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Report: Apple Goes from Zero to Smartwatch Market Domination

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Demand for smartwatches picked up markedly in 2Q 2015, rising a record-high 457 percent annually, according to the latest market data report from Strategy Analytics. Unit volume totaled some 5.3 million, up from 1 million a year ago, according to Strategy Analytics’ WDE (Wearables) market...Learn More

RootMetrics: Verizon Has Fastest Airport Mobile Data Service

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Mobile data and network performance have become a criterion by which people judge the quality of experience at airports as well as retail outlets and other commercial and public facilities open to the public. Testing the quality of mobile networks among the top four wireless...Learn More

J.D. Power: Business Telecom Satisfaction Increases

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Customer satisfaction has improved across all three business segments of the wireline telecom market thus far into 2015. Lower pricing and improved service plans have been the main motivating factors, according to the J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Business Wireline Satisfaction Study. Those three segments are...Learn More

OTT Video Demographics Report: Streaming Most Popular with Gen X

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Households in which at least one person is a member of Generation X (roughly 35-49) and those with children (17 and under) are much more likely to stream video and other over-the-top content. More than half (54 percent) of homes with kids view OTT content...Learn More

Report: Streaming, Device Proliferation Fuel Wi-Fi Dissatisfaction

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Actual performance of Wi-Fi in the home falls well short of consumer expectations. according to new research. Nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of consumers have experienced significant issues revolving around slow Internet speeds that hinder fast, efficient streaming and downloading of large files and video, according...Learn More

ABI: 400 Million Wi-Fi Access Points Installed by 2019

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The number of installed Wi-Fi access points will rise to nearly 400 million by 2019 as service providers and large business enterprises find and take advantage of new revenue opportunities, according to new market research from ABI Research. Next-generation wireless networking technologies such as Hotspot...Learn More

IDC: Strong Pent-Up Demand for Mobile Device Printing

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The global market for document solutions – printers, scanners and document management – is going through a period of rapid, profound change as a result of the proliferation of mobile devices and broadband connectivity. Opportunities for growth are opening up as a result, according to...Learn More

Report: Mobile Video Traffic Spiked July 4 Weekend

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North American mobile video traffic as measured by mobile ad requests received on Videology’s platform surged some 89 percent over the 4th of July weekend as compared to typical days the previous month. In contrast, video PC traffic declined approximately 24 percent from the previous...Learn More

Exec Survey Foresees Rise of Niche OTT Video Subscriptions

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How fast will the U.S. market for over-the-top (OTT) video service grow, what’s driving growth and what will the market look like in three years? Forty-five leading providers of entertainment content and services weigh in on these topics in a market research report released today,...Learn More

Strong Telecom Investment Helps Put U.S. Near Top of Net Vitality Index

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The U.S. is one of the top five countries developing a “robust broadband Internet ecosystem,” according to a new report from The Media Institute Global Internet Freedom Advisory Council. Also among the top five are South Korea, Japan, the United Kingdom and France, according to...Learn More

Survey: American Views on Financial Data Security Don’t Match Actions

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More than one in three Americans (77 percent) feel insecure about the online security of the personal financial information and the possibility that sensitive data – social security numbers specifically – will be stolen or compromised, according to results of a new survey from MasterCard....Learn More

Parks Outlines Successful OTT Video Strategies

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As over-the-top video offerings from a broadening array of players continue to expand, few pundits have ventured to predict how things will shake out. But one industry consultant – Parks Associates – has outlined four factors it believes will determine success in the increasingly crowded...Learn More