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

USAToday Column
May 15, 2019

Hey, Google, Alexa and Siri: You finally get what we're saying

The original promise was bold, but the reality has been far from it. Perhaps until now. Personal digital assistants – the voice-based interfaces that started with Apple’s Siri – were supposed to enable entirely new and significantly more intuitive ways of interacting with our devices, but they ended up being so frustrating that many people gave up on them.


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.

May 21, 2019

Citrix Advances the Intelligent Workspace

One of the frustrating conundrums of modern work is that even though there has never been a better, nor broader, range of tools available to get our jobs done, it’s still tough for many people to keep up. Thanks to a host of modernly architected, cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) applications such as Microsoft Office 365, Google G Suite, Salesforce, Slack, Workday, and others, as well as an impressive variety of devices upon which we can complete our tasks, it really is a great time to be an active member of the workforce. In theory at least.


May 18, 2019

Lenovo Foldable PC, Samsung and Verizon 5G, Microsoft Minecraft Earth AR

This week's Tech.pinions podcast discusses the release of Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Foldable PC, analyzes the impact of the US debut of 5G mobile service on Verizon with the Samsung S105G smartphone, and chats about Microsoft's upcoming mobile version of Minecraft in augmented reality.