Devices that are able to combine multiple functions will help reduce clutter and ultimately be the way forward.

How many devices do you own? A smartphone, tablet, and laptop? A desktop, MP3 player, and TV? An Xbox, PS3, or Kinect? According to recent research, the average person now owns five devices that connect to the Internet, with some owning as many as 15. Additional research indicates that there are currently more connected devices in the world than the world population– and connected device ownership is only expected to outpace population projections at a continuously wider margin. Just how fast is connected device ownership growing?

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