Mobile robotics: thinking in terms of fleet productivity is key to success

Mobile robotics: thinking in terms of fleet productivity is key to success Autonomous mobile robots are causing a paradigm shift in the way we envisage commercial and industrial vehicles. In traditional thinking bigger is often better. This is because bigger vehicles are…

Wearable sensors reach their first billion-dollar year, with growth coming in three waves

Wearable sensors reach their first billion-dollar year, with growth coming in three waves IDTechEx predict that 2017 will be the first billion dollar year for wearable sensors. These critical components are central to the core value proposition in many wearable…

Wearable devices market will reach over $150bn annually by 2027

Wearable devices market will reach over $150bn annually by 2027 Compiled after three years of dedicated and ongoing research by expert analysts, the IDTechEx Research report Wearable Technology 2017-2027: Markets, Players, Forecasts details IDTechEx’s coverage of the wearable technology ecosystem. The report looks at the industry…

How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries

How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries  IDTechEx Cambridge, UK  How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries by Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx   Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn…

Augmented, virtual, annotated, mixed… A “$37 Billion reality” by 2027

Augmented, virtual, annotated, mixed… A “$37 Billion reality” by 2027 IDTechEx Cambridge, UK  Augmented, virtual, annotated, mixed… A “$37 Billion reality” by 2027 By Dr Harry Zervos, Principal Analyst, IDTechEx Augmented and virtual reality headsets are by now a reality (pun intended), and they bring about a…

Big Questions for IoT Customers at the IDTechEx Show – 10-11 May, Berlin

Big Questions for IoT Customers at the IDTechEx Show – 10-11 May, Berlin  IDTechEx Cambridge, UK  Big Questions for IoT Customers at the IDTechEx Show – 10-11 May, Berlin Exciting business opportunities are emerging from the confusion that has been the Internet of Things industry…

As competition heats up, can e-textiles take the next step towards the mass market?

As competition heats up, can e-textiles take the next step towards the mass market?IDTechExCambridge, UK As competition heats up, can e-textiles take the next step towards the mass market? The electronic industry is in the midst of a major paradigm shift: novel…

New IDTechEx Research Report on Wireless Charging for Phones, Cars etc.

New IDTechEx Research Report on Wireless Charging for Phones, Cars etc. IDTechEx Cambridge, UK   New IDTechEx Research Report on Wireless Charging for Phones, Cars etc. The unique commercially oriented report WirelessCharging 2017-2027: Phones, Cars etc. is packed with detailed market and…

Stretchable electronics: out of the lab and into the market

Stretchable electronics: out of the lab and into the market  IDTechEx Cambridge, UK Stretchable electronics: out of the lab and into the market By James Hayward, Senior Technology Analyst, IDTechEx   Whilst the latest electronic components continue to push the…

New IDTechEx report reveals much larger drone opportunity

New IDTechEx report reveals much larger drone opportunity IDTechEx Cambridge, UK New IDTechEx report reveals much larger drone opportunity Just when many investors are running for the exit, having burnt their fingers with toy drones and the like, IDTechEx reveals…

The Bus of the Future

Wednesday 9 November 2016 The Bus of the Future IDTechEx    Cambridge, UK The Bus of the Future By Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman, IDTechEx Buses are very important. Injuries and deaths from two wheelers have not reduced very much in decades whereas vehicles with…

Solid-state batteries to the rescue – a better, longer-lasting class of Li-ion electrolytes?

Solid-state batteries to the rescue – a better, longer-lasting class of Li-ion electrolytes? IDTechEx Cambridge, UK Solid-state batteries to the rescue – a better, longer-lasting class of Li-ion electrolytes? By Dr Lorenzo Grande, Technology Analyst, IDTechEx In 2016, Li-ion batteries…

Benchmarking Clarifies the Future of Internet of Things

Benchmarking Clarifies the Future of Internet of Things  IDTechEx Cambridge, UK Benchmarking Clarifies the Future of Internet of Things By Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman, IDTechEx IDTechEx has released a newly researched report, “Internetof Things 2017-2027“. Benchmarking what went before, it finds that the most…

Autonomous Vehicles: Saviour and Threat

Autonomous Vehicles: Saviour and Threat IDTechEx Cambridge, UK Autonomous Vehicles: Saviour and Threatby Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman, IDTechEx Autonomous vehicles need no pilot, not even one in reserve. Many truly autonomous vehicles are unmanned mobile robots prowling everywhere from the ocean depths to…

Flow batteries in cars?

Flow batteries in cars?   At IDTechEx we are convinced that lithium-ion batteries will dominate the automotive scene over the coming ten years and possibly the coming fifteen years. During that time we shall see peak lead acid battery the…