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TECHnalysis Research was founded by technology market research veteran Bob O'Donnell.

USAToday Column
May 25, 2018

Internet users to get more control of their info, thanks to Europe's GDPR

A far-reaching regulatory effort designed to give consumers more control of how tech companies collect and share their personal information goes into effect in Europe on Friday. And U.S. consumers should benefit. The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR as it is more commonly known, will force companies to make more specific disclosures about how data is collected...


TECHnalysis Research, LLC provides strategic consulting and market research services to the technology industry and professional financial community. Building on a deep understanding of critical technology and business trends in conjunction with hard-hitting, original research, the firm provides unique "out-of-the-box" perspectives that are still grounded in the practical realities of the technology, media and telecom markets.

July 17, 2018

California Data Privacy Law Highlights Growing Frustration with Tech Industry

After years of glowing admiration and perceived innocence, the tech industry is in the throes of its comeuppance. Driven by everything from the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandals, to social media-driven fake news concerns, consumers and legislators are starting to push back on the goose that laid the golden digital egg. There’s growing awareness of the incredible power and influence that tech companies have on nearly every aspect of our lives, and alarm bells are growing louder.


July 14, 2018

Microsoft Surface Go, Apple MacBook Pro, PC Market, Microsoft Teams

This week's podcast discusses Microsoft's new Surface Go mini 2-in-1 device and Apple's updated MacBook Pros, analyzes the recent the PC market shipment numbers, and talks about the latest version of Microsoft's chat application Teams.