A year of unprecedented disruption and change has come to a close.
Ahead lies an exciting 2021 when life will presumably get back to something like normal and long-pent-up economic energies should burst forth to drive economic expansion.
On the tech front, the Internet of Things (IoT) will continue to emerge as a transformative influence in how we live. It will play a role in restoring order after pandemic-induced chaos, help welcome customers and employees back to offices, and enable new smart city initiatives.
And that's not all. Here are 11 things we can expect from the IoT in the year 2021.