The AR/VR ecosystem — Are we there yet?

Venture Beast

Digi-Capital’s AR and VR forecast is for global revenue to grow from over $13 billion this year to more than $67 billion by 2024 -- is it an ecosystem yet?

Gartner Top 10 Strategic Predictions for 2021 and Beyond

CEB IT

By 2024, 30% of digital businesses will mandate DNA storage trials, addressing the exponential growth of data poised to overwhelm existing storage technology. By 2024, content moderation services for user-generated content will be surveyed as a top CEO priority by 30% of large organizations.

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5 Key Predictions for Identity and Access Management and Fraud Detection

CEB IT

By 2024, 30% of large enterprises will newly implement identity-proofing tools to address common weaknesses in workforce identity life cycle processes.

Launch of the Future of Media Report 2008! We predict the media industry will be worth US$5.7 trillion in 2024

Trends in the Living Networks

trillion in 2024 (in 2008 dollars) - released in this report - as well as information on current growth trends in advertising. Today almost every business and social activity is a form of media. An increasing proportion of our social interactions happen across media channels. Others are prospering as they tap swiftly growing sectors, leverage amateur content creation, tap the power of social networks, and scale production costs.

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Digital Workplace Trends You Can’t Ignore

CEB IT

Gartner predicts that 69% of what a manager currently does will be fully automated by 2024. “In the future only two sets of tasks will remain for managers: Strategy setting, which requires creativity; and advanced team management, which requires social skills,” said Tay.

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Gartner Top Strategic Predictions for 2020 and Beyond

CEB IT

By 2024, the World Health Organization will identify online shopping as an addictive disorder as millions abuse digital commerce and encounter financial stress. By 2024, AI identification of emotions will influence more than half of the online advertisements you see. However, concerns exist around the ethical implications of expanding this technology to reward or punish certain behaviors with access to social services such as schools or assisted housing.

Why the 2020 election will never end on social networks

The Verge

years discussing the degree to which foreign interference, particularly on social platforms, had affected the outcome. The president himself is said to have discussed the possibility of a 2024 run for office , suggesting that he might have accepted temporary defeat at least.

Top 5 Success Tips for eBook Publishers

Kitaboo

billion by 2024. At a time when content can be downloaded and shared across social media, traditional copyright laws have become obsolete. Adding social media features lets publishers get into constant interaction with the readers, seek their feedback, and ascertain their needs.

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The potential beyond the threshold of space tourism: hypersonic travel, solar system colonization and more

Trends in the Living Networks

I was just interviewed on ABC TV about the news that Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic is going public through a merger with Social Capital Hedosophia, to be the first publicly listed space tourism company. One of the next steps is taking astronauts to the moon, which the company hopes to achieve by 2024, having tested its moon lander recently.

7 Emerging Technologies In 2020

Galido

eCommerce sector will generate $600 billion in sales by 2024. Social Commerce. Social media brings eCommerce businesses closer to their customers. Social commerce enables customers to make purchases from social media. The technology blends social media and eCommerce enabling customers to search for their desired products and complete the transaction. Information Technology Blog - - 7 Emerging Technologies In 2020 - Information Technology Blog.

Top 5 Success Tips for eBook Publishers

Kitaboo

billion by 2024. At a time when content can be downloaded and shared across social media, traditional copyright laws have become obsolete. Adding social media features lets publishers get into constant interaction with the readers, seek their feedback, and ascertain their needs.

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The future of dating, relationships, and sex beyond the pandemic

Trends in the Living Networks

Social isolation has impacted just about every aspect of our lives, not least our love lives. “It’s gone more slowly than I would have expected in terms of people really using these tools of communication and connection to engage, not just superficially with social media or chitchat or memes and stuff to ones which are truly engagement,” he said. “We’re at a social threshold,” said Dawson.

The Hummer is back as a 350-mile range ‘electric supertruck’ that can drive diagonally

The Verge

It was revealed during a virtual event set to air during the World Series, “The Voice,” and across a barrage of social media and streaming platforms. Last will be the Hummer EV2, available spring 2024, with just two motors and a suggested price of $79,995.

Space Perspective reboots vision of flying passengers to stratosphere on a balloon

GeekWire

Some of the plan’s details are still up in the air, so to speak, but Poynter said passenger flights are pegged to begin around 2024. In addition to the bar and the loo, Space Perspective plans to provide a solid wireless internet connection to ensure that passengers will be able to share their experiences on social media in real time. Space Perspective’s balloon-borne capsule, known as Spaceship Neptune, would provide a wide-angle view of the Florida coastline.

October Telecom Conference Coverage 2019

Spearline

The cellular IoT market passed the 1 billion mark and is now expected to pass 4 billion by 2024. Be sure to read more about the event here , and be sure to check out our social media coverage of the event on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and Instagram.

Augmented Reality and the Network

Spearline

According to researcher Global Market Insights, the global market for AR products will surge by 80% to $165 billion by 2024. AR and VR have the potential to reshape the way we interact, whether that be socially, in a B2C context, or B2B. Bob Dylan once said, “the times they are a’ changin” and that couldn’t be truer when it comes to the telco industry.

It’s time to deplatform Trump

The Verge

It was a coup that was designed for, and helped made possible by, social media. But the big platforms also played a role, they wrote: Even on mainstream social media channels like Twitter and TikTok, calls for violence were easy to find. Photo by Samuel Corum / Getty Images.

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Microsoft’s Phil Spencer on launching the new Xbox

The Verge

In terms of where we are in gaming, I think it’s somewhat regretful, but it’s also nice to see that during this time of social distancing and disconnect from our friends and our family, that gaming is really pushed to the forefront as a real communal way for people to connect.

Facebook’s latest diversity report shows it’s inching toward its goals

The Verge

But the social network has yet to hit its long-term goals, such as 50 percent of its workforce being from an underrepresented background by 2024. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge. Facebook has released its latest annual diversity report , which suggests the company is slowly increasing representation across its workforce. According to Facebook, the representation of women and Black and Hispanic people among its employees increased across all of its tracked categories.

Mark Zuckerberg on why he doesn’t want to “put an Apple Watch on your face”

The Verge

Social networks contain multitudes. Facebook has sometimes faced doubts over why a social network would invest so much time and money into a hardware project with no uncertain payoff. It doesn’t fit the kind of social use cases that we primarily care about.

The massive Twitter hack could be a global security crisis

The Verge

To speculate much further would be irresponsible, but Cox’s reporting suggests that this is not a garden-variety hack in which a bunch of people reused their passwords, or a hacker used social engineering to convince AT&T to swap a SIM card. Facebook’s goal is to have 50 percent of its workforce be from an underrepresented background by 2024. Illustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge. You can’t say you didn’t see it coming.