The Internet of Things and the Eclipse of Capitalism

by   |    April 25, 2014

In this excerpt from his new book, “The Zero Marginal Cost Society,” author Jeremy Rifkin argues that the Internet of Things will connect every thing and everyone in an integrated global network and reduce the marginal cost of producing and delivering goods and services across the entire economy to near zero. Read More…



Stream Processing Poised for Boost from Internet of Things

by   |    August 2, 2013

Of big data’s famously challenging three Vs—volume, variety, and velocity—it’s velocity that is poised for an enormous breakout from a glut of information generated by the Internet of things. Soon, sensors on everything from cell phones to refrigerators will be Read More…