The Internet of Things (IoT) essentially brings together advanced software with sensors and other end-devices on a communications network and if used the right way,can lead to a better and transformed Uganda, Africa and the world.
The proliferation of the internet has ushered in an age where we are all dependent on technology to think for us and carry out even the minutest of tasks. While the internet has in most cases brought about a number of challenges, therein also lies a myriad of opportunity.
Confronting these challenges requires political will as well as a new approach to utilize the internet and innovative technology not only for profit making and social connection, but for the good of the human race. The link between the internet and the devices that simplify our lives is one such connection that is now being explored to spur human and social development world over.