A quick Happy New Year wish to all of my friends, colleagues and associates as we say farewell to 2015. I hope 2016 is a fun, safe, healthy, and prosperous year for you all! Cheers from Glenn. If lists are your thing for the year end, here’s a quick look at the Top 10 articles/news items that hit GISuser this past year… enjoy!
Just in time for year end from Ericssson… 10 hot consumer trends in mobility. Yes indeed, I love the year-end predictions, often we seem to hear many of the same ones year after year, for example, privacy concerns, social media, location based ads etc… but some of my faves come from the leaders in the mobile space, after all, this is where all the VC seems to focus and indeed there’s plenty of innovation in the mobile tech arena. And so, here come the predictions for 2015 (and beyond) from Ericsson Consumer Labs:
1. The streamed future. Media use patterns are globalizing. Viewers are shifting towards easy-to-use on-demand services that allow cross-platform access to video content. 2015 will be historic as more people will watch streamed video on a weekly basis than broadcast TV. [Read more…] about 10 hot consumer trends for 2015 and Beyond