By Peter Semmelhack
Companies like fb and Twitter have redefined social interplay. yet what if “machines” like vehicles, bicycles, healthiness screens, home equipment, tools, and anything you could hook up with the web, may possibly all turn into participants of your social community, acquire info you care approximately, and feed it again to you at simply the best time? Nike+ is already doing this in your physique, yet each significant undefined, from healthcare to autos to domestic building, is now development sensors and electronic connectivity into their subsequent new release of goods. businesses like Ford, Pepsi, Verizon, and Procter and Gamble also are utilizing “social machines” to arrive new markets, increase brand/market understanding, and bring up revenues. Social Machines is the 1st e-book for company humans, marketers, product builders, and technologists, explaining how this pattern will swap our international, how your online business will profit, and the way to create hooked up items that buyers love.
* Explains how clever telephones and drugs permit Social Machines
* Describes how electronic know-how is being “baked in” to the main not likely new products—even wheelchairs.
* Articulates how the “Internet of Things” is changing into social—and why that’s the root for strong new company models
In the very close to destiny, each nice new product should be social. the following level of interplay among humans and the environment is upon us.
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Social Machines: How to Develop Connected Products That Change Customers' Lives by Peter Semmelhack