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  • Report
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    OCT 21, 2021

    One in eight respondents (12.2%) had used a voice tool or voice-activated device, such as Apple’s Siri or Amazon’s Alexa, to complete an action, in the week prior to polling, while 13.3% had used voice commands to search for information. Singapore’s digital video audience has surpassed that of live TV. Broadcast TV viewership may be plateauing.

  • Report
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    NOV 5, 2020

    Despite early missteps with its Alexa voice assistant, Amazon has worked to make its websites and technology—including Alexa, Echo smart speakers, and Kindle readers—accessible with screen readers and captioning. The company is also notable for its inclusive hiring practices.

  • Article
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    FEB 25, 2022

    The bigger picture: Meta needs to continue stoking the fires of the metaverse, and revealing some of the technological underpinnings of its platform can help stir up excitement, user adoption, and potential partnerships. What’s the catch?

  • Article
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    JAN 3, 2022

    Examples include Bank of America’s Erica and Chase’s Digital Assistant. Unmet demand among the aspiring affluent consumer demographic. They’re in a bind: Their financial needs must be addressed, but they haven’t accumulated enough funds to work with advisors.

  • Report
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    OCT 21, 2021

    More of Taiwan’s internet users are taking advantage of voice assistants. In H1 2021, over 20% of respondents said they’d used a voice command with a mobile app or a smart speaker to search for information in the prior week, and 16.5% had used voice to carry out a task. Respondents ages 16 to 34 and those in high-income households recorded above-average usage.

  • Article
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    MAR 2, 2022

    The pandemic supercharged digital banking adoption and led to wide-ranging changes that have shifted the expectations members have for their credit unions. Customers now want personal finance management tools and greater data security when banking digitally. The rise of challenger banks puts pressure on credit unions to innovate and keep members happy to avoid attrition.

  • Report
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    DEC 16, 2019

    KEY STAT: Smart-home adoption is growing quickly. Connected TVs and entertainment components, home monitoring/security systems and smart speakers are among the most popular devices worldwide, according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Smart-Home Devices Headed for Mass Adoption.

  • Report
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    OCT 15, 2020

    Adoption of other advanced digital devices and services has not changed much since last year. Usage of voice assistants, at 19.1%, was not appreciably greater in H1 2020 than in H1 2019. Similarly, just one in 10 internet users polled had a smartwatch or smart wristband in H1 2020, and only 7.5% owned a smart home product—such as a household energy monitor or remotely controlled security system.

  • Report
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    OCT 15, 2020

    But these devices haven’t achieved significant market share overall, posting ownership of just 8.2% in H1 2020. The youngest internet users were also the foremost adopters of voice search. Across the sample as a whole, 21.9% of respondents said they had used voice assistants such as Cortana or Siri in the previous month; among those ages 16 to 24, that share was 32.9%.

  • Article
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    SEP 24, 2021

    These mandates will make consumers more inclined to use vax passports than optional tech like Google and Apple’s contact tracing tool—which saw low levels of adoption last year.

  • Article
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    MAR 22, 2022

    The news: Democrats are supporting a proposed antitrust bill that would prohibit acquisitions larger than $5 billion, allow the Senate to block mergers that give companies market shares larger than 33%, and even retroactively prevent deals that resulted in a market share of 50% or more.

  • Article
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    MAR 20, 2020

    Yet adoption is slowing. While fear of the unknown is debilitating and potentially dangerous. The reality is that data is neither good nor bad. Like sunlight, we can’t live without it but there are downsides to too much exposure. Finding a balance is all about intent, and good actors will be well-served by adopting the simple mantra “don’t lose it and don’t misuse it.”.

  • Report
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    DEC 9, 2019

    This increase in time spent is partly due to the burgeoning use of smart speakers, which more than a quarter of the US population will use in 2020. In fact, we estimate that four in five US smart speaker users will use their device to listen to audio. As time spent with digital audio rises, so do advertising opportunities.

  • Article
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    MAR 17, 2022

    Healthcare cloud adoption is expected to skyrocket in coming years, and Microsoft is well positioned to be a leader in this growing market. Healthcare cloud adoption is expected to spike from 27% to 51% in the next three years, per a March 2022 Nutatix Cloud Index report. And healthcare cloud spending is projected to reach $19.71 billion by 2023, per our Healthcare Cloud Spending forecast.

  • Article
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    MAY 18, 2021

    Digital audio listeners surpass 600 million in China

  • Report
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    OCT 15, 2020

    Many internet users in Thailand are also fans of voice assistants. In total, 47.9% of respondents said they had used Siri or Cortana on their smartphone or gave voice commands to a smart speaker in the month prior. Young adults ages 16 to 34 recorded above-average penetration, at 51.9%, but usage remained highest (52.1%) among affluent households.

  • Report
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    OCT 15, 2020

    Though voice command tools like Siri and Cortana are now available on many digital devices, including smart speakers, the share of internet users using voice search rose only modestly between H1 2019 and H1 2020, from 17.7% to 19.0%. Typical early-adopter demographics were at the forefront.

  • Article
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    SEP 22, 2021

    The problem: Previously, the lack of broadband and wireless infrastructure was believed to be the key obstacle to greater adoption. But the high cost of smartphones and corresponding services is the real sticking point. The average selling price of new smartphones from 2016 to 2021 was $317, per Statista.

  • Report
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    OCT 21, 2021

    Voice assistants remained a minority interest. In H1, 16.4% of internet users said they had used voice commands via a tool like Siri or the Google Home in the prior week to complete an action, while 19.0% had used a voice-enabled assistant to find information. Most internet users still regularly engaged with print media, live TV, and radio.

  • Article
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    DEC 26, 2019

    But the next step is more important and arguably more difficult to pull off: monetization of smart speakers, which first requires understanding how consumers use these devices. Facial recognition payment adoption is taking hold.

  • Article
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    FEB 14, 2022

    Amazon Fresh grocery stores in California and Illinois are gaining market share from traditional grocers, according to a Placer.ai analysis.

  • Report
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    MAY 4, 2022

    Until virtual assistants can meet all of a customer’s servicing needs, waiting will be inevitable when contacting an agent via call center or live chat. FIs can set that expectation by displaying an approximate wait time in minutes, a queue position, or a time that the FI might call back. No FI offered this feature. Global search can be a value proposition for virtual assistants.

  • Report
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    NOV 15, 2021

    This year, substantial numbers of Gen Zers will use connected TVs (46.9 million), tablets (35.9 million), smart wearables (15.1 million), and smart speakers (17.7 million). More millennials than Gen Zers will use smartphones, tablets, connected TVs, wearables, or smart speakers through 2025. But in two to three years, Gen Z will eclipse Gen X in its usage of all those technologies.

  • Report
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    SEP 13, 2021

    In the US, where messaging app adoption is relatively low and there are already well-established ecommerce and payment habits, it’s likely to have less impact—at least for now. How Can Marketers Make the Most of Mobile Messaging Apps? Although the pandemic accelerated adoption of mobile messaging, it’s clear that it’s a habit that will stick around.

  • Report
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    OCT 21, 2021

    Many respondents in Vietnam are already fans of voice assistants like Apple’s Siri or the Amazon Echo smart speaker. Nearly 20% had used a voice command to complete an action in the prior week, and almost 22% had used a voice command to search for information. Usage correlated directly with rising income. Penetration among city dwellers was also above average. Methodology Statement.

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