There is a relatively new computer term making its rounds in tech circles: IoT. Have you seen the letters “IoT” because it refers to the Internet of Things? What is the Internet of Things? A simple explanation: Everything is on the Internet. The current thought is to put everything on the Internet. In theory, this sounds like a great idea. Think about it. When you are on your way home on a cold evening, you can use your cellphone or computer to turn up the heat at your home.