The year 2015 was all about drones, virtual reality, 3D printing and the Internet of Things (IoT). This year too the venture capitalists and industry observers say that the tech world can expect more or less the same. However, there are few potential technology surprises in store this year including the “uberization” of manufacturing and mobile ecommerce in the markets. Here are few successful start-ups of 2016.
Today, consumers have already embraced wearable technologies like Fitbit and other activity-tracking products. But, in the enterprise the wearables market is still new but promising. According to a survey, 79 per cent of early adopters think wearables will be strategic to their company’s future success, and 86 per cent plan to increase spending on wearables during the next 12 months.