[Link] 2020 was a year of reckoning for the IoT

A lack of standards and a centralized platform is slowing down IoT growth:

It’s not that IoT has hit a wall; rather, tech companies responsible for developing and selling the technology have been tapping the brakes as they find ways to create closed tracks where their products can run in isolation, ensuring vendor control and profits.

Original source: 2020 was a year of reckoning for the IoT