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Mobile Mixed Reality Market Value Will Exceed $43 Billion by 2024

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the global value of the mobile mixed reality market will exceed $43 billion by 2024, rising from $8 billion in 2019.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2020

Gartner highlighted the top strategic technology trends that organizations need to explore in 2020.

Top Ten Tech Predictions for 2020

As 2019 draws to a close, Juniper Research has created its list of the top 10 technology predictions for 2020.

Wearables Shipments Surge 94.6 Percent in 3Q19

Global shipments of wearable devices totaled 84.5 million units in the third quarter of 2019, a year-over-year increase of 94.6% and a new record for shipments in a single quarter, according to IDC.

KPMG Will Expand Microsoft Alliance and Invest $5 Billion in Digital Strategy

KPMG and Microsoft are strengthening their global relationship through a five-year agreement to accelerate digital transformation for KPMG member firms and mutual clients.

Employee Satisfaction Gap with SMBs Is Linked to Poor Tech Provision

Global study, commissioned by Lenovo, found that close to half (40%) of all SMB employees who participated in the study are dissatisfied with their work environments.

86 Percent of IT Leaders Embrace Adoption of as-a-Service

87 percent IT decision makers report that their organizations have started to implement as-a-Service solutions or have already completed the process.

Dell Names Jeff Clarke as Chief Operating Officer

Dell announced that Jeff Clarke vill take over the role of its COO and vice chairman.

Netherlands Expects to Earn €900 Million from 5G Frequencies Sale

The Dutch government has detailed its financial goals for its first auction of 5G spectrum, but has also cast doubt on vendor participation by warning those deemed to pose a security risk would be blocked from future network builds.

Cameras Will Be Largest Market for 5G IoT Solutions Until 2023

Outdoor surveillance cameras will be the largest market for 5G IoT solutions worldwide over the next three years, according to Gartner.

Five Critical Technologies for a Unified Customer Service Experience

The Gartner Hype Cycle for Customer Service and Support Technologies describes the most critical technologies for supporting customers.

Deutsche Telekom Halts Further 5G Deals

German operator Deutsche Telekom has halted any further deals to buy 5G gear while waiting for the German government to decide if it will ban Huawei.

Traditional PC Market Continues to Grow Despite Issues in the Supply Chain

Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs, comprised of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, reached 70.4 million units in the third quarter of 2019, according to IDC.

Regtech Spending Will Reach $127 Billion by 2024

New data from Juniper Research forecasts that the value of regtech spending will exceed $127 billion by 2024, up from $25 billion in 2019.

Smart Home Devices Forecast to Maintain Steady Growth Through 2023

The worldwide market for smart home devices is expected to grow 23.5% year over year in 2019 to nearly 815 million device shipments, according to IDC.

Top 10 Government Technology Trends for 2019-2020

Gartner has identified the top 10 government technology trends for 2019-2020 that have the potential to optimize or transform public services.

Ericsson Spectrum Sharing Connects Continents, 5G Networks and Devices

The move toward commercial Ericsson Spectrum Sharing continues to gather pace with a 5G smartphone from OPPO now added to its 5G ecosystem and successfully tested with a transglobal data call in live commercial networks.

Wrist-Worn Wearables Maintain a Strong Growth Trajectory in 2Q19

Shipments of wrist-worn wearables reached 34.2 million units, up 28.8% year over year during the second quarter of 2019, according to IDC.

T-Mobile Covers 60 Percent of US Population with 5G

T-Mobile US extended its 5G network to cover 60 percent of the country’s population using low-band 600MHz spectrum.

Fleet Management Systems in Europe Will Reach 17.6 Million by 2023

The number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in Europe was 9.1 million in 4Q18, according to a new research report from Berg Insight.

Online Sales Will Exceed $6 Trillion in Physical and Digital Goods by 2024

New data from Juniper Research has shown that the total transaction value of remote payments for digital and physical goods will exceed $6 trillion by 2024, representing a growth of 53% from 2019.

First 5G Private Standalone Network in Industrial Environment

Qualcomm and Siemens have setup a joint proof-of-concept project, demonstrating the first private 5G standalone network in a real industrial environment using the 3.7-3.8GHz band.

Pradeo Launched a Private Secure Store Solution for Safe BYOD Usages

In 2019, 67% of employees access their company’s information system through their personal smartphone.

New Releases Lead to Q2 Rebound in Detachables in EMEA Tablet Market

According to IDC, the overall EMEA tablet market declined 11.7% YoY, shipping 9.6 million units in 2Q19.

Beabloo Finalizes Merger with Metriplica

Spanish tech companies in the retail and digital marketing sectors, Beabloo and Metriplica, completed their merger.

Korea Plans Adding More Frequencies to 5G Spectrum

South Korea’s Ministry of Science and ICT plans to nearly double the allocation of 5G spectrum for mobile operators.

What are the Professions of the Future?

Technological innovation has led to a disruption that is transforming the working world.

Positive Outlook on Forecast for Notebook PCs and Detachable Tablets

Shipments of personal computing devices, inclusive of traditional PCs and tablets, are expected to decline at a compound annual growth rate of -2.4% over the 2019-2023 forecast period, according to IDC.

Orange Dismissed Deutsche Telekom Merger Rumors

Orange denied any discussions regarding a merger with Deutsche Telekom were taking place.

Technology Has Made Paying Business Taxes Easier Around the World

Economies around the world have made it substantially easier for their businesses to pay taxes thanks to technology, according to PwC and the World Bank Group annual study.

Merkel Calls for United European Front on Chinese 5G Offerings

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for a common stance from European countries regarding the involvement of Chinese vendors in 5G network deployments.

Shipments of Notebook PC ODM Industry Increased Significantly in 2Q19

The global production volume of notebook PCs by the ODM/EMS industry increased 11.4% year over year to 39.7 million units in the second quarter of 2019, according to IDC.

Global Smartphone Demand Was Weak in 3Q19

Global sales of smartphones to end users continued to decline in the third quarter of 2019, contracting by 0.4% year over year, according to Gartner.

Hearables Are the New Wearables, Says IDC

Global wearable device shipments grew 85.2% in the second quarter of 2019 as shipments totaled 67.7 million units, according to IDC.

Papa John’s Pizza Utilizes Infobip’s RCS Solution in Collaboration with Google

Croatian company Infobip made a solution in collaboration with Google RCS Business Messaging (RBM) for Papa John's Pizza in the UK.

Facebook Is Losing Users in Germany and France Faster than Anticipated

Facebook users in France and Germany are leaving the platform even faster than expected, according to eMarketer.

Ericsson Expects 5G Subscriptions to Top 2.6 Billion by End of 2025

Ericsson expects the global number of 5G subscriptions to top 2.6 billion within the next six years, driven by sustained momentum and a rapidly developing 5G ecosystem.

TCG Market Remained Static in the First Nine Months of 2019

The global market for Technical Consumer Goods, excluding North America, remained static to deliver a total market value of €1.01 trillion.

France Sets 5G Starting Price at €2.2 Billion

France plans to sell each operator in the country 50MHz of 5G spectrum for €350 million and then auction a further 11 lots with a minimum price of €70 million each.

Croatian Watchdog Starts Phase II Investigation in Tele2 Sale

The Croatian Competition Agency announced its decision to initiate a Phase II investigation into Tele2’s divestment of Tele2 Croatia to United Group.

Smart City Expo 2019 Breaks Previous Records

The 2019 edition of Smart City Expo World Congress, the smart cities summit organized by Fira de Barcelona, closed after shattering previous records.

WhatsApp Is Key Driver of Mobile Messaging Growth

WhatsApp Status ads are coming, likely sometime in 2020, according to eMarketer.

Lenovo and Schneider Electric Announce Strategic Partnership

Yuanqing Yang and Jean-Pascal Tricoire, cairmen and CEOs of Lenovo and Schneider Electric, announced a strategic partnership that will see the two companies working together on smart green manufacturing.

IBM Is Developing World's First Financial Services-Ready Public Cloud

IBM has designed the world's first financial services-ready public cloud.

Salesforce and Amazon Web Services Expand Global Strategic Partnership

Amazon Web Services and Salesforce announced an expansion of their global strategic partnership.

Bosch Applies for Local 5G Licenses

Bosch has applied for 5G operating licenses for selected German locations.

Robotic Process Automation Can Save 25,000 Hours of Avoidable Work

Finance departments can save their teams from 25,000 hours of avoidable rework caused by human errors by deploying robotic process automation in their financial reporting processes, according to Gartner.

East Asia and Northern Europe are Leaders on Idea Creation and Intensity

South Korea has been named the world’s most idea-intensive nation, with the top 20 dominated by East Asian and Northern European countries, according to PwC’s Global Economy Watch.

Ethernet Switch and Router Markets Show Moderate Growth in 2Q19

The worldwide Ethernet switch market recorded revenues of $7.07 billion in the second quarter of 2019, an increase of 4.8% year over year, according to IDC.

Low Power IoT Service Revenues Will Exceed $2.6 Billion by 2024

A new study from Juniper Research found that service revenues from low power IoT technologies will exceed $2.6 billion by 2024.

Global Device Shipments Will Decline 3.7 Percent in 2019

Worldwide shipments of devices, PCs, tablets and mobile phones, will decline 3.7% in 2019, according to Gartner.

Netflix Is Losing US Share as Rivals Gain

This year, 182.5 million people in the US will view content via subscription OTT services, representing 55.3% of the population, according to eMarketer.

Many U.S. OTC Pharma Brands Rank Average or Below in Digital Performance

Displaying outdated website features and sparse social media adoption, two-thirds of U.S. over-the-counter pharmaceutical brands fall below average in digital performance, according to Gartner.

Huawei Gets Another 90 Days Reprieve

The US Department of Commerce gave another 90-day reprieve for Huawei, allowing it to continue trading with American companies until mid-February.

Spending on AI Systems Will Be Nearly $98 Billion in 2023

Global spending on AI systems is expected to maintain its strong growth trajectory as businesses continue to invest in projects that utilize the capabilities of AI software and platforms, according to IDC.

People with No Learning Opportunities Are More Afraid of Automation

People given fewer opportunities to learn new digital skills are more fearful of the impact of automation, and are more likely to have lower levels of education, according to PwC.

Siemens Will Acquire Atlas 3D

Siemens announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Atlas 3D, a US-based developer of software that works with direct metal laser sintering printers.

Business Losses to Cybercrime Will Exceed $5 Trillion by 2024

A new report from Juniper Research found that the cost of data breaches will rise from $3 trillion each year to over $5 trillion in 2024, an average annual growth of 11%.

Türk Telekom and Huawei Set World Record for Single User 5G Speed

In a live 5G test network, Türk Telekom and Huawei have achieved a single user 5G smartphone speed above 2.92 Gbps, breaking the world record in this field.

Telecom Italia Will Sell Part of Vodafone Tower Joint Unit

At an investor conference, Telecom Italia CEO Luigi Gubitosi said the company would look to sell an unspecified stake in a mobile tower business being created with Vodafone Italy.

Nokia and VMware Expand Partnership

Nokia and VMware announced an expanded partnership that includes the development of integrated solutions for support communications service providers’ in large-scale, multi-cloud operations.

Windows 10 Transition Will Keep the EMEA PC Market in positive Territory

Shipments of EMEA traditional PCs will total 71.7 million in 2019, a 0.2% YoY growth, according to IDC.

IBM Extends Partnership with VMware on Enterprise Hybrid Cloud

IBM announced an extended partnership with VMware to accelerate hybrid cloud innovation and adoption across global enterprises.

Microsoft and Salesforce Expand Strategic Partnership

Microsoft and Salesforce announced plans to expand their strategic partnership to help customers meet the evolving needs of their businesses and boost team productivity.

Electronic Lab Notebook Market Will Reach $768.2 Million by 2026

The global electronic lab notebook market size is expected to reach $768.2 million by 2026, according to a new report by Grand View Research.

Combis Wins Oracle Specialization Award

Combis, a Croatian high-tech ICT company, and a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork, has been awarded with the Oracle Specialization Award for Virtualized Core Network Systems.

Managers Lack Confidence to Help Employees Develop New Skills

In today’s rapidly evolving labor market, 45% of managers don’t feel confident in their ability to develop the skills employees need today, according to Gartner.

Huawei Builds Alliances in Europe for the Intelligent Era

At the eco-Connect Europe 2019 conference in Paris, France, the focus was on the mutually beneficial cooperation between Europe and Huawei in the era of intelligence.

5G Economy Will Generate $13.2 Trillion in Sales Enablement by 2035

Qualcomm unveiled new study findings, forecasting that 5G will generate $13.2 trillion in sales enablement by 2035.

Black Friday and Singles’ Day Will Be Bigger than Christmas and January Sales

Sales in Black Friday week already top Christmas revenues in Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland and Brazil.

US Holiday Sales Will Cross $1 Trillion for First Time

eMarketer forecasts that total US holiday retail sales will climb 3.8% to $1.008 trillion this year, the first-ever trillion-dollar holiday season.

Operators in Germany Sign Rural Network Pact

German authorities and mobile operators have agreed to legally bind coverage targets in return for extended payment terms for the acquisition of 5G spectrum licences.

The Countries With The Most Female Inventors

A study published by the UK's Intellectual Property Office has explored gender profiles in worldwide patenting, finding that the overwhelming majority of patents are filed by men.

CIO Is the Culture Change Agent to Augment Digital Dexterity

As society and business increasingly consume and produce digital goods and services, a digitally dexterous workforce is essential to foster agility, collaboration and the adoption of new digital technologies, according to Gartner.

Ericsson and OPPO Strengthen 5G Collaboration

Ericsson and OPPO, whose products include 5G handsets, have established a joint lab in Shenzhen, China, focusing on 5G innovation.

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Rise 0.8 Percent in 3Q19

Worldwide smartphone shipments increased 0.8% year over year in the third quarter of 2019 (3Q19) reversing seven quarters of decline, according to IDC.

Microsoft and Nokia Will Accelerate Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0

Microsoft and Nokia announced a strategic collaboration to accelerate transformation and innovation across industries with cloud, AI and IoT.

Advanced Driver-Assist Business Takes Off

During an investor summit in Jerusalem, Mobileye President and CEO Professor Amnon Shashua projected significant and sustained revenue growth for the next decade. The forecast was offered within a broader strategy update that included new data points across Mobileye's lines of business, an expanded total available market (TAM) and new customer announcements. At the event, Intel CFO George Davis described Mobileye as one of the company's strategic, data-centric growth opportunities, which is outperforming Intel's initial expectations.

Blockchain Deployments In Financial Services Are At Least Three Years Away

Lack of interoperability standards will prevent pervasive blockchain deployment across financial services ecosystems for at least three years, according to Gartner.

Instagram Is a Favorite for Influencer Marketing

Instagram scored the highest among marketers, who believe that the social media channel is the most effective for influencer campaigns.

Bosch Devices Prevent Electric Shock in Electric Vehicles Accidents

With more electric cars on the road, many drivers are uncertain what they should do or not do in the event of a collision.

Global AI Insurance Premiums Will Exceed $20 Billion by 2024

Juniper Research forecasts that the value of AI underwritten insurance premiums will exceed $20 billion by 2024, up from an estimated $1.3 billion in 2019.

Samsung Launched Innovation Campus in Russia

Samsung has launched the latest of its global citizenship program for young adults, Samsung Innovation Campus, in Russia.

Men Still Account For The Majority Of Patents Worldwide

Men are still filing the majority of patent applications around the world, according to a recent study by the UK's Intellectual Property Office.

NTT, Intel and Sony Will Work on Communications of the Future

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), Intel and Sony announced that they will create a new industry forum, the Innovative Optical and Wireless Network (IOWN) Global Forum.

Watson AI Lab Releases Research on AI and the Future of Work

IBM believes 100% of jobs will eventually change due to AI, and new research from the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab reveals how.

Qualcomm Launched $200M 5G Investment Fund

Qualcomm announced the launch of the Qualcomm Ventures 5G Ecosystem Fund to invest up to $200 million in companies building the 5G ecosystem.

China's Parallel Online Universe

Favored in part by the Chinese governments’ censorship practices and in part by cultural differences, a parallel online universe exists behind what is often playfully referred to as the “Great Firewall”.

Huawei Initiates Wi-Fi 6 Pilot Project

At the Wireless Global Congress Huawei announced Wi-Fi 6 pilot with Mondragon University, Spain.

The number of smart homes in Europe and North America reached 64 million in 2018

According to a new research report from the IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the number smart homes in Europe and North America reached 64 million in 2018. The most advanced smart home market is North America, having an installed base of 33.8 million smart homes at the end of the year. This represents a penetration of 24 percent. Between 2017 and 2018, the market grew by 38.6 percent year-on-year. The strong market growth is expected to continue in the next five years.

Apple's New TV+ Service Became Available Last Week

Starting November 1st, audiences in over 100 countries and regions can watch Apple's new service called Apple TV+.

Tablet Shipments Return to Growth in 3Q19

The worldwide tablet market returned to growth in the third quarter of 2019 (3Q19) with 37.6 million units shipped globally for a year-over-year increase of 1.9%, according to preliminary data from IDC.

Bosch Invests in Quantum Computing Startup IonQ

Robert Bosch Venture Capital has participated in an extension of the recent funding of IonQ, which comprises a sum of over 55 million US dollars.

Mobile Digital Identity Will Be a $7 Billion Opportunity in 2024

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the use of unique mobile identifier services, which provide identity verification through SIMs, will generate over $7 billion for mobile operators in 2024.

Facebook Dominates the Social Media Landscape

When people think of Facebook as a company, they mostly think of it synonymously with Facebook the social network, but it is much more than that.

Combis, FER and ASR Group are launching ComEnergy

Combis and partners - company ASR Group and FER (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing), completed the development of ComEnergy, a product which is co-funded by the European Union. They presented it on Thursday in Zagreb. ComEnergy is an energy consumption-monitoring platform with  advanced analytics for Big Data and an application for monitoring energy consumption and ambient conditions. The total value of the ComEnergy project is 14,720,143.86 kunas, and the amount of EU support is 7,333,330.51 kunas.

Transport Solutions Are Vital to 5G Success

The crucial role of wireless backhaul technologies in the successful deployment of commercial 5G services remains in focus in the latest Ericsson Microwave Outlook report.

Where The Density Of Super-Rich Individuals Is Highest

Last year, the number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals around the world climbed 0.8 percent to 265,490, according to a Wealth-X analysis.

Huawei Releases Eight Categories of 5G Commercial Use Cases

At the 10th Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Huawei Wireless X Labs released Eight Categories of 5G Commercial Use Cases white paper.

Amazon Recorded Excellent Quarter With Sales Increase of 24 Percent

Amazon announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30. Net sales increased 24% to $70.0 billion, compared with $56.6 billion in third quarter 2018.