Tech predictions for 2014: Software and startups

This photo, taken on June 21, 2012, shows a person using a mobile phone touch screen keypad to write a text message in Singapore.

All this week we've been talking to people about their predictions for tech in 2014. Today we hear from Dave McClure, founding partner at the Venture Capitol firm 500 Startups. McClure traveled all over the world last year. We asked him what kind of software everyone everyone will be using this year. He says expect more growth in messaging apps around the world. Also, don't be surprised if online and mobile video sees a big boost in parts of the world where television is restricted.

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Ben Johnson is the host of Marketplace Tech.

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