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Score: 4.1
This Month and Untested Top 4 Examples: 1,376 Total Clicks Date Range: Dec 14 - Feb 15
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Network connections expand to accommodate growing needs
Implications - As smart cities grow and require enhanced connectivity, network providers are expanding connections to be more robust and versatile. This push towards enhanced network connections readies both dense and remote areas for technological integration and future technologies, and speaks to the value and importance consumers place on connectivity. [More]
Score: 7.4
This Month and Warm Top 4 Examples: 4,639 Total Clicks Date Range: Feb 15 - Feb 15
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Smart solutions for city driving make use of big data for 21st century results
Implications - As urban populations rise, the need for solutions to solve traffic problems is being met with connectivity based innovations that help use big data to efficiently eliminate jams. Utilizing sensors and smartphone connectivity, the innovations prepare infrastructure for current and future problems while signifying more widespread applications of the Internet of Things. [More]
Score: 6.7
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 5,590 Total Clicks Date Range: Feb 14 - Jan 15
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Consumers turn to personalized tech products that automate productivity
Implications - Consumers prioritize efficiency, especially when it comes to everyday tasks, which is being acknowledged with professional predictive and organizational tools for automating everything from meetings to networking. This shift towards predictive technology for high stakes tasks signifies a trust in automation in exchange for a more cohesive, streamlined life. [More]
Score: 6
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 6,764 Total Clicks Date Range: Jun 14 - Jan 15
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3D printing moves beyond set parameters for larger projects in manufacturing
Implications - The potential of 3D printing is being realized as manufacturers remove boundaries with free form printers for creating large-scale products with ease. This innovation paired with the incorporation of new filament for the printers means the further expansion of this promising technology in a multitude of industries. [More]
Score: 9.1
This Quarter and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 57,865 Total Clicks Date Range: Jul 14 - Jan 15
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Services for 3D printing usher in a new era for maker culture
Implications - While 3D printing previously required expensive equipment, new publicly available services that allow for outsourcing are on the rise. As maker culture gains more momentum, the need for brands to become involved in delivering customization and new technology options is being expected by consumers. [More]
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Score: 8.3
This Quarter and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 11,585 Total Clicks Date Range: Jan 14 - Jan 15
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Innovation in tech shifts to focus on eco features rather than new functions
Implications - As consumers wrap their heads around innovations like wearables and the Internet of Things, tech brands are shifting focus to make products more sustainable before adding new features. This incorporation of eco-friendly design satisfies a growing need for sustainability in a wide variety of consumer products. [More]
Score: 8.2
This Quarter and Hot Top 4 Examples: 23,912 Total Clicks Date Range: Jan 14 - Jan 15
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Precise sweets are produced as 3D printing expands to the dessert market
Implications - 3D printing is becoming more and more commonplace as equipment prices drop and consumers covet the technology. 3D printing in the kitchen is seeing desserts and sweets become an area of focus for both experts and amateurs, and offers a touch of novelty that draws consumers in. This shift towards digitized food more broadly signifies the impressive (and expanding) scope of 3D printing possibilities. [More]
Score: 5.2
This Quarter and Mild Top 3 Examples: 1,289 Total Clicks Date Range: Jan 14 - Dec 14
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Famously free innovations get a subscription-focused overhaul
Implications - As consumers look for a more adaptable form of radio, the shift to streaming is palpable, but the freedom gained has led many to pay a premium for ultimate access. The premiumization boom supports this as more consumers become willing to pay to regain control over how they consume media. [More]
Score: 8
This Quarter and Hot Top 4 Examples: 12,274 Total Clicks Date Range: Jul 14 - Dec 14
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The Internet of Things marks a shift towards a necessity for connectivity
Implications - Consumers prioritize convenience and automation in modern product design, which has accelerated the Internet of Things to new, unexpected levels. As connectivity transitions from ubiquitous to necessary for users, brands are integrating sensors and smart features to aid the shift towards completely connected lifestyles. [More]
Score: 8.7
This Quarter and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 40,927 Total Clicks Date Range: Apr 13 - Dec 14
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3D printing expands to the health sector to increase mobility and availability
Implications - As consumers demand increased availability and customization in healthcare (and beyond,) the incorporation of 3D printing technology for prosthetics is expanding the specialized market. This shift reflects a larger cultural preference for on-demand solutions to everyday needs. [More]