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Juniper Research Insights are a subscriber-only download. Published fortnightly, they summarise the news we feel will have the largest impact on the market. For more information please visit our Juniper Research Insights page.



 
Juniper Insights - New Commerce Opportunities at Google IO 2018

Juniper Insights - New Commerce Opportunities at Google IO 2018

May 2018
This week saw Google's annual software conference, with a range of new products announced. 

New releases including Android P and an expansion of Google Assistant stand to change the way Google is positioned in the digital commerce sector. This Insights article gives our view of how this will enable Google to increase its digital commerce footprint. 
Juniper Insights - Facebook F8 Developer Conference 1st May 2018

Juniper Insights - Facebook F8 Developer Conference 1st May 2018

May 2018
Facebook held its main product event on the 1st May; the F8 Developer Conference. A range of new products and initiatives were announced, including Oculus Go, Facebook for Dating, updated features for Instagram, group video calls through WhatsApp and closer integrations with Messenger for businesses and privacy.
Juniper Insights - WhatsApp to Ban Users under the Age of 16 to Comply with GDPR

Juniper Insights - WhatsApp to Ban Users under the Age of 16 to Comply with GDPR

April 2018
WhatsApp have announced that it will request users to provide their birthdate in the mobile application’s next update.

Users under the age of 16 will be banned from using the messaging app. Outside the EU, the minimum access age for the app will remain as 13 as per WhatsApp guidelines.
Juniper Insights - Why Loot Box Gambling Must Face Regulation

Juniper Insights - Why Loot Box Gambling Must Face Regulation

April 2018
Juniper’s recent research into video game loot boxes (in-game item packs sold to consumers as part of a growing monetisation strategy) has revealed a significant under-current of gambling-like practices.

The research found that consumer spend on loot boxes will approach $50 billion by 2022, should regulators not crack-down on the ever-growing prevalence of this monetisation method.
Juniper Insights - Mark Zuckerberg Goes Before Congressional Committees

Juniper Insights - Mark Zuckerberg Goes Before Congressional Committees

April 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the US Congressional Commitees on the Judiciary and Commerce, Science and Transportation. The hearing was intended to clarify actions to protect users’ data taken in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data leak.

The answers from this hearing gave indications of Facebook’s future intent on consumer protection and data usage, as well as providing pointers for potential avenues of regulation likely to affect the US in future. Transcripts of both days of the hearing are available.
Juniper Insights - Apple to Drop Intel CPUs by 2020

Juniper Insights - Apple to Drop Intel CPUs by 2020

April 2018
In a report published by Bloomberg this week, it has emerged that Apple intends to drop Intel as a CPU supplier of its PCs as early as 2020. The company has been rumoured to have been developing its own processors, in similar fashion to the custom units it uses in its mobile devices.
Juniper Insights - KYC Requirements Threaten Future of India’s Mobile Wallets

Juniper Insights - KYC Requirements Threaten Future of India’s Mobile Wallets

March 2018
On Thursday 1st March, the new KYC (Know Your Customer) regulations of the RBI (Reserve bank of India) came into force, requiring all wallet providers to ensure compliance of existing users.

Consumers who fail to complete KYC will only be permitted to keep up to ₹10,000 ($154) in their wallets; if these ‘minimum KYC’ wallets are not converted into ‘full KYC’ accounts within 12 months, no credit facility can be provided.
Juniper Insights - Revolut Launches Virtual Payment Card Offering in the UK

Juniper Insights - Revolut Launches Virtual Payment Card Offering in the UK

March 2018
London-based fintech start-up Revolut is offering customers the option of paying online with virtual cards. In a blog post, the company announced the launch of its Disposable Virtual Cards.
Juniper Insights - Broadcom Takeover Bid for Qualcomm Blocked by US Administration

Juniper Insights - Broadcom Takeover Bid for Qualcomm Blocked by US Administration

March 2018
The Trump Administration announced this week that it had issued an executive order blocking Broadcom’s proposed takeover of Qualcomm.

Following the executive order, Broadcom confirmed it had withdrawn all interest in taking over Qualcomm, citing that it was disappointed with the outcome but would comply with the order.
Juniper Insights - Intel Demonstrate Development Tools for Large-scale VR Environments

Juniper Insights - Intel Demonstrate Development Tools for Large-scale VR Environments

March 2018
Intel have revealed a VR content development solution, titled Intel Arena Project. The project will enable developers to create large-scale detailed environments and has been set up in collaboration with Glimpse Group, an organisation comprised of AR and VR software providers.

The Intel Arena Project uses Datasmith, a workflow toolkit developed for Unreal Engine and Intel’s i9 processor released in July 2017. The project is currently only a ‘proof of concept’ for developers, however The Glimpse Group are releasing the software, along with accompanying documentation for the software, to the developers on a trial basis.
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