We’ve seen some pretty interesting developments in the last 12 months. The flood of wearable devices, the hype around the Internet of Things, Heartbleed and the growing menace of state sponsored cyber attacks and of course the rise of drones.

Mobile and telecom research firm Juniper Research recently released its list of top tech trends for 2015.

Here’s a quick look at five of the critical developments that the firm believes will impact players across the value chain and consumers as well

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