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Optical Transport Equipment Revenue Forecast to Hit $15B by 2021

Strong interest in wave division multiplexing (WDM) on the part of network operators and key players in industry verticals, e.g. IT and data centers, will create a $15 billion optical transport equipment market by 2021, according to an optical transport equipment revenue forecast from Dell’Oro Group....Learn More

Pew: U.S. Smartphone Ownership, Broadband Penetration Reached Record Levels in 2016

U.S. smartphone ownership and the percentage of U.S. households with broadband service rose in 2016, reaching record levels of 77 and 73 percent, respectively as of November, according to the latest data from the Pew Research Center. Pew’s release of the first of what is...Learn More

Parks Finds 71 Percent of Broadband Households With Wi-Fi or Apple AirPort

There are 30 percent more computing devices, as well as 45 percent more connected devices, on average in U.S. broadband households with Wi-Fi access as compared to those without it, according to new market research from Parks Associates. Parks found 71 percent of broadband households...Learn More

VR Awareness Rises Sharply, Attitudes Improve Amidst Holiday Season Promotional Efforts

Virtual reality (VR) headsets were a focal point for holiday season shoppers as consumer electronics (CE) industry participants introduced a variety of new offerings. VR awareness has increased substantially, giving ReportLinker the chance to survey consumers regarding their experiences and perceptions of VR headsets and...Learn More

Accenture: Artificial Intelligence Will Drive Smartphone Sales Increase

Accenture is expecting a smartphone sales increase in 2017, marking a rebound after reaching a three-year low in 2016. Lower prices, improved security, new features and overall performance improvements, along with product refresh cycles will boost 2017 smartphone sales, Accenture found after surveying 26,000 consumers in...Learn More

CTA: U.S. Consumer Technology Revenue Forecast to Hit $292 Billion for 2017

The market for high-tech consumer products will reach new heights this year, driven by accelerating adoption of connected IoT devices in homes, businesses and vehicles, as well as other emerging tech, such as digital assistants, augmented/virtual reality (AR/VR) devices, 4K UHD TVs, drones and wearables,...Learn More

Report: Drone Delivery Interest Among Consumers is Low

Drone delivery interest isn’t exactly high among consumers for now, despite the attraction of receiving purchases faster and at lower cost, according to a drone delivery survey from Report Linker. Less than half of Americans surveyed (47%) said they were interested in same-day delivery by...Learn More

Report: 71 Percent of Enterprises Collecting IoT Data

A new report from 451 Research found 71 percent of enterprises collecting IoT data. That’s an increase of 3 percent from 3Q’16, according to the researchers. Security continues to be the most frequently cited hurdle for Internet of Things (IoT) deployments. Half of the respondents...Learn More

Report: Percentage of Smart TVs Actually Connected to the Internet on the Rise

The percentage of smart TVs actually connected to the Internet is on the rise,  according to new market research from NPD Connected Intelligence. Eighty percent of installed smart TVs and streaming media players will be connected by year-end 2019 as compared to 70 percent in 2015....Learn More

Smart Home Survey Finds Strong Interest in Smart Appliances, Voice-Controlled Speakers

Safety and comfort are the two main attributes U.S. homeowners are looking for and value most when it comes to smart home products, according to results of a smart home survey from Scripps Networks Interactive released last week. In a news release Scripps said American...Learn More

Strong Satisfaction with Wireless Charging Reduces Smartphone Battery Anxiety

A survey of 2,000 smartphone users in the U.S., Europe and Asia conducted by the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) reveals a high level of customer satisfaction with wireless charging, an indication that smartphones equipped for wireless charging, as well as associated accessories, will sell well...Learn More

Report: IoT Device Penetration Reaches 62% of Americans

Just over 6 in 10 Americans (62%) own at least one IoT device, be it a connected/smart TV, car, fitness tracker, home control system, Internet-enabled voice command assistant, smart wearable device or VR headset, according to IoT device penetration research from the IAB (Interactive Advertising...Learn More