Digital diabetes management
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Nardev Ramanathan

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November 16, 2018

Management of diabetes using digital tools. Diabetes management tools today are becoming increasingly digitized, connected, and accessible to both healthy and diseased individuals. Today, connected glucometers and insulin pens allow data to be stored and tracked in unprecedented ways. This data can ... read more.

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Esterline
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Michael Kronberger

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November 16, 2018

Products are mainly used in the aerospace and defense industries, but also has customers from the health care, gaming, oil and gas, and petrochemical industries To be acquired by competitor Transdigm; the deal was announced in October 2018, and chances are high that there will be redundancies in the... read more.

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Roq
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Michael Kronberger

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November 16, 2018

Main applications in food products, as well as the pharma industry, but also finds uses in paper, adhesives, construction, and chemicals Doesn't disclose its R&D spending, but has stated that "10% of turnover [is] devoted to R&D and industrial capital" Is investing globally to increase manufacturing... read more.

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Mof technologies
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Anthony Vicari

Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

November 16, 2018

Metal organic frameworks (MOFs) are a class of highly porous materials with many potential applications in gas and liquid separations, gas storage, catalysis, battery anodes, and even food storage. Overall, innovation in this field remains primarily academic, with published papers outnumbering ... read more.

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Cecilia Gee

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November 16, 2018

Beverage packaging

Parent company KHS began work in printing on PET bottles in 2006 and in adhesive-based multipacks in 2011; KHS established NMP Systems as a subsidiary in 2013. The company develops two packaging technologies: Nature MultiPack, an adhesives-based multipack system, and Direct Print, a digital printing... read more.
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Hirosei Kuruma

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November 16, 2018

Automated door-closing device for residential fire emergencies

Develops a device to automatically close doors during fire emergencies to prevent injuries from smoke inhalation Activated by alarm sounds from existing UL-certified smoke detectors Pending UL certification as a smoke detector accessory Targets consumers and residential buildings Also considering ... read more.
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Hirosei Kuruma

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November 16, 2018

Transportation booking and price comparison application

The company was started by Oliver Mackprang, Philipp Heuberger, and Mario Lebherz in 2013 as Carjump. Carjump was acquired by PSA Group in 2016 and has now been rebranded as Free2Move. The company makes a free mobile application that enables consumers to explore options among different ... read more.
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Hirosei Kuruma

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November 16, 2018

Facial expression analysis software for smartphone IR dot projectors

The company was started by CEO Dave Schukin and CTO Daniel DeCovnick in 2018 as one of the startups in the Y Combinator Winter 2018 batch. The company is a developer of software algorithms for analyzing and detecting user facial expressions using smartphones with infrared dot projectors; as of right... read more.
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Telehealth
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Danielle Bradnan

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November 16, 2018

Remote healthcare provided by tools like video conferencing, mHealth, and vital signs monitoring. The companies that are going to thrive in this landscape are those that supplement their traditional synchronous and asynchronous care platforms with innovative mHealth solutions and machine learning-... read more.

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Danielle Bradnan

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November 16, 2018

Telehealth champions claim that the adoption of telehealth solutions will directly reduce healthcare spending. This is not true. Telehealth cannot directly reduce healthcare costs for three major reasons: Parity regulations: These regulations are designed to drive adoption of telehealth by ensuring ... read more.

Analyst Insight

Taking the C out of steam

Coverage Areas: Owning the Energy Transition

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

In the global quest to reduce and even eliminate CO2 emissions, there are already clear solutions for the built environment and mobility. However, the energy needs of industry are much more complicated to cater for without emitting CO2. This report identifies and compares future technologies to generate carbon-neutral steam, which is one of the most common types of energy prevalent in industry.

China's role in the future of energy storage

Coverage Areas: Energy Storage More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

China's rapidly growing EV sales and concentration of battery production has impacted the world's emerging energy storage industry. This report analyzes China's focus on becoming vertically integrated leaders of the lithium-ion industry, their future activities in next-generation batteries, and implementing those batteries in automotive or stationary applications.

Roadmap: Next Generation PV

Coverage Areas: Next Generation Power More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

This report will describe the economics and scenarios of deployment of three next generation solar PV technologies, while referring to the relevant Tech Pages for details on the technologies proper.

Strategic Ways to Monetize Data

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

Current approaches to data monetization are fairly straightforward and can be imitated by competitors, leading to a game of catch-up. This report will discuss a framework that companies can use to be strategic in monetizing data, thereby setting up competitive barriers for themselves.

The hurdles to microLED displays

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

In the past five years, there has been a significant uptick in investment in microLED technology. Apple, Foxconn-Sharp, Samsung, and Facebook have all recently acquired startups in this space, as microLED is considered a direct competitor to OLED, with its longer lifetime and more responsive performance. In this report, we will discuss the microLED landscape and its major barriers to entry.

Asia's Future City

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

Asia's rising urbanization presents numerous opportunities for bleeding edge technology deployment. However, at the same time, lack of traditional infrastructure and a variety of problems from traffic congestion and pollution, will only be amplified as droves of people migrate into cities. While most nations plan to address the immediate needs, several have futuristic aspirations for developing digital societies in a future city. In this report, we analyze the key technologies that will address the demands of Asia's future city as well as highlight the key innovators developing them domestically. 

Innovations in Wave and Tidal Energy

Coverage Areas: Next Generation Power More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

Tidal and wave energy can deliver dispatchable power to the grid that is still renewable. As such, they may replace gas peakers and other backup facilities in the future. However, this technology is hard to deploy, mostly because of harsh mechanical conditions. This report lists the innovations in the space in order to assess its true potential.

Monitoring and Control for Water Quality

Coverage Areas: Owning the Energy Transition More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

Due to the size and complexity of water and wastewater systems and the premium instrument costs, the water industry has struggled to automate water quality monitoring. Meanwhile, increasing concerns over public health and irregularly but inexorably tightening regulations put utilities under pressure to ensure safe drinking water and wastewater discharge. Potential to improve plant performance and uptime also encourage more active adoption of advanced sensors among industrial operators. This report shows the interesting use cases for different water quality sensors across the water space.

Let's Get Personal: Constructing a Powerful Personalized Nutrition Solution

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

Planned Publication Date: December 2018

This report will examine enabling technologies, like microbiome sensing, and analysis that are bringing personalized nutrition solutions to the forefront and increasing their effectiveness.

Food, health, and wellness in retrospect: The top news, tech, and questions you asked in 2018

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness

Planned Publication Date: January 2019

Over 2018, we saw major changes across the food and health value chain, from the introduction of new crops developed with gene editing to progress on growing meat without needing animals. It was an eventful year, which can make it difficult to keep perspective on the major changes, and avoid getting caught up in day-to-day happenings. This report offers a retrospective view of 2018 - the news we covered and what it means for your business, the top developers our analysts feel are worth engaging with, and the major questions that you and your competitors asked our analyst team. It also helps frame the themes we anticipate covering in 2019 and beyond

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