Analyst Blogs

New York International Auto Show

April 12, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
Susan Beardslee, Senior Analyst

The New York International Auto Show is the 1st and largest in North America.  Over 1,000 vehicles were displayed this year.  Multiple Auto OEM’s from GM to Renault-Nissan acknowledge the industry disruption and expect greater changes over the following five years than the previous twenty.  Industry and ...


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Auto Gains New Ground at SXSW 2016

March 14, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
Susan Beardslee, Senior Analyst

SXSW 2016 continues this week with a plethora of connected and autonomous car presentations.  

ADAS gains the greatest vehicle mindshare with eight presentations including: including:  Autonomous Vehicles and the American City, Autonomous Vehicles are Here. But Are We Ready? Texas as a Self-Driving Car Case Study, In-Car Entertainment in an ...


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AMD Claims 83% Market Share for VR, but is this Accurate?

March 14, 2016, 4:23 p.m.
Eric Abbruzzese, Senior Analyst

As part of their announcement chain for the Game Developer’s Conference, AMD released an interesting figure: AMD will power 83% of the total addressable market for Virtual Reality. Wording is key here, as total addressable market is far different from market share. In fact, there really isn’t a ...


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Will IndoorAtlas become the third pillar in Indoor Location in 2016?

March 4, 2016, 6:50 a.m.
Patrick Connolly, Principal Analyst

I read an interesting article last night (did anyone get the official time of death of TV) on why Indoor location technologies needed to move away from infrastructure (beacons, Wi-Fi,  etc) and adopt a model based on handset based technologies and RF signals of opportunity, much like what happened with ...


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IP Traffic Management or DatApocalypse Now!

March 1, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Joe Hoffman, Managing Director and Vice President, Strategic Technology

There is no end in sight! That’s what mobile broadband operators tell me in the run up to 5G. All new traffic is wireless, a mix of cellular and Wi-Fi, and no one is going back to the wire. The only thing for sure is that mobile broadband gets ...


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