Jason Hope, a well-known internet entrepreneur, investor, and futurist based in Scottsdale, Arizona, has just released a new ebook titled ‘Understanding the Internet-of-Things Revolution: A quick guide for thriving in the IoT era.’ This book is a perfect guide for someone who is interested in the future of technology and its business-related values. Since everyone is excited about the potential of IoT in both social and business settings, the book focuses on providing an understanding of how to successfully apply IoT to these sectors and the future implications of the IoT paradigm.
— Jason Hope (@JasonHope) March 17, 2016
Internet-of-things refers to the connection of gadgets to the internet. Smartphones, cars, kitchen appliances, machines in manufacturing plants, and anything with a sensor on it, can be internet-connected to exchange data and services between each other, while at the same time being connected to people. Adopting IoT will ensure that ventures or activities that were previously impossible to carry out will get completed with ease.
Those that would take more time and effort would be carried out faster and more efficiently therefore saving on time, reducing chances of error, and subsequently optimizing on productivity. It will, in turn, improve the quality of life significantly. With IoT being the direction of the future, in this ebook, Jason captures the main pillars of IoT as well as the applications with the highest social and business impacts. He also touches on how business models, social contracts, business cultures and people’s behavior need to evolve to ensure that the transition to the IoT paradigm is smooth.
Jason Hope grew up in Tempe, Arizona, and is an alumnus of Arizona State University where he received an undergraduate degree in finance, then a Masters in Business Administration at the same university at its W.P Carey School of Business. With this knowledge and his passion for technology, he can somehow predict the future of technology, and therefore advise and guide interested individuals on how to capitalize on it all.
Apart from being an entrepreneur and investor, Jason is also a philanthropist known for his charitable giving to the community aimed at assisting those who need assistance. He has been on the forefront in the fight against aging by contributing to a non-profit organization, SENS Foundation, for Research on Rejuvenation Biotechnologies and its mission to fight and reduce diseases related to aging. He began his contribution in December 2010, with a donation of half a million dollars.
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