Another case of tech giants fighting like Sony's BetaMax and JVC's VHS which won the video battle in the end?
Or will Apple, Google, Samsung et all work for an optimal inter-operative IoT standard? Needs that for the full benefits of IoT, sensors, Big Data Analytics and AI to deliver promised benefits to consumers
You may not have the resources to do everything, and you may not have the capacity, the bandwidth, the processing power to do everything in an individual product, so you have to make selections," says Tom Kerber, an analyst with Parks Associates. "Limiting those choices to the critical few is important." Meanwhile, consumers are left to untangle a spider web of product integrations. Samsung SmartThings devices, for instance, are controllable through Amazon’s Alexa system, but not through Siri. August smart locks are controllable through Siri, but not through Alexa. Philips Hue lightbulbs have some neat integrations with Nest, but Cree lightbulbs don’t. Wouldn’t it be nice if you didn’t have to think about all this stuff?