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Media Tablet Demand Contracts Across the Globe

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The worldwide media tablet market contracted in the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17) with total shipments of 36.2 million — that’s a year-over-year decline of 8.5 percent, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

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An Uncertain Future for the PC Market Lingers in 2017

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Worldwide personal computer (PC) shipments totaled 62.2 million units in the first quarter of 2017 — that’s a 2.4 percent decline from the first quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. Moreover, it’s the first time since 2007 that shipments fell below 63 million units in one quarter.

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Smartphone Shipments will Reach 1.53 Billion by 2021

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Worldwide smartphone shipments will rebound in 2017, according to the latest market study by IDC. While growth is expected to be consistent, IDC predicts shipment volumes to grow by 4.2 percent in 2017 and 4.4 percent in 2018 — with a CAGR of 3.8 percent over the 2016-2021 forecast period.

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How Cloud Service Adoption Transforms Personal Computing

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Global consumer electronics vendors experienced a challenging environment in 2016, due to the shift in product preferences of savvy buyers. With the exception of Chromebooks, the personal computing category has not had the market demand or device shipments that could sustain the vendors.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Data from Wearables will Transform Healthcare Policy

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The gradual change in direction for fitness wearables to become essential healthcare devices will lead to over 75 million Americans using dedicated activity trackers by 2021 — that’s over double the current user base, according to the latest market study by Juniper Research.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Internet-Connected TV Market Reached Maturity in 2016

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According to new research from The Diffusion Group (TDG), the penetration of Internet-connected TVs among U.S. broadband households has increased nearly 50 percent since 2013 — from 50 percent market penetration to 74 percent at the end of 2016.

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Why Consumer IoT Devices will Deploy Advanced Security

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The consumer IoT installed base will reach over 15 billion units by 2021, an increase of 120 percent over 2016, according to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research.

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