Woodstock Wire: Industry News

April 22, 2019

60 Million records of LinkedIn users exposed online

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Researcher discovered eight unsecured databases exposed online that contained approximately 60 million records of LinkedIn...

April 22, 2019 01:12 AM

April 21, 2019

How's Business? OEM

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Bishop & Associates tracks sales and profits of 13 market sectors and more than 120 companies. The objectives are to determine...

April 21, 2019 10:32 PM

April 18, 2019

Weekly Global Update for April 17, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Recovering from Winter Downturn; China/Taiwan Update; Europe Update; U.S. "Factory Orders"; IMF cut Global Growth Outlook; 2018...

April 18, 2019 02:52 PM

April 16, 2019

IBM's Harriet Green to Keynote at ConnecTechAsia Summit on the New Era of Technological Convergence

PR Newswire -- ConnecTechAsia2019, Asia's Mega Infocomm Media and Technology Event, will be returning...

April 16, 2019 05:15 PM

Tariffs: Will the Electronics Industry get What it Needs?

Distribution -- EPS News - Editor's Note: This is the second of two articles examining the impact of tariffs -- positive and negative--on the electronics industry.


April 16, 2019 02:46 PM

April 15, 2019

Foxconn chairman Gou aims to step down to pave way for younger talent

Media -- Reuters - Business - The chairman of Taiwan's Foxconn, an assembler of Apple Inc's iPhones, said on Monday he plans to step down in the coming...

April 15, 2019 04:11 PM

"Apart From Distributors, We Also Want To Connect With EMS Companies To Work With"

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - To keep up with India's growing demand for electronics, global players are adopting a simple formula - expand their distribution...

April 15, 2019 12:02 AM

April 14, 2019

April 11, 2019

Weekly Global Update for April 10, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - March PMI Purchasing Managers Indices; U.S. February Electronics Related Shipments, Orders & Inventories; World Semiconductors...

April 11, 2019 03:00 PM

April 10, 2019

Q2 Component Demand Improves but Instability Reigns

Distribution -- EPS News - The fortunes of the electronics supply chain can change on a dime. Following two years of severe component shortages, demand is weakening,...

April 10, 2019 05:32 PM

April 09, 2019

Chatbots: No Longer Just a Buyer Buzzword

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Chatbots are a must-have lead generation and customer service tool for supply chain businesses in 2019.

April 09, 2019 06:11 PM

April 08, 2019

Device shipments set for flat growth in 2019

CRN-UK -- PC and mobile phone shipments to see decline this year, according to Gartner

April 08, 2019 05:07 PM

April 04, 2019

Is Design The New Gold Mine For Distributors?

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - The service that electronic component distributors have provided over the years has changed very significantly. Nowadays,...

April 04, 2019 07:35 PM

10 Principles of Modern Marketing

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - The marketing field has changed dramatically in recent years in direct response to the way technology has affected...

April 04, 2019 06:41 PM

Weekly Global Update for April 3, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Japan Update; N. American PCB Shipments up 13.9% in February 2019, Bookings increased 10.7%; Global PCB Shipments Slowing and...

April 04, 2019 03:56 PM

April 02, 2019

ISM: March PMI Shows Strong Demand, Not so Strong Input

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in March, and the overall economy grew for the 119th consecutive...

April 02, 2019 03:52 PM

U.S. Manufacturing Regains Lost Ground in March

Distribution -- EPS News - A gauge of U.S. factory activity topped estimates in March, rebounding from a two-year low on strength in employment, new orders and...

April 02, 2019 03:52 PM

March 31, 2019

10 Breakthrough Technologies with Bill Gates

Think -- MIT Technology Review - How the creator of the world's biggest private foundation thinks about tackling some of the world's biggest challenges.

March 31, 2019 09:34 AM

U.S. Consumer Spending Edges Up Weak 0.1 Percent in January

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The weak gain in consumer spending followed a 0.6 percent plunge in December that marked the biggest one-month...

March 31, 2019 02:05 AM

March 30, 2019

U.S. Economic Growth Revised Down to 2.2 Percent Rate in Q4

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The increase in the gross domestic product was revised down from an initial estimate of 2.6 percent growth in the...

March 30, 2019 02:19 AM

March 28, 2019

Weekly Global Update for March 27, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - March Flash PMI Leading Indicators Weaken; U.S. Shipments, Orders and Inventories; Worldwide Server Revenue Grew 17.8% in 4Q'18,...

March 28, 2019 03:11 AM

EU Expects Electronics Employment Squeeze

Distribution -- EPS News - Even as the electronics industry roared through 2017 and 2018, manufacturers bemoaned a lack of skilled labor. It's been a recurrent...

March 28, 2019 03:06 AM

March 27, 2019

Three Pioneers in Artificial Intelligence Win Turing Award

Tech -- NY Times Technology - For their work on neural networks, Geoffrey Hinton, Yann LeCun and Yoshua Bengio will share $1 million for what many consider...

March 27, 2019 06:51 PM

March 24, 2019

GM investing $300 million to build a new electric Chevy in the U.S.

Tech -- TechCrunch - GM announced Friday it will invest $300 million into a Michigan factory to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle, reversing...

March 24, 2019 04:28 AM

March 22, 2019

A Crowd of Computer Scientists Lined Up for Bill Gates-But it Was Gavin Newsom That Got Them Buzzing

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - California Governor Gavin Newsom wows a crowd of distinguished computer scientists, educators, and other Silicon Valley luminaries...

March 22, 2019 05:14 PM

March 21, 2019

European tech giants buying digital startups, China buying European tech giants

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - Traditional industrial technology giants are transforming their businesses by buying, funding or partnering with connected...

March 21, 2019 04:31 PM

WeWork footprint hits 1.7M square feet in Seattle as co-working giant continues torrid growth in 2019

Tech -- GeekWire - The largest office space occupiers in the Seattle area include Amazon, Microsoft, Boeing, and now, WeWork.

The co-working...

March 21, 2019 03:55 PM

Weekly Global Update for March 20, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Business Conditions: Growth of Global Electronic Supply Chain; U.S Update - January "Durable Goods" Report; Europe Update; World...

March 21, 2019 02:41 PM

March 19, 2019

It's Showtime, So Here Come the New Products

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - The exhibition and conference game is heating up and not just with the promise of spring and warmer weather. For EEs the density...

March 19, 2019 03:06 PM

March 18, 2019

How Globalization and Robotics Speed Up Job Losses

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - The twin trends of globalization and robotics could lead to an unprecedented disruption that would displace workers at the...

March 18, 2019 01:59 AM

March 17, 2019

4 women innovators who are using tech to help others live better lives

Tech -- Digital Trends - Meet four women leaders who are not only at the forefront of technology today, but also using tech - from robotics and medicine...

March 17, 2019 05:41 AM

As Apollo 11 moon landing anniversary nears, space fans get ready to celebrate

Tech -- GeekWire - Lisa Young, conservator at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum, adjusts the gloves that Apollo astronaut Buzz...

March 17, 2019 05:30 AM

Pi Day wasn't pleasant for a lot of tech execs

Tech -- TechCrunch - Pi Day is apparently New Job day for tech execs and VCs these days.

Leaving: Lee Fixel

It's not every day that one of the top VC...

March 17, 2019 05:11 AM

March 14, 2019

Leading with change: 6 local leaders weigh in on the tech that's transforming their industries

builtincolorado.com -- We caught up with six local leaders to learn more about the products their teams are building and how they're leveraging tech to drive their industries - and technology as a whole - forward.

March 14, 2019 04:54 PM

Electronic Component Demand Weakens in Q1

Distribution -- EPS News - Demand for semiconductors and passive components showed signs of weakening in February-a trend that is expected to last through the...

March 14, 2019 04:13 PM

Weekly Global Update for March 13, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Electronic Industry Monthly Growth Rates; Taiwan/China Update; Global Semiconductor Sales Down 5.7% Year-to-Year in January;...

March 14, 2019 03:57 PM

March 10, 2019

It will be good to see more women 'technology gurus'

Media -- Electronics Maker - On International's woman day, Ms. Piyali Goswami, Software Applications engineer, ADAS at TI India spoke to Vaishali Umredkar...

March 10, 2019 07:39 AM

The Most Frustrating Things for B2B Buyers

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - As followers of this blog know, we believe that B2B Buying is really, really hard. In theory, it shouldn't be. There...

March 10, 2019 04:53 AM

March 09, 2019

Meet the Lockheed Martin Women of the F-35

Justmeans -- They are engineers, mathematicians, problem-solvers & big thinkers. Meet some of the incredible women designing...

March 09, 2019 09:34 PM

U.S. Wages Rise By Most in Decade Even as Hiring Tumbles

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Employers added just 20,000 jobs, down from a blockbuster 311,000 in January.

March 09, 2019 09:21 PM

March 07, 2019

Intel Gets Specific on a National Strategy for AI

Electronics -- Intel - By Naveen Rao and David Hoffman - At Intel, we believe that being a catalyst for change comes with the responsibility of ensuring the world...

March 07, 2019 07:25 PM

Weekly Global Update for March 6, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Fourth Quarter 2018 Growth by Sector Update; February Purchasing Managers Indices; N American PCB Business Down While Book-to-Bill...

March 07, 2019 05:05 PM

March 06, 2019

Women in Technology | Cisco to Broadcast Women of Impact Conference 2019

Justmeans -- @Cisco will broadcast the Women of Impact Conference 2019 live on March 5th! Learn more about Cisco's work...

March 06, 2019 05:29 AM

March 04, 2019

U.S. Factory Activity Cooled in February

Distribution -- EPS News - U.S. manufacturers may be facing a bumpy ride in Q1 as the nation's factory activity cooled in February. New orders, production and...

March 04, 2019 11:14 PM

March 02, 2019

Survey: U.S. Manufacturing Grew at a Slower Pace in February

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - American manufacturers expanded at a slower rate in February, as the pace of new orders, production, and employment...

March 02, 2019 08:49 PM

March 01, 2019

IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization Announces 2019 Board of Directors and Chief Operating Officer

Globe Newswire -- The IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization (ISTO), an International Federation of leading industry groups and consortia dedicated...

March 01, 2019 05:31 PM

U.S. Economic Growth Slows to 2.6 Percent Rate in Q4

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The government shutdown and other factors pushed growth the solwest pace since the beginning of 2018.Contributed...

March 01, 2019 05:26 PM

February 28, 2019

Chicago Fed National Activity Index Points to Slower Economic Growth in January

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Led by declines in production-related indicators, the CFNAI fell to -0.43 in January from +0.05 in December.

February 28, 2019 05:38 PM

Weekly Global Update for February 27, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - PMIs Point to Weaker Manufacturing Growth Ahead; Revised WSTS Forecast: Worldwide Semiconductor Market up 13.7% in 2018; Decline...

February 28, 2019 05:35 PM

February 26, 2019

Trump administration starts cracking down on H-1B visa approvals and work permits for spouses

Tech -- GeekWire - It's harder to get an H-1B visa than it used to be - and the spouses of those who do get approvals could...

February 26, 2019 05:53 PM