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Wireless Technology Trends will Fuel New IoT Apps

Wireless Technology Trends will Fuel New IoT Apps

According to ABI Research, Internet of Things (IoT) end markets will represent 31 percent of total Bluetooth and 27 percent of Wi-Fi device shipments in 2024 — that’s up from 13 percent and 10 percent respectively in 2018.

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How Wireless Technology is Evolving for IoT Applications

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Smart home, beacon, wearable, and other nascent Internet of Things (IoT) applications — including energy management and smart cities — are to propel the wireless IoT connectivity market forward, according to the latest worldwide market study by ABI Research.

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Bluetooth Apps Ecosystem Evolves for the Internet of Things

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Wireless communication will adapt to meet the growing needs from the Internet of Things (IoT). Meanwhile, Bluetooth enabled device shipments will increase from 2.8 billion units in 2015 to more than 4.6 billion in 2020, according to the latest market study by ABI Research.

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Bluetooth Low Energy Beacon Apps will Grow in 2016

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Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Beacons have emerged as a major new wireless technology with a multi-billion dollar market development opportunity — and it’s a key part the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem.

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Wearable Device Shipments to Reach 228.3 Million by 2020

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Shipments of connected wearables reached 72.5 million in 2015, that’s up from 25.3 million devices in the previous year, according to the latest worldwide market study by Berg Insight. Many of these devices have become a significant part of the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) phenomena.

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Consumer Satisfaction with Smart Home Automation Apps

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Within the mainstream marketplace, the notion of an Internet of Things (IoT) still translates into having more potential applications in the home, popularized by innovations like smart thermostats that learn from the user’s personal preferences. That said, this is very much a nascent market.

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Industrial Internet of Things will Reach 43.5 Million Devices

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As more machine-to-machine (M2M) applications are being created, Internet connectivity will become essential to numerous heavy industries around the globe. The installed base of wireless Internet of Things (IoT) devices in industrial automation reached 10.3 million in 2014.

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How Retailers are Utilizing In-Store Wireless Technologies

Retailers In-Store Wireless Technologies

Retailers are investing more on in-store digital technology that has the potential to improve the shopping experience. ABI Research has forecast well over one million indoor location retail deployments by 2020, with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons now established as the key building block for indoor location.

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Emergence of the Wireless Personal Area Network App

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A smart wireless device is a stand-alone piece of hardware which can link to a nearby smartphone, often via a short-range wireless technology such as Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. The device will typically have a companion software app, which will add value to the data received from the hardware device.

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Why Incentives make Sharing Wearable Data more Palatable

Eighty percent of consumers have privacy concerns with wearable Internet of Things (IoT) connected technologies. But half of those same consumers said they would be willing to share personal data collected by such devices with third-party retailers when presented with compensation such as a coupon or discount.

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