Woodstock Wire: Industry News

January 18, 2020

Industry Responds Favorably to New Trade Deals

Distribution -- EPS News - U.S. government approval of two trade deals this week has drawn favorable response from the electronics industry. Trade organizations...

January 18, 2020 11:15 PM

"German Angst"

Distribution -- Disti Blog - Nearly three out of four Germans say that they are better off than ever before - and yet most Germans are worried about the future....

January 18, 2020 09:19 PM

January 17, 2020

Technology and Trade: What to Watch for in 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - 3D printed components could soon see commercialization, but there are some hindrances to overcome first. The U.S. and China just...

January 17, 2020 05:48 AM

US, China Sign Partial Trade Agreement

Media -- PYMNTS.com - The signing of a partial trade agreement between the U.S. and China means goods and services will flow again, but uncertainties...

January 17, 2020 01:30 AM

Weekly Global Update for January 15, 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update includes the expected downturn of last winter season, with expected economic growth in 2020, December...

January 17, 2020 12:38 AM

January 15, 2020

US Patents Hit All-Time High In 2019

Media -- PYMNTS.com - More patents were filed in the U.S. in 2019 than ever before - 333,530 were granted, 15 percent more than in 2018, the global patent...

January 15, 2020 05:57 PM

The 5G Revolution: It's all About the Infrastructure

Distribution -- EPS News - The biggest 5G opportunity for the electronics supply chain -- infrastructure -- is also its biggest inhibitor, according to one...

January 15, 2020 05:37 PM

January 14, 2020

Taiwan IT components exports to remain robust in 2020 thanks to 5G and AI

Media -- DIGITIMES - Although World Trade Organization (WTO) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) both expect the US, Japan and Europe to suffer from...

January 14, 2020 06:17 PM

January 13, 2020

IBM names new Asia Pacific chief

Enterprise -- CRN - Brenda Harvey replaces Harriet Green.

January 13, 2020 06:21 AM

January 10, 2020

Survey: CFOs Warn Of Slowing Economy In 2020

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Deloitte did a survey of chief financial officers (CFOs) at major U.S. companies, and CFOs say the economy is headed toward a slowdown...

January 10, 2020 06:20 PM

January 09, 2020

Datateam Business Media announces successful acquisition of What's New in Electronics Live

Media -- Components in Electronics - What's New in Electronics Live, the dedicated electronics and manufacturing event, has been successfully acquired...

January 09, 2020 06:41 PM

13 Taiwan startups win CES 2020 Innovation Awards

Media -- DIGITIMES - Of the 82 startups showcased at the Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA), 13 have won CES 2020 Innovation Awards, according to the Ministry of...

January 09, 2020 06:30 PM

Taiwan December exports up

Media -- DIGITIMES - Taiwan recorded total exports US$29.50 billion for December 2019, the second highest-ever monthly level with increases of 3.2% sequentially...

January 09, 2020 06:30 PM

IoT device market to reach $5.1 billion by 2025: report

Media -- FierceElectronics - The global IoT device management market is anticipated to reach $5.1 billion by 2025, growing at a compound annual growth...

January 09, 2020 02:32 AM

Revolutionizing Automotive Development For The Digital Future

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - For years, the automotive industry has warned of the impending challenges posed by electrification, autonomous technologies,...

January 09, 2020 02:20 AM

January 07, 2020

Electronic Component Show Seminar Announcement

Media -- eBOM - Electronic Component Show Seminar Announcement - The Electronic Component Show will be offering a dual seminar programme to all its visitors....

January 07, 2020 07:26 PM

January 06, 2020

Electronics Industry in 2020 - What to Expect!

Media -- eBOM - Electronics Industry in 2020 - What to Expect!

So, it's now 2020 and the festive season is over - many of us will have started new years...

January 06, 2020 05:48 PM

Cyberwar with Iran: How vulnerable is America?

Media -- USATODAY - Tech Top Stories - Iranian hackers could instantaneously shut down an entire power grid, experts say, or go after your bank. Is America...

January 06, 2020 12:51 AM

Iran may launch "destructive" cyberattacks against the US, experts warn

Think -- MIT Technology Review - Experts warn of "disruptive and destructive" cyberattacks after President Trump targeted Iran's military leader in a...

January 06, 2020 12:48 AM

January 05, 2020

U.S. Manufacturing Index Falls to 10-Year Low

Distribution -- EPS News - The U.S. manufacturing index in December fell to its lowest point in a decade as new orders, production and employment again declined....

January 05, 2020 11:18 PM

January 02, 2020

What California's new privacy law really means for you

Media -- Fast Company - As of January 1, Americans are finally protected by a comprehensive online privacy law-at least, the nearly 40 million Americans...

January 02, 2020 06:09 PM

The California Consumer Privacy Act officially takes effect today

Tech -- TechCrunch - California's much-debated privacy law officially takes effect today, a year and a half after it was passed and signed - but it'll...

January 02, 2020 01:57 AM

January 01, 2020

The top 10 innovations of the 2010s

Media -- Electronics360 - The 2010s saw the rise of self-driving cars, voice assistants, 3D printing, AI, VR, 4G and more. As the world enters 2020 and...

January 01, 2020 06:02 AM

December 30, 2019

Weekly Global Update for December 25, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update includes reporting on December's Flash PMI results from IHS Markit, Japan's JEITA compare Q319 compared...

December 30, 2019 11:26 PM

December 25, 2019

Supply Chain 2019: The Year of Disruption

Distribution -- EPS News - The electronics supply chain, in one year, saw a level of disruption that once took decades to achieve. The 1990s were known for frenetic...

December 25, 2019 10:04 PM

December 23, 2019

Global Sales of IoT Sensors Set for 24 Per Cent CAGR: Report

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - The sales of IoT Sensors are anticipated to be higher in the countries of East Asia The connected car application segment...

December 23, 2019 03:50 AM

December 20, 2019

How Does California's Consumer Privacy Law Affect US Businesses?

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Starting Jan.1, the California Consumer Privacy Act will give people control over the personal information companies collect, store...

December 20, 2019 10:18 PM

December 19, 2019

Marketplaces drive B2B tech selling in a B2C direction

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Types of B2B marketplaces

Bonde highlights three categories of online tech marketplaces:

* Those focused on software, computer systems and infrastructure, sites operated by such companies as China's Alibaba Group, the Amazon Web Services unit of Amazon.com Inc., Salesforce Inc. and The Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company.

* Broader tech marketplaces such as those run by Amazon Business, Newegg Inc. and electronics distributors Arrow Electronics Inc. and CDW Corp.

* Industry- or role-specific marketplaces such as ePlane and GoDirect Trade in aerospace and Fisher Scientific and LabX in the sciences and pharmaceuticals.

Amazon is No. 1 in the Internet Retailer 2019 Top 1000 ranking of North America's top online retailers, CDW No. 21 and Newegg No. 30.

December 19, 2019 07:56 PM

December 18, 2019

Is it Time for the U.S. Government to Drag Tech Jobs out of Silicon Valley and Into the Heartland?

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - Silicon Valley continues to be the elephant in the tech room. In every study I've seen, it dominates the share of tech jobs....

December 18, 2019 05:49 PM

2020 recession has 1 in 5 chance of happening: report

Media -- FierceElectronics - Market research firm IHS said in its Top-10 Economic Predictions the likelihood of a recession in 2020 is 1 in 5, with the...

December 18, 2019 05:40 PM

December 16, 2019

"We expect our business in India to grow at a steady rate of 20 per cent per year over the next five years"

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - Microcontrollers are some of the most widely used components in electronics systems, in the automobile and consumer electronics...

December 16, 2019 11:46 PM

Tariffs Eased on Some Electronic Products

Distribution -- EPS News - The electronics industry is enjoying a short-term reprieve from new U.S. tariffs as the Trump administration delayed the imposition...

December 16, 2019 11:31 PM

December 11, 2019

Weekly Global Update for December 11, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update includes reporting on Q3's growth and decline and predictions for Q4. The smartphone market is slowing...

December 11, 2019 09:11 PM

December 10, 2019

Apple To Speak At CES Conference For First Time In Decades

Slashdot -- For the first time in nearly three decades, Apple is officially returning to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next year. The company...

December 10, 2019 08:22 PM

The pulse of the electronics industry

Media -- Evertiq - Growth is slowing worldwide and the industry's outlook is less optimistic than in previous quarters, although it is still generally...

December 10, 2019 07:00 PM

Five Trends That Will Transform the Electronics Industry in the Next Decade!

Media -- eBOM - So, were coming to the end of the 2019 decade, and what and what an era it's been! This decade we've uncovered so many revelations within...

December 10, 2019 06:12 PM

December 09, 2019

Is this the year of the sensor?

Media -- eeNews Europe - With the Internet of Things market evolving, 2019 has truly become the year of the sensor. Without sensors, computers...

December 09, 2019 05:07 PM

ecsn cagy on UK/Ireland 2020 Components Market

Distribution -- Disti Blog - Trying to forecast the electronic components market right now is a tough call, so the Electronic Component Supply Network (ecsn)...

December 09, 2019 04:48 PM

December 08, 2019

Gartner Identifies Five Emerging Technology Trends With Transformational Impact

Think -- Gartner - The 29 must-watch technologies on the Gartner Inc. "Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2019" revealed five distinct emerging technology...

December 08, 2019 03:38 AM

December 07, 2019

The Top 10 Ecommerce Trends for 2020

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Mark Lowndes, senior director analyst, commerce technologies and experience at Gartner, delivered one of the many presentations...

December 07, 2019 10:19 PM

December 06, 2019

AI and the future of work: The prospects for tomorrow's jobs

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - AI experts gathered at MIT last week, with the aim of predicting the role artificial intelligence will play in the future of...

December 06, 2019 10:31 PM

How Enterprise Adoption of Artificial Intelligence Must Shift in 2020

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Artificial intelligence has already been integrated into our daily lives in more ways than imaginable. Businesses are also starting...

December 06, 2019 03:14 AM

December 05, 2019

Weekly Global Update for December 4, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - A report on what caused the decline in European semiconductor distribution throughout Q319, where November Flash PMI indicators...

December 05, 2019 04:50 PM

December 04, 2019

Impact of disruption within distribution to create opportunities

Distribution -- Disti Blog - Last month Texas Instruments (TI) announced changes to its authorised distributor network, with a new strategy aimed at establishing...

December 04, 2019 05:10 PM

December 02, 2019

A lesson in tech leadership from Barack Obama

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - The former president sat down with Marc Benioff to discuss how ensuring business success is a lot more than just adopting some 'outstanding...

December 02, 2019 05:59 AM

Kyocera to Acquire Outstanding AVX Shares

Distribution -- EPS News - Kyocera Corporation ("Kyocera") announced today that it has made a proposal to a special committee of the board of directors of AVX...

December 02, 2019 03:33 AM

Weekly Global Update for November 27, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Guest contributor Hans J. Friedrichkeit of PCB Network delves into LIDAR technology and its impact on multiple segments of the...

December 02, 2019 03:29 AM

German Disti Sales Tumble In Summer Quarter

Distribution -- Disti Blog - In line with the general components market and a troubled German economy, sales in the German component distribution business declined...

December 02, 2019 03:23 AM

4 Big Reasons Retailers are Racing to Embrace IoT

ReadWriteWeb -- According to Microsoft's recent IoT Signals Report, the adoption of internet of things (IoT) solutions is continuing to escalate, with a projected...

December 02, 2019 02:48 AM