Parks Associates consumer and industry research addresses impact of COVID-19, voice technology trends, support services, and cybersecurity

Industry whitepapers target growing challenges and opportunities for connected home industry

DALLAS, Oct. 14, 2020focused on COVID-19 contact tracing, voice technology, consumer privacy concerns, and the smart TV and OTT video markets. The firm finds 64% of US broadband households have an internet-connected entertainment device, while 30% have a smart home device, creating a range of products in the home that can deliver new value but also need monitoring and cybersecurity protections.

“A customer’s experience with a brand’s product is no longer influenced only by that product but by the entire ecosystem in which that product operates,” said Elizabeth Parks, President, Parks Associates. “Our new whitepapers highlight key areas in the market that offer insights into current market demands and especially the impact of the coronavirus on consumer technology purchases and use.”

Next-Generation Support: Building an Engagement Platformexamines the direct connections between support services and greater consumer engagement with

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Andrew L. Cohen, Executive Chairman, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Andrew Cohen is the Executive Chairman of the Global Private Bank and a Global Chair of Investment Banking at J.P. Morgan. He oversees J.P. Morgan Private Bank’s Institutional Wealth Management practice and leads the partnership between the firm’s Corporate & Investment Bank and Private Bank. In this role, Mr. Cohen focuses on servicing the Private Bank’s largest and most sophisticated clients globally. He is a member of the Asset & Wealth Management Operating Committee, Wealth Management Operating Committee, and Global Investment Banking Executive Committee.

Prior to this role, Mr. Cohen was Chief Executive Officer of J.P. Morgan’s International Private Bank, which operates in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Latin America. Before relocating to Hong Kong in 2010 as the Asia Private Bank’s Chief Executive Officer, he was Head of the Southern California region, based in Los Angeles. Previously, he worked with ultra-high-net-worth families in Northern Europe and

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Global OLED and LCD Markets Report 2020: Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis

The “OLED and LCD Markets: Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis” report from The Information Network has been added to’s offering.

This technology-marketing report analyzes and projects the technologies involved in the fabrication of OLEDs, Liquid Crystal Displays (LCD), and microLEDs. This report discusses the technology trends, products, applications, and suppliers of materials and equipment. A market forecast for display equipment and materials analyzed and forecast.

At its core, OLED picture quality is superior to LCD on brightness, uniformity, blackness, viewing angle, and contrast ratio and a key feature for mobile devices, as it reduces energy consumption, thus extending battery life. The higher 1000 pixel per inch (PPI) of OLED is crucial for virtual/augmented reality applications. Meanwhile, the refresh rate is multiples higher vs. LCD and critical for real-time gaming. That said, LCD is significantly better on price given the sheer production scale and sizeable competition in that market (vs.

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In-Depth Analysis of Vaccines Market by Top Key Players, Industry Insights, Global Opportunities, Regional Overview, Growth Trends, Forecast to 2027

The global “vaccines market” size is expected to be USD 93.08 billion by 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 10.7% during the forecast period. The growing prevalence of malaria around the world is a key factor boosting the vaccines market. According to the World Health Organization, in 2017, there were an estimated 219 million cases of malaria in 87 countries. Total funding for malaria control and elimination reached an estimated US$ 3.1 billion in 2017. Contributions from governments of endemic countries amounted to US$ 900 million, representing 28% of total funding. Furthermore, the increasing number of deaths caused by malaria has impelled government and pharmaceutical companies to develop advanced vaccines. According to the latest world malaria report, released in November 2018, there were 219 million cases of malaria in 2017, up from 217 million cases in 2016. The estimated number of malaria death stood at 435 000 in 2017, a similar

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The Trends Transforming Casino and Gambling Industry

As time goes by, different industries that shape the world economy have been changing with the times to incorporate new and better ways of doing things. The gambling industry has not been left behind. We have seen a lot of changes in the technological aspect of the industry.

Most of these trends are inclined towards making gaming more convenient and rewarding for parties involved. The gaming industry is not rigid and, therefore, has adjusted to these changes. The changes caused by new trends have impacted the gaming world massively. Let’s look at some of these trends.

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Since the wave started around last year, many casinos have started accepting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as methods of payment. Some casinos operate purely on Bitcoin. This trend has made transactions easier and faster, making the gaming experience better for players.

Cryptocurrency also protects the identity of players, making

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Marvell Technology (MRVL) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know

In the latest trading session, Marvell Technology (MRVL) closed at $43.78, marking a +0.44% move from the previous day. This change outpaced the S&P 500’s 0.63% loss on the day. Elsewhere, the Dow lost 0.55%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.1%.


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Prior to today’s trading, shares of the chipmaker had gained 11.14% over the past month. This has outpaced the Computer and Technology sector’s gain of 8.45% and the S&P 500’s gain of 5.91% in that time.

Wall Street will be looking for positivity from MRVL as it approaches its next earnings report date. The company is expected to report EPS of $0.25, up 47.06% from the prior-year quarter. Meanwhile, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for revenue is projecting net sales of $750.23 million, up 13.25% from the year-ago period.

For the full year, our Zacks Consensus Estimates are projecting earnings of $0.92 per share and revenue of $2.96

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Technology and the Legal System

SEATTLE, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ABC Legal Services will be holding a free webinar online Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. PDT | 2:30 p.m. EDT called, “A New Day in Court: Technology and the Legal System.”  Those interested can register for the free webinar here:

Join ABC Legal Services for an in-depth look at how technology can help legal professionals improve access to the judicial system, as well as increase efficiency and effectiveness of day-to-day operations. The 1-hour webinar will also provide viewers with insight on:

  • How technology expands on services and quality you provide to customers.
  • How to improve overall efficiency and document management through smart technology use.
  • The importance of instilling trust and confidence with clients through technology.
  • Current trends and easy to adapt applications in legal technology.

As repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to unfold in the justice system, the expansion

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Deflationary Trends Are Growing More Powerful

(Bloomberg Opinion) — After nosediving from March through May as the pandemic-sired lockdowns devastated U.S. household spending, consumer prices rebounded in the following four months. Some fear this is the start of a resurgence of inflation. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s survey of consumer inflation expectations shows a jump from 2.4% to 3% for both one and three years ahead.


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If you think serious inflation is coming, you don’t believe in the fundamental power of excess global supply to depress prices. With globalization, Western technology is combined with cheap Asian labor to produce a vast array of goods and, increasingly, services. But Asian consumers purchase only a fraction of what they produce. China’s consumer spending is just 39% of gross domestic product, compared with 68% in the U.S., resulting in a saving glut that is highly deflationary.

This glut is unlikely to atrophy even if the

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Semiconductor Dry Strip System Market 2020-2026 Global Outlook

The Semiconductor Dry Strip System Market research report includes Market Size, Upstream Situation, Market Segmentation, Semiconductor Dry Strip System Market Segmentation, Price & Cost And Industry Environment. In addition, the report outlines the factors driving industry growth and the description of market channels. The Semiconductor Dry Strip System Market profile also contains descriptions of the leading topmost manufactures/players like (Hitachi High-Technologies Corp, United Microelectronics Corporation, Applied Materials, Novellus Systems, Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, Lam Research Corp, Mattson Technology Inc, PSK Inc, Axcelis Technologies, Global Foundries,) which including Capacity, Production, Price, Revenue, Cost, Gross Margin, Growth Rate,Import, Export, Semiconductor Dry Strip System Market Share and Technological Developments. It covers Regional Segment Analysis, Type, Application, Major Manufactures, Semiconductor Dry Strip System Industry Chain Analysis, Competitive Insights and Macroeconomic Analysis.

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Global 1,4 Butanediol Market Report to 2024 – Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis

The “1,4 Butanediol Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis” report has been added to’s offering.

The future of the 1,4 butanediol market looks promising with opportunities in the THF, PBT, GBL, PU, and others market. The global 1,4 butanediol market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 8% from 2019 to 2024. The major growth drivers for this market are the growing demand from THF industry, increasing demand for PBT, and emerging markets, which will drive the demand for PU, and growth in emerging markets.

A more than 150 page report is developed to help in your business decisions. To learn the scope of, benefits, companies researched and other details of the 1,4 butanediol market, then read this report.

The study includes the 1,4 butanediol market size and forecast for the global 1,4 butanediol market through 2024, segmented by technology, application, and region.

Companies Mentioned

  • SK Global

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