Connectivity will be a force to reckon with according to Yankee Group’s connected device forecast, which predicts more than 60 percent of U.S. households will have a home network by 2013. As consumers crave more control of their experiences, a new era of connectivity is being ushered in with easier-to-use home networks, self-identifiable connected devices and faster home network speeds.
By 2013, U.S. households will have:
* 30 million connected Blu-ray players
* 50 million connected HDTVs
* 11 million digital media adapters