Farming

E-Commerce Giants Driving Smart Agriculture Adoption in China

Facing stagnating revenues, e-commerce giants, such as Alibaba, Baidu, JD.Com and Tencent are leveraging their AI expertise to modernize agriculture…

Robotics - China

Industrial Robotics in China – Is the Technology Gap With Foreign Robot Manufacturers Widening?

Overview: China, the world’s largest manufacturer, lags many industrial nations in the development and adoption of robotics and automation…

AI Speakers

The Battle for AI Dominance Intensifies – AI Strategies of Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook

Overview:- As the competition to to dominate the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) intensifies, our latest report looks into the activities, key…

Google I/O 2019 – AI Prowess & Hardware Ambition Expands

The annual Google developer conference, Google I/O 2019, just concluded in Mountain View, California. Google CEO Sundar Pichai highlighted that the…

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Microsoft Build 2019: Significant Enhancements of AI Capabilities in Azure Cloud & Edge

There were a lot of exciting new technologies and services announced at the Microsoft Build 2019 - Redmond’s annual developer conference. Below are…

Three out of Four Smartphones Forecast to Have Dedicated AI Processors by End of 2022

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego April 12th, 2019 Dedicated processors will dramatically expand the use of AI in…

Qualcomm AI Day 2019

Qualcomm Enters Data Center Inference Market with AI Cloud 100 Family

Qualcomm's AI Day came with a slew of new launches and announcements, all focused on expanding the company’s reach and AI strategy. Among other…

Machine Learning-as-a-Service (MLaaS) Driving AI Across Verticals

Overview: With Machine Learning-as-a-Service (MLaaS) allowing a broad range of companies to benefit from the latest developments in Artificial…

Security Counterpoint

Top 10 IoT Security and Privacy Trends and Predictions for 2019

2018 was the year of realisation for all players in the IoT ecosystem, including consumers, that security cannot be neglected. This is especially the…

Surveillance Camera

Camera Surveillance Market Moving Towards the Edge

Over the last 10 years, the surveillance camera market has witnessed drastic changes from analog, closed-circuit cameras, to all-digital IP-based…

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Pain Ahead for Chinese Tech Companies

The growing trade conflict being driven by the US may yet snare more Chinese companies. The US government is investigating any and all means to…

Apple to drive native AI adoption in Smartphones

One in three smartphones to be shipped in 2020 will natively embed machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities at the chipset…

The Rise of AI: One in Three Smartphones Will Be AI Capable in 2020

Over Half a Billion Smartphones Will Be Shipped with Out-of-the-Box On-Board AI Capabilities According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s…

Google Launches a Suite of Hardware Focusing on Melding AI, SW, and HW

Google held their annual hardware launch event in San Francisco today.  The launch event was much more than a Pixel smartphone update.  It was an…

AI Integration, a New Era in Smartphone SoC

Apple unveiled its A11 Bionic SoC (System-On-Chip) with the launch of its new iPhone. The A11 chip has an embedded AI (Artificial Intelligence) unit…

Audio Tech: Cinderella’s Going to the Ball

With smartphones becoming the primary source of music for many consumers, handset OEMs have been steadily improving the audio quality of their…

WWDC 2017 : Powerful New Hardware, Augmented Reality and Machine Learning

Apple's annual WWDC 2017 kicked off today in San Jose, California. Apple’s annual WWDC 2017 conference was centred on getting its legions of…

Qualcomm’s “Affordable Premium” Strategy Blossoms with Latest Snapdragon 660/630 Platforms

Counterpoint Analysts participated at Qualcomm's latest launch events for its Snapdragon 600 platform's latest solutions 660 and 630 at Snapdragon…