Facebook has released a new research report as part of its "Shifts for 2020" series, which looks at how emerging tech is influencing user actions. The latest update looks at "four tech-driven shifts that will change the way we connect, come together and create community".
Those core shifts, as identified by Facebook, are:
- Increased media consumption speed
- Mobile video explosion
- The rise of live video
- The impact of AR and VR technology
- Growing utilization of virtual assistants
There are some interesting stats here - the key highlights are included in the below infographic, but the full research report and data is available on Facebook's IQ Insights blog.