The future of voice assistants in the Netherlands
Go to a random marketing, trendwatching or tech website and I guarantee you will come across the device that is going to change our shopping behavior, homes and lives in the near future: Voice assistants. Several reports predict that in 2018 sales of these smart speakers will run sky-high: From 24 million sold Echo’s and Google Homes in 2018, to 56.3 million sold smart speakers in 2018. This makes smart speakers the fastest growing consumer tech. *
BBC Global Survey: A world Divided?
Three-quarters around the world say their country’s society is divided – and the majority think their country is now more divided than it was 10 years ago, especially in Europe. Differences in political views are seen as the greatest cause of tension, followed by differences between rich and poor. However, despite these divisions, the majority of people in most countries agree that people across the world have more things in common than things that make them different.
Who are the world’s biggest wearable tech buyers?
From the Fitbit to Apple’s smartwatch: wearable tech is becoming increasingly popular across the globe. Early adopters of new technology, the world’s affluent are at the forefront of purchasing wearable tech, ownership reaching over 30% in Spain, Turkey and the USA.