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U.S. Digital User Focused on Activities, Not Devices

U.S. Digital User Focused on Activities, Not Devices

With smartphone adoption slowing, growth is expected to be less than 2% this year and remain low throughout the forecast period. The biggest shifts occurring among the U.S. digital audience are no longer device-related, but rather, based on activities.

via eMarketer

Emotion AI Systems Will Transform Personal Devices

Emotion AI Systems Will Transform Personal Devices

Artificial intelligence (AI) systems are already very sophisticated. Gartner predicts that by 2022, AI-enabled personal devices will know a lot more about that person’s emotional state. Moreover, AI is a disruptive force that will reshape the way we interact with many personal devices.

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Six Digital Video Trends for 2018

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In 2018, eMarketer estimates, 181.5 million people in the U.S. will use connected TVs at least once per month — a number that amounts to just over 55% of the general population. By 2021, connected TV users will reach 194.4 million.

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Worldwide Wearables Market Grows 7.3% in Q3 2017

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The worldwide wearables market took another step forward in the third quarter of 2017 (3Q17) with total shipment volume reaching 26.3 million units, that’s up by 7.3 percent year over year, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC).

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Commercial Training Apps for Virtual Reality Systems

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More CTOs are being tasked to assess the commercial applications of augmented and virtual reality technologies. These systems are increasingly being applied, due to their ability to provide immersive training environments, accurately simulate dangerous situations, and avoid costly travel and equipment-related expenses.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Wearable Technology Transforms In-Store Retail

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ABI Research forecasts enterprise retail wearable shipments will reach nearly 10 million in 2022, increasing from just 2 million in 2017 — that’s a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 38 percent.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Personal Computer Market Continues Downward Trend

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Personal computer (PC) manufacturers will find no relief from the latest overall industry assessment. Worldwide PC shipments totaled 67 million units in the third quarter of 2017 — that’s a 3.6 percent decline from the third quarter of 2016, according to the latest global market study by Gartner.

Source: Digital Lifescapes