Worldwide Technology Spending on the Internet of Things Will Reach $1.2 Trillion in 2022

Posted on: June 20th, 2018 by Axel Bührmann No Comments
Worldwide Technology Spending on the Internet of Things Will Reach $1.2 Trillion in 2022

International Data Corporation (IDC) today announced publication of the latest Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide (version 2H17). The Spending Guide forecasts Internet of Things (IoT) spending will experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6% over the 2017-2022 forecast period and reach $1.2 trillion in 2022. The forecast is based on the latest research

Smartwatches Continue Their Ascendance While Wristbands Face Flat Growth

Posted on: June 20th, 2018 by Axel Bührmann No Comments
Smartwatches Continue Their Ascendance While Wristbands Face Flat Growth

While Apple will undoubtedly lead in this category, what bears watching is how Google and its partners move forward. WearOS (formerly Android Wear) has been somewhat of a laggard recently and despite expected changes to the OS and the release of new silicon, we anticipate Android-based watches to be WearOS’ closest competitor.

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Are on the VRge of Growth, Says IDC

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Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Are on the VRge of Growth, Says IDC

Despite a poor start to 2018, IDC anticipates the overall market will return to growth over the remainder of the year as more vendors target the commercial AR and VR markets and low-cost standalone VR headsets such as the Oculus Go make their way into stores.