Fjord’s trends review outlines one major shift, which has been ongoing for quite some time. Access is the new ownership means that people have been comfortable with subscription based services for some time, and are letting go of physical ownership of things.
This shift to services has caused an unseen shift in paradigms, as well. The pro user is no longer the king, which is a major thing. In fact, professional users are in an somewhat of an usability limbo. I’ll use music, photography and movies as examples.