A recent Bloomberg report on Apple’s RF ambitions is probably not as earth shaking as it seems. That being said, Apple appears to have some very big, tantalizing ambitions for pushing what is possible with communications.
At what point does the hassle of managing all these connected devices outweigh the benefits of having a ‘smart home’? Someone is going to need to simplify it all. You will know when we have arrived when no one uses the term “Educating the Consumer” when discussing their IoT strategy.