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Wireless Mesh Network Market to Reach $37.2 Million

Wireless Mesh Network Market to Reach $37.2 Million

According to the recent TMR market study, the global wireless mesh network market would likely rise to $37.2 million units by the end of 2024. Whereas in 2015, the global wireless mesh network market was pegged at $13.3 million by the report.

via TMR

Why New Smartphone Shipments Have Declined

Why New Smartphone Shipments Have Declined

Smartphone demand has slowed due to market saturation in most North American and European countries, so the primary opportunities there stem from device replacement. Forrester forecasts that these economies will add no more than 91 million new smartphone subscribers.

via Forrester

Why Nations Need a Chief Technology Officer

Why Nations Need a Chief Technology Officer

The profound impact that 5G will have on the world is hard to overestimate. It is a platform for innovation that will bring about a wave of new opportunities and economic growth to nations in every corner of the globe. Here’s why they need a CTO role.

via World Economic Forum

Why Smart Cities Invest in Digital Transformation

Why Smart Cities Invest in Digital Transformation

Unprecedented urbanization is compelling cities to fundamentally reimagine and transform for the future – and fast. According to a study, roughly half of the world’s population lives in cities today and that figure is expected to increase to 68% by 2050.

via World Economic Forum

IoT Solutions Revenue will Reach $745 Billion in 2019

IoT Solutions Revenue will Reach $745 Billion in 2019

Many new internet apps will be deployed during this year. Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is forecast to reach $745 billion in 2019, that’s an increase of 15.4 percent over the $646 billion invested in 2018, according to the latest market study by IDC.

via Digital Lifescapes

IoT Forecast: 22 Billion Connected Devices by 2025

IoT Forecast: 22 Billion Connected Devices by 2025

There are 7 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices connected at the end of 2018. Most of those devices are connected via short-range protocols (WPAN or WLAN). Connected IoT devices will reach 22 billion by 2025, in part driven by new low-power wide-area (LPWAN) standards as well as 5G cellular.

via IoT Analytics

83% of U.S. Households Have Internet Access

83% of U.S. Households Have Internet Access

The most common reason for not getting Internet service at home is a lack of perceived need (cited by 46%).  This reason is followed by cost (cited by 17%), the ability to access the Internet on a smartphone (cited by 11%), and availability issues (cited by 9%).

via Leichtman Research Group