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Join Our Upcoming Webinar on Opportunities for Photonic Chips

Join Our Upcoming Webinar on Opportunities for Photonic Chips

Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 23, 2023
Assistive Technology for an Inclusive Society at CES 2023

Assistive Technology for an Inclusive Society at CES 2023

Mirroring the broader social trend of increasing awareness around inclusivity, exhibitors at CES 2023 highlighted the capabilities of consumer electronics to deliver assistive technology. IDTechEx attended the event, held January 5 - 8 in Las Vegas, and report on this key trend across interviews with exhibitors over the four days.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 17, 2023
Developments in Semiconductor Photonics: More Data, More Quickly

Developments in Semiconductor Photonics: More Data, More Quickly

As high-performance computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms, and even consumers become increasingly data-hungry, hardware struggles to keep pace. In addition, the need for real-time assessments of moving data points - such as for the accurate velocity-mapping of other objects in autonomous systems and facial recognition for security systems - is crucial to an increasingly hands-free society.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 30, 2022
Webinar: Electronic Skin Patches 2022 Roundup and 2023 Outlook

Webinar: Electronic Skin Patches 2022 Roundup and 2023 Outlook

Thursday 1 December 2022 - The value of wearable electronic skin patches in healthcare; Electronic skin patches 2022 roundup; Emerging applications of electronic skin patches; and Electronic skin patches outlook for 2023 and beyond
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 29, 2022
Webinar: What Will 2023 Hold for Augmented and Virtual Reality?

Webinar: What Will 2023 Hold for Augmented and Virtual Reality?

Friday 2 December 2022 - How development in optics will help fuel the growth of XR devices for enterprise; How a rethink in product targeting is leading to the end of a troubled decade for consumer AR devices; and How growing adoption of face tracking, eye tracking, and more is marking the beginnings of more natural interactions between humans and machines
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 28, 2022
IDTechEx Discusses Three Applications for Electronic Skin Patches

IDTechEx Discusses Three Applications for Electronic Skin Patches

The world of healthcare is undergoing significant change. The stress test of the pandemic, a growing global population, and increasing chronic disease prevalence is pushing care to be more efficient and robust.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 25, 2022
Beyond the Smartwatch: Three Wearable Technology Trends to Watch

Beyond the Smartwatch: Three Wearable Technology Trends to Watch

As the smartwatch market matures, the capabilities of alternative wearables continue to expand. In the coming years, alternative form factors could begin tempting consumers away. Not only could these devices provide more value - they also have the potential to access new biometrics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 16, 2022
IDTechEx Investigates Building the House of the Future

IDTechEx Investigates Building the House of the Future

A floor that can feel when you fall, a warmth that wanders from room to room with you; could the house of the future take care of you?
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 16, 2022
Webinar With Q&A - Printed/Flexible Electronics: What to Watch in 2023

Webinar With Q&A - Printed/Flexible Electronics: What to Watch in 2023

Tuesday 29 November 2022 - This webinar includes case studies showing successful commercialization examples from 2022 across multiple market sectors; Discussion of anticipated announcements in 2023; Brief assessment of the status and potential of printed/flexible electronics; and Identification and assessment of technological gaps likely to be an R&D focus in 2023
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 11, 2022
Three Predictions for 2023 in Augmented and Virtual Reality

Three Predictions for 2023 in Augmented and Virtual Reality

2022 was a turbulent year for Extended Reality (XR). The popularization of the metaverse concept raised massive interest in Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) devices as the gateway to this future vision of the internet, with excitement gathering over an expected revolution in how we communicate.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 10, 2022
IDTechEx Forecasts US$27Bn in 2033 for Electronic Skin Patches Market

IDTechEx Forecasts US$27Bn in 2033 for Electronic Skin Patches Market

As the world adopts more wearable technology into our daily lives, the next generation of electronic wearables are ascending: the electronic skin patch. In diabetes and heart monitoring, electronic skin patches have already transformed the industry. These devices may well enable a revolution for the rest of healthcare and beyond.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 3, 2022
IDTechEx Release New Report - Electronic Skin Patches 2023-2033

IDTechEx Release New Report - Electronic Skin Patches 2023-2033

The most comprehensive assessment on the commercialization of flexible, wearable electronic skin patches spanning 13 applications including historic data, 10-year market forecast, interview-based player profiles, and technology analysis.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 3, 2022
How Gas Sensors Reduce Health Impacts of the Energy Crisis

How Gas Sensors Reduce Health Impacts of the Energy Crisis

Could gas sensors facilitate the safe use of wood-burning stoves to combat the energy crisis? With the cost of energy rising dramatically, interest in wood-burning stoves is growing as they become 'more financially appealing than ever'.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 2, 2022
Trends in Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

Trends in Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

IDTechEx Reflects on Trends in 2022. For the past decade, the healthcare industry has looked towards decentralization as a means of relieving the pressure placed on healthcare systems.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 25, 2022
Join the Free-to-Attend Upcoming Webinar on Wearable Sensors

Join the Free-to-Attend Upcoming Webinar on Wearable Sensors

Thursday 3 November 2022 - This webinar will break down the complex landscape of sensor types, biometrics, and form factors; highlight innovations in electrode integration; discuss optical sensing advancements; and overview opportunities and challenges for microneedles as wearable sensors
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 11, 2022
The Market for Wearable Sensors Is Expanding, Says IDTechEx

The Market for Wearable Sensors Is Expanding, Says IDTechEx

The latest wearable sensors report from IDTechEx, "Wearable Sensors 2023-2033", breaks down the complex landscape of sensor types, biometrics, and form factors. IDTechEx highlights the key opportunities and challenges for each sensor type to achieve commercial success across the next ten years.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 10, 2022
Upcoming Webinar: Fixing Three Innovation Gaps in AR/VR Hardware

Upcoming Webinar: Fixing Three Innovation Gaps in AR/VR Hardware

Wednesday 19 October 2022 - Augmented and virtual reality devices are becoming established commercial products, but they have yet to meet their full promise of revolutionizing how we interact with computing. For this to happen, substantial hardware development needs to take place: but what are the key bottlenecks here?
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 7, 2022
Apple Seems Bullish on AR - Yet Not on the Metaverse. Why?

Apple Seems Bullish on AR - Yet Not on the Metaverse. Why?

On September 30th 2022, Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke to Dutch news outlet Bright about the future of augmented reality (AR) and the metaverse. On AR, Cook was bullish, stating that it "won't be that long" until we look at life without AR as we now look back to a life before the internet or smartphone.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 29, 2022
Extended Reality Headset Sales to Grow to US$20bn 2033, Says IDTechEx

Extended Reality Headset Sales to Grow to US$20bn 2033, Says IDTechEx

Virtual, augmented, and mixed reality (VR/AR/MR) devices promise to revolutionize the way we interact, acting as gateways to the metaverse. Despite these technologies already achieving limited adoption, extensive headset hardware development is required to meet the demands of becoming a ubiquitous computing platform.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 7, 2022
How Can Hardware Help AR Become Socially Acceptable?

How Can Hardware Help AR Become Socially Acceptable?

Before Google Glass first hit public testing in 2013, the word "glasshole" had already been coined. Referring to someone who uses an augmented reality (AR) headset inconsiderately, this term eloquently expresses the difficulty in achieving social acceptability.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 23, 2023
Assistive Technology for an Inclusive Society at CES 2023

Assistive Technology for an Inclusive Society at CES 2023

Mirroring the broader social trend of increasing awareness around inclusivity, exhibitors at CES 2023 highlighted the capabilities of consumer electronics to deliver assistive technology. IDTechEx attended the event, held January 5 - 8 in Las Vegas, and report on this key trend across interviews with exhibitors over the four days.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 30, 2022
Webinar: Electronic Skin Patches 2022 Roundup and 2023 Outlook

Webinar: Electronic Skin Patches 2022 Roundup and 2023 Outlook

Thursday 1 December 2022 - The value of wearable electronic skin patches in healthcare; Electronic skin patches 2022 roundup; Emerging applications of electronic skin patches; and Electronic skin patches outlook for 2023 and beyond
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 28, 2022
IDTechEx Discusses Three Applications for Electronic Skin Patches

IDTechEx Discusses Three Applications for Electronic Skin Patches

The world of healthcare is undergoing significant change. The stress test of the pandemic, a growing global population, and increasing chronic disease prevalence is pushing care to be more efficient and robust.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 16, 2022
IDTechEx Investigates Building the House of the Future

IDTechEx Investigates Building the House of the Future

A floor that can feel when you fall, a warmth that wanders from room to room with you; could the house of the future take care of you?
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 11, 2022
Three Predictions for 2023 in Augmented and Virtual Reality

Three Predictions for 2023 in Augmented and Virtual Reality

2022 was a turbulent year for Extended Reality (XR). The popularization of the metaverse concept raised massive interest in Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) devices as the gateway to this future vision of the internet, with excitement gathering over an expected revolution in how we communicate.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 3, 2022
IDTechEx Release New Report - Electronic Skin Patches 2023-2033

IDTechEx Release New Report - Electronic Skin Patches 2023-2033

The most comprehensive assessment on the commercialization of flexible, wearable electronic skin patches spanning 13 applications including historic data, 10-year market forecast, interview-based player profiles, and technology analysis.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 2, 2022
Trends in Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

Trends in Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

IDTechEx Reflects on Trends in 2022. For the past decade, the healthcare industry has looked towards decentralization as a means of relieving the pressure placed on healthcare systems.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 11, 2022
The Market for Wearable Sensors Is Expanding, Says IDTechEx

The Market for Wearable Sensors Is Expanding, Says IDTechEx

The latest wearable sensors report from IDTechEx, "Wearable Sensors 2023-2033", breaks down the complex landscape of sensor types, biometrics, and form factors. IDTechEx highlights the key opportunities and challenges for each sensor type to achieve commercial success across the next ten years.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 7, 2022
Apple Seems Bullish on AR - Yet Not on the Metaverse. Why?

Apple Seems Bullish on AR - Yet Not on the Metaverse. Why?

On September 30th 2022, Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke to Dutch news outlet Bright about the future of augmented reality (AR) and the metaverse. On AR, Cook was bullish, stating that it "won't be that long" until we look at life without AR as we now look back to a life before the internet or smartphone.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 7, 2022
How Can Hardware Help AR Become Socially Acceptable?

How Can Hardware Help AR Become Socially Acceptable?

Before Google Glass first hit public testing in 2013, the word "glasshole" had already been coined. Referring to someone who uses an augmented reality (AR) headset inconsiderately, this term eloquently expresses the difficulty in achieving social acceptability.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 17, 2023
Developments in Semiconductor Photonics: More Data, More Quickly

Developments in Semiconductor Photonics: More Data, More Quickly

As high-performance computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms, and even consumers become increasingly data-hungry, hardware struggles to keep pace. In addition, the need for real-time assessments of moving data points - such as for the accurate velocity-mapping of other objects in autonomous systems and facial recognition for security systems - is crucial to an increasingly hands-free society.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 29, 2022
Webinar: What Will 2023 Hold for Augmented and Virtual Reality?

Webinar: What Will 2023 Hold for Augmented and Virtual Reality?

Friday 2 December 2022 - How development in optics will help fuel the growth of XR devices for enterprise; How a rethink in product targeting is leading to the end of a troubled decade for consumer AR devices; and How growing adoption of face tracking, eye tracking, and more is marking the beginnings of more natural interactions between humans and machines
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 25, 2022
Beyond the Smartwatch: Three Wearable Technology Trends to Watch

Beyond the Smartwatch: Three Wearable Technology Trends to Watch

As the smartwatch market matures, the capabilities of alternative wearables continue to expand. In the coming years, alternative form factors could begin tempting consumers away. Not only could these devices provide more value - they also have the potential to access new biometrics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 16, 2022
Webinar With Q&A - Printed/Flexible Electronics: What to Watch in 2023

Webinar With Q&A - Printed/Flexible Electronics: What to Watch in 2023

Tuesday 29 November 2022 - This webinar includes case studies showing successful commercialization examples from 2022 across multiple market sectors; Discussion of anticipated announcements in 2023; Brief assessment of the status and potential of printed/flexible electronics; and Identification and assessment of technological gaps likely to be an R&D focus in 2023
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 10, 2022
IDTechEx Forecasts US$27Bn in 2033 for Electronic Skin Patches Market

IDTechEx Forecasts US$27Bn in 2033 for Electronic Skin Patches Market

As the world adopts more wearable technology into our daily lives, the next generation of electronic wearables are ascending: the electronic skin patch. In diabetes and heart monitoring, electronic skin patches have already transformed the industry. These devices may well enable a revolution for the rest of healthcare and beyond.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 3, 2022
How Gas Sensors Reduce Health Impacts of the Energy Crisis

How Gas Sensors Reduce Health Impacts of the Energy Crisis

Could gas sensors facilitate the safe use of wood-burning stoves to combat the energy crisis? With the cost of energy rising dramatically, interest in wood-burning stoves is growing as they become 'more financially appealing than ever'.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 25, 2022
Join the Free-to-Attend Upcoming Webinar on Wearable Sensors

Join the Free-to-Attend Upcoming Webinar on Wearable Sensors

Thursday 3 November 2022 - This webinar will break down the complex landscape of sensor types, biometrics, and form factors; highlight innovations in electrode integration; discuss optical sensing advancements; and overview opportunities and challenges for microneedles as wearable sensors
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 10, 2022
Upcoming Webinar: Fixing Three Innovation Gaps in AR/VR Hardware

Upcoming Webinar: Fixing Three Innovation Gaps in AR/VR Hardware

Wednesday 19 October 2022 - Augmented and virtual reality devices are becoming established commercial products, but they have yet to meet their full promise of revolutionizing how we interact with computing. For this to happen, substantial hardware development needs to take place: but what are the key bottlenecks here?
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 29, 2022
Extended Reality Headset Sales to Grow to US$20bn 2033, Says IDTechEx

Extended Reality Headset Sales to Grow to US$20bn 2033, Says IDTechEx

Virtual, augmented, and mixed reality (VR/AR/MR) devices promise to revolutionize the way we interact, acting as gateways to the metaverse. Despite these technologies already achieving limited adoption, extensive headset hardware development is required to meet the demands of becoming a ubiquitous computing platform.
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