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08:45 ET Materials Informatics: The Time for Adoption Is Now Reveals IDTechEx

Materials Informatics is the key to enabling a paradigm shift in our approach to materials science R&D. Significant investment, notable adoption from ...


Jun 01, 2020, 15:46 ET Sensors in the Water and Wastewater Industries: A $2bn Market by 2030 Says IDTechEx Research

In the next decade, digital water technologies will be the next big innovation. With an industry predicted to be over $2Bn in 2030, this is a...


Jun 01, 2020, 15:12 ET Skin Analysis Technologies Market to Reach $275 Million by 2030: IDTechEx Research

With a surface area of up to 2 square meters, skin is the largest organ of the human body. Skin acts as an outer covering and barrier – not only is...


May 29, 2020, 12:35 ET IDTechEx Research - How is COVID-19 Shaping the Future Mobility Landscape

During the COVID-19 outbreak, the automotive industry has been hit hard by shutdowns of factories and sales around the world. The pandemic has slowed ...


May 28, 2020, 13:42 ET IDTechEx Research - Agricultural Robots and AI: A Question of When and Not If

Robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) will drive a deep and transformative change in the agricultural world during the coming decades. Seeing,...


May 26, 2020, 13:35 ET IDTechEx: How to Succeed in Vertical Farming

Vertical farming is an emerging technique within agriculture that involves growing crops indoors under controlled environmental conditions. By...


May 21, 2020, 12:40 ET IDTechEx: Electrics and Electronics Becomes User-dedicated Smart Material

An important new trend is buying electrics and electronics you customise to function not just shape. See the new IDTechEx report, "Complete...


May 20, 2020, 15:40 ET IDTechEx: Mixed Reality in a Time of COVID-19

Recently the versatility of mixed and augmented reality products has come to the forefront of the news, with an Imperial led project at the Imperial...


May 15, 2020, 08:29 ET China to Enforce Electric Vehicle Safety by 2021 Says IDTechEx

Thermal runaway in electric vehicles (EVs) is a major concern for potential consumers, manufacturers and regulators, as thermal runaway of lithium...


May 14, 2020, 12:55 ET IDTechEx Research: Self-Charging Medical Devices

Expect more healthcare wearables that power themselves, many even managing with no battery. The IDTechEx report, "Energy Harvesting for Electronic...


May 12, 2020, 14:14 ET Training in the Age of Social Distancing - IDTechEx Explores if AR/VR/MR Can Provide the Answer

In the age of social distancing, training and maintenance of many complicated tasks and services has come to a standstill. However, there are...


May 07, 2020, 15:15 ET Newly Updated for 2020 IDTechEx Report on Conductive Ink Market: Forecasts, Technologies, Players

The conductive ink market never becomes static and stagnant. This is because the technology is inherently adaptable to diverse requirements, allowing ...


May 06, 2020, 14:40 ET IDTechEx Research: New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better Than Batteries

he new IDTechEx report, "Supercapacitor Materials and Formats 2020-2040", sees supercapacitors increasingly competing head-on with some lithium-ion...


May 06, 2020, 08:11 ET IDTechEx Research: COVID-19 is Just the Latest Zoonotic Disease Stemming From the Meat Industry

Although the exact origin story of the COVID-19 outbreak is still uncertain, it is highly likely that the virus began as a zoonotic disease, i.e. an...


May 05, 2020, 11:58 ET Digital Water Will Increase Efficiency in the Water and Wastewater Industries

Digital water technologies will innovate and drive forward new solutions in the water and wastewater industries. The new IDTechEx report, "Digital...


May 04, 2020, 11:54 ET IDTechEx Research: The Challenges Ahead for Electric Leisure Boating

Torqeedo, the market-leading supplier of electric outboard and inboard drives for leisure boats and small fishing boats, recently surpassed 100,000...


Apr 30, 2020, 13:39 ET Self-charging Everything: New IDTechEx Report on the Battle for the High Ground

When some full-function, always-on smartwatches are able to self-charge, the others will look like the horse-drawn cart. When Internet of Things...


Apr 29, 2020, 14:46 ET IDTechEx Research: What You Should Know About Micro-LED Displays

From mobile phones, TVs, to cars and public screens, displays have become an important component in our daily life to convey information. There is an ...


Apr 29, 2020, 14:05 ET Flexible Electronics Are the Future in Wearable Health Monitoring

While traditional electronic systems have an inherently rigid form factor, developments in manufacturing processes and materials are enabling a new...


Apr 28, 2020, 09:26 ET Fighting The COVID-19 Fire With Molecular Diagnostics, New IDTechEx Report on Innovations

In their brand new report "COVID-19 Diagnostics", global market research firm IDTechEx benchmarked more than 100 commercial devices across various...


Apr 27, 2020, 10:22 ET IDTechEx Research Asks if Silicon is the Key to Another Technological Revolution

Silicon is one of the most important materials of the past century. It enabled the digital revolution and the advent of PCs, laptops and smartphones. ...


Apr 24, 2020, 05:02 ET Conductive Inks: IDTechEx Research on Flexible Hybrid Electronics, In-Mold Electronics, Skin Patches, E-Textiles

Conductive ink business is inherently wonderfully diverse. This has allowed the industry to rejuvenate itself time and time again and to remain very...


Apr 22, 2020, 12:56 ET IDTechEx Report on Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

With the growing population of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs), the charging infrastructure industry is also progressing quickly to meet the...


Apr 22, 2020, 12:56 ET IDTechEx Predicts the Digital Water Market to Be Over $2Bn by 2030

Data can drive insights, increase efficiency, and provide detailed information about current water and wastewater networks. The water industry is one ...


Apr 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Flexible Hybrid Electronics: New IDTechEx Report on Innovation Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

While flexible electronics have been around for years, either as flexible PCBs or genuinely printed electronics, there has always been a trade-off...