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Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
The use of nanoparticles is set to escalate and the market has the potential to increase dramatically over the next ten years as more uses for these materials are developed and commercialized. Eventually, nanomaterials are likely to affect nearly every industry in every region in the world, including the least developed regions. In fact, there is considerable optimism that nanomaterials will be instrumental in addressing some of the developing world’s most pressing concerns.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
This report presents worldwide mobile phone market forecast, including a review of recent years and a forecast for the period 2015-2019, with breakdowns by system technology and region. It also examines mobile phone market volume and market share by system technology for all the world's main regions separately, including North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, China, and Asia Pacific (including Japan).

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015

The interface market includes analog and digital interconnect. This tracker provides forecasts for USB, serial interface, display, and industrial interface devices.  Also included are forecasts for Ethernet, UARTs and other digital interface products.  Market share is also provided by region.  New to the tracker includes market share for Ethernet, UARTs and wired modems.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2014
As of the first quarter of 2015, Chinese mobile phone users totaled around 1.3 billion and combined user adoption of 3G and 4G exceeded 50%. Sales volume of smartphones in China arrived at 100.5 million units in the same quarter. Thanks to strong sales of iPhone 6/6 Plus, Apple made a significant progress while local vendors Xiaomi and Huawei retained their leadership position in the Chinese market. In contrast, Samsung and Lenovo both showed signs of decline. This report examines the development of the Chinese smartphone market during the first and second quarter of 2015, from the perspectives of telecom operators and smartphone branded vendors.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015

The wireless application market for semiconductors is expected to increase by 8 percent this year causing worldwide revenue to reach a high of over $100 billion. Applications included in this segment include phones, infrastructure, short range and other wireless products used in multiple industries.  Wireless continues to drive the overall semiconductor industry as both commercial and consumer products advance providing portable solutions. This tracker provides semiconductor forecasts for wireless devices and equipment.  Forecasts are provided by product type and by application market.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015

The analog wireless and wired ASSP market is expected to perform well this year as consumers upgrade and replace existing smart phones. Products included in this market are power amplifiers, LNAs, RF transceivers, wired transceivers, and analog front ends used in networking. This tracker provides forecasts by region, application market, and by product type. Market share is also provided for suppliers by region and by application market.  Two new tables have been added to provide revenue and shipment forecasts by supplier for smart phones.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
This tracker provides a global and regional view of the semiconductor market. Forecasts are provided by market segment and application area. Product forecasts are provided for the major product categories along with market share for the same.  In this issue, several new tables have been added which include quarterly forecasts for revenue and unit shipments for semiconductors by market segment.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
Graphene and other 2D materials is a prime candidate advanced material for next generation flexible and printable electronics, photonics, and sensors. This report covers recent industry and research developments and charts graphene's progress and future impact in these industries.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
ITO is widely used as the material for transparent electrodes in a diverse range of electronic devices. Demand in the ITO target industry increases by a certain ratio according to the size of display substrates and the amount of inputs. Therefore, unless the price of indium fluctuates significantly, it is generally believed that there will be no significant issues in the industry except for the development of alternative materials. In some of these applications, however, new transparent electrode materials are beginning to replace ITO. This report presents a market and technical forecast for ITO and replacements for LCD panels, plasma display panels (PDP), touch panels, e-paper, solar cells and organic electroluminescent (EL) panels.

Date of Publication: May 27, 2015
In haptics technology market many component manufacturers and system integrators are present. The major companies present in this market include Immersion Corp (U.S.), AAC Technologies Holdings, Inc.  (China), Densitron Technologies Plc (U.K.), Haption SA (France), Johnson Electric Group (China), Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.  (U.S.), Tactus Technology Inc. (U.S.), Precision Microdrives Ltd (U.K.), Texas Instruments, Incorporated (U.S.), 3D systems Corp (U.S.), and many more. This report describes market trends, drivers, and challenges with respect to the global haptics technology market, and forecasts the market size from 2014 to 2020, segmented on the basis of component, technology, application, and geography. This global report provides a detailed view of the market across regions, namely, North America (the U.S., Canada, Mexico), Europe (France, Germany, the U.K., Others), Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, South Korea, Rest of APAC), and RoW (Middle East, Latin America, Africa).

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
Under the trend where everything is connected to the Internet, the cost share of automotive applications in the electronic industry is also rising fast. This is attributed mainly to increasing needs for safer, more environmentally friendly and comfortable applications on telematics platforms. Active and passive safety systems like ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) have recently been the area of focus for automakers. Fueled by growing popularity of electric vehicles and IoV (Internet of Vehicle), the demand for associated devices and equipment is also on the upward trajectory. To catch the rising tide of market trends towards vehicle automation and intelligence, electronic applications are expected to become more widespread in the automotive industry. This report provides an overview of the automotive semiconductor industry and a description of electronics development trends in the global automotive industry with an aim to provide an insight into opportunities of automotive semiconductors.

Date of Publication: Aug 25, 2015
Worldwide shipments of large area panels for notebook PCs, LCD monitors, and LCD TVs saw a 2% sequential decline in the second quarter of 2015, especially those for IT products. This report looks into second-quarter shipment performance along with a forecast of third-quarter shipments. An analysis on key issues for the industry including supply and demand of notebook PC panels and the average size of LCD TV panels shipped is also provided.