Advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing
Mass production presents a variety of challenges for society in the 21st century, both in terms of the relationship with the well-being of the environment and with the sustainability of the supply chain in relation to the demands of consumers: the world's population is growing every day and, with it, their needs for products and services.
The rise of the synthetic meat industry
Global sales of plant-based meat increased 24% in 2020 reaching $4.2 billion. One factor that could influence such an upturn is that 25% of Americans between 25 and 34 years old claim to be vegetarians or vegans.
Benefits of shared mobility for the environment
Shared mobility offers multiple benefits for both the environment and day-to-day urban life, and is emerging as an investment trend for the future.
Advantages of technology as a way to facilitate tourism
Applying technological advances to developing industries has achieved a boost in them. The use of mobile phones, the internet of things, voice assistants and augmented reality are just some of the new technologies that have been adapted to this industry. What are the benefits it brings to the industry?
Did you know that your pet can make you a lot of money?
One key to the pet care industry is that it remains stable even in times of crisis; that is, if a pet gets sick, it will be taken care of in the best possible way, regardless of the economic situation.
Understanding the socially responsible investing
It's no secret that socially responsible investing now occupies centre stage amongst investors and asset managers. How can we implement socially responsible investing processes?
Discover the 10 keys to good health
According to medical experts, the key to good health lies in a balanced life, with appropriate eating habits, sufficient rest, and regular exercise to counteract the sedentary lifestyle so prevalent in modern societies.
Main types of energy storage
Our world is in a transition from fossil fuels to renewable and clean energies, so an improvement in electrical energy storage is of vital importance to support these technologies.
Advantages and disadvantages of cloud storage
In 2020, the cloud storage market grew by $30 billion and, with a solid 10% annual increase, it is one of the main current investment trends. We tell you about its advantages and disadvantages in this article.
World Environment Day
5th June is World Environment Day. A day on which the United Nations reminds us of the need to protect the environment. This year the slogan is “Beat plastic pollution” along with “Remember, if you can’t reuse it, refuse it”. At BBVA Switzerland, we have put this slogan into practice and introduced new office habits.
The 3D printing industry, a growing sector
Although it still sounds novel today, the truth is that the 3D printing industry has been developing for some time and is apparently reaching a certain boom period in the wake of the pandemic.
The energy storage revolution
Lithium batteries are predicted to be the future of storage since this element has a high electrochemical potential and can accumulate large amounts of energy.
Increase of spectators in eSports tournaments around the world
The video game industry continues to rise and hand in hand, the popularity of eSports follows the same path.
Clean energy industry grows
Expected investments for 2030 are around one trillion dollars; however, lower installation costs indicate that future investments could be higher than expected.
Advantages and disadvantages of Fintech companies
Financial technology companies or Fintech, for its acronym in English, are entities dedicated to providing the full range of financial services usually offered by traditional banking, only with the differentiator that technology is used to make these services more efficient and accessible products.
Meet the Ether cryptocurrency, what differences and similarities does it have with Bitcoin?
Among the wide mosaic of cryptocurrencies existing today, Ether (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC) are the undisputed leaders of the crypto world for several reasons that have made them the leading players in this new market and the favorites of investors. Let's learn a little more about these cryptocurrencies.
Growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) industry
The global IoT market will reach a revenue value of up to $1.1 trillion by 2024, which mentions that much of the growth will come from wearables.
Ethereum and smart contracts. What do they bring?
Vitalik Buterin designed the Ethereum platform based on blockchain technology, which means that it is also an open source and decentralized ledger just like Bitcoin, but with the intention of going beyond what the original cryptocurrency has established.
Gray biotechnology: a smart investment in our environment
Learn what it is and how to invest in gray biotechnology, an innovative and lucrative way to conserve the environment.
The potential of the autonomous vehicle industry
Throughout its history, the automotive industry has proven to be one of the most dynamic, adapting to the needs of each era. Looking to the future, this industry is not lagging and maintains its bet on what seems to be the next step, that is, the development of autonomous vehicles.
The importance of the 5G network
All the great technological changes in history did not remain stagnant or reserved in their respective areas of knowledge, but transcended and disrupted all aspects of life, profoundly transforming everyday social life.
Advantages and disadvantages of Big Data
Big Data refers to the accumulation of an enormous amount of data for study. This sounds simple but the large volume of data that is generated minute by minute is what has made Big Data more than just a set of statistical techniques and digital tools for its study.
The potential of the Robotics industry
It would be wrong to say that robotics is a new sector in its exploration, so much so that since the late 70's, robots have been incorporated, firstly, in the automotive industry, and since then to date, the applications of robotics and the sectors where it is used have multiplied.
Switzerland, the pioneer in the application of Blockchain technology
Switzerland has been characterized by having issues such as education and technological innovation at the top of its agenda. Given the undeniable progress and expansion of Blockchain technology and its multiple applications, mainly cryptocurrencies, the Swiss government has chosen to give the green light to its adoption.
Mora advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing
Computer-aided printing, or simply 3D printing, has represented a solution for the field of design in all its branches. Thanks to this technology, the old techniques, practically handmade, have been replaced to produce prototypes of designs and scale models, even finished products for sale.
Clean Energy: Advantages and Disadvantages of Hydrogen Cars
Find out where the hydrogen car market stands and why it is shaping up to be an excellent long-term investment.
The importance of forestry to curb climate change
The objective of silvicultural practices is to ensure the sustainability of goods and services, increasing the resilience and resistance of forests, that is, their capacity to recover and adapt to climate change.
The importance of technology in education
In general terms it is simple, it refers to all technologies, software, hardware, applications, and platforms, designed to improve the experience in the teaching-learning process in educational institutions.
Advantages and disadvantages of Smart Cities
Smart cities are a sign of development and entrepreneurship, and at the same time, they represent an important advance for the world and for the countries that host them.