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Every week, MEF Minute find the latest industry stats and reports from across the global mobile industry. Here we present a round up of all the reports and sources from throughout the month by sector.

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  • One billion cellular M2M subscribers by 2022 – Global ‘machine to machine’ connections will grow by 23 per cent a year, says Berg Insight. The analyst says the total number of cellular M2M subscribers reached 265.2 million at the end of 2015, and will hit nine figures by 2022.


  • 228 million connected wearables will ship in 2020 – A new report from Berg Insight says connected wearables shipped 72.5 million in 2015, up from 25.3 million in the previous year. At the current rate of growth they will reach 228.3 million units in 2020.

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