iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，2018年中国数字经济占GDP比重达34.8%，其中服务业数字经济比重为35.9%，于2016年相比增长了6.3个百分点，在各行业中占比最高，增速最快。数字经济的蓬勃发展，推动着传统产业的改造提升，特别是生活服务行业，其数字化升级为中国经济发展增添了新动能。iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，预计2019年中国在线餐饮外卖市场规模达到2845.5亿元，生鲜电商市场规模达到1620.0亿元，互联网社区服务市场规模达到2316.1亿元，本地生活服务行业在数字化升级推动下，即将进入万亿元市场。而随着一二线城市本地生活服务市场竞争趋于白热化，未来下沉市场和场景拓展将成为本地生活平台竞争的焦点。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, China digital economy accounted for 34.8% of GDP in 2018. The proportion of digital economy in service industry is 35.9% and increased by 6.3% compared with 2016, accounting for the highest proportion and fastest growth in all industries. The vigorous development of digital economy promotes the transformation and upgrading of traditional industries, especially the life service industry, whose digital upgrading has added new momentum to the economic development in China. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, it is estimated that the scale online take-out market in China will reach 284.55 billion yuan in 2019, the scale of fresh e-commerce market will reach 162.0 billion yuan, and the scale of Internet community service market is reaching 231.61 billion yuan. With the promotion of digital upgrading, the local life service industry will soon enter the trillion yuan market. With the fierce competition of the local life service market in the first and second tier cities, the sinking market and scenario expansion will become the focus of the competition of the local life service platforms in the future.
With the increasing emphasis on intellectual property worldwide, China's intellectual property development has developed rapidly in recent years. In 2018, automobile manufacturing industry became the industry which had the highest number of top 100 intellectual property companies in China, followed by computer, communications and other electronic equipment manufacturing industries. Beijing and Guangdong have absolute advantages, having 25.8% and 16.7% of the top 100 intellectual property companies respectively. The development of China's intellectual property has a regional concentration trend. According to data from iiMedia Research, 83.7% of Chinese companies' R&D expenditures are below 5 million yuan, and over 70% of the companies’ proportions of R&D is less than 10%. There is still much room for development of China's intellectual property. iiMedia Consulting analysts believe that factors such as subsidy and reward used to promote the market greatly. With the continuous development of artificial intelligence and big data technology, innovative investment, and domestic demand will become important elements to improve the market.
在《电子签名法》《合同法》等法律的支持下，中国电子劳动合同受到普遍的认可。随着HR SaaS模式兴起，中国企业人力资源管理迎来变革，电子签名借力快速发展。iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，2018年中国电子签名人力资源市场规模已达到0.94亿元，预计到2020年，人力资源细分市场规模将达到16.22亿元。在人力资源场景中，劳动合同/劳务派遣合同是受访企业用户在人力资源细分领域应用电子签名平台的主要场景，占比56.5%。艾媒咨询分析师认为，第三方电子签名平台应重视产品功能细节的打磨，为企业用户提供更好的服务。随着行业规范和服务标准的逐步健全、移动互联网的发展、远程签约需求的增加及人力成本的提高必然推动电子签名向人力资源领域的方方面面普及，成为人力资源领域各类文件的主流签署方式。
With the support of ““Electronic Signature Law““, ““Contract Law““ and other laws, China's electronic labor contracts are generally recognized. With the rise of HR SaaS mode, the human resource management of Chinese enterprises is undergoing changes and electronic signatures are developing rapidly. iiMedia Research data show that China's electronic signature human resources market reached 94 million yuan in 2018. It is estimated that by 2020, the human resources segment market will reach 1.622 billion yuan. In the human resources scenario, labor contract/labor dispatch contract is the main scenario in which interviewed enterprise users apply electronic signature platform in the human resources segmentation field, accounting for 56.5%. iiMedia’s consulting analysts believe that the third-party electronic signature platform should attach importance to polishing the functional details of products to provide better services for enterprise users. With the gradual improvement of industry standards and service standards, the development of mobile Internet, the increase of demand for remote signing and the increase of labor costs, electronic signatures are bound to be popularized in all aspects of the human resources field and become the mainstream signing method of various documents in the human resources field.
In April 2019, the controversy over copyright protection of VisualChina caused by pictures of black holes and of national flag and emblem has triggered public concern about the corporate behavior of copyright infringement. After the dispute, the brand image of VisualChina fell sharply. As the data of iiMedia Public Opinion Monitoring System showed, the Yanzhi Index of VisualChina dropped from 44.3 on April 10th to 8.2 on April 16th, and its comments on the Internet showed a negative trend. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 78.8% of the interviewed enterprises believed that the way of rights protection acts of VisualChina was blackmail. More than three quarters of the interviewed enterprises took more than three months to resolve copyright disputes, and 69.0% of the interviewed enterprises believed that dealing with copyright infringement disputes had caused a burden on enterprises. The abuse of rights of copyright protection by enterprises leads to the phenomenon of copyright infringement becoming more and more frequent, which has caused serious interference to social order. The lack of social responsibility of such enterprises has also aroused public outrage. 72.4% of the interviewed netizen think that the frequent copyright disputes in the industry are deliberately caused by the enterprises involved. 38.3% of the interviewed netizen think that such acts have touched the bottom line of the public.