THE MOBILE ECOSYSTEM Just another evolutionary story.
Not that long ago…We talked about a computer.It filled an entire room.
But pretty soon came the PC.First in the offices.And consequently at home.
And they became portableFirst to support mobile co-workers likes salesrepresentatives.And consequently at home.It still wasn’t good enough to work on the couch.
So then came the SmartphoneWhich was actually not a computer…But had the guts to act as one for people at home.
Tablets were next up.Who are very comfy on the couch.
SOME SORT OF MOBILE ECOSYSTEM EVOLVED It impacts life, it impacts business, it impacts politics, it impacts everything.
App stores all over.Was only step 1 for the ecosystem to develop.
Social media apps in the storesAllowed people to connect on the go.
Interconnected peopleWas the second step that contributed to the mobileecosystem.
INTERCONNECTED PEOPLE IMPACTED THE WORLD To say the least.
The mobile ecosystem impactArab Spring revolution
The mobile ecosystem impactHelp & support when disaster strikes at Pukkelpop.
The mobile ecosystem impactWeinergate: it’s my dick in a tweet.
IMPACT INTERCONNECTED PEOPLE PROVEN? What’s next?
A GUESS:INTERCONNECTED OBJECTS To integrate in the current mobile ecosystem.
The Internet of Things.Interconnected objects might be the next big thingto integrate in the mobile ecosystem.Experts don’t call it mobile anymore but theInternet of Things.I believe both are about to come together.
The Intelligent FridgeInnovative packaging in combination with asmarfridge could go a long way.Auto-ordering, recipe integration,…The dietist of the future might be your next fridge.
The Intelligent DoorknobImagine an ‘Alice in Wonderland’ doorknob…A doorknob that can see, listen and speak…He spots me with a large shopping bag andintelligently and politely opens the door for me.
IMPACT?Pretty sure it will have an impact on life.