Gadgets Outnumber People in America

This article is from Issue 62: March/April 2013

There are now more web-connected devices in the United States than there are actual people—like, a lot more. Research from NPD Group says the U.S. is home to 425 million web-connected devices, while the U.S. Census Bureau reports a population of 315 million. Welcome to the world, robots. Looks like you’ll be handling things from here.