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Outlook for U.S. Broadband Cord-Cutter Trends

Outlook for U.S. Broadband Cord-Cutter Trends

5G mobile broadband will drive a new wave of wired telecom disruption. “Roughly 10 percent of broadband subscribers are likely broadband cord-cutters, with half of them highly likely to make the change in the next 12 months.”

via Parks Assoc

U.S. Data Privacy Concerns Gain Momentum

U.S. Data Privacy Concerns Gain Momentum

Seventy-five percent of U.S. broadband households want tight control over their personal data, and over half are concerned about unauthorized users gaining control of their data. Less than one-third trust their providers to adequately safeguard their data.

via Parks Assoc

83% of U.S. Households Have Internet Access

83% of U.S. Households Have Internet Access

The most common reason for not getting Internet service at home is a lack of perceived need (cited by 46%).  This reason is followed by cost (cited by 17%), the ability to access the Internet on a smartphone (cited by 11%), and availability issues (cited by 9%).

via Leichtman Research Group

Smart Homes Enable New Models for Healthcare Services

Smart Homes Enable New Models for Healthcare Services

The ubiquity of broadband connectivity, development of smart sensors, and the decreasing costs of devices have already made it possible to offer aging-in-place, chronic disease management, and post-acute care services in smart homes.

via Digital Lifescapes

Could 5G Wireless Disrupt the Broadband Status-Quo?

Could 5G Wireless Disrupt the Broadband Status-Quo?

The worldwide fixed wireless broadband access market has been growing steadily over the past several years. ABI Research now forecasts that the market will grow by 30 percent in 2018 and will generate $18 billion in service revenue. That being said, let’s explore the market dynamics.

via Digital Lifescapes

Mobile Infrastructure Revenue Reached $43B in 2016

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As of January 30, 2017, 581 total commercial LTE networks have been launched. All indicators point to a year of 4G LTE decline in 2017 as a result of diminishing new service rollouts worldwide.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Fixed Wireless Broadband Growth will Expand in 2017

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Telecom service providers have been seeking new, less capital-intensive, ways to deliver broadband Internet access to homes. Advances in fixed wireless communications will create opportunities to reach new subscribers.

Source: Digital Lifescapes