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Smartwatch Reset: Wearable Tech Vendor Reaction

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According to the Juniper assessment, multi-functional smartwatches are the most visible smartwatch category overall, but now that initial interest has waned, the segment is consolidating.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Smart Home Revenue will Reach $195 Billion in 2021

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Revenues from smart home hardware and services will reach $83 billion this year, rising to $195 billion by 2021, according to Juniper Research. This revenue upside will be generated through entertainment, automation, healthcare and connected devices.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Personal Assistants will Transform Our User Experience

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Gartner’s annual mobile applications survey found that 42 percent of respondents in the U.S. and 32 percent in the UK used VPAs on their smartphones in the last three months. More than 37 percent of respondents (average across U.S. and UK) used a VPA at least one or more times a day.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Consumer Tech Spending will Reach $3.4 Trillion in 2020

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While total consumer digital spending is going up, the nature of the spend is changing. For example, just as consumers shift spending towards digital content, consumers worldwide are moving digital spending towards online media and away from entertainment devices.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Can Wearables Adoption Reach Mainstream Consumers?

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eMarketer has significantly revised its estimates of wearable-device users in the U.S. market. The still-young category showed early promise, but usage has not expanded beyond early adopters.

Source: eMarketer

Global PC Market Decline will Continue into 2017

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Personal computer (PC) vendors will remember 2016 as yet another year where their hopes for a market growth recovery failed to materialize. Worldwide PC shipments are forecast to decline by 6.4 percent in 2016, according to the latest worldwide market study by IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Outlook for New Smartphone Tech Innovation during 2017

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Worldwide smartphone shipments will reach 1.45 billion units, with a year-over-year growth rate of just 0.6 percent in 2016, according to the latest market study by IDC. Although growth remains positive, it is down significantly from the 10.4 percent growth rate in 2015.

Source: Digital Lifescapes