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Exploring Top Smart City Projects in the United States

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Smart City projects have gained momentum over the last decade, as more municipalities across North American have launched a wide variety of digital transformation initiatives. That said, some cities have achieved significant outcomes that enable them to improve services for citizens.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

U.S. Proximity Mobile Payments will Reach $49.29 Billion

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eMarketer estimates the value of U.S. proximity mobile payment transactions will total $49.29 billion in 2017 — that’s up 78.1% from last year. Though the growth rate will remain in double digits through the forecast period, it will slow down to 23.9% in 2021.

Source: eMarketer

Why Peer-to-Peer Payment Transactions will Double by 2021

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The transaction value of U.S. mobile peer-to-peer (P2P) payments will grow 55% this year to $120.38 billion, and that will double by 2021. In 2017, 63.5 million U.S. adults will use a P2P payment app at least once a month.

Source: eMarketer

State of U.S. Consumers and Technology in 2017

“We identify early adopters of new technologies who experiment with and rely on technology. In 2017 this means that 14% of US online adults use a fitness tracker, 8% use a smart speaker with a personal assistant and 7% use Apple Pay.”

Source: Forrester

How Mobile Drives Growth of American Travel Revenues

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According to eMarketer’s latest forecast on digital and mobile travel. This year, digital travel sales in the U.S. will reach $189.62 billion, 40 percent of which will come from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Source: eMarketer

Study Finds U.S. Merchants Increase Digital Sales in 2017

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The 2017 American Express Digital Payments Survey shows that consumers are increasingly relying on online and mobile technology to make purchases, opening new opportunities for merchants to reach more customers and grow revenue.

Source: American Express

Industrial Robot Impact on the North American Economy

Sales of robots in North America have surged by 32% in the last year, and that’s after a record year in 2016. It’s the robotics industry’s strongest ever first-quarter results, according to the Robotics Industries Association.

Source: World Economic Forum