Tag Archive | technology

Best Cities in the World for Tech Innovation and Talent

Austin Texas Tech City market research

Austin, Texas ranks as the world’s number one Tech City. IBM, Dell, and AMD all have a long-established presence here, and today low taxes, favorable real estate costs and a strong entrepreneurial culture mean the Texan capital maintains access to some of the world’s top talent.

Source: World Economic Forum

Agricultural Robots and Drones Bring Big Data to Farming

agriculture drone market research

According to a new study, agriculture will be a major market for drones, reaching over $480 million in 2027. Unmanned remote-controlled helicopters have already been spraying rice fields in Japan since early 1990s.

Source: IDTechEx

Growth Challenges Drive Semiconductor Market M&A

global semiconductor market research

Semiconductors are the heart of information technology and telecommunications systems. Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled $343.5 billion in 2016 — that’s a 2.6 percent increase from 2015 revenue of $334.9 billion, according to Gartner.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Technology Transforms Education and Skills Demand

education skills jobs market research

As we embark on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it’s clear that technology will play a central role in nearly all aspects of our lives. Research by the World Economic Forum estimates that 65% of children entering primary school will find themselves in occupations that today do not exist.

Source: World Economic Forum

Mobile Internet Drives Worldwide Online Economic Growth

mobile internet market research

Nearly 47 percent of the world’s population will use the internet at least once a month in 2017 (either via desktop or laptop computer or more likely on a mobile device) — that’s a 6.1 percent increase vs. 2016.

Source: eMarketer

New Way of Thinking to Lead the Charge for Digital Disruption

CIO CTO leadership market research

Challenge your IT department to re-think their role, and how they can strategically advance the company. It’s not sufficient for them to ensure that all the business processes and operations run smoothly and acceptable costs.

Source: Chief Executive

China Leads the Growth of Global Robotics Adoption

china robotics market research

Investment in robotic systems and related services will more than double in China, growing from $24.6 billion in 2016 to $59.4 billion in 2020, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

Source: Digital Lifescapes