Monthly Archives: April 2017

More Than Half of U.S. Broadband Households Would Like to Give Voice Commands to Smart Devices: Parks Associates

New research from Parks Associates shows that more than half (55 percent) of U.S. broadband households want to use voice to control their entertainment and smart home devices. Many of the consumers who own or…

Flexible Display Market Expected To Surge To Over $200 Billion Within 5 Years, Futuresource Forecasts

Smartphones that unfold to become tablets, adjustable curved TVs and pop-up presentation screens are just some of a radical new wave of product concepts made possible by advances in flexible display technology, highlighted in the…

Juniper Research: OTT Messaging Users to Hit 4.2bn by 2021, as Innovation Becomes Critical to Subscriber Growth

New findings from Juniper Research forecast that OTT messaging applications, such as WhatsApp and Snapchat, will see adoption grow from 2.3 billion unique users in 2016 to 4.2 billion by 2021 representing a combined annual…

Worldwide Spending on Cognitive and Artificial Intelligence Systems Forecast to Reach $12.5 Billion This Year: IDC

A new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Cognitive Artificial Intelligence Systems Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts worldwide revenues for cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach $12.5 billion in 2017, an…