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Internet Trend report 2017, a must read

Here is the link to Mary Meeker’s, KPCB (Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers), Internet Trend report 2017

Read: Internet Trend report 2017

It gives a great view on what’s happening with Internet adoption, cloud, smartphones, ads, e-commerce, gaming, enterprise health, China, India and startups.

Key takeaways:

  • Cloud wars continue
    Amazon Web Services continues to lead, Google and Microsoft Azure are gaining some ground
  • Google and Facebook own the digital ad market
  • Voice is beginning to replace typing in online queries. 20% of mobile queries were made via voice in 2016
  • Slowing smartphone and Internet penetration growth
    Everybody who needs a smartphone has one
    The Internet’s center of gravity shifts to Asia
  • Almost everyone who wants or needs a smartphone now has one.
  • Healthcare industry is in a cycle of innovation, wearables contributing to the rise of consumer health data / data is at the core of healthcare innovation
  • Online retail sales increased by 15% from 2015 to 2016 in the US / e-commerce is getting bigger worldwide
  • YouTube is losing mobile video market share, because Facebook and Snap’s vertical-video content grows
  • eSports is becoming popular enough to challenge traditional sports