Far from something to be avoided, bacteria can be embraced in some cases, and the microscopic critters living in your intestines can tell a lot about your probability of contracting diabetes, obesity, depression and colon cancer, doctors say.
Topics: Food and Beverage
In less than two weeks, BCC Research will host a webinar “Opportunities in Securing the Internet of Things: Assessing Threats and Closing Gaps” led by analyst Nandita Bhotika and Senior Editor Michael Sullivan. We asked the analyst a few questions for a sneak peek at the topics and markets she’ll be addressing.
Topics: Information Technology
Drivers of luxury cars and SUVs have for years enjoyed the benefits of head-up displays, where information is projected on to the lower part of the windshield, close to the driver’s line of vision. Premium brands like Audi, Jaguar, Mercedes and BMW often have head-up displays as standard equipment, but now the units are popping up as options in more affordable cars like the Mazda3, the Mini Cooper, the Ford Shelby and the Toyota Prius.
Topics: Semiconductor Manufacturing
The use of disposable medical sensors is continuously increasing, fueling a multibillion-dollar global industry. BCC Research predicts that this market will expand at a healthy double-digit growth rate worldwide, with the potential to reach $9 billion by 2022. An increase in geriatric populations all over the world will lead to more demand for continuous health monitoring devices for a larger number of diseases pertaining to cardiovascular, audiology and urology systems.