Milan, Jan 5 (askanews) – Consumer demand for technology is strong. Globally, but especially in China and the United States, the consumer technology sector is expected to register $505 billion in retail revenue this year. Steve Connick, vice president of research at CTA, the consumer technology association that organizes the exhibition, which is currently taking place in Las Vegas these days, explained these predictions at Ces 2022. In his speech titled “ Trends to Monitor”, Konick touched on some themes: “First of all, in the last season, after the advent of epidemics, the quality of technology required by consumers has increased. Simple and smart. Defines a premium experience with technology. Consumers don’t want a casual experience, they want a better experience. “We are looking for premium experiences, sometimes ready to put your hand in the wallet. A trend that has been going on for a few years. It has grown this season,” is the third issue to watch in the services. Services like video-on-demand streaming: Netflix had 214 million subscribers in December, Prime Video 175, but Disney Plus has ired 118 million subscribers in just two years. But as a service, for Koenig, it’s not just about video streaming, but also audio, games, fitness, food delivery. All services that have attracted new consumers during epidemics, not only the consumer, but also the period has become increasingly close with technology. According to CTA research, investors have done the same by focusing on tech start-ups. Trends to focus on: transport, electric vehicles and micro-mobility; Space technology, a new entry into the world of Ces, and Koenig defines sustainable technology as: food technology, smart city and smart home. Next, digital health, telemedicine and increasingly interconnected devices. A new area in the development of consumer technology is mental health, which deals with sleep issues, depression and depression. Here, too, new apps for meditation, memory counseling and sleep monitoring apps are springing up. According to a CTA survey, 52% of Americans may seek greater well-being in the future by using these services.
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