Woodstock Wire: Industry News

August 19, 2019

How Is Brexit Impacting on the Electronics Industry Globally?

Media -- eBOM - How Is Brexit Impacting on the Electronics Industry Globally?

For those who may not be aware, The United Kingdom held a referendum vote...

August 19, 2019 01:09 AM

August 15, 2019

Another day, another reversal in stock fortunes as recession fears grow

Tech -- TechCrunch - U.S. stock markets plummeted today as recession fears continue to grow.

Yesterday's good news about a reprieve on tariffs for U.S....

August 15, 2019 06:10 PM

Tech companies get a reprieve thanks to a reversal from the President on tariffs

Tech -- TechCrunch - President Donald Trump and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative have issued technology companies some temporary tariff relief.

Citing...

August 15, 2019 05:41 PM

Weekly Global Update for August 14, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Global Electronic Supply Chain Growth; U.S. vs. World Second Quarter Performance; World Semiconductors Sales declined 16.8% y/y...

August 15, 2019 04:16 PM

August 13, 2019

IDC's 7th Annual Global IoT Decision Maker Survey Reveals IoT as a Leading Digital Transformation Initiative, but Organizations Struggle with Skills Gaps and Infrastructure Readiness

Business Wire -- IDC has published its 7th annual survey examining the latest Internet of Things (IoT) opportunities, challenges, and investment...

August 13, 2019 08:14 PM

August 12, 2019

Power, Analog and Logic hold up in market slowdown, says DMASS

Media -- eeNews Europe - The second quarter of 2019 finally showed the long-expected slowdown of the components distribution market in Europe,...

August 12, 2019 07:00 PM

August 11, 2019

Last-Mile Delivery: eCommerce's Future Depends On Innovation In Package Delivery

Think -- Forrester Blogs - 15 billion - that's how many eCommerce orders were delivered last year to customers in the US. Not only are the costs of these...

August 11, 2019 02:38 AM

August 08, 2019

Weekly Global Update for August 7, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - 2Q'19 Global Electronic Supply Chain Growth by Sector; July PMI Leading Indicators,

World Smartphones Shipments declined 2.3%...

August 08, 2019 06:36 PM

August 02, 2019

IndyCar will race 900-horsepower hybrid cars starting in 2022

Tech -- The Verge - IndyCar, the top open-wheel racing series in the United States, just announced...

August 02, 2019 04:27 PM

Weekly Global Update for July 31, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - 2Q19 Global Electronic Supply Chain Growth; Financial Charts That Tell a Story; July "flash" PMI Leading indicators; June U.S....

August 02, 2019 03:42 PM

Flexible Electronics are Transforming Numerous Industries

Distribution -- EPS News - The demand for flexible electronics is rising at a fast pace. Experts predict a momentous growth for the market, especially on account...

August 02, 2019 03:40 PM

August 01, 2019

Small, nimble CSU satellite has surpassed a year in space

Life -- Phys.org - After meeting all its benchmarks for demonstrating small-satellite weather forecasting capabilities during its first 90 days, a Colorado...

August 01, 2019 06:44 PM

Microsoft report reveals state of enterprise IoT adoption

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - Microsoft: "If not addressed, industry challenges may compromise benefits to IoT"

August 01, 2019 03:45 PM

July 29, 2019

8 Women Who Tech winners ready to buck the investment trend

Enterprise -- Silicon Republic - Women Who Tech was set up to shake up a culture and economy that finds women-led start-ups on the backburner. Founded in 2008,...

July 29, 2019 03:50 PM

July 26, 2019

Microsoft joins project on ethical artificial intelligence

Life -- Phys.org - Microsoft on Monday announced a $1 billion investment in an OpenAI ethical artificial intelligence project backed by Tesla's Elon...

July 26, 2019 05:36 PM

July 24, 2019

Weekly Global Update for July 24, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Global Electronic Equipment Growth Resuming?; China/Taiwan Update; Japan Update; Falling IC ASPs to cause Semiconductor Content...

July 24, 2019 02:37 PM

July 22, 2019

Zayo Recognized by 2020 Women on Boards for Board Diversity

Business Wire -- Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has been named a Winning 'W' Company by 2020 Women on Boards for achieving at least 20% women on its corporate...



Zayo’s women board members include Cathy Morris, senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Arrow Electronics; Linda ...

July 22, 2019 06:13 PM

8 TED Talks on emerging technologies to watch

Enterprise -- The Enterprisers Project - From quantum computing to AR to bionic limbs, these emerging technologies deserve your attention. Get up to speed...

July 22, 2019 04:55 PM

China's new Nasdaq-style board for tech shares starts trading with 25 companies listed

Tech -- TechCrunch - Trading on China's new Nasdaq-style stock market began today, with 25 tech companies listed on the Science and Technology Innovation...

July 22, 2019 04:11 PM

July 20, 2019

Nvidia recreates the Apollo 11 landing with real-time ray tracing

Tech -- TechCrunch - It's the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 Moon landing, and Nvidia is using the anniversary to showing off the power of its...

July 20, 2019 06:12 PM

July 19, 2019

How to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing

Tech -- The Verge - Courtesy NASA - July 20, 2019 at 4:17:40PM ET marks exactly fifty years from when the Apollo Lunar Module Eagle touched down on...

July 19, 2019 03:50 PM

APAC to reach almost 36% of global IoT spending this year: Study

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - The Asia/Pacific (APAC) region will lead the internet of things market in terms of spending this year, with around...

July 19, 2019 03:45 PM

July 18, 2019

Ecommerce Use High Among Asian B2B Buyers; Offline Dealing Still Vital

SupplyChain -- UPS - New research commissioned by UPS into industrial buyers finds that despite growth in online business purchases, traditional offline relationships,...

July 18, 2019 06:14 PM

Intel CEO Says Customers Demand Solutions, Not Just Products

Electronics -- Intel - Bob Swan, Intel's chief executive officer, speaks with Fortune executive editor Adam Lashinsky on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, during...

July 18, 2019 05:37 PM

Weekly Global Update for July 17, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Europe Update; Taiwan Wafer Foundry Sales Rebound in June; Global SEMI Equipment Sales to drop 18.4% in 2019 from 2018 Historic...

July 18, 2019 03:51 PM

July 17, 2019

John F. Kennedy namesake schools in five states selected to receive JFK Space Labs from Raytheon and John F. Kennedy Library Foundation

Military -- On today's 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 11-the NASA mission that first landed humans on the moon-the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation...

July 17, 2019 05:28 PM

July 16, 2019

New IDC Forecast Expects the Internet of Things Spending in Asia/Pacific* to Reach USD 398.6 Billion by 2023

Think -- IDC - The latest update of the IDC Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide reveals that the Asia/Pacific*...

July 16, 2019 06:18 PM

July 13, 2019

How APIs Level The B2B eCommerce Playing Field

Media -- PYMNTS.com - In B2B commerce's pursuit of the "Amazon-like" experience, both buyers and vendors have quickly discovered that business-to-business...

July 13, 2019 08:54 PM

July 12, 2019

Julie Sweet to Run Accenture, Adding a Woman to the Ranks of Corporate C.E.O.s

Tech -- NY Times Technology - Her appointment raises the number of women at the helm of the most valuable U.S. public companies to 27, but that is just...

July 12, 2019 05:10 PM

July 10, 2019

The 3 Types of Leaders of Innovative Companies

Think -- HBR.org - Deborah Ancona and Kate Isaacs, researchers at MIT Sloan School of Management, say many companies struggle to be nimble with a command-and-control...

July 10, 2019 07:51 PM

IBM Bets $34 Billion That It Can Catch Up to Amazon and Microsoft

Tech -- NY Times Technology - With the purchase of Red Hat, IBM is presenting itself as an open, impartial player in the cloud computing industry.

July 10, 2019 04:12 PM

Weekly Global Update for July 10, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Electronic Business Cycles Turning Up; June PMI Leading Indicators; U.S. Electronic Supply Chain May Shipments, Orders & Inventories;...

July 10, 2019 03:41 PM

July 06, 2019

10 years of acquisitions show how Big Tech came to be

Enterprise -- Silicon Republic - Last year saw a number of significant tech acquisitions, with IBM acquiring Red Hat for a deal valued at $34bn then Microsoft...

July 06, 2019 06:31 PM

July 04, 2019

Weekly Global Update for July 3, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - US Update; Japan Update; N American May 2019 PCB Sales and Orders Continue to Grow but Book-to-bill Falls; Semiconductor Industry...

July 04, 2019 08:06 PM

What Just Happened Also Occurred Before The Last 7 U.S. Recessions. Reason To Worry?

NPR.org -- Signs are pointing to a coming U.S. recession, according to an economic indicator that has preceded every recession over the past five decades.

July 04, 2019 08:04 PM

July 01, 2019

Jony Ive 'dispirited' by Tim Cook's lack of interest in product design: WSJ

Tech -- The Verge - To many, Jony Ive's announced departure from Apple last week felt very sudden. But a narrative is forming to suggest that he's been...

July 01, 2019 04:01 PM

June 30, 2019

B2B Next 2019 preview: Rence Winetrout on why getting into ecommerce is a "smart risk" for B2B

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - For established B2B companies with deep roots in traditional offline sales, the benefits of ecommerce for their product...

June 30, 2019 11:07 PM

Trade War Has Damaged U.S. Chip Industry in Ways a Deal May Never Fix

Tech -- NY Times Technology - Beyond the current financial hit, American producers fear Chinese companies will strengthen domestic manufacturing and...

June 30, 2019 02:31 AM

Jony Ive to leave Apple and form his own design company

Tech -- BGR - In something of a bombshell revelation, Apple today disclosed via a press release that legendary designer Jony Ive is planning to leave...

June 30, 2019 02:30 AM

June 28, 2019

Weekly Global Update for June 26, 2019

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - PMI Flash Manufacturing Indicators; N America-based Manufacturers of SEMI Equipment world billings fell 23.6% y/y to in May;...

June 28, 2019 03:22 PM

June 26, 2019

Orderful nabs $10M from A16Z to modernise the B2B supply chain network

Tech -- TechCrunch - The march of globalization continues unabated, and with it comes a growing demand for companies of all sizes to communicate with...

June 26, 2019 03:27 PM

June 25, 2019

Dashboard of a Downturn: Global Recession Signals

U.S. News -- As the U.S.-China trade war erodes confidence and central banks prepare to unleash another wave...

June 25, 2019 04:42 AM

We went inside Samsung's global headquarters in South Korea. Here's what we saw

Media -- CNBC - Tech - Samsung is one of the world's largest companies, with more than 320,000 employees worldwide. CNBC gets an exclusive tour of its...

June 25, 2019 04:32 AM

Business Outlook: Global Electronics Industry (with Emphasis on Europe)

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - The European Institute of Printed Circuits trade organization (EIPC) held its summer conference in Leoben, Austria last week.

June 25, 2019 03:36 AM

Distributors Need to Retool for Relevancy with Millennials

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Traditional industrial suppliers are losing market share as millennial buyers bring new expectations to the purchasing business....

June 25, 2019 01:53 AM

Five Things to 'Know' About Modern Executive Protection

Infosec -- RiskIQ - A business's executives, leadership, and board of directors are sources of sensitive, privileged, and confidential information, and...

June 25, 2019 01:32 AM

June 24, 2019

4 Traits of High-Performance Digital Leaders

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Businesses that have retooled their culture, their hierarchy and their business mindset toward the use of technology are consistently...

June 24, 2019 06:23 PM

June 23, 2019

Jeff Bezos explains how going to the moon is harder now than it was for JFK in 1962

Tech -- GeekWire - Caroline Kennedy presents Jeff Bezos with a framed facsimile of a letter that was sent to her by Mercury astronauts John Glenn, Alan...

June 23, 2019 10:26 PM

June 21, 2019

High-Tech Distributors Grapple with Security & Privacy in the Digital Age

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - In the midst of the digital revolution, the stakes for electronics distributors trying to safeguard the privacy and security of...

June 21, 2019 03:24 AM

June 19, 2019

U.S. Retail Sales Rose 0.5 Percent in May, Led By Online Shopping

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The report suggests that American consumers are still spending at a healthy pace, even as the stimulus from tax...

June 19, 2019 02:45 PM