The international numbering ranges assigned by ITU for machine-to-machine communications are generally used for data connectivity.
The potential for data-driven medicine and predictive analytics is clear. AI and machine learning are assisting healthcare providers with more informed clinical decision-making and enabling patients to take an active role in their own health, with access to real-time data via wearables and mobile apps.
In 2016 44.7 million metric tonnes of e-waste was generated. This is equivalent to 9 Great Pyramids of Giza, according to the Global E-waste Monitor 2017 report