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The Internet of Things really is things, not people

Deloitte predicts that in 2015 one billion wireless Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be shipped, up 60% from 2014, leading to an installed base of 2.8 billion devices. Read more about this prediction.

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Drones: high-profile and niche

Deloitte predicts that in 2015, the active base of non-military drones costing $200 or more should exceed one million units for the first time. We expect sales of non-military drones to be about 300,000 units in 2015, with the majority being bought by consumers or prosumers. Read more here. 

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The "generation that won’t spend" is spending a lot on media content

Deloitte predicts that North American millennials will spend over $62 billion on media content in 2015.

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The connectivity chasms deepen: the growing gap in broadband speeds

Deloitte predicts that in developed countries, the average broadband speeds obtained by the top decile will be 5x or greater than the lowest decile. Read the additional insights in this prediction. 

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TMT Predictions 2015

The future in Tech, Media & Telecom

Welcome to the 2015 edition of Deloitte’s predictions for the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) sectors. These Predictions reveal the perspectives gained from hundreds of conversations with industry leaders, and tens of thousands of consumer interviews across the globe.

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The future in Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Our objective with TMT Predictions is to identify critical inflection points that we believe should inform industry strategic thinking, and to explain how we think these will manifest over the next 12-18 months for companies in Technology, Media, Telecommunications (TMT), and other industries.

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TMT Predictions 2015

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