August 16, 2006 We are rocketing into the future and it pays to look at the trends if you’re planning on being a significant part of the digital economy. Accordingly, the new report from Parks Associates entitled “Networks in the Home: Connected Consumer Electronics” is worth noting - the number of U.S. households with a connected entertainment network will reach 30 million by 2010, according to the report. “Broadband proliferation is a fundamental driver of connected entertainment opportunities inside the home,” said Harry Wang, research analyst at Parks Associates. “But more importantly, better network configuration tools and easy-to-navigate user interfaces will assuage consumers’ concerns about setup difficulties or application glitches.” Connected entertainment will be at the heart of the development and business opportunities in the digital home.
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