Exploring Blockchain Apps within Creative Industries

Blockchain has the potential to become a powerful disruptive force. A survey of 800 executives, featured in the same book, suggests 58% believe that up to 10% of global GDP will be stored using blockchain technology.

Source: World Economic Forum

The Four Waves of Augmented Reality (that Apple owns)

Since early 2015 we’ve said that Apple could deliver as great dominance and profitability in AR as it has in mobile today. These four waves could drive AR from tens of millions of users and $1.2 billion last year, to over a billion users and $83 billion by 2021.

Source: Digi-Capital

Cognitive System Users will Reach One Million by 2022

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ABI Research predicts the number of businesses adopting artificial intelligence (AI) technologies worldwide will grow significantly, up from 7,000 this year to nearly 900,000 in 2022 — that’s a CAGR of 162 percent.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Worldwide Revenue for Robotics will Reach $230.7 Billion

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New applications for robots are growing rapidly, as more industries adopt the technology. Worldwide purchases of robotics, including drones and robotics-related hardware, software and services, will total $97.2 billion in 2017 — that’s an increase of 17.9 percent over 2016, according to IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Digital Transformation of In-Flight Entertainment Services

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According to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research, commercial aircraft adopting in-flight Wi-Fi services will reach 14,419 globally by 2022 — that’s up from an estimated 5,243 in 2017.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Next-Gen Digital Business Growth Fuels IT Investments

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Digital transformation projects drive requirements for new business technology investment. Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.5 trillion in 2017 — that’s a 2.4 percent increase from 2016, according to Gartner. That growth is up from the previous quarter’s forecast of 1.4 percent.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Mainframe Reinvention: Trusted Digital Experiences

Hear from this globally recognized trust expert whose theory of collaborative consumption was named by TIME as one of the Ten Ideas That Will Change the World.”

Source: IBM