Trends & Analysis http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25780/more en Improved Lamps Expected To Decrease Global Energy Demand http://electronicdesign.com/components/improved-lamps-expected-decrease-global-energy-demand <div class="field-byline"> ED News Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The energy usage of the installed base of lighting technologies will fall to 2.75 trillion kWh by 2020, which is a 24% decrease from 2013’s total of 3.61 trillion kWh.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/improved-lamps-expected-decrease-global-energy-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/improved-lamps-expected-decrease-global-energy-demand#comments Trends & Analysis Components LEDs Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:30:00 +0000 105841 at http://electronicdesign.com Medical And Wellness Markets Drive Thin-Film-Sensor Growth http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/medical-and-wellness-markets-drive-thin-film-sensor-growth <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thin-film sensors are projected to reach revenues of $2.38 billion in the next five years. BCC Research has studied the trends affecting this growth. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/medical-and-wellness-markets-drive-thin-film-sensor-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/medical-and-wellness-markets-drive-thin-film-sensor-growth#comments Trends & Analysis Electromechanical Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:28:00 +0000 105391 at http://electronicdesign.com Courtesy of BCC Research Smart Grid Neighborhood-Area Network Standard Charges Ahead http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/smart-grid-neighborhood-area-network-standard-charges-ahead <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The ZigBee Alliance and a group of leading smart-metering and Smart Grid member companies are developing a communication profile aimed at achieving true plug-and-play interoperability between the members&rsquo; wireless Smart Grid neighborhood-area network (NAN) products and solutions. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/smart-grid-neighborhood-area-network-standard-charges-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/smart-grid-neighborhood-area-network-standard-charges-ahead#comments Trends & Analysis Wed, 05 Mar 2014 19:33:00 +0000 104671 at http://electronicdesign.com Image Gallery: The Best of Day 2 at Embedded World 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-best-day-2-embedded-world-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The best of Day 2’s technology show at Embedded World in Nuremberg, Germany, brought to you by Electronic Design Europe’s editors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-best-day-2-embedded-world-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-best-day-2-embedded-world-2014#comments Trends & Analysis Communications Embedded Microcontrollers Maxim Analog Devices Microchip Toshiba Newark/Element 14 Rhode & Schwarz Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:46:00 +0000 103841 at http://electronicdesign.com Image Gallery: What's Hot on Day 1 at Embedded World 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-whats-hot-day-1-embedded-world-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The best of Day 1’s technology show at Embedded World in Nuremberg, Germany, brought to you by Electronic Design Europe’s editors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-whats-hot-day-1-embedded-world-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/image-gallery-whats-hot-day-1-embedded-world-2014#comments Trends & Analysis Communications Components Embedded Freescale Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:21:00 +0000 103691 at http://electronicdesign.com Android Claims 79% Marketshare in Smartphone Shipments http://electronicdesign.com/android/android-claims-79-marketshare-smartphone-shipments <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A recent study by Strategy Analytics shows Android leading the global smartphone shipments with a 79% marketshare. Apple and Microsoft fall short with shares of 15% and 4%, respectively. In general, smartphone shipments have increased from 700.1 million to 990.0 million since 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/android/android-claims-79-marketshare-smartphone-shipments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/android/android-claims-79-marketshare-smartphone-shipments#comments Android Trends & Analysis Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:25:00 +0000 102561 at http://electronicdesign.com Courtesy of Android Shipments of AMOLED TV Panels Set to Rise After CES Showings http://electronicdesign.com/displays/shipments-amoled-tv-panels-set-rise-after-ces-showings <div class="node-body article-body">LG has proven to be a major player in the AMOLED TV market, but other companies are working through production issues that will increase overall shipments to as many as 10 million through 2018.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/displays/shipments-amoled-tv-panels-set-rise-after-ces-showings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/displays/shipments-amoled-tv-panels-set-rise-after-ces-showings#comments Trends & Analysis Displays Fri, 17 Jan 2014 19:03:00 +0000 100811 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Companies such as LG, Samsung, and Panasonic are all getting into the AMOLED market and shipment numbers are forecasted to steadily rise. (Graph courtesy of IHS Technology.)</p> Gallery: 4K Displays and More at CES 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-4k-displays-and-more-ces-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A gallery of the latest display technology at CES 2014 including 3D, 4K, and beyond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-4k-displays-and-more-ces-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-4k-displays-and-more-ces-2014#comments Trends & Analysis Components Displays Embedded Thu, 09 Jan 2014 19:47:00 +0000 99751 at http://electronicdesign.com Gallery: The Best Smartphones at CES 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-best-smartphones-ces-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A gallery of the latest smartphones introduced at CES 2014 including a phone with a 20 megapixel camera and one that is waterproof.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-best-smartphones-ces-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-best-smartphones-ces-2014#comments 4G Android Trends & Analysis Mobile Components Embedded LTE LTE Advanced Wed, 08 Jan 2014 18:46:00 +0000 99831 at http://electronicdesign.com Gallery: Wearable Tech at CES 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-wearable-tech-ces-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A gallery of all the wearable technology at CES 2014 from medical devices that track heart rate to reference designs to get you started on your own idea.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-wearable-tech-ces-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/trends-amp-analysis/gallery-wearable-tech-ces-2014#comments Products Android Trends & Analysis Mobile Components Embedded iOS Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:00:00 +0000 99731 at http://electronicdesign.com