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Oct 04, 2016
After last year’s initial investment of $160 million, The White House has stated that it is placing an extra $80 million into technology and smart city projects.
Readwrite *

Sep 27, 2016
About 45% of homeowners are putting in at least one new system or device that can be remotely controlled or monitored on a smartphone, tablet, or computer.
AFN News Services *

Sep 20, 2016
The Energy Management System will hit 18.8% CAGR by 2021.
PR Newswire *

Sep 12, 2016
It is forecasted that the total 3D printing market will reach $20 billion (£14 billion) by 2025, and predicted that global spending on 3D printing will grow at a CAGR of 27% from nearly $11 billion (£8 billion) in 2015 to $26.7 billion (£18 billion) in 2019.
ITProPortal *

Sep 06, 2016
By 2020, there will be an estimated 50 billion devices connected to the Internet of Things.

Aug 31, 2016
It is estimated that data center electricity consumption is projected to increase to roughly 140 billion kilowatt-hours annually by 2020, corresponding to about 50 large power plants, with annual carbon emissions of nearly 150 million metric tons. The financial impact for the DC management is also huge since a DC spends between 30 percent to 50 percent of its operational expenditure in electricity: the expected figure for the sector in 2020 is $13 billion per year of electricity bills.

Aug 28, 2016
Surprising to those living outside the southeast, Raleigh, North Carolina had the second greatest percentage increase in technology jobs from 2010-2015 (38.5%).
Forbes *

Aug 23, 2016
Millennials are projected to make up around 75% of the global workforce by 2025. 
The Huffington Post *

Aug 16, 2016
Research firm, IDC, predicts IoT will become a $1.46 trillion international market by 2020, up from $700 billion last year.
NewsHQ *

Aug 08, 2016
The global Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market is poised to grow at CAGR of over 10% during 2015-2020.
PR Newswire *