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Lux Take on News: Weekly Round-Up September 13, 2019

This week has a been a big week in news as seen through new partnerships among major players in the tech space and investments in new technologies. Every Friday we will be highlighting our Lux Take on the news.

 

The Four Major Challenges That Digital Therapeutics Face

Digital therapeutics (DTx) have been rapidly gaining momentum, we have been continuing to recommend engagement with DTx companies. Those engaging with digital therapeutics companies need to be wary of falling victim to a hype-baited trap set with clinical data.

Lux Research partners with Greentown Labs

We're excited to announce our new partnership with Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech incubator in North America. This partnership will deepen our connection with Boston's startup community.

Li-ion Battery Innovation Roadmap

The global megatrends toward electrification are undeniable; by 2035, 50% of all vehicles sold will feature an electrified powertrain, and due to their unsurpassed performance, all these electrified powertrains will rely on Li-ion batteries.

Metamaterials will disrupt 5G, autonomy, and connected vehicles

With the imminent rollout in 5G network infrastructure and devices and the subsequent projected growth in connected and autonomous vehicles, metamaterials are becoming viable at just the right time to see rapid growth in these new markets.

Shared Mobility Poised to Disrupt Multitrillion-Dollar Auto Industry

Transportation network companies like Lyft and Uber are no longer startups. The top four ride-hailing companies in the world – Didi, Uber, Lyft, and Grab – have a combined valuation of $166 billion.

Gain First-Mover Advantage with Materials Informatics

Over the past few years, innovation interest in materials informatics has grown exponentially, but materials informatics data challenges require companies to formulate a clear strategy to reap the benefits.

Uncovering Insights in the Upstream Oil & Gas Industry

We are applying this framework to several different industrial settings to help uncover novel insights and guidelines on successful deployment of AI. In this blog, we focus on the upstream oil and gas industry. The following are the use cases that we will analyze using our AI framework.  

The Further Evolution of Open Innovation

Many business publications, as well as many of our clients, state that they have yet to fully harness the idea of open innovation, let alone optimize it...

Asia’s Rise as a Global Autonomous Vehicle Hotbed

To understand the current landscape of Asia’s autonomous vehicle ecosystem, Lux Research identified the key players active in the region and mapped the region’s partnership network.

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