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

USAToday Column
March 7, 2018

Why the Qualcomm/Broadcom deal wouldn’t be great for you, the smartphone user

The $117 billion proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Broadcom would be the largest tech deal ever, combining two powerhouses that make the tiny, complex chips that run our always-connected lives. And it's one you, as a smartphone user, shouldn't cheer on. 


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.

March 20, 2018

Edge Servers Will Redefine the Cloud

Talk to most people about servers and their eyes start to glaze over. After all, if you’re not an IT professional, it’s not exactly a great dinner party conversation. The truth is, in the era of cloud-driven applications in which we now live, servers play an incredibly vital role, functioning as the invisible computing backbone for the services upon which we’ve become so dependent.


March 17, 2018

Digital Assistants, AMD Chip Flaws, Apple Education Event, Fitbit

This week's podcast analyzes recent developments around digital assistants such as Apple's Siri, discusses AMD chip flaws, chats about the upcoming Apple Education event, and talks about Fitbit's new smartwatch.