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Digital Assistants are Gaining Adoption on Smartphones

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Many smartphone users are regularly searching for information through voice commands with virtual digital assistants such as Google Now, Siri, Cortana and Alexa. Nearly 27% of those polled use voice search assistants once a week, and 22% already use them daily.

Source: eMarketer

Virtual Reality Platforms Gain Many New Use Cases

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With an influx of standalone VR devices, a greater range of use cases will be explored, broadening the gaming-focused VR market of today. Furthermore, ABI Research anticipates a total market size of $64 billion by 2021.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Research: Software-Defined Perimeter for the Cloud

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Cloud adoption has soared, and yet recent surveys indicate that security is still a concern. Over 67% of respondents indicated that an inability to enforce corporate security standards represents a barrier to cloud adoption, while 61% noted that compliance concerns pose a barrier.

Source: Cloud Security Alliance

How Digital Audio Drives Mobile App Activity in America

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In 2017, adult mobile internet users in the U.S. will spend nearly three-quarters of their daily app time conducting five activities: listening to digital audio, social networking, gaming, video viewing and messaging.

Source: eMarketer

How Data Science Automation Enables Complex Analytics

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More than 40 percent of data science tasks will be automated by 2020, resulting in increased productivity and broader usage of data and analytics by citizen data scientists, according to the latest worldwide market study by Gartner.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

More Organizations Seek Holistic IoT Analytic Solutions

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Enterprise applications for big data continues to gain momentum across the globe. Moreover, cognitive computing and cloud technologies are making it much easier to extract valuable insights from vast amounts of stored data. That insight is a key component of successful digital transformation projects.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

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