It might surprise you to know that there is another market creating programmable avatars on a global scale. This market is of much larger scope and size than that of Facebook, yet is currently flying under the radar. Consider this: while Facebook is attempting to digitize and “platformize” every Internet user in the world (currently more than 2  billion people), the Machine-to-Machine market is doing exactly the same with all of the world’s machines, devices, and real-time information sources – over 7 trillion potential targets and counting.

Published Date: 
Mon, 10/24/2011
Publisher Source: 
Forbes