Tag: Predictions

Analytics & Data, News, Technology

Profits Steer Our Digital Future

February 10, 2021

Via: NYTimes Tech

To help understand where our digital lives are going next, I’ll steal a line from “All the President’s Men”: Follow the money. Why is Spotify going big into podcasts? Because music streaming is a financial death trap and Spotify has […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

3 predictions about the future of voice assistant apps in 2018

December 22, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

Remember when you first starting using mobile apps around 2008? I know I do; I recall how the idea of pressing little iPhone icons for breaking news, emails, shopping needs, and restaurant searches seemed exotic and revolutionary, but it quickly […]


Analyst predicts weak demand for Samsung Galaxy S8, suggests focusing on Apple OLED ‘iPhone 8’

March 13, 2017

Via: Apple Insider

A KGI securities note seen by AppleInsider predicts the Galaxy S8 to have 5.8- and 6.2-inch OLED screens, with the smaller size featuring 2960×1440 WQHD+ resolution. The Qualcomm 8998 SoC is expected for the US and Japan markets, with the […]


Wireless, Telecom and Pay TV: The Future Is Coming Into Focus

February 3, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

Wireless, telecom and pay TV — including cable, satellite and Internet services — are all on a growth trajectory, but each company is taking a different path. That means comparing them will be more difficult going forward. In the past, […]

Advertising & Marketing

2017 Is The Year Social Media Platforms Become Social Marketplaces (Here’s Why)

January 19, 2017


I published a whole slew of predictions for 2017 at the end of December, but a recent conversation had me thinking hard about the future of social media. Is the future really just “more followers?” What can Facebook’s pay-to-play model […]

Advertising & Marketing

Why 2017 Must Be the Year of Content Marketing

November 23, 2016

Via: CSMWire

Content marketing is the buzzword that didn’t go away. Instead, the world’s largest brands have been pouring time, effort and money into producing unique and engaging content through which they can reach out to their audiences. In fact, recent research […]


Autonomous Cars Will End the $75 Billion Rental Car Industry As We Know It

October 17, 2016


Autonomous cars and ride-hailing. These two mega-trends are on a collision course and it has the rental-car industry shaking in its boots. Rightfully so. The entire car rental industry could soon be upended as autonomous vehicles change the entire calculus […]


Smart Manufacturing: The Next Generation Of Manufacturing?

September 27, 2016

Via: DigitalistMag

A few decades ago, the term manufacturing industry may have conjured an image of a morose, dark, dungeon-like factory that ran on a rigmarole of monotonous tasks. However, cloud solutions, the Internet of Things, smart analytics, and hyperconnectivity is changing that […]

E-payment & Security

Here’s what the future of bitcoin looks like — and it’s bright

February 15, 2016

Via: itCurated

Bitcoin has been proclaimed dead 89 times. It has been labeled a Ponzi scheme and a failed experiment. Writers have argued for it to be forgotten and for developers to move on to greener pastures. But moving beyond this rhetoric, […]


PC Market Hits Historic Low: Can Windows 10 Save It?

January 14, 2016

Via: itCurated

Sales of PCs continue to fall as more and more people turn to smartphones and tablets for their computing needs. However, Gartner and IDC predict uptake of Windows 10 could provide a market boost later in the year. The struggling […]


99 Mind-Blowing Ways The Digital Economy Is Changing The Future Of Business

September 10, 2015

Via: itCurated

The digital economy is steadily revolutionizing every aspect of our lives. We all sense it – how we live, play, and work will never be the same again. In the past, enterprise software used to be about making existing work […]