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More IT Organizations Prepare for Enterprise Mobility Expansion

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Global media tablet sales will grow at a 21% CAGR between 2014 and 2019, which translates into unit sales of 123.9 million units in 2019. Use-cases for business apps continue to produce double-digit growth. As open source mobile app development for tablets advances, the pressure increases on IT to support BYOD policies.

via Strategy Analytics

Why Wearable Device Shipments will Soar in China During 2015

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Last year, 13.0 million wearable devices were shipped in China. That was already a 150% increase over 2013. Wearable device shipments in China are forecast to increase by 169.2% and reach 35 million units in 2015.

via eMarketer

Mobile Device Revenues Grow to $97 Billion in Q1 2015

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The mobile device market grew 17% in the first quarter of 2015 to $97 billion. The growth was almost entirely driven by smartphones, which grew by 32% — which offset a 15% decline of basic feature phones.

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Media Tablets Gain Adoption within Western European Firms

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The latest IDC enterprise study reveals that media tablet penetration is accelerating in the UK, France, and Germany, and is expected to reach more than 15% of the total client device base by 2018 — that’s up from 6% in the second half of 2014.

via IDC

Ultra HDTV Shipments Reach a Monthly Record of 3 Million Units


Ultra high definition LCD TV panel shipments continue to rise. Shipments of 4K TV panels in April 2015 exceeded 3 million units for the first time — comprising 14% of all TV panels shipped globally during the month, according to IHS.

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Overall Media Tablet Market Continues to Decrease in 2015

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Global sales of business tablets (Personal Liable + Corporate Liable) to enterprise users totaled 19.1 million units in Q1 2015, representing a -7% decrease over the same quarter a year earlier. In comparison, the overall media tablet market decreased -1% in the first quarter, going to 51.8 million units from 56.7 million in Q1 2014.

via Strategy Analytics

Connected Home Device Market Growth has Slowed in 2015

Connected Home Devices

Data shows that as of May 2015, consumer demand for connected home devices — such as thermostats, light bulbs, locks, sensors and cameras — experienced its first drop below the level of a year ago, a sign that consumer interest has apparently stalled.

via Digital Lifescapes


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