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Smart Clothing: Past, Present, Future

Smart Clothing: Past, Present, Future

With Clothing+ newly unveiled in it's new position under Jabil, smart clothing has become the centre of attention in the wearable technology industry once again. This short article looks back at the origins of smart clothing, placing the current interest in the topic in context. With key players quickly entering the space and investment at an all time high, IDTechEx's latest work analyses the key trends within this evolving industry.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 2, 2015
Greater presence of thin flexible battery companies at IDTechEx Show!

Greater presence of thin flexible battery companies at IDTechEx Show!

People showed great interest in the thin flexible batteries during IDTechEx Show!, which took place from 18th to 19th November in Santa Clara USA. Here is a summary of some interesting work that was on display.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 1, 2015
Coming to a monitor near you: a defect-free, molecule-thick film

Coming to a monitor near you: a defect-free, molecule-thick film

An emerging class of atomically thin materials known as monolayer semiconductors has generated a great deal of buzz in the world of materials science.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 30, 2015
Highlights of 3D Printing USA 2015

Highlights of 3D Printing USA 2015

Last week, IDTechEx Show! included a busy and varied track on a wide variety of 3D printing technologies, materials innovations and applications. Rachel Gordon, Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, has picked out some highlights.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 27, 2015
Product Pictures from Printed Electronics USA

Product Pictures from Printed Electronics USA

Last week IDTechEx organized its annual US event in Santa Clara, California. With eight parallel conferences and more than 200 exhibitors, the event has a unique format to cover various technology trends. Here are some pictures of what was on display at the show.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 26, 2015
Smart artificial skin holds prosthetic promise

Smart artificial skin holds prosthetic promise

Researchers have long been interested in the technology of artificial skins. Although previous studies have introduced an assortment of electronic skin elements, none of them were able to detect both pressure and heat with a high degree of sensitivity, until now.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 26, 2015
Researchers create electronic plants

Researchers create electronic plants

Using semi-conductive polymers, both analog and digital electronic circuits can be created inside living flowers, bushes and trees.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 25, 2015
Highlights from the IDTechEx Show! USA 2015

Highlights from the IDTechEx Show! USA 2015

Last week IDTechEx organized its annual US event in Santa Clara, California. With eight parallel conferences and more than 200 exhibitors, the event has a unique format to cover various technology trends.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 25, 2015
Research offers quantum leap for long-distance secure communications

Research offers quantum leap for long-distance secure communications

A new telecommunications technique which harnesses quantum technology could lead to a much more secure form of worldwide internet communications, scientists have reported.
External Company Press Release
Heraeus Noblelight receives Queen's Award for Enterprise

Heraeus Noblelight receives Queen's Award for Enterprise

Heraeus Noblelight was presented with the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation by Sir Hugh Duberly KCVO, CBE, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 23, 2015
Graphene production breakthrough

Graphene production breakthrough

Widespread industrial adoption of graphene has so far been limited by the expense of producing it. Affordable graphene production could lead to a wide range of new technologies reaching the market, including synthetic skin capable of providing sensory feedback to people with limb prostheses.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 23, 2015
Self-healing gel makes electronics more flexible, advances batteries

Self-healing gel makes electronics more flexible, advances batteries

Researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind self-healing gel that repairs and connects electronic circuits, creating opportunities to advance the development of flexible electronics, biosensors and batteries as energy storage devices.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 20, 2015
IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2015 Award Winners

IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2015 Award Winners

At the Printed Electronics USA 2015 conference and exhibition, five companies were awarded for their great achievement in developing and commercializing printed electronics technologies. The awards were presented to the five winning companies by Ralph Russo, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Novasentis, who has also had a prolific and highly successful career as an executive at Apple, Honeywell, Bay Networks, and Nortel Networks.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 20, 2015
Breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon

Breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon

BM Research has announced a major engineering breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon transistors to power future computing technologies.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 19, 2015
Two-dimensional material moves from the lab to the UK factory floor

Two-dimensional material moves from the lab to the UK factory floor

Graphene is a two-dimensional material made up of sheets of carbon atoms. With its combination of exceptional electrical, mechanical and thermal properties, graphene has the potential to revolutionise industries ranging from healthcare to electronics.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 18, 2015
A step forward for graphene walkers

A step forward for graphene walkers

Scientists in China have developed a graphene-based paper which can fold itself into predesigned shapes when exposed to light or gentle heat. The material, which is created from graphene oxide, can also 'walk' across a table and turn a corner. Potential applications of the material include sensors, artificial muscles and robotics.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 17, 2015
Bluetooth circuit on a skin patch

Bluetooth circuit on a skin patch

The debut of AppleWatch early this year has stimulated a new wave of interest in wearable electronics worldwide. Wearable devices include electronics on cloth, in wrist watches and ultimately on the human body.
External Company Press Release
DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at PEUSA

DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at PEUSA

DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at Printed Electronics USA. Advanced materials enable wearable, in-mold, high- and low-temperature electronics.
External Company Press Release
Unique 3D printed electronic demonstrations

Unique 3D printed electronic demonstrations

You are cordially invited to visit CERADROP MGI at the Printed Electronics USA 2015 Conference (Booth C12) to view live production demonstrations of the X-Series digital deposition system and reserve a personal presentation at the University of California Berkeley, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (EECS) Dept. Laboratory of Advanced 3D Electronic Printing.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 16, 2015
ARM on Printed Electronics 'Opens up a Whole New World of Computing'

ARM on Printed Electronics 'Opens up a Whole New World of Computing'

ARM is one of the most successful semiconductor design companies in the world, with ARM based processors used ubiquitously in devices such as smart phones and tablets in addition to increasing adoption in wearables, servers, IoT nodes and vehicles. The company operates a license only model, licensing its low power processor architectures to companies across the world.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Clothing: Past, Present, Future

Smart Clothing: Past, Present, Future

With Clothing+ newly unveiled in it's new position under Jabil, smart clothing has become the centre of attention in the wearable technology industry once again. This short article looks back at the origins of smart clothing, placing the current interest in the topic in context. With key players quickly entering the space and investment at an all time high, IDTechEx's latest work analyses the key trends within this evolving industry.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 1, 2015
Coming to a monitor near you: a defect-free, molecule-thick film

Coming to a monitor near you: a defect-free, molecule-thick film

An emerging class of atomically thin materials known as monolayer semiconductors has generated a great deal of buzz in the world of materials science.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 27, 2015
Product Pictures from Printed Electronics USA

Product Pictures from Printed Electronics USA

Last week IDTechEx organized its annual US event in Santa Clara, California. With eight parallel conferences and more than 200 exhibitors, the event has a unique format to cover various technology trends. Here are some pictures of what was on display at the show.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 26, 2015
Researchers create electronic plants

Researchers create electronic plants

Using semi-conductive polymers, both analog and digital electronic circuits can be created inside living flowers, bushes and trees.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 25, 2015
Research offers quantum leap for long-distance secure communications

Research offers quantum leap for long-distance secure communications

A new telecommunications technique which harnesses quantum technology could lead to a much more secure form of worldwide internet communications, scientists have reported.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 23, 2015
Graphene production breakthrough

Graphene production breakthrough

Widespread industrial adoption of graphene has so far been limited by the expense of producing it. Affordable graphene production could lead to a wide range of new technologies reaching the market, including synthetic skin capable of providing sensory feedback to people with limb prostheses.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 20, 2015
IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2015 Award Winners

IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2015 Award Winners

At the Printed Electronics USA 2015 conference and exhibition, five companies were awarded for their great achievement in developing and commercializing printed electronics technologies. The awards were presented to the five winning companies by Ralph Russo, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Novasentis, who has also had a prolific and highly successful career as an executive at Apple, Honeywell, Bay Networks, and Nortel Networks.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 19, 2015
Two-dimensional material moves from the lab to the UK factory floor

Two-dimensional material moves from the lab to the UK factory floor

Graphene is a two-dimensional material made up of sheets of carbon atoms. With its combination of exceptional electrical, mechanical and thermal properties, graphene has the potential to revolutionise industries ranging from healthcare to electronics.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 17, 2015
Bluetooth circuit on a skin patch

Bluetooth circuit on a skin patch

The debut of AppleWatch early this year has stimulated a new wave of interest in wearable electronics worldwide. Wearable devices include electronics on cloth, in wrist watches and ultimately on the human body.
External Company Press Release
Unique 3D printed electronic demonstrations

Unique 3D printed electronic demonstrations

You are cordially invited to visit CERADROP MGI at the Printed Electronics USA 2015 Conference (Booth C12) to view live production demonstrations of the X-Series digital deposition system and reserve a personal presentation at the University of California Berkeley, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (EECS) Dept. Laboratory of Advanced 3D Electronic Printing.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 2, 2015
Greater presence of thin flexible battery companies at IDTechEx Show!

Greater presence of thin flexible battery companies at IDTechEx Show!

People showed great interest in the thin flexible batteries during IDTechEx Show!, which took place from 18th to 19th November in Santa Clara USA. Here is a summary of some interesting work that was on display.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 30, 2015
Highlights of 3D Printing USA 2015

Highlights of 3D Printing USA 2015

Last week, IDTechEx Show! included a busy and varied track on a wide variety of 3D printing technologies, materials innovations and applications. Rachel Gordon, Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, has picked out some highlights.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 26, 2015
Smart artificial skin holds prosthetic promise

Smart artificial skin holds prosthetic promise

Researchers have long been interested in the technology of artificial skins. Although previous studies have introduced an assortment of electronic skin elements, none of them were able to detect both pressure and heat with a high degree of sensitivity, until now.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 25, 2015
Highlights from the IDTechEx Show! USA 2015

Highlights from the IDTechEx Show! USA 2015

Last week IDTechEx organized its annual US event in Santa Clara, California. With eight parallel conferences and more than 200 exhibitors, the event has a unique format to cover various technology trends.
External Company Press Release
Heraeus Noblelight receives Queen's Award for Enterprise

Heraeus Noblelight receives Queen's Award for Enterprise

Heraeus Noblelight was presented with the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation by Sir Hugh Duberly KCVO, CBE, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 23, 2015
Self-healing gel makes electronics more flexible, advances batteries

Self-healing gel makes electronics more flexible, advances batteries

Researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind self-healing gel that repairs and connects electronic circuits, creating opportunities to advance the development of flexible electronics, biosensors and batteries as energy storage devices.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 20, 2015
Breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon

Breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon

BM Research has announced a major engineering breakthrough that could accelerate carbon nanotubes replacing silicon transistors to power future computing technologies.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 18, 2015
A step forward for graphene walkers

A step forward for graphene walkers

Scientists in China have developed a graphene-based paper which can fold itself into predesigned shapes when exposed to light or gentle heat. The material, which is created from graphene oxide, can also 'walk' across a table and turn a corner. Potential applications of the material include sensors, artificial muscles and robotics.
External Company Press Release
DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at PEUSA

DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at PEUSA

DuPont Microcircuit Materials to feature innovative new inks at Printed Electronics USA. Advanced materials enable wearable, in-mold, high- and low-temperature electronics.
Printed Electronics World
Nov 16, 2015
ARM on Printed Electronics 'Opens up a Whole New World of Computing'

ARM on Printed Electronics 'Opens up a Whole New World of Computing'

ARM is one of the most successful semiconductor design companies in the world, with ARM based processors used ubiquitously in devices such as smart phones and tablets in addition to increasing adoption in wearables, servers, IoT nodes and vehicles. The company operates a license only model, licensing its low power processor architectures to companies across the world.
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