Emerging technologies

Plataine Joins the UK National Composites Centre (NCC) to Strengthen Innovation Partnerships in Automating and Digitizing Factories

Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

NCC will implement Plataine's Intelligent Digital Assistants, which integrate factory floor machines', systems' and sensor data, to drive AI-based alerts and optimized recommendations to production floor staff.

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  • NCC will implement Plataine's Intelligent Digital Assistants, which integrate factory floor machines', systems' and sensor data, to drive AI-based alerts and optimized recommendations to production floor staff.
  • Marc Funnell, Head of Digital at the National Composites Centre, added: "As world-leaders in composite research, the NCC provide state-of-the-art capabilities for industry.
  • Plataine is the leading provider of Industrial IoT and AI-based optimization solutions for advanced manufacturing.
  • The National Composites Centre (NCC) is a world-class research centre, where companies of any size and across industry sectors can access cutting-edge technology and specialist engineers.

Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses Now Used for COVID-19 Patient Care in Thailand via Tely360's Ambulance 3rd Eye

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 7:50pm

ROCHESTER,N.Y., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology, announced the successful use of Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses for telehealth in Thailand, specifically in the care of COVID-19 patients.

Key Points: 
  • ROCHESTER,N.Y., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology, announced the successful use of Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses for telehealth in Thailand, specifically in the care of COVID-19 patients.
  • Tely360's Ambulance 3rd Eye module, used with the Vuzix Blade, aids in the communication between healthcare personnel working in a negative pressure room and physicians outside the room.
  • Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets.
  • Forward looking statements contained in this release relate to the Vuzix Smart Glasses, our business relationship with Tely360 and the use of the Vuzix Blade to enhance patient care efficiency and among other things the Company's leadership in the Smart Glasses and AR display industry.

Analysis on Impact of COVID-19-Global Automotive Heads-up Display Market 2020-2024 | Declining Average Selling Price of HUDs to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 6:00pm

The automotive heads-up display market is expected to grow by USD 1.52 billion during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

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  • The automotive heads-up display market is expected to grow by USD 1.52 billion during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • The high growth potential of the global HUD market is encouraging vendors such as Garmin and Navdy to enter the aftermarket for HUDs.
  • The increased competition and the price pressure on HUD manufacturers has led to a decline in the average selling price of HUDs.
  • This research report also analyzes other significant trends and market drivers that will influence market growth over 2020-2024.

Global Precision Farming Market (2020 to 2025) - Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or Drones in Agricultural Farms Presents Opportunities

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

The precision farming market is expected to grow from USD 7.0 billion in 2020 to USD 12.8 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 12.7%.

Key Points: 
  • The precision farming market is expected to grow from USD 7.0 billion in 2020 to USD 12.8 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 12.7%.
  • Major restraints for the precision farming market include the high upfront cost of modern agriculture equipment and the limited technical knowledge and skills of farmers or growers.
  • Precision farming requires large initial investments, efficient farming tools, and skilled labor.
  • The wide adoption of VRT in precision farming is because of various benefits associated with it.

Essentium Makes 3D Printed Face Mask With Reusable Frame

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:14pm

The company today announced that it has designed, and is now in production of, a protective mask kitcomprising a reusable 3D printed mask frame and filtration media.

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  • The company today announced that it has designed, and is now in production of, a protective mask kitcomprising a reusable 3D printed mask frame and filtration media.
  • The Essentium reusable mask frame is made with material known as Essentium TPU74D (thermoplastic urethane) which allows for easy cleaning, and is used with a single-use, replaceable filtration media.
  • The Essentium mask has been created for general non-medical use during COVID-19 epidemic, based on FDA Emergency Use Authorization.
  • Essentium manufactures and delivers innovative industrial 3D printers and materials enabling the world's top manufacturers to bridge the gap between 3D printing and machining and embrace the future of additive manufacturing.

3D Scanners Market Trends & Outlook, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:31pm

While Developed Regions Represent Major Revenue Contributors, Developing Regions Emerge as Hot Spots for Future Growth

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  • While Developed Regions Represent Major Revenue Contributors, Developing Regions Emerge as Hot Spots for Future Growth
    With 3D Printing Market Recording Robust Gains, Tremendous Growth Potential in Store for 3D Scanners Market
    Software, New Applications and Advent of Metal & Ceramic 3D Printers: Among the Key Trends to Influence 3D Scanners Market
    3D Scanners in Supply Chain: Playing a Vital Role in Improving Speed, Accuracy and Productivity

Convergence of AI and IoT, 2019-2022: Market Opportunities and Challenges - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:52pm

The "Convergence of AI and IoT - Market Opportunities and Challenges, 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Convergence of AI and IoT - Market Opportunities and Challenges, 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The convergence of Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to drive new revenues for vendors and adopters.
  • The manufacturing, oil and gas and mining industries appear to be the most receptive to the convergence of IoT and AI solutions.
  • At the core of all this, there is AI, which enables a sophisticated level of data analysis, particularly predictive analysis.

Hydrogen Energy Storage Market Study & Forecast, 2018-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:24pm

The "Hydrogen Energy Storage - Global Market Outlook (2018-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Hydrogen Energy Storage - Global Market Outlook (2018-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Hydrogen Energy Storage market accounted for $13 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach $24.31 billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 7.2% during the forecast period.
  • While the factors like growing demand for hydrogen in chemical industry and increasing demand for hydrogen in stationary and portable power applications are driving the growth of the market.
  • Some of the key players in Global Hydrogen Energy Storage market include Worthington Industries, Pragma Industries, Plug Power, Nel Hydrogen, Mcphy Energy, Linde, ITN Power, Inoxcva, Hydrogenious Lohc Technologies, Hydrogenics, Hexagon Composites, Grz Technologies, Fuelcell Energy, Chart Industries, Air Products and Chemicals and Air Liquide.

Horizon Discovery Expands Cell-Based CRISPR Screening Services

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:12pm

Horizon Discovery Group plc (LSE: HZD) (Horizon, the Company or the Group), a global leader in the application of gene editing and gene modulation for cell line engineering, today announced the addition of an arrayed CRISPR knockout screening service for primary human B cells to its cell-based screening services.

Key Points: 
  • Horizon Discovery Group plc (LSE: HZD) (Horizon, the Company or the Group), a global leader in the application of gene editing and gene modulation for cell line engineering, today announced the addition of an arrayed CRISPR knockout screening service for primary human B cells to its cell-based screening services.
  • Terry Pizzie, CEO, Horizon Discovery said: The interest in harnessing the immune system for effective therapies continues to grow, with the global cell therapy market predicted to reach $8.21bn by 2025*.
  • Expanding our services to encompass screening of both primary T and B cells is another example of our commitment to apply decades of gene editing experience in support of drug discovery and development for the treatment of human disease.
  • For further information about Horizons cell-based screening services, please visit: https://horizondiscovery.com/navigation/screening/functional-genomic-screening

RoboAds, a New Breed of Service Robots to Combat COVID-19

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:38pm

These heroes are healthcare and security staff who have been working relentlessly and in direct contact with the public.

Key Points: 
  • These heroes are healthcare and security staff who have been working relentlessly and in direct contact with the public.
  • Robotics startup, RoboAds Inc ., has developed a new breed of telepresence robots .
  • One of the options are thermal cameras that can capture human temperature and notify visitors in case of alarming variations.
  • RoboAds team is dedicated towards developing advanced service robots to enhance people's lives, a new generation of robots for humans.