Woodstock Wire: Industry News

November 24, 2017

Great Corporate Strategies Thrive on the Right Amount of Tension

Think -- HBR.org - After expending considerable effort on formulating a strategy, most executives would like to see their...

November 24, 2017 10:02 PM

Microsoft, Heungkong Group and China Nansha Free Trade Zone launch the Microsoft Cloud Incubation Program

PR Newswire: Electronic Components -- The "New Era of AI Leads the Future of the Cloud" themed Artificial Intelligence Summit was held in Nansha District, Guangzhou, China on November...

November 24, 2017 06:58 AM

November 22, 2017

Uber Concealed Cyberattack That Exposed 57 Million People's Data

Infosec -- Office of Inadequate Security - Eric Newcomer reports: Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies...

November 22, 2017 06:57 PM

AI Will Change Organizations From Within

Think -- Forrester Blogs - Over the past year I've spoken formally and informally with hundreds of companies about their AI initiatives. The biggest AH-HA...

November 22, 2017 06:31 PM

November 21, 2017

Weekly Global Update for November 22, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Productronica/SEMICON Europa Thoughts; Contract DRAM Prices Increased 5% in 3Q'17; Server DRAM Contract Prices to Rise 6-10%...

November 21, 2017 06:12 AM

November 20, 2017

Women in Tech: 25 Profiles in Persistence

EETimes -- EE Times profiled 25 women in tech. Our goal is to trigger discussions in the workplace, and around the dinner table about women in engineering...

November 20, 2017 07:17 PM

China and North America TV Shipments Fall Sharply in Q3 2017, IHS Markit Says

Business Wire: Engineering News -- China and North America TV Shipments Fall Sharply in Q3 2017, IHS Markit Says

November 20, 2017 06:57 PM

November 19, 2017

Predictions 2018: IoT Will Move From Experimentation To Business Scale

Forrester - Infrastructure - Ops -- The term IoT can be confusing, and depending on who you talk to they might choose to focus on one element like connectivity or another. At Forrester...

November 19, 2017 08:27 AM

Some states reluctant to join DOJ against AT&T-TW

CNN - Top Stories -- AT&T is bracing for an antitrust lawsuit from the Justice Department that would at the very least delay its pending acquisition of Time Warner....

November 19, 2017 07:29 AM

Automotive Electronics to see strongest growth through 2021, says IC Insights

DigiTimes -- Automotive electronic system sales are forecast to rise by a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4% from 2016 through 2021, which is the...

November 19, 2017 07:26 AM

Emerson Proposes to Acquire Rockwell Automation for $225 Per Share in Cash and Stock Transaction Valued at $29 Billion

Business Wire: Engineering News -- Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, David N. Farr, has sent a letter to Rockwell Automation (NYSE:...

November 19, 2017 06:25 AM

November 17, 2017

Digital Marketing Channels Industrial Companies Can Use To Drive More Qualified Leads

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The internet has become an integral part of doing business for even the most technologically sluggish companies....

November 17, 2017 05:39 PM

November 16, 2017

Weekly Global Update for November 15, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Custer Presentations at Productronica; China/Taiwan Update; S. Korea 3Q'17 PCB Production up thanks to Apple; European Semiconductor...

November 16, 2017 09:16 AM

November 14, 2017

November 13, 2017

How China plans to beat the U.S. at technology

CNN - Technology -- China is investing heavily in sectors like artificial intelligence and electric cars. U.S. companies and experts are worried.

November 13, 2017 04:00 AM

The Industrial Internet of Things is here, but widespread adoption remains elusive

IHS - Electronic Components -- For many people, the term "Internet of Things" (IoT) is, by now, a familiar turn of phrase-a catchy expression that refers to the vast universe...

November 13, 2017 12:05 AM

November 12, 2017

5 Hallmarks of Good Giving for Business Benefit

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Organizations are realizing that corporate social responsibility efforts can yield hard and soft benefits for the organization.

November 12, 2017 06:44 AM

November 09, 2017

Weekly Global Update for November 8, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - 3Q'17 World Electronic Supply Chain Growth Update; October PMI Leading Indicators; Worldwide Semiconductors Sales up 22.2% in...

November 09, 2017 05:29 PM

November 05, 2017

Gartner Identifies Top 10 Digital Disruptors in Asia/Pacific

Gartner -- The top digital companies in the Asia/Pacific region represent both a threat and an opportunity to global enterprises, and CIOs ignore them at...

November 05, 2017 03:45 AM

Microsoft and Princeton University sue Trump administration to keep 'Dreamers' program alive

GeekWire -- Microsoft and Princeton University are suing the Trump administration in an attempt to preserve the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals (DACA)...

November 05, 2017 12:13 AM

November 03, 2017

Opto, sensor and discrete ICs to reach record US$75 billion in 2017, says IC Insights

DigiTimes -- More than a dozen product categories in optoelectronics, sensors/actuators, and discretes semiconductors (O-S-D) are on track to set record-high...

November 03, 2017 06:51 PM

Supplies of mature IC parts to remain tight in 2018, say sources

DigiTimes -- The supply of some IC parts and components, including wafers, passive components, and DRAM, MOSFET and NOR flash chips, will remain tight in...

November 03, 2017 06:50 PM

November 02, 2017

End-of-Year Volatility Masks Industry Growth

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Lingering effects of the hurricane season present headwinds to short-term manufacturing growth, but long-term outlook still calls...

November 02, 2017 10:48 PM

Weekly Global Update for November 1, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - 3Q'17 Global Electronic Supply Chain Growth; Third Quarter EMS & ODM Growth; September "Flash" PMI Leading Indicators; September...

November 02, 2017 02:56 AM

October 30, 2017

Brexit: Potential Impact on the Electronics Industry

IPC Blog -- Brexit will have a big impact on the electronics industry. The so called "phase one" of the negotiations between the European Union (EU) and...

October 30, 2017 04:53 PM

Delphi Acquires Self-Driving Startup NuTonomy for $450m

U.S. News -- Auto supplier Delphi acquires self-driving software startup nuTonomy for $450m.

October 30, 2017 12:39 AM

October 26, 2017

AI and Internet of Things will drive digital transformation through 2020

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Research study reveals IoT, AI and synchronous ledger tech (blockchain) priorities.

October 26, 2017 03:39 PM

Weekly Global Update for October 25, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Japan Update; N American SEMI Equipment Industry September 2017 Billings; IC Market Growth Rate Forecast Increased to 22% for...

October 26, 2017 12:18 AM

October 24, 2017

Amazon will invest $1.5M in Germany's Cyber Valley AI research hub

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Online retail giant Amazon.com Inc. announced today that it will invest nearly $1.5 million in Cyber Valley, a collaborative artificial...

October 24, 2017 03:25 PM

October 23, 2017

The internet of things: Why it matters

CNBC-Top Business -- CNBC takes a look at the internet of things and its potential in the years ahead.

October 23, 2017 04:05 PM

October 19, 2017

Just Like Being There: SMTAi 2017 & Women in Technology

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - We sat down with some industry experts to explore some of the positive developments for women in technology and talked about what...

October 19, 2017 05:27 PM

5 Ways Blockchain Revolution Supports Supply Chain Evolution

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Many of global supply chain challenges can be solved with blockchain, which provides the foundation for a radically new approach...

October 19, 2017 05:24 PM

October 18, 2017

Alibaba to invest $15b in tech, set up research labs around the world

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Alibaba to invest $15b in tech, set up research labs around the world

DAMO's research centers will tackle a number of different...

October 18, 2017 03:56 PM

GM Advances Self-Driving Vehicle Deployment With Acquisition of LIDAR Developer

Justmeans -- General Motors Co (NYSE: GM) announced it acquired LIDAR technology company Strobe, Inc. As part of the deal, Strobe's engineering talent joins GM's Cruise Automation team to define and develop next-generation LIDAR solutions for self-driving ...

October 18, 2017 03:41 PM

Weekly Global Update for October 16, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Strong 3Q'17 Global Electronic Equipment Growth; China/Taiwan Update; Europe Update; Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue to increase...

October 18, 2017 03:29 PM

October 15, 2017

These Are The Companies Doing The Most To Hire And Retain Women In Tech

FastCompany -- Companies across industries are adding more women to their technical workforces, according to a recent report from the Anita Borg Institute....

October 15, 2017 05:46 AM

October 14, 2017

IEEE Women in Engineering to Host 5th Annual International Leadership Conference

Business Wire: Engineering News -- 2018 IEEE WIE ILC shares details about their 5th annual event on 21-22 May designed to inspire, engage and advance...

October 14, 2017 09:43 PM

October 12, 2017

How to Build a City

EE Times -- An hour and half southeast of Taoyuan Airport nests a seaside town named Yilan. Its colorful yards, tiled streets and old bamboo houses have long attracted many a busy Taipei entrepreneur or working professional seeking a quiet and slower-paced weekend with the family.

October 12, 2017 05:20 PM

Denver South Sees Smart City Potential with Newly Formed Alliance

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - The Colorado Smart Cities Alliance aims to bolster technology industries and partnerships in the Denver metro region.

October 12, 2017 04:51 PM

Weekly Global Update for October 11, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - September PMI Leading Indicators - Growth in All Major Regions; Monthly Semiconductor Sales Reach $35 Billion Globally for First...

October 12, 2017 02:54 AM

October 11, 2017

Large-scale IoT use doubles, generates revenue for companies

Enterprise -- Network World News - Over a half of worldwide Internet of Things (IoT) adopters say they're making money out of the technology, according to...

October 11, 2017 05:40 PM

TTI Family of Companies Join Together to Fight Breast Cancer

TTI -- TTI Releases - Showing support for breast cancer awareness, the TTI, Inc. Family of Companies - Mouser,...

October 11, 2017 03:26 PM

October 09, 2017

Aftermarket for Electronic Components to Reach $11.8 Billion in 2021

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- Through 2021, aftermarket sales of electronic components in the US are forecast to rise 4.8% per annum to US$11.8 billion. While this growth...

October 09, 2017 04:37 PM

October 08, 2017

Here are the top 10 technology trends of 2018

Enterprise -- CRN - Gartner bets big on AI.

October 08, 2017 11:16 PM

Where Does IBM Research Get Ideas? Open Mikes and Interns

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - At IBM's Almaden, Calif., research center, a project can kick off like a TV game show-or start with an intern's curiosity

October 08, 2017 09:55 PM

October 04, 2017

Weekly Global Update for October 4, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - N American PCB Order Growth Boosts Book/Bill Ratio; August U.S. Electronic Equipment Shipments & Orders at 64-month High; Worldwide...

October 04, 2017 08:52 PM

October 03, 2017

Blockchain Lingo

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - The terms you need to know to understand the blockchain revolution

October 03, 2017 03:41 PM

October 02, 2017

Wall Street Firms to Move Trillions to Blockchains in 2018

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - The finance industry is eagerly adopting the blockchain, a technology that early fans hoped would obliterate the finance industry


October 02, 2017 03:36 AM

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October 02, 2017 03:35 AM

September 29, 2017

Sixty Percent of Manufacturers Are Testing Industrial Internet of Things Programs, but Only 1 in 20 Have Clear Business Case, Emerson Survey Reveals

Business Wire: Engineering News -- Manufacturers are convinced the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) will help them improve operations and profitability by 10 percent or more,...

September 29, 2017 05:55 PM