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Printed, Flexible and Organic Electronics

IDTechEx provides independant analysis, views and reports on "the new electronics" - ultra-high volume, low cost, laminar electronic products. These are creating huge new markets, and often require alternative manufacturing processes to the traditional electronics industry.
European collaboration include everyday items in Internet of Things

European collaboration include everyday items in Internet of Things

May 29, 2017 United Kingdom
The Necomada consortium has announced that it will be addressing the material challenges associated with the Internet of Things, to allow for the integration of electronics into a wide range of everyday items.
Using distinctive body locations to control mobile devices

Using distinctive body locations to control mobile devices

May 26, 2017 Germany
Researchers are placing ultra-thin, electronic tattoos on distinctive body locations. The user can touch, squeeze or pull them, and thereby intuitively control mobile devices such as a music player, or easily make indicators light up.
Printed, flexible and rechargeable battery can power wearable sensors

Printed, flexible and rechargeable battery can power wearable sensors

May 26, 2017 United States
Nanoengineers have developed the first printed battery that is flexible, stretchable and rechargeable. The zinc batteries could be used to power everything from wearable sensors to solar cells and other kinds of electronics.
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A report from the IDTechEx Show!

A report from the IDTechEx Show!

May 24, 2017
May 10th-11th saw the 2017 European-leg of the IDTechEx Show! In this article IDTechEx analysts share some of the most interesting innovations on offer at the show.
Augmented, virtual, annotated, mixed... A "$37 Billion reality"

Augmented, virtual, annotated, mixed... A "$37 Billion reality"

May 24, 2017 Worldwide
Augmented and virtual reality headsets are by now a reality (pun intended), and they bring about a paradigm shift in form factor for portable electronics.
ARM & PragmatIC

ARM & PragmatIC

May 24, 2017 5
Discuss pushing the boundaries in flexible electronics
How scientists turned a flag into a loudspeaker

How scientists turned a flag into a loudspeaker

May 23, 2017 United States
A paper-thin, flexible device created not only can generate energy from human motion, it can act as a loudspeaker and microphone as well.
Webinar Thursday 1 June 2017 - AR & VR Headsets 2017-2027

Webinar Thursday 1 June 2017 - AR & VR Headsets 2017-2027

May 22, 2017
IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Thursday 1 June 2017.
The clever electronic inks rewriting our energy future

The clever electronic inks rewriting our energy future

May 22, 2017 Australia
Australia's position in printed solar has surged, following the unveiling of its first printed solar demonstration.
Report from the IDTechEx Show! Berlin, Germany 2017

Report from the IDTechEx Show! Berlin, Germany 2017

May 19, 2017
Strong positive feedback and growth at Europe's most important event on emerging technologies
Plastic Logic flexible displays help create smart bracelet

Plastic Logic flexible displays help create smart bracelet

May 19, 2017 United States
Controlled by a smartphone app, the bracelet's flexible E Ink display can be continually re-customised with different digital patterns.