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Drawn-on-Skin Electronics Offer Breakthrough in Wearable Monitors

Drawn-on-Skin Electronics Offer Breakthrough in Wearable Monitors

Wearable Technology Insights
Aug 4, 2020
Wearable Detects Parasite Infestations in Chickens

Wearable Detects Parasite Infestations in Chickens

Blood-feeding livestock mites can be detected with wearable sensor technology nicknamed "Fitbits for chickens."
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Glasses: The New Smartphone?

Smart Glasses: The New Smartphone?

This article discusses the future impact of the standalone AR market. Will SmartGlasses be a short-lived trend, or become as common place as the smartphone?
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 30, 2020
New Prototype to Better Recognise Human Activity

New Prototype to Better Recognise Human Activity

What if your belt did more than hold up your pants? What if it also listened to your FitBit, smart glasses, and smart jewelry to better recognize what activities you were engaged in while using far less power than anything currently on the market?
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 28, 2020
Wearable Related Webinars Available to Watch On-Demand Today

Wearable Related Webinars Available to Watch On-Demand Today

IDTechEx currently have a number of wearable related webinars available to watch on-demand. These include presentations on XR and self-powered electronics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 27, 2020
Self Powered Wearable Monitors Heart Health

Self Powered Wearable Monitors Heart Health

An invention may turn one of the most widely used materials for biomedical applications into wearable devices to help monitor heart health.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 23, 2020
3D Hand-Sensing Wristband

3D Hand-Sensing Wristband

In a potential breakthrough in wearable sensing technology, researchers have designed a wrist-mounted device that continuously tracks the entire human hand in 3D.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 21, 2020
Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Estimates vary but we are certainly in $100 billion, 100GW territory with the booming photovoltaic market. The new IDTechEx report, "Electronics Reshaped 2020-2040" reveals solar market growth by new capabilities opening previously impossible applications.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Join IDTechEx Chairman, Dr Peter Harrop in this 8-minute presentation on Sensors, discussing patents, the effect of COVID19, sensor market drivers in construction, agriculture, mining, military, aerospace, consumer electronics, medical, automotive & rail.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Augmented and Virtual Reality: Technology of the Future, Today

Augmented and Virtual Reality: Technology of the Future, Today

By 2030, IDTechEx predicts the augmented, virtual and mixed reality market to be over $30Bn. With COVID limiting physical interaction, virtual communication and interaction will be the normal for many years to come.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Join the IDTechEx Webinar on Printed Sensors - 6 August

Join the IDTechEx Webinar on Printed Sensors - 6 August

A detailed look at the technologies underpinning printed image and piezoresistive sensors; An assessment of the technological readiness level of competing technologies; Discussion of existing and emerging applications; and Identification of technological challenges and innovation opportunities
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 16, 2020
Printed Sensors: A $3.6 Billion Market Driven by Diversity

Printed Sensors: A $3.6 Billion Market Driven by Diversity

When considering the prospects of an emerging technology, it is easy to make broad-brush claims. For example, stating that 'greater numbers of connected devices, commonly referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT), will increase demand for printed sensors' seems an uncontroversial statement.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 16, 2020
Join the IDTechEx Webinar 30 July - Smart Textiles: Market Trends

Join the IDTechEx Webinar 30 July - Smart Textiles: Market Trends

​A detailed list of over 60 different application areas which e-textile products have been developed for; Market data around current market size by product type and market sector; Overview of project/product maturity by application area; and Discussion of the best strategies and market forecasts for the sector into the next decade.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 15, 2020
The New Tattoo:  Drawing Electronics on Skin

The New Tattoo: Drawing Electronics on Skin

One day, people could monitor their own health conditions by simply picking up a pencil and drawing a bioelectronic device on their skin. In a new study, engineers demonstrated that the simple combination of pencils and paper could be used to create devices that might be used to monitor personal health.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 14, 2020
Liquid Crystals Create Easy-to-Read, Color Changing Sensors

Liquid Crystals Create Easy-to-Read, Color Changing Sensors

By creating a thin film of polymer filled with liquid crystal droplets and then manipulating it, scientists have determined the fundamentals for a color-changing sensing system that could be used for smart coatings, sensors, and even wearable electronics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 13, 2020
New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better Than Batteries

New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better Than Batteries

A short (8min) presentation on how "New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better than Batteries", sharing some of the research from the new IDTechEx report, "Supercapacitor Materials and Formats 2020-2040".
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 13, 2020
A Deep-Learned E-Skin Decodes Complex Human Motion

A Deep-Learned E-Skin Decodes Complex Human Motion

A deep-learning powered single-strained electronic skin sensor can capture human motion from a distance. The single strain sensor placed on the wrist decodes complex five-finger motions in real time with a virtual 3D hand that mirrors the original motions.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 10, 2020
Key Sensor Trends as Industries Evolve

Key Sensor Trends as Industries Evolve

Robotics, automotive, energy and healthcare. Interview with Dr Peter Harrop on his new report: Sensors 2021-2041
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 8, 2020
Smart Materials Bypassing the Traditional Industry

Smart Materials Bypassing the Traditional Industry

Learn about electronics as smart materials bypassing the traditional industry.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 6, 2020
Flexible Material Shows Potential for Use in Fabrics to Heat, Cool

Flexible Material Shows Potential for Use in Fabrics to Heat, Cool

A film made of tiny carbon nanotubes may be a key material in developing clothing that can heat or cool the wearer on demand. A new study finds that the CNT film has a combination of thermal, electrical and physical properties that make it an appealing candidate for next-generation smart fabrics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Aug 4, 2020
Wearable Detects Parasite Infestations in Chickens

Wearable Detects Parasite Infestations in Chickens

Blood-feeding livestock mites can be detected with wearable sensor technology nicknamed "Fitbits for chickens."
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 30, 2020
New Prototype to Better Recognise Human Activity

New Prototype to Better Recognise Human Activity

What if your belt did more than hold up your pants? What if it also listened to your FitBit, smart glasses, and smart jewelry to better recognize what activities you were engaged in while using far less power than anything currently on the market?
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 27, 2020
Self Powered Wearable Monitors Heart Health

Self Powered Wearable Monitors Heart Health

An invention may turn one of the most widely used materials for biomedical applications into wearable devices to help monitor heart health.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 21, 2020
Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Estimates vary but we are certainly in $100 billion, 100GW territory with the booming photovoltaic market. The new IDTechEx report, "Electronics Reshaped 2020-2040" reveals solar market growth by new capabilities opening previously impossible applications.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Augmented and Virtual Reality: Technology of the Future, Today

Augmented and Virtual Reality: Technology of the Future, Today

By 2030, IDTechEx predicts the augmented, virtual and mixed reality market to be over $30Bn. With COVID limiting physical interaction, virtual communication and interaction will be the normal for many years to come.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 16, 2020
Printed Sensors: A $3.6 Billion Market Driven by Diversity

Printed Sensors: A $3.6 Billion Market Driven by Diversity

When considering the prospects of an emerging technology, it is easy to make broad-brush claims. For example, stating that 'greater numbers of connected devices, commonly referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT), will increase demand for printed sensors' seems an uncontroversial statement.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 15, 2020
The New Tattoo:  Drawing Electronics on Skin

The New Tattoo: Drawing Electronics on Skin

One day, people could monitor their own health conditions by simply picking up a pencil and drawing a bioelectronic device on their skin. In a new study, engineers demonstrated that the simple combination of pencils and paper could be used to create devices that might be used to monitor personal health.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 13, 2020
New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better Than Batteries

New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better Than Batteries

A short (8min) presentation on how "New Materials Make Supercapacitors Better than Batteries", sharing some of the research from the new IDTechEx report, "Supercapacitor Materials and Formats 2020-2040".
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 10, 2020
Key Sensor Trends as Industries Evolve

Key Sensor Trends as Industries Evolve

Robotics, automotive, energy and healthcare. Interview with Dr Peter Harrop on his new report: Sensors 2021-2041
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 6, 2020
Flexible Material Shows Potential for Use in Fabrics to Heat, Cool

Flexible Material Shows Potential for Use in Fabrics to Heat, Cool

A film made of tiny carbon nanotubes may be a key material in developing clothing that can heat or cool the wearer on demand. A new study finds that the CNT film has a combination of thermal, electrical and physical properties that make it an appealing candidate for next-generation smart fabrics.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Glasses: The New Smartphone?

Smart Glasses: The New Smartphone?

This article discusses the future impact of the standalone AR market. Will SmartGlasses be a short-lived trend, or become as common place as the smartphone?
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 28, 2020
Wearable Related Webinars Available to Watch On-Demand Today

Wearable Related Webinars Available to Watch On-Demand Today

IDTechEx currently have a number of wearable related webinars available to watch on-demand. These include presentations on XR and self-powered electronics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 23, 2020
3D Hand-Sensing Wristband

3D Hand-Sensing Wristband

In a potential breakthrough in wearable sensing technology, researchers have designed a wrist-mounted device that continuously tracks the entire human hand in 3D.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Join IDTechEx Chairman, Dr Peter Harrop in this 8-minute presentation on Sensors, discussing patents, the effect of COVID19, sensor market drivers in construction, agriculture, mining, military, aerospace, consumer electronics, medical, automotive & rail.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 20, 2020
Join the IDTechEx Webinar on Printed Sensors - 6 August

Join the IDTechEx Webinar on Printed Sensors - 6 August

A detailed look at the technologies underpinning printed image and piezoresistive sensors; An assessment of the technological readiness level of competing technologies; Discussion of existing and emerging applications; and Identification of technological challenges and innovation opportunities
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 16, 2020
Join the IDTechEx Webinar 30 July - Smart Textiles: Market Trends

Join the IDTechEx Webinar 30 July - Smart Textiles: Market Trends

​A detailed list of over 60 different application areas which e-textile products have been developed for; Market data around current market size by product type and market sector; Overview of project/product maturity by application area; and Discussion of the best strategies and market forecasts for the sector into the next decade.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 14, 2020
Liquid Crystals Create Easy-to-Read, Color Changing Sensors

Liquid Crystals Create Easy-to-Read, Color Changing Sensors

By creating a thin film of polymer filled with liquid crystal droplets and then manipulating it, scientists have determined the fundamentals for a color-changing sensing system that could be used for smart coatings, sensors, and even wearable electronics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 13, 2020
A Deep-Learned E-Skin Decodes Complex Human Motion

A Deep-Learned E-Skin Decodes Complex Human Motion

A deep-learning powered single-strained electronic skin sensor can capture human motion from a distance. The single strain sensor placed on the wrist decodes complex five-finger motions in real time with a virtual 3D hand that mirrors the original motions.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 8, 2020
Smart Materials Bypassing the Traditional Industry

Smart Materials Bypassing the Traditional Industry

Learn about electronics as smart materials bypassing the traditional industry.
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