Internet of Things (IoT) connections will surpass mobile by 2018, according to communications giant Ericsson.
In the firm’s annual Mobility Report, it said IoT connections will climb by 23 per cent annually for the next five years, hitting 16 billion in 2021.
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That’s a much higher growth percentage than mobile, which Ericsson expects to grow at three percent annually over the next five years, rising from 7