According to a new market research report "Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market by Technology (Touch-based & Touchless), Application (Consumer Electronics, Automotive, & Others), Product (Biometric & Sanitary Equipment), & by Geography - Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market is expected to reach $23.55 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 28.23% between 2015 and 2020.
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pressure Sensor Market by Type (Piezoresistive, Capacitive, Electromagnetic, Resonant Solid State, Optical), By Application (Automotive, Petrochemical + Oil and Gas, Consumer Electronics, Medical, Utilities, Process Industries) by Geography (Middle East, Africa) - Analysis and Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.
Neonode Inc., the optical touch technology company, will be co-exhibiting with Netronix at the Computex show, June 2nd to 6th, 2015, booth L0504, Nangang Hall, 2nd floor.
Hoffmann – Krippner Inc. will be at the upcoming Sensors Expo event in Long Beach, CA – June 9 through June 11. In addition to demoing and launching their industry leading SensoFoil and SensoInk sensing technologies, they will be demonstrating high performance sensor technologies from three of their German partners.
To the nearly 2 million people in the U.S. living with the loss of a limb, including U.S. military veterans, prosthetic devices provide restored mobility yet lack sensory feedback. A team of engineers and researchers at Washington University in St. Louis is working to change that so those with upper limb prosthetics can feel hot and cold and the sense of touch through their prosthetic hands.
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., today announced the Forerunner 225, the first Garmin GPS running watch that measures heart rate at the wrist. The Forerunner 225 will integrate industry-leading optical heart rate technology developed by Mio, an award-winning performance wearables brand acclaimed for EKG accuracy demanded by athletes everywhere.
Immersion Corporation, the leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Kyocera, a worldwide leading supplier of mobile devices. The agreement is a multi-year worldwide license for Immersion’s TouchSense® software technology as well as its Basic Haptics IP.
Diabetics often have little feeling in their feet and don’t perceive the body’s pressure or temperature signals there. This can result in unnoticed wounds that then develop into abscesses. Many diabetics have to have toes or feet amputated.
The Middle East and Africa pressure sensor market is estimated to grow with a CAGR of 10.4% from 2014 to 2019. Middle East and Africa pressure sensor market had a share of 12% in the global pressure Sensor market in 2014.
Kodak is committed to moving forward independently with development of copper mesh touch sensor technology, following UniPixel’s decision to withdraw from joint activities with Kodak.