Check out The Alchemy of IoT, Part 2: IoT Through the Ages by Shirad Salaheddine. Here is an excerpt:
…and everything you’ll ever need to know to pass your IoT history class.
The Alchemy of IoT, as we defined it in Part I of our Alchemy of IoT series is the true transmutation from a world of visible and connected objects to a Smart and (Almost) Invisible World of Autonomous Interconnected…
The full article is available here.