Research Articles

24 Feb 2017

San Diego to become America's smartest city

San Diego is affectionately known as America's finest city, but the Southern California metropolis will soon become America's smartest city.
22 Feb 2017

Stretchable electronics: out of the lab and into the market

Whilst the latest electronic components continue to push the boundaries of performance, there are many that now see Moore's Law reaching its ultimate limits. Electronic devices continue to achieve increasing levels of ubiquity, but for this to continue, electronics need new form factors in order to integrate seamlessly into our surroundings.
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21 Feb 2017

Webinar Thurs 9 March - RFID Sensors: Technology, Innovation, Markets

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Thursday 9 March 2017 titled RFID Sensors: Technology, Innovation, Markets... Opportunity?
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20 Feb 2017

G+ Textile Applications (Graphene Textiles)

IDTechEx has invited a series of industrial players and leaders active in graphene commercialization to contribute their opinions about the state of the technology and markets. As part of article series, we will today hear from Directa Plus who write about the progress of graphene in textile applications.
20 Feb 2017

A report from Batterieforum Deutschland 2017: Part 2 (chemistry)

Things will have to change in order that they remain the same (i.e., Li-ion batteries are here to stay). From the 25th to the 27th January around 300 stakeholders in the battery business gathered in Berlin to discuss battery innovation in Germany. The fifth edition of Batterieforum Deutschland, the prime event organised to foster a Li-ion battery ecosystem in Germany, took place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel near Potsdamer Platz, with three topics as the main sources of engagement for the attendees: battery manufacturing in Germany, advanced Li-ion chemistries, and stationary storage. The event was organised by KLiB, a public-private partnership of the German government and some national battery stakeholders. In this premium article, we will focus on battery chemistries.
15 Feb 2017

ITOフィルムの代替技術: 印刷方式メタルメッシュ躍進の可能性?

透明導電性フィルム(TCF)業界では近年大きな変革が起きています。
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10 Feb 2017

IDTechExの新しい調査レポートではドローンの可能性の大きさについて明らかにします

趣味レベルのドローンに投資して痛い目にあい手を引こうとする投資家が続出しているのが現状ですが、IDTechExは冷静な皆様のためにドローンの可能性の大きさについてより広い視野から市場の全体像を明らかにします
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09 Feb 2017

Webinar Tuesday 21 February - Conductive Inks: Trends to Watch in 2017

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 21 February 2017 titled Conductive Inks: Trends to Watch in 2017.
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08 Feb 2017

RFIDセンサーは現実のニーズを満たしているか? さらに進化できるのか?

RFIDがブームとなっています。その証拠に今やシリコン集積回路(IC)の大多数がこの機器の製造に使われています。年間20%超の成長が今後数年続くと見込まれているだけでなく、このブームは多方面に影響を及ぼす見通しです。RFIDは無線でのID特定という域を超えて、温度や湿度など数多くのパラメータを無線で検知する目的に使われています。
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08 Feb 2017

Perpetual drones

Nothing lasts forever: things wear out. However, there is a huge pent up demand for "perpetual" autonomous drones for everything from security to surveying, meteorology and even power generation.
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02 Feb 2017

Industrial electric vehicles: Rapid change, $350 billion market

IDTechEx finds that the construction, agriculture and mining part alone will be an $81 billion market in 2027 with considerable opportunities for consolidation of players and technological breakthroughs with major market disruption and creation.
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01 Feb 2017

Fuel cell on-road vehicles will never be mainstream

A prediction by analysts IDTechEx is turning out to be true.The window of opportunity is closing for fuel cell on-road vehicles to become mainstream.