State of the Music Publishing Nation

State of the Music Publishing Nation

Now that streaming is settling into its role as the de-facto mode of consumption (contributing to 50% of music industry revenues last year), the acceleration of publishing growth is becoming more apparent, with increased growth rates for the past three years.

via Midia Research

IoT Deployment Revenue will Reach $1 Trillion in 2022

IoT Deployment Revenue will Reach $1 Trillion in 2022

While organizations are investing in hardware, software, and services to support their IoT initiatives, their next challenge is finding solutions that help them to manage, process, and analyze the huge amounts of data being generated from all these connected things.

via Digital Lifescapes

Digital Asset Management Market to Reach $6.3 Billion

Digital Asset Management Market to Reach $6.3 Billion

The global digital asset management market, which was valued at $1.7 billion in 2016, will reach a CAGR of 15.6% from 2017 to 2025 and account for $6.3 billion by 2025. North America will hold the largest market share during the forecast period.

via Transparency Market Research

Why the Apollo 11 Mission Impacts Future Generations

Why the Apollo 11 Mission Impacts Future Generations

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of this unprecedented technological and cultural milestone (the moon landing), experts in various disciplines weigh in on how the space program continues to shape their fields today.

via World Economic Forum

Global Quest for Elusive Smartphone Growth

Global Quest for Elusive Smartphone Growth

Globally the smartphone market is no longer expanding. IDC forecasts an increase of just 1.8% in units to 2023, with volumes rising over the 1.5 billion unit threshold annually after a dip this year. Where does that leave emerging markets, which for many years were a motor of growth?

via IDC

How Blockchain will Drive Mobile Money Transfer Growth

How Blockchain will Drive Mobile Money Transfer Growth

According to Juniper Research, the volume of domestic money transfers via mobile phones will exceed 203 billion in 2024 — that’s up from 130 billion in 2019. Domestic person-to-person (P2P) payments will drive this growth, accounting for 80 percent of all domestic transfers in 2024.

via Digital Lifescapes

Why Blockchain Innovation Needs a Business Case

Why Blockchain Innovation Needs a Business Case

“Prior to embarking on a blockchain project, 59% of respondents said they had no confidence that the project would deliver a positive return on investment – and only 38% of those who have implemented the technology developed a business case prior to investing.”

via World Economic Forum