Submitted: January 7, 2013 - 4:50pm
Last updated: January 9, 2013 - 4:27am
Accenture, 1 Grand Canal Square, Dublin, 2, Ireland
Just in time for another debate on whether the Consumer Electronics Show is going the way of the floppy disk, tech consulting firm Accenture has released a report on consumer demand for a range of devices, and the outlook isn’t all good.
Submitted: January 7, 2013 - 3:42pm
Last updated: January 9, 2013 - 4:03am
Consumer Electronics Association (CES), 1919 S. Eads St, Arlington, VA, 22202, United States
New data from the Consumer Electronics Association suggests that global spending on consumer electronics will soar to $1.1 trillion during 2013, up about 4% on last year's figures. Much of the projected growth will come from emerging markets.
Submitted: December 13, 2012 - 9:24pm
Last updated: December 13, 2012 - 10:10pm
Mobile advances over the last 12 months show no sign of stopping. Improvements in hardware, software, services and networks all add up to more online activities and subscriber growth for network operators. What will the next wave of innovation bring? Rather than reiterate some ideas that haven’t yet taken root — namely widespread NFC use, standardized mobile payments and a third player in the mobile platform space — our mobile experts share thoughts on trends that will more likely affect consumers and enterprises in the coming year.
Submitted: November 28, 2012 - 8:27pm
Last updated: November 29, 2012 - 7:03am
Microdesk, 10 Tara Boulevard, Nashua, NH, 03062, United States
Between smart meters, hurricanes, the looming threat of a cyberattack, and organizations flocking to the cloud, the technological infrastructure of the nation is changing. Technology consulting firm Microdesk made five predictions that architecture, engineering and construction firms should plan for in 2013 to position U.S. infrastructure for a more sustainable future.