– WiFi predicted to beat cellular in connected devices

Connected devices are expected to reach billions over the next few years with the curerent growth curve showing something like  50 per cent CAGR says Northstream. But in an advanced case of diminishing returns, it turns out that the most valuable use cases have now been connected. The financial case for connectivity is marginal for the next generation of devices and deployment will slow until costs fall sufficiently.

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