Advantages of the Internet of Things to transport

Advantages of the Internet of Things to transport -

Internet of Things can be applied to any devices such as smart phones or laptops. Soon it will be common on vehicles too. The vehicle could be the most expensive computing device that a person can possess. Some features of the Internet of things are already implemented in automobiles, especially those made after 2010. They are characteristic to listen to satellite radio, view streaming video, viewing and use smartphone application, navigate routes, request roadside assistance, remote door unlock and find places open parking.

Tesla cars are made following is such that any update on the car system can be done via wireless. It is made possible by using the Internet of Things. If there is no internet or things connected car concept, it would be a hassle to do. If there is a problem with the car, the owner will have to make an appointment, bring the car to the service center and wait until it finishes.


Toyota, on the other hand, is coming with a car whose interior and exterior can be changed as easy as when you want to change your PC or mobile devices. All you have to do is choose the "car top" background that you want to modify, customize the name and press Enter.

car driving could be realized sooner than he should be. Most cars are competing to be the first to release the autonomous vehicles. Mercedes, for example, is coming up with an autonomous car that looks like the interior of a meeting room or living room where the driver and front passenger are able to turn around to allow face to face communication. In addition, touch screens will be implemented on nearly every available surface. It is good as a distraction for your children especially in long journey and so there is no more "How long until we get there?" Question.

There are also devices that can be used in conjunction with automobiles. one of them is automatic that can be easily bought at $ 99. When auto is plugged into the port of your car OBD II, it will be able to provide you with newspapers travel and mileage, and automatically request emergency assistance in case there is an accident. apart from this, there are also several applications that able to help drivers find empty parking slot. therefore, if a car passes and scans that there is an empty parking space along the way, it will download this information in the cloud to alert other cars about this.

another way that it can be used is that whenever there is heavy traffic and there is a car that unfortunately stuck in it, it is able to download the information in the cloud to alert other cars so they do will not add to the clutter and find another alternative route. In this way, the other car could reach the destination in time.


Internet of things on the transport industry can also be used to transfer physical goods from one end to the other. Matternet already working on a system that is capable of doing the same principles as the Internet. The company is looking at the possibility of using drones that are capable of transporting goods to do it.

Despite all these advantages, there are also challenges for the Internet of Things in the transportation industry. Much more work is needed to ensure the system is safe, reliable and highly secure.

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