Parks Associates

Smart Home Device Ownership Measured at 13% of Broadband Households
October 21, 2014

Americans will purchase more in the way of smart home products and systems within the next year, according to a new market research report from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and Parks Associates released October 16. This momentum will drive healthy growth for a range of devices and services that provide remote, as well as on-site, automated monitoring and control across a variety of applications in the smart home, including lighting, heating and cooling, and security control and management.

Smart Home Device Ownership Measured at 13 Percent of Broadband Households
October 21, 2014

Americans will purchase more in the way of smart home products and systems within the next year, according to a new market research report from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and Parks Associates released October 16. This momentum will drive healthy growth for a range of devices and services that provide remote, as well as on-site, automated monitoring and control across a variety of applications in the smart home, including lighting, heating and cooling, and security control and management.

Positive Signs from CEDIA EXPO 2012
October 5, 2012

Well, another EXPO has come and gone ... and what I heard throughout the event from manufacturers was how qualified the attendees were this year. One manufacturer told me this had been his best EXPO ever in terms of meeting decision makers, signing business, and getting the absolute most from his time and money.

Gains Seen For Networked Home Audio
March 13, 2012

More than 60 percent of the worldwide market for home audio products will come with embedded networking capability by 2016. That's according to a survey released this week by Parks Associates.

Smart TV Demand Outstrips 3D
December 19, 2011

Demand this holiday season for smart TVs is nearly twice that of 3D TVs, according to a new survey released this week by Parks Associates. Parks also found that flat-panel TVs are "the most popular CE product this holiday season."

Strong Developments in 
Digital Connectivity
November 1, 2011

In the world of connectivity, digital video trends can change quickly. Aside from the rapid development of new interfaces such as Thunderbolt and the need for manufacturers to produce connectivity solutions quickly for system integration, large trends are taking shape that are changing the very landscape upon which we've operated for years.

Interest Growing in Smart TVs
September 30, 2011

The number of consumers planning to purchase a connected TV has nearly doubled since the beginning of the year, according to numbers released Friday by Parks Associates.

CEDIA Shares Stats from Market Intelligence Project
September 9, 2011

At CEDIA EXPO 2011, the organization unveiled a comprehensive data collection initiative it has been working on since May-the Size and Scope of the Residential Electronic Systems Market in the U.S. 2011.