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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

Growth: Why CEOs Crave Digital Transformation Results

Growth: Why CEOs Crave Digital Transformation Results

Eighty-two percent of Gartner’s survey respondents agreed that they had a management initiative or transformation program underway to make their companies more digital — that’s up from 62 percent in 2018.

via Digital Lifescapes

Digital Money Transfer will Reach $525 Billion by 2024

Digital Money Transfer will Reach $525 Billion by 2024

Mobile and online (digital) money transfer offerings will continue to transform the market. New technologies, such as blockchain, will further accelerate the trend.

via Digital Lifescapes

Worldwide IT Services Revenue Exceeded $1 Trillion

Worldwide IT Services Revenue Exceeded $1 Trillion

For the entire year, worldwide IT services revenues crossed the $1 trillion mark in 2018. Annual growth accelerated slightly to 4.3 percent. This largely reflects overall healthy corporate IT spending sustained by large enterprises’ cautious yet optimistic business outlook.

via Digital Lifescapes

Smart Pole Revenue will Reach $1 Billion in 2022

Smart Pole Revenue will Reach $1 Billion in 2022

Various governments have started initiatives to transform their cities into a smart city. According to TMR, with the adaptation of digital technology on a street level, street lights are experiencing a makeover and are being revamped into ‘smart’ street lights.

via TMR

Why Mergers and Acquisitions are Declining in 2019

Why Mergers and Acquisitions are Declining in 2019

Greater market volatility, geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and China, Brexit anxiety in Europe, and economic headwinds precipitated a slowdown in M&A activity. Only 3,558 transactions worth $801.5B were registered in 1Q19, a 15% decrease compared to 1Q18 (5,085 deals worth $943.5B).

via Mergermarket

How the Mobile Internet Enables Connected Vehicles

How the Mobile Internet Enables Connected Vehicles

Worldwide shipments of connected vehicles will reach 51.1 million units in 2019 — that’s an increase of 45.4% over 2018. By 2023, worldwide shipments are forecast to reach 76.3 million units with a five-year CAGR of 16.8%.

via IDC