Home automation. Wi-Fi-connected appliances. The Internet of things. These tech industry buzz concepts can get the crowd going at conferences like Le Web and the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), but ask your mother or a random colleague what they think about them. Normal people don’t even know what this stuff is. But soon they will.
Nest, The iPod Of Smart Home Tech, Preps Consumers For The Future – ReadWrite
Update on Nest and Internet of Things.