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Mobile Advertising will Surpass TV During 2018

Mobile Advertising will Surpass TV During 2018

Mobile advertising will grow more than three times faster than total media this year, 23.5% vs. 6.6%. Transitioning competition from traditional to mobile formats is leading to escalating ad prices as brands vie for mobile placements.

via eMarketer

Asian Telcos are Leading Global Innovation Investment

Asian Telcos are Leading Global Innovation Investment

In its latest benchmarking study to identify the leaders and laggards in telecom service provider innovation, ABI Research has concluded that Asian telcos are the recognized technology trailblazers, followed by U.S. tier-one service providers, AT&T and Verizon.

via Digital Lifescapes

Mobility Solutions Market will Reach $1.7 Trillion in 2021

Mobility Solutions Market will Reach $1.7 Trillion in 2021

Mobility services will be the largest technology category throughout the 2016-2021 forecast period, accounting for nearly 60 percent of overall mobility spending and surpassing $1 trillion in 2021. The category is dominated by mobile connectivity services, which will deliver more than 90 percent of all mobility services spending.

via Digital Lifescapes

Global Smartphone Market Reaches Saturation

Global Smartphone Market Reaches Saturation

China’s domestic smartphone market declined in 2017 for the first time, and Apple recorded a year-on-year decrease in iPhone sales in the fourth quarter of 2017. While the industry is still projecting increases in unit sales, our analysis suggests that smartphone makers may have to count on price increases to support continued revenue growth.

via IMF

Technology, Media and Telecom Trends Q1-Q4 2017

Technology, Media and Telecom Trends Q1-Q4 2017

In 2017, global dealmaking in the TMT sector saw 3,389 deals worth a combined $498.2 billion. Although total deal value fell 26.3 percent compared to the $ 676.3 billion tallied in 2016, a new Mergermarket record by deal count was set, increasing by 233 transactions over 2016 (3,156 deals) to reach an all-time high.

via Digital Lifescapes

How 5G Mobile Services Enable New M2M Apps

How 5G Mobile Services Enable New M2M Apps

Mobile network operators are now racing to provide the underlying connectivity for the future high growth of the anticipated M2M connections, spurred on by the emerging use cases.

via Digital Lifescapes

How 5G Mobile will Drive Global Telecom Growth

How 5G Mobile will Drive Global Telecom Growth

Today, we are on the brink of the next big technology shift: 5G mobile telecom services. As with all major advances, 5G is discussed with everything from exaggerated skepticism to overstated excitement.

via World Economic Forum