IoT Sensors

A Smart Indoor Positioning System for Retail Automation

For the last few years, we’ve been hearing about the retail apocalypse, though we would characterize it more as a retail extinction event. The difference being that until a couple of months ago, the demise of many brick-and-mortar businesses was a long, drawn-out affair. No more. COVID-19 has caused a true retail apocalypse – goodbye, […]

AI Healthcare Startup Inspiren Addresses Bedside Care

It’s not every day that you start an interview with the co-founder of a startup telling you about the stroke he had a week after graduating college. But that life-altering event is certainly part of the origin story of Brooklyn-based Inspiren, a company that has brought a device to market that uses artificial intelligence to […]

7 AI Healthcare Startups Automating Clinical Trials

It’s no secret that it’s extremely expensive to develop new drug therapies. One study estimates that pharmaceutical firms spend between $2 billion and $3 billion and more than a dozen years in R&D activities to get a new FDA-approved drug to market. An important step in the process is the clinical trial where human guinea […]

11 Smart Water Technology Startups for Smart Cities

About one in three people on the planet currently lack access to safe drinking water, according to the World Health Organization. You might recall that Cape Town nearly ran out of freshwater last year, and cities from Tokyo to London could also face water shortages in the next few decades. You’re probably thinking that the […]

10 Herd Management Solutions for Livestock

The best thing about having a large audience of readers, and the worst thing about having a large audience of readers, is that when you make mistakes, people call you out on it. Well, at least you hope they will. The worst thing that could happen is if people thought “let’s just not say anything […]

How to Make Beer Taste Better with Smart Brew Tech

We write about emerging technologies at Nanalyze because we fundamentally believe that advancements in areas like artificial intelligence and robotics will make life better in tangible ways – and investors need to understand the companies behind the curtain. These technologies can obviously be abused to oppress people (or create a great society, depends on who you […]

Reinventing Medical Research Studies With Qolty

The first time you fly into Los Angeles on a clear-ish day, and look across the great concrete expanse of the city, you see a landscape that’s so barren it would seem that the only thing growing there is the crime rate. That’s not entirely true though, because as the property values in Silicon Valley […]

Battery-Free Bluetooth Tracking Tags From Wiliot

The difficulty with trying to stay on top of emerging technologies is that they change so quickly. While sometimes it’s just an old technology packaged with a new name, in many cases there are concepts – often with more than one name – that are truly new and exciting. That’s what we thought about this whole […]

What is a Digital Twin and Why Should You Care?

Like ourselves, many tech executives out there are desperately trying to stay on top of their tech game as all those undergrad technology classes are now becoming obsolete. As most CTOs have figured out by now, it’s merely important that you appear to be on top of your game, not that you actually are. People are […]

11 Indoor Farming Companies Taking Agriculture Indoors

In our last article on precision agriculture, we talked about how global poverty is plummeting and there are fewer starving Africans that we need to feel guilty about every time we chuck out the leftover quiche because it gets too rubbery when zapped in the microwave. Now that we’ve sorted out all those poor people […]