The third-party input method market has formed a dual giant pattern of Baidu and Sogou. The major input method platforms take intelligent, diversified, and innovative technologies as their development core, and develop more innovative products and functions to further meet user needs and stabilize their own competitive position in the industry. Research data from iiMedia Research shows that the current user's third-party input method is mainly used in social scenarios, which requires a personalized and interesting experience. At the same time, users have higher requirements for large-scale voice input. The AI input and voice input of Baidu Input Method currently perform well, with the highest user experience satisfaction and the strongest stickiness.
随着数字经济的快速发展，电子签约行业迎来有利发展环境。2020年，中国电子签名合同签署次数已达到506亿次。自2020年3月人社部印发《人力资源社会保障部办公厅关于订立电子劳动合同有关问题的函》以来，北京、沈阳、山东、云南、杭州等多个省市陆续制定电子劳动合同推广计划，并进行试点研究，推广劳动合同电子化管理，纸质劳动合同正逐步进入电子化数字化时代。相比传统劳动合同，电子劳动合同具有提升效率、灵活便捷、安全性高、降低成本、数字化程度高、可远程操作的优势。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，48.9%的受访企业会在人力资源场景中使用电子签约服务，超三成受访企业在在人力资源领域的年均电子合同签署量在500-1000份之间， 52.2%的受访企业意在通过电子签约形式实现节约成本的目的，48.7%的受访企业希望能够提高合同安全性。
With the rapid development of digital economy, the electronic contract signing industry ushers in a favorable development environment. In 2020, the number of electronic signature contracts signed in China has reached 50.6 billion. Since the Ministry of human resources and social security issued the "letter of the general office of the Ministry of human resources and social security on issues related to the conclusion of electronic labor contract" in March 2020, Beijing, Shenyang, Shandong, Yunnan, Hangzhou and other provinces and cities have successively formulated electronic labor contract promotion plans and carried out pilot studies to promote the electronic management of labor contract. Paper labor contract is gradually entering the electronic digital era. Compared with the traditional labor contract, electronic labor contract has the advantages of improving efficiency, flexibility and convenience, high security, reducing costs, high degree of digitization, and remote operation. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 48.9% of the enterprises interviewed will use E-contract signing services in the human resources scene, and more than 30% of the enterprises interviewed have signed 500-1000 e-contracts in the field of human resources, 52.2% of the respondents intend to achieve the purpose of cost saving through electronic contract signing, and 48.7% of the respondents hope to improve the contract security.
On April 29, "2021 Guangzhou Digital Economy Development Forum" was successfully held in Panyu under the guidance of Guangdong Internet association and co sponsored by AI media consulting and Cisco smart city. With the theme of "digital leading the new journey and injecting new vitality into the economy", the forum invited representatives from academic circles, business circles, venture capital circles, industry associations and municipal administration departments to make theme exchange, experience sharing and report display, deeply focused on the development of digital economy industry, and jointly discussed the trend of digital economy innovation.
In the forum, Zhang Yi, founder, CEO and chief analyst of AI media consulting, released the Research Report on the development of China's digital economy industry in 2021. According to the basic data of AI media data center, AI media consulting business intelligence database and AI media business sentiment and public opinion data monitoring system, the report comprehensively analyzes the development background, current situation and trend of digital economy industry in the new infrastructure era, and focuses on artificial intelligence, big health, education, e-commerce supply chain industry, short video live broadcast, tourism travel, and trends (domestic products, snail powder, Internet and Internet) In order to predict the future development trend of various fields.
Chinese market transaction volume of import cross-border e-commerce reached 2.64 trillion yuan in 2019, with an increase of 17.3% year-on-year. There is an increasing trend that the market transaction scale of import cross-border e-commerce will reach 3.07 trillion yuan in 2020, and 3.55 trillion yuan in 2021. The transaction scale has shown an increasing trend, and the growth rate is expected to improve further. There are several reasons to explain the phenomenon: First of all, the Chinese economic environment is very stable, which enables residents to continue to expand their consumption. Along this line, people there are likely to create huge internal consumption demand and willingness to consume, and therefore their preferences for online shopping are also increasing. The number of online retail sales reached 11,760.1 billion yuan in 2020, accounting for 38.7% of household consumption expenditure, with an increase of 3.5% over 2019. According to data from iiMedia Research, 67.1% of the participants have the experience of purchasing products on cross-border e-commerce platforms, and they are mainly from East and South China. China is improving the level of openness, and the cross-border e-commerce supply system will be gradually improved. Therefore, people are more likely to be exposed to overseas products, and the demand for imported products will continue to increase, which will create a new round of consumption upgrades for China.
In 2020, the number of third-party mobile input method users in China will reach 755 million, a year-on-year increase of 3.6%, and the user scale is expected to further expand. The first is the continuous increase in the size of Chinese mobile phone netizens. With the continuous development of mobile Internet, the number of mobile Internet users in China has reached 989 million, which provides a favorable social development environment for third-party mobile phone input methods. With the normalization of epidemic prevention and control, online office and online education have become the fastest-growing scenarios. The penetration rate of the use of AI keyboard input functions continues to rise, and it is expected to transform into a new rigid demand in society. According to data from iiMedia Research, the AI voice input function has become an important way for users to input efficiently, and over 60% of users prefer to use it. At the same time, more than 30% of users are proficient in text recognition and intelligent error correction. With the development of online office and online education, users' awareness and demand for functions such as intelligent prediction and intelligent translation will continue to be stimulated. In the iterative upgrade process of mobile phones, the input method has always played the role of an indispensable application. As a rigid demand in the market, the application will continue to deepen in the future under the development of 5G and AI technology.
The major live e-commerce platforms adhere to the principle of "Spring Festival is not closed", set up many activities to attract users and promote the promotion of Spring Festival sales performance. Tiktok special purchases for the Spring Festival online Festival, which special purchases for the Spring Festival, were over 830 thousand yuan, and the total turnover of Taobao's online shopping festival was over 20 billion. The total volume of the annual sales volume exceeded 20 billion yuan. Take xiaohongshu as an example. During the Spring Festival in 2021, the estimated sales of skin care products and body care products will exceed 30 million yuan and 6 million yuan respectively. It can be seen that the Spring Festival and other holidays have become a small peak for consumers' shopping, so businesses can make efforts in key festivals such as goddess Festival, and through live e-commerce and other channels, add promotion activities to improve the sales transformation of products.
The size of China's co-working office market is expected to reach 227.35 billion yuan in 2022, and the market size of co-working offices is expected to further expand in the future. First, the number of global co-working spaces is still showing a continuous growth trend. With the consumption upgrade of China's office model, the industry market scale will continue to expand. On this basis, China's co-working industry will be further integrated, market resources will be concentrated in a few leading companies, and competition for refined operation management will become fierce. Despite the huge potential for industry development, companies in the co-working industry in China generally have a single problem with their profit model. How to expand profit channels through enterprise value-added services and seek diversified profit model changes will be the next development focus in the industry. According to data from iiMedia Research, 51.6% of users expect co-working companies to increase tax, legal, intellectual property and other corporate agency or consulting services, and over 70% of users said they will continue to use co-working space services and are willing to use it. Will not fall. With the rapid development of intelligent application process and the continuous expansion of value-added services such as operation management, the refined service quality of the joint office industry will be developed, and the attractiveness of the target customer group will also be improved.
According to the survey data of iiMedia Research, 43.1% of electronic signature users in China choose esignature. The electronic signature industry has a high concentration, which has formed a giant effect to a certain extent. With the continuous popularization of "internet plus", electronic signature will continue to broaden the application scenarios of electronic signature, and the frequency and investment of users generally show an increasing trend. However, under the new trend of electronic signature, the industry competition will become more and more fierce, and the competitive advantages of giants such as e-sign will continue to enlarge.
随着图片社交、声音社交、视频社交等产品形态的创新以及革新，移动社交市场将保持稳健发展态势，iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，2020年中国移动社交用户规模突破9亿人，较2019年增长7.1%。短视频与直播行业的火爆，使得人们交流的方式已从单纯的文字聊天，到图片分享，再到语音沟通，最后到用视频社交的转变。iiMedia Research （艾媒咨询）数据显示，受访移动社交用户交流方式中文字聊天占比约七成，仍为主流交流方式。在倾向交流方式调查中，12.5%受访用户表示倾向使用视频方式，倾向占比超过实际使用占比，用户对视频交流占比提升意愿明显。5G 网络带来的高质量、低延迟特性，势必会大大提升移动社交的产品体验和以及玩法的升级，而 AI 技术使得不同的社交模式具有可行性。未来，随着 5G + AI 技术的持续创新，社交产品场景将更加丰富和新颖，有望重塑用户的社交行为链条。
With the innovation and innovation of product forms such as image socialization, voice socialization, and video socialization, the mobile social market will maintain a steady development trend. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the scale of mobile social users in China is exceed 900 million in 2020 which is an increase of 7.1% from 2019. The popularity of the short video and live broadcast industry has transformed the way people communicate from simple text chat, to picture sharing, to voice communication, and finally to video social interaction. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, text chat accounts for about 70% of the interviewed mobile social users' communication methods, which is still the mainstream communication method. In the survey on communication methods, 12.5% of the interviewed users indicated that they would prefer to use video methods, and the proportion of inclination exceeds the proportion of actual use, and users are obviously willing to increase the proportion of video communication. The high-quality, low-latency features brought by 5G networks will inevitably greatly enhance the product experience and gameplay upgrades of mobile social networking, and AI technology makes different social models feasible. In the future, with the continuous innovation of 5G + AI technology, social product scenarios will be richer and more novel, which is expected to reshape users' social behavior chain.
China mobile gaming industry achieved rapid growth during the Covid-19 era, and is expected to continue to take advantage of the situation in the post Covid-19 era. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the scale of China mobile gaming market will grow to 185.03 billion yuan in 2020, and it is expected to exceed 200 billion yuan in 2021. In the mobile game market, e-sports, cloud gaming and overseas markets all have good development opportunities. Affected by the Covid-19, in the first half of 2020, China Mobile E-sports events were more limited online, and nearly 90% of the users interviewed are satisfied with the viewing experience of online E-sports events. When the impact of the Covid-19 weakens, the trend of online and offline development of E-sports events is expected to continue. Cloud gaming is an innovative mode in the game industry. In the future, its promotion is expected to break through the limitation of terminal and device configuration, and it will become a key product type for manufacturers. It is expected to increase to 658 million people in 2023. In terms of overseas market, overseas mobile gaming manufacturers recover slowly affected by the Covid-19, which is also a good opportunity for Chinese enterprises to enhance their influence overseas. Overall, China's mobile gaming still have a large growth space in the future.