As every year, various innovations, trends and products were presented at the international mobile tradefair, IFA 2018, in Berlin. Next to many improvements in the fields of Smart Home, Smart TVs, mobile devices and drones, this year‘s most prominent topic were voice assistants and their integration in many kinds of third-party devices.
Large companies behold with fascination the innovation speed and creativity of startups. In order to take advantage of the benefits of a lean, agile and innovative working method, we use the mm1 Corporate Lean Startup process model to demonstrate a path to increase innovative strength, decrease investment risks and achieve a cultural change towards an agile and customer-focused organization.
Regardless of whether it’s a startup, SME or corporation: Nowadays, a company is only successful if they quickly deliver the right innovation. The consultants at mm1 Consulting & Management have discovered that early on and developed their "Corporate Lean Startup" process from their work with the Lean Startup method.
Every year mm1 consultants of the Industrial IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the “Hannover Messe Industrie” to gain an overview of the development of current industry, technology and market trends. From a mm1 point of view, five key topics have been trending this year: “IoT Platforms and Platform Eco Systems”, “Mixed Reality”, “Digital Twins”, “Smart Factory”, and “Robotics”.
Every year mm1 consultants of the Consumer IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona to gain an overview of the development of current industry, technology and market trends. This year’s main focus were new network technologies with the priority "5G" as well as product and innovation concepts in the field of IoT. In addition to an overview of selected news and impressions on these two focal points, we would also like to present you news from Smart Mobility, Smart Home & Appliances, AR/VR & Media and Mobile Devices & Smart Gadgets.
A mm1 survey shows that: Only 2% of payment transactions go through Paydirekt. Together with Splendid-Research, a market research institute, mm1 has conducted a survey among 500 young German customers age 17 to 35 to determine what Paydirekt’s current market share is compared to PayPal.
Every year mm1 consultants of the Consumer IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to form an overview about the development of the latest industry, technology and market trends. Below, we present an abstract of selected news and discoveries in the areas of Smart Home, AR/VR, Smart TV, Connected Car, Health and wearables.
mm1, the consultancy for connected business, published its new Trend Paper “Smart Home Trends and Potentials 2018”. The paper describes market insights in Germany and worldwide, presents customer expectations and provides actual trends in the smart home market.
As every year, various innovations, trends and products were presented at IFA the world's leading trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances in Berlin. According to David B. Hofmann, mm1 Managing Partner and IoT Expert, voice assistants and smart home were this year’s focus topics.