Part 1 Create a discussion thread (with your name) and answer the following question: Discussion (Chapter 13): Research Apple Home Pod. How does it interact with smart home devices? Alexa is now connected to smart home devices such as thermostats and microwaves. Find examples of other appliances that are connected to Alexa and write a report. Your response should be at least 250 words. There must be at least one APA formatted reference (and APA in-text citation) to support the thoughts in the post. Do not use direct quotes, rather rephrase the author’s words and continue to use in-text citations.
Part 2 Respond to two postings provided by your classmates with at least 100 words each. Part 3 1. Compare the IoT with regular Internet. 2. Discuss the potential impact of autonomous vehicles on our lives. 3. Why must a truly smart home have a bot? 4. Why is the IoT considered a disruptive technology? 3. AT&T is active in smart city projects. Investigate their activities (solutions). Write a summary. 4. It is said that the IoT will enable new customer service and B2B interactions. Explain how. Find information about Sophia, a robot from Hanson Robotics. Summarize her capabilities. When submitting work, be sure to include an APA cover page at least 300 words and include at least two APA formatted references (and APA in-text citations) to support the work this week. All work must be original (not copied from any source). For more information on Smart Home Devices read this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smart_home_technology