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Xiaomi plans to invest $1.5 billion over the next five years to grow its AI-powered smart home ecosystem

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.   Chinese technology company Xiaomi is planning to spend about $1.5 billion over the next five years to grow its AI-powered smart home ecosystem, CEO Lei Jun  announced  last week. The company, which is best known for low-priced smartphones, is looking to build on its existing AI capabilities and use a range of first...
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AT&T and Magic Leap are expanding their partnership to include business solutions (T)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Six months after AT&T teamed up with Magic Leap, a cutting-edge AR headset startup, to become the sole US wireless carrier for the company's headsets, the firms have announced the expansion of this partnership,   according to   a company statement. The two firms will now work together on business solutions, plac...
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IoT Report: How Internet of Things technology growth is reaching mainstream companies and consumers

This is a preview of the Internet of Things (2018) research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about the IoT ecosystem, tech trends and industry forecasts, click here. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. The technology that underlies this whole segment is evolving quickly, whether it’s the rapid rise of the Amazon Echo and voice assistants upending the consumer space, or growth of AI-powered analy...
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TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS STARTUPS TO WATCH: The top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars

Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and self-driving technology are helping the transportation and logistics industry finally transform by cutting costs, optimizing delivery routes, and automating mundane tasks. Startups will be the lynchpin of this transformation because they specifically target areas of need  with cutting-edge solutions. Business Insider Intelligence examined the top 5 startups within five key areas: digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI for supply chain manage...
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THE VOICE APPS REPORT: The top issues with voice discoverability, monetization, and retention — and how to solve them

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The voice app ecosystem is booming. In the US, the number of Alexa skills alone surpassed 25,000 in January 2018, up from just 7,000 the previous January, in categories ranging from music streaming services, to games, to connected home tools. As voice platforms continue to gain footing in homes via smart speaker...
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Google announced a number of new devices and capabilities for its AI assistant at CES (GOOGL, AMZN)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Google and a number of partners announced a range of new devices and capabilities that will employ the company’s AI voice assistant at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, according to  TechCrunch . The search leader is looking to establish a broad market of devices in all sorts of categories that feature...
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THE EDGE COMPUTING REPORT: How advances in edge computing will address key problems in the healthcare, telecommunications, and automotive sectors

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Edge computing solutions are key tools that help companies grapple with rising data volumes across industries. These types of solutions are critical in allowing companies to gain more control over the data their IoT devices create and in reducing their reliance on (and the costs of) cloud computing. These sys...
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5G-powered connected devices shined at CES (QCOM, INTC)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. The 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) officially kicked off in Las Vegas on Tuesday, and devices with 5G connectivity are stealing the show. The annual conference, which is taking place January 8-11, showcases the latest mobile and connected technology from more than 4,500 exhibiting companies. CES is an impor...
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These were the top smart home trends at CES

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. The 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is underway in Las Vegas, and tech companies of all stripes are unveiling their latest smart home devices. The show offers these companies a platform to lay out their vision for the future of the connected home ecosystem and to broadcast how they’re planning to evolve their devi...
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A leaked video appears to show Xiaomi is joining the foldable phone trend

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. A new leaked video reveals Xiaomi’s take on the up-and-coming foldable phone movement,   according to  The Verge. While the device in the video features a large screen, its overall size isn't compromised since its sides can bend backward. In an open position, the foldable screen appears to  function as...
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The Internet of Things Report: Technology Trends & Market Growth

This is a preview of the Internet of Things (2018) research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about the IoT ecosystem, tech trends and industry forecasts, click here. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. The technology that underlies this whole segment is evolving quickly, whether it’s the rapid rise of the Amazon Echo and voice assistants upending the consumer space, or growth of AI-powered analy...
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BIG TECH IN HEALTHCARE: How Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are shaking up healthcare — and what it means for the future of the industry (GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The healthcare industry is undergoing a profound transformation. Costs are skyrocketing, consumer demand for more accessible care is growing rapidly, and healthcare companies are unable to keep up.  Health organizations are increasingly turning to tech companies to facilitate this transformation in care delivery an...
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Here's how Apple plans to overcome lower Q1 revenue projections (AAPL)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Apple issued a surprise warning on its fiscal Q1 2019 (ended December 29, 2018) revenue guidance in a   letter   to investors on Wednesday. This marks the first time in 16 years that Apple reduced revenue expectations; the company lowered its expected range of $89 billion-$93 billion in revenue to $84 billion, wh...
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Chinese officials are using smart devices for surveillance — including connected uniforms to track students

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Smart home devices and other connected tools offer a range of ways to gather data about individuals. And governments at various levels, particularly in China, are starting to use these types of devices to monitor public services to ensure that they’re being used as intended. Though these new practices utilizing connecte...
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The 2018 apps and platforms predictions Business Insider Intelligence got right (AMZN, BABA)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.  As 2017 drew to a close, Business Insider Intelligence collated its top five apps and platforms predictions for 2018. As we enter the new year, we’re revisiting them to see how they stood the test of time. Here's what we got right about 2018: Amazon will lose its dominance in the voice assistant space. We pred...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Trends, Alibaba, Xiaomi, Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider Intelligence Apps


Amazon Alexa hardware dominated the holiday season — and its growing popularity is solidifying the voice assistant as a household staple (AMZN)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Both Amazon’s Alexa-infused Echo lineup of smart speakers, and its Fire TV streaming stick with an Alexa-powered remote, led Amazon’s device sales during the 2018 holiday season,   according to   an Amazon blog post. Customers globally bought millions more Alexa-enabled devices this year compared with last; the ...
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Customers, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, AMZN, Business Insider Intelligence, Alexa Voice Remote, Echo Dot Fire TV Stick, Business Insider Intelligence Apps


Amazon's Alexa crash on Christmas Day could dampen the trend of gifting smart devices (AMZN)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant suffered an outage in parts of Europe on Christmas Day, as new device owners attempted to activate their Echo smart speakers, according to  The Guardian . The volume of voice requests from users activating and using their newly acquired devices overwhelmed Amazon’s servers and led to the...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Trends, Alexa, AMZN, Business Insider Intelligence, Local Voice Control


T-Mobile is outpacing the rest of the Big Four US carriers on value, loyalty, and satisfaction — here's what consumers say is most important when selecting a mobile provider (TMUS, S, VZ, T)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. This report is exclusively available to enterprise subscribers. To learn more about getting access to this report, email Senior Account Executive Jeff Jordan at [email protected], or check to see if your company already has access. Although competition in the US wireless carrier market remains fierce, the price war among the Big Four US carriers — Verizon, AT&T, T-M...
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The FCC is giving carriers control over text messages

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. The FCC   voted   to classify SMS and MMS text messages as an information service last week, giving wireless carriers more control over messages sent through their networks. Text messages weren’t previously classified under the Communications Act, which categorizes content as either information services under Ti...
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Elon Musk's SpaceX is raising $500 million for satellite internet

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Elon Musk-helmed aerospace company SpaceX is raising $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation to fund a satellite-based internet service, reports  The Wall Street Journal . The company is looking to launch a massive network of satellites into orbit to provide internet service for devices on the ground, which would of...
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VR isn't just for gamers — here's how Audi, Lowe's and Macy's are using it to boost sales and employee training (M, WMT, AUDVF, LOW, UPS)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence , Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here . Current subscribers can read the report here . Virtual reality (VR) offers immersive experiences in which users can hear, see, and interact with 360-degree digital environments using head-mounted displays (HMDs) and handheld motion devices. The technology has been historically associated with consumer-facing g...
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5G in the IoT: How the next generation of wireless technology will transform the IoT

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. 5G is very nearly here, and these lightning-fast networks will change how telecommunications shapes business and offer new and transformative possibilities in the IoT space. As 5G networks become a reality in 2019 and 2020, the new standard will further increase the ap...
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AT&T is launching the US' first 5G mobile network this Friday — here's how that will give it an edge over Verizon and T-Mobile

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. AT&T   announced   that it will launch the US' first 5G mobile network this Friday, December 21, across 12 cities, with plans to expand the network to an additional seven in the first half of 2019. The service, which uses mmWave high-band spectrum, is the first 5G network based on the latest 3GPP NR standards. S...
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Why are Apple Pay, Starbucks’ app, and Samsung Pay so much more successful than other mobile wallet providers?

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,   click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. In the US, the in-store mobile wallet space is becoming increasingly crowded. Most customers have an option provided by their smartphone vendor, like Apple, Android, or Samsung Pay. But those are often supplemented by a myriad of options from other players, ranging fro...
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A majority of consumers expect VR to become a part of daily life (FB)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. VR headsets are on pace to become more prominent in consumer's lives: On average across 11 markets, 65% of consumers expect that VR will become a part of daily life,   according to   a recent survey conducted by Facebook. For those who embrace it, VR can bring an added layer of convenience to daily life, from ga...
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How retailers are using mobile AR to blend the online and in-store shopping journeys

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,   click here. The mobile augmented reality (AR) market is quickly becoming primed for the retail space. By blending the online and in-store shopping journeys, mobile AR promises to provide an immersive digital shopping experience unlike anything shoppers have seen before. Mobile AR is one of the most coveted technologies for i...
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There will be more than 55 billion IoT devices by 2025 — these are the biggest drivers for adoption

This is a preview of the Internet of Things (2018) research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about the IoT ecosystem, tech trends and industry forecasts, click here. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. The technology that underlies this whole segment is evolving quickly, whether it’s the rapid rise of the Amazon Echo and voice assistants upending the consumer space, or growth of AI-powered analy...
Tags: Trends, Amazon Echo, Business Insider Intelligence


When it comes to VR hardware, consumers are balancing price point and experience

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,   click here. The virtual reality (VR) market is expected to rally in 2018 after seeing slow growth from 2016 to 2017. The uptick will be largely catalyzed by the emergence of the newest headset form factor, stand-alone VR headsets, which address some of the biggest pain points that have prohibited mainstream consumers from ad...
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Here's an early glimpse into the autonomous trucking market — and how self-driving technology is disrupting the way goods are delivered

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. T rucking is set to transform radically in the coming years, with innovative technologies  enabling trucks to take over more and more driving responsibilities, saving time and money for operators and businesses that rely on shipping. Autonomous trucks are being t...
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Here are the three types of problems edge computing solutions are helping to combat across industries

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Edge computing solutions are key tools that help companies grapple with rising data volumes across industries. These types of solutions are critical in allowing companies to gain more control over the data their IoT devices create and in reducing their reliance on (and the costs of) cloud computing. These sys...
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