Loser: Apps. People spend half their digital time using apps, but unless you’re Facebook, you’re not benefiting.

Winner: Alphabet. Our prediction for the company’s next billion-dollar business? Google Maps, which can sell location-based pins to local businesses.

Winner: Voice-based interfaces, accounting for a fifth of searches on Android smartphones. The big winner is Amazon Echo, which has garnered an impressive number of positive reviews and is consistently open with developers,

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