Research Articles

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31 Dec 2019

AR、VR、MR市場は2030年に300億ドルを超える見通し

最新のIDTechExの調査レポート(著者:Dr. Charlotte Coles) では AR、VR、MRの技術解説、市場、参入企業、過去から将来への動向変化について詳しく紹介しています。
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23 Dec 2019

Sidewalk Last Mile Delivery Robots: a Billion-Dollar-Market by 2030?

Last mile delivery is the most expensive part of the delivery chain, often representing more than 50% of the overall cost. This is mainly because it is the least productive and automated step. As such, many are seeking to bring automation into the last mile.
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20 Dec 2019

Electric Vehicles: A Look Back at 2019

Few of the giant car makers have shown urgency in transitioning away from the internal combustion engine. What's more, the automotive market is set to decline once again in 2019 whilst electrifying newcomers made huge gains in front of sleeping incumbents' noses. Although a large fraction of this is orders (not deliveries), if OEMs do not wake up now, they never will.
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19 Dec 2019

Companies Changing the Face of Polymer Recycling

Central to any circular economy is polymer recycling. Current mechanical recycling processes face many issues from societal perceptions of recycling, to economic and technological barriers; however, there are a number of companies whose innovations are changing the face of polymer recycling. From IDTechEx's latest report, "Green Technology and Polymer Recycling: Market Analysis 2020-2030" by Dr Bryony Core, here is a rundown of some of these key companies.
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19 Dec 2019

Plant-Based Meat: An Outlook For 2020

2019 has been a big year for plant-based meat substitutes. Spurred on by consumer perceptions of healthiness and a global megatrend towards conscious consumptions, sales of plant-based meat grew by almost 40%, compared with 2017. In the three months after going public, plant-based burger maker Beyond Meat's share price surged by 500% and rival Impossible Foods secured an additional $300 million in funding.
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17 Dec 2019

What Will Happen to the Cultured Meat Industry in 2020?

Will the hamburgers of the future be made from animal cells grown in a lab instead of inside a cow? Cultured meat, also known as "cell-based" or "clean" meat, could soon be making its way to our dinner plates, completely bypassing the need for animal slaughter and overcoming some of the major environmental issues that currently plague the global agriculture industry. Even though no products have yet been released and there are major challenges with cost, regulation and scale up, the industry is growing rapidly, with investment reaching a new high in 2019.
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16 Dec 2019

サーマルインターフェース分野での競争はヒートアップ

サーマルインターフェースマテリアル(TIM)は、リチウムイオン電池から5G基地局、LED、コンシューマーエレクトロニクス等に至るまで、数多くの分野で極めて重要な役割を果たしています。多くの業界が電力の増大とサイズの縮小を模索している中で、放熱がしばしば制限要因となっています。
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16 Dec 2019

Webinar Thurs 16 January 2020- Innovations in Cardiovascular Disease

IDTechEx is hosting a free webinar on Thursday 16 January 2020 titled Innovations in Cardiovascular Disease Management.
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13 Dec 2019

Recent High Valuation in Autonomous Mobile Robots in Warehouses

The trend of investment in and acquisition of mobile robotic companies seeking to automate the movement of goods within warehouses, fulfilment centres, and manufacturing facilities is still rising.
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13 Dec 2019

How Close are we to Autonomous Cars?

In the past decade, progress continues in the development and deployment of autonomous driving technologies. IDTechEx forecasts that autonomous car and mobitliy services will become a $2.5 trillion market by 2040.
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09 Dec 2019

A $250Bn Revolution: Mobile Robots and Autonomous Vehicles in Delivery

Automation in the delivery/logistic and warehousing/fulfilment chain is a growing market. A particularly exciting subset of this is the use of mobile robots, drones, and autonomous vehicles for automation of movement-based tasks.
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09 Dec 2019

Webinar Tuesday 17 December - RFID: Progress, Trends and Where Next

IDTechEx will be hosting a webinar on 17 December titled RFID: Progress, Trends and Where Next.