The Technology Timeline report allows you to visualize the development of a technology for an individual company or technology field. Use this report to visualize how a technology has evolved over time, identify the most cutting-edge technical solutions in a field, and predict the future R&D direction of your competitors.
To create a Technology timeline based on a query, simply select the "Query" tab, and enter your search string. If you need help with the syntax, or remembering the available search fields, you can click on "Search Helper".
To create a Technology timeline based on a certain company, select the "Company" tab, and enter a company name. You will be presented with suggestions matching your search, click on one of the available suggestions, and then on "Create Playbook".
You can now also create a Technology timeline based on your list in your own or your shared workspace(s). To do this, simple click the "Workspace" tab and selected the folder you would like to have displayed on a timeline. Once you are happy with your selection, simply click "Create Playbook".
It is possible to filter out results from a Company Technology reports using IPCs. The IPC helper is also available.