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AT&T VP to Deliver Opening Keynote 'Differentiating TV With Apps in a Competitive, Multi-Screen Market' at CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference AT&T VP to Deliver Opening Keynote 'Differentiating TV With Apps in a Competitive, Multi-Screen Market' at CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference
April 24, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Parks Associates announced today that GW Shaw, Vice President, U-verse and Video Products, AT&T, will present the opening keynote, 'Differentiating TV with Apps in a Competitive, Mult... (more...)


Young Viewers Are Key Segment to Target for the OTT Video Market Young Viewers Are Key Segment to Target for the OTT Video Market
April 23, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Following OTT and content licensing announcements at NAB and the Aereo, Inc. case before the Supreme Court, Parks Associates today announced a new report Trends in Content Licensing that ... (more...)


iControl Networks to Deliver Closing Keynote at CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference iControl Networks to Deliver Closing Keynote at CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference
April 16, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Parks Associates announced today that Greg Roberts, Vice President, Marketing of iControl Networks, will present the closing keynote at the 18th annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Co... (more...)


Internet of Things, Identity Theft, and Virus Fears Driving New Demands for Tech Support Services Internet of Things, Identity Theft, and Virus Fears Driving New Demands for Tech Support Services
April 15, 2014

DALLAS, TX -  Parks Associates announced research today showing over 50% of U.S. smartphone and tablet owners are interested in tech support services that provide protection against loss, theft, ... (more...)


Cox and The Trust for Public Land Launch Arizona's 3rd Annual Cox Conserves Heroes Awards ProgramCox and The Trust for Public Land Launch Arizona's 3rd Annual Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program
April 14, 2014

PHOENIX, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Arizona's third annual Cox Conserves Heroes awards program. Sponsored... (more...)


ARRIS, AT&T U-Verse, Lowe's, iControl Networks, and Cisco to Keynote CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference ARRIS, AT&T U-Verse, Lowe's, iControl Networks, and Cisco to Keynote CONNECTIONS: The Premier Connected Home Conference
April 10, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Parks Associates today announced that ARRIS, AT&T U-Verse, Lowe's, iControl Networks, and Cisco will present keynotes at the 18th-annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Hom... (more...)


Parks Associates: 82% of U.S. Broadband Households Now Have an HDTV Parks Associates: 82% of U.S. Broadband Households Now Have an HDTV
March 27, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Parks Associates announced new research today predicting 4K TVs will follow a similar, but faster, growth pattern as HDTVs, which have reached 82% of U.S. broadband households after 15 ye... (more...)


TeamLogic IT Franchise Launches New Recruitment Website TeamLogic IT Franchise Launches New Recruitment Website
March 25, 2014

MISSION VIEJO, CA - The TeamLogic IT franchise, which has been named the top-rated technology franchise by Franchise Business Review for three years in a row, has launched a new franchising site at w... (more...)


Consumer Expectations Remain High for OTT TV Service Experiences Consumer Expectations Remain High for OTT TV Service Experiences
March 17, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Connected home research announced today by Parks Associates at TV Connect in London finds consumers expect the same TV user experience throughout their home, regardless of whether the se... (more...)


The MIPIM Awards Winners 2014The MIPIM Awards Winners 2014
March 14, 2014

CANNES, France, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The 24 th MIPIM Awards took place today during MIPIM, the world's property market. The results were announced at a ceremony held in the main auditorium of t... (more...)


Parks Associates Announces Partnership With Digital Media Wire and GSMA for Disruptive Media Conference at 2014 NAB Show Parks Associates Announces Partnership With Digital Media Wire and GSMA for Disruptive Media Conference at 2014 NAB Show
March 11, 2014

DALLAS, TX - Parks Associates today announced consumer research that nearly one-half (47%) of video consumed on a TV set in the U.S. now comes from non-linear sources. To explore the implications of s... (more...)


Delaware North Companies Taps accesso for e-Commerce for Kennedy Space Center Visitor ComplexDelaware North Companies Taps accesso for e-Commerce for Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
March 11, 2014

ORLANDO, Fla., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ accesso (AIM:ACSO) has signed a three-year agreement with Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at KSC, Inc. to provide e-Commerce and mobile ticketi... (more...)


Parks Associates: North American Mobile App Revenues to Exceed $27 Billion by 2018 Parks Associates: North American Mobile App Revenues to Exceed $27 Billion by 2018
March 06, 2014

DALLAS, TX(Marketwired - Mar 6, 2014) - In advance of the Connected Home Developers Garage at SXSW next week, sponsored by iControl Networks, Silicon Labs and Time Warner Cable, Parks Associates anno... (more...)


Digital Media, Content Distribution, Apps, Smart Home and Internet of Things Are Key Focus at 2014 CONNECTIONS Digital Media, Content Distribution, Apps, Smart Home and Internet of Things Are Key Focus at 2014 CONNECTIONS
March 04, 2014

DALLAS, TX(Marketwired - Mar 4, 2014) - Following a successful Smart Energy Summit in February, Parks Associates will host the 18th-annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference May... (more...)


Connected Home Developers Garage Debuts at SXSW 2014Connected Home Developers Garage Debuts at SXSW 2014
February 27, 2014

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/  On Sunday, March 9, iControl Networks, Silicon Labs and Time Warner Cable will co-host the 'Connected Home Developers Garage' at SXSW 2014. The Develo... (more...)


PetSmart Becomes Exclusive Pet Retailer to Offer Whistle Activity Monitor for DogsPetSmart Becomes Exclusive Pet Retailer to Offer Whistle Activity Monitor for Dogs
February 27, 2014

The Whistle Activity Monitor is a sleek device that attaches to the dog's existing collar and collects data on activities throughout the day and night then wirelessly sends the informati... (more...)


Samsung Partners with Mandalay Sports Media to Create Unique Second Screen ContentSamsung Partners with Mandalay Sports Media to Create Unique Second Screen Content
February 26, 2014

Available on 2012, 2013 and 2014 Samsung Smart TVs and a variety of tablets and smartphones, the second screen experience was designed to open a new and immersive genre for home entertai... (more...)


Parks Associates: Nearly 30% of U.S. Broadband Users Watch Video on Their Phone Monthly Parks Associates: Nearly 30% of U.S. Broadband Users Watch Video on Their Phone Monthly
February 25, 2014

DALLAS, TX - While attending Mobile World Congress this week, Parks Associates released mobile industry research showing roughly 29% of U.S. broadband users watch video on a mobile phone monthly, wit... (more...)


Affinegy Rides a Chariot in the Race to Make the Internet of Things a RealityAffinegy Rides a Chariot in the Race to Make the Internet of Things a Reality
February 17, 2014

In tandem with the announcement, the company also embraced a new family name for its products – CHARIOT – which defines Affinegy's expanding presence in the Internet of Things (IOT) mark... (more...)


Movistar Launches Tech Support Service in Spain, in Collaboration with iYogiMovistar Launches Tech Support Service in Spain, in Collaboration with iYogi
January 30, 2014

Mr. Rodrigo Pineda, Head of New Business at Telefónica Spain, commented that “Gurú is a unique service in Spain. It counts on the best group of technology experts who help their clients ... (more...)


Roy Sekoff of HuffPost Live to Deliver Keynote at NAB Show Disruptive Media ConferenceRoy Sekoff of HuffPost Live to Deliver Keynote at NAB Show Disruptive Media Conference
January 29, 2014

Sekoff's keynote will address how the rise of online video and viewers' growing desire to engage with content is significantly impacting programming, distribution and advertising in medi... (more...)


Saint Paul RiverCentre Continues Sustainability Mission with Installation of SageGlass Dynamic GlassSaint Paul RiverCentre Continues Sustainability Mission with Installation of SageGlass Dynamic Glass
January 28, 2014

Saint Paul RiverCentre is the city's premier convention center and part of a complex that includes Xcel Energy Center arena and The Legendary Roy Wilkins Auditorium. In addition to its G... (more...)


Bluetooth Smart Technology Unveiled as the Magic Behind BeaconsBluetooth Smart Technology Unveiled as the Magic Behind Beacons
January 28, 2014

“In 2014, Parks Associates expects Bluetooth to play a much larger role in the mobile wallet ecosystem,” said Jennifer Kent, senior analyst, Parks Associates. “Not only does Bluetooth Sm... (more...)


EcoFactor Debuts Residential HVAC Performance Monitoring ServiceEcoFactor Debuts Residential HVAC Performance Monitoring Service
January 23, 2014

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ EcoFactor, the leader in cloud-based home energy services, formally announced the launch of its HVAC Performance Monitoring (HPM) service after complet... (more...)


Nutanix Accelerates Transformation of Enterprise Datacenters With Historic $101 Million Funding RoundNutanix Accelerates Transformation of Enterprise Datacenters With Historic $101 Million Funding Round
January 14, 2014

Nutanix is now uniquely capitalized to service the needs of global enterprise customers with backing from top Silicon Valley venture capital firms and strategic investments from Goldman ... (more...)




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