07/25/2013 03:19 pm ET Updated Sep 24, 2013

Tweeting Toaster: Hans Scharler Connects His Toaster To Twitter (VIDEO)

The Internet is old news. With the rise of 3D printing and networked devices, the next wave of connectivity has been dubbed "the Internet of things." On HuffPost Live Wednesday, Hans Scharler co-founder of ioBridge and creator of ThinkSpeak, explained how he enabled an ordinary home appliance -- his toaster -- to live tweet its progress. He demonstrates how it works to HuffPost Live's Alyona Minkovski.

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