Sophie Harding’s expectations for the Smart Home Consumer Survey 2023
As Futuresource begin to collect responses to this year’s Smart Home Consumer Survey, our smart home team has discussed key predictions on how events in the last two years have shaped consumer spending, motivations for purchasing, and overall sentiment around smart home products. Sophie Harding, Graduate Research Analyst, provides her insight.
Will AV and IoT collide on the road to convergence?
Cloud services continue to make an impact on the AV industry, ushering in new capabilities and changing the way that AV systems are designed, installed, and operated. Now, the inescapable rise of IoT, along with cloudification, virtualisation and container-based applications, is bringing AV and IoT devices together into a shared domain
Netflix levels up? Futuresource gaming team reacts.
It may not come as a surprise that Netflix is looking to expand into the gaming world, given their ubiquitous presence on smart TVs and other devices across households worldwide. What’s more, their recent loss of subscribers due to the company’s crackdown on password sharing is another reason for them to add gaming to their services.
Guy Hammett says home audio market’s decline is “not a permanent state”
The home audio market has endured its fair share of turbulence after an unprecedented boom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the market is wrestling with instabilities, Futuresource Consulting’s new report on the Global Home Audio Market indicates a re-strengthening from 2024 onwards.
Pro loudspeaker market shakes off the slowdown, on track to break $3 billion barrier
After two challenging years, the global professional loudspeaker market is presenting vigorous signs of recovery across a number of segments. A new report from Futuresource Consulting shows that the overall market achieved a value of $2.7 billion in 2022, and will break the $3 billion barrier this year, to exceed pre-pandemic levels.
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