Keynote at J. Boye Philadelphia 13 by Bebo White:
In the not too distant future our perception of what constitutes the World Wide Web is going to change.
Far more devices and objects will become ‘first-class citizens’ of the Web and communicate via Web protocols. It is critical for us to prepare for this ‘Web of Things’ and understand how to use Web standards to interconnect all varieties of embedded devices (sensors, mobile telephones, personal and home appliances, etc.) in order to make them easier to use, operate seamlessly with other components of the Web, and be available to existing Web applications.
What unique demands and challenges will the ‘Web of Things’ pose to current Web developers and designers?