Woodstock Wire: Industry News

September 18, 2017

Automotive Component Suppliers Didn't Take the Summer Off

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Remember when summers were for relaxation? Peaceful days at the beach building sand castles with your kids or playing a round...

September 18, 2017 04:45 PM

September 15, 2017

Equifax aftermath: How to protect against identity theft

Infosec -- Malwarebytes Unpacked - Who here is scrambling around in the aftermath of the recent breach at Equifax to figure out if you've been compromised?...

September 15, 2017 03:13 PM

September 14, 2017

Digital Growing Pains: Why Businesses Must Accelerate Change

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - Most companies know that shifting to digital is key to their future. But many struggle with the process. A new book offers...

September 14, 2017 03:37 PM

Meet Octopart At Maker Faire NYC

Electronics -- Octopart - Attending World Maker Faire 2017 in New York City on September 23rd and 24th? So are we!

Octopart will be at the "Greatest Show...

September 14, 2017 02:51 PM

September 13, 2017

Weekly Global Update for September 13, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Global PMI Leading Indicators; Global Semiconductor Sales up 24% y/y in July; U.S. Electronics Shipments, Orders & Inventories;...

September 13, 2017 06:52 PM

What is the biggest threat from the Equifax breach? Account takeovers

Infosec -- CSO Online - Yes, there will be some tax and banking fraud as a result of the gargantuan data breach at Equifax. The biggest impact, however,...

September 13, 2017 03:29 PM

September 12, 2017

China's Technologies and Applications of Internet of Things Enter an Active Period of Innovation

PR Newswire: Networks -- On September 10, the 4-day 2017 World Internet of Things Exposition (WIOT) kicked off in Wuxi, China. Elites from more than 20 countries and...

September 12, 2017 04:30 PM

September 11, 2017

Equifax breach: 5 defensive steps to take now

Infosec -- WeLiveSecurity - Indications are that this breach occurred between mid-May and July 2017, and that it was discovered by Equifax on July 29. As...

September 11, 2017 03:08 PM

September 09, 2017

How to freeze your credit after a data breach

The Verge -- Yesterday, Equifax announced that hackers stole half of the US population's Social Security numbers in what will likely end up being one of the...

September 09, 2017 11:59 PM

Equifax Data Breach: Steps You should Take to Protect Yourself

Infosec -- The Hacker News - Equifax has suffered one of the largest data breaches in history that has left highly sensitive data of as many as 143 million...

September 09, 2017 11:38 PM

September 08, 2017

With Intel's Help, 5G Pushes Toward 2020 Deployment

Electronics -- Intel - In the late 1990s when I joined Intel, I was amazed that my cell phone allowed me make a call from almost anywhere. It...

September 08, 2017 02:52 PM

September 07, 2017

IBM and MIT to Pursue Joint Research in Artificial Intelligence, Establish New MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab

PR Newswire: Computer Software -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and MIT today announced that IBM plans to make a 10-year, $240 million investment to create the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab in partnership...

September 07, 2017 04:58 PM

What B2B Sales Professionals Really Think About Artificial Intelligence

Web Marketing -- Sales Hacker - It's no secret that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to change the way we sales professionals work. Sales, as both a function...

September 07, 2017 03:41 PM

Lockheed Martin exec on why it's investing $350M in a Colorado satellite factory

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - The investment comes despite uncertainty clouding federal space budgets.

September 07, 2017 04:10 AM

Intel at InterDrone 2017

Electronics -- Intel - Today at InterDrone 2017, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich delivered the event's Grand Keynote, where he unveiled Intel products to address critical...

September 07, 2017 03:44 AM

September 06, 2017

Weekly Global Update for September 6, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - August PMI Leading Indicators; 2Q'17 Revenue Growth - EMS/ODM Companies & Electronic Supply Chain; Japan Update; Semiconductor...

September 06, 2017 05:42 PM

Women Tech Council and Silicon Slopes Come Together to Create Model for Inclusive Technology Cultures

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- Women Tech Council (WTC) and Silicon Slopes today announced they are working together to create an industry model to attract and retain more...

September 06, 2017 05:22 PM

Lessons from Hurricane Harvey

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - Wharton faculty discuss the fallout from Hurricane Harvey and what role the private and public sectors should play when it...

September 06, 2017 04:22 PM

September 05, 2017

United Technologies To Acquire Rockwell Collins For $30 Billion

Military -- UTC Aerospace Systems - Combination Creates Premier Aerospace Systems Supplier

September 05, 2017 04:37 AM

President Trump Welcomes Home Record-breaking NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson

Military -- NASA - NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer received a special welcome as they were flying home to Houston Sunday evening. President...

September 05, 2017 04:36 AM

September 03, 2017

The Birthplace of Silicon Valley: HP Garage

EETimes -- Take a private tour in pictures of where technology giant began, in a tiny garage in Palo Alto, CA.

September 03, 2017 04:15 AM

Hurricane Harvey: Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Launches Rebuild Texas Fund

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation today announced the launch of the Rebuild Texas Fund, with the goal of raising over $100 million for the...

September 03, 2017 01:06 AM

September 01, 2017

Apple confirms major iPhone reveal for Sept. 12

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Apple Inc. has sent out an invitation to the media saying "let's meet at our place" for what is expected to be the company's big...

September 01, 2017 04:49 AM

Oracle IoT Cloud Expanded with AI & Digital Features

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Oracle announces its the Oracle Internet of Things (IoT) Cloud, which features built-in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine...

September 01, 2017 03:45 AM

August 30, 2017

Weekly Global Update for August 30, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - August Flash PMI Leading Indicators; U.S. July Durable Goods; 4G Smartphone Demand in Emerging Markets Spurred Growth in 2Q'17;...

August 30, 2017 06:58 PM

How Artificial Intelligence Will Impact B2B Commerce

Enterprise -- Information Week - The evolution of artificial intelligence promises massive changes in how commerce gets done and customer relationships.

August 30, 2017 04:53 PM

Treat Your B2B Customer like a B2C Consumer

SupplyChain -- Software AG - We have already established that end consumers are lucky because retailers have made searching and buying goods online...

August 30, 2017 03:44 PM

August 28, 2017

IPC Expands European Activities for Electronics Industry

EMSNow - News -- Two insightful events for the European electronics industry are being held by IPC in Paris, France on 3-4 October, 2017.

August 28, 2017 12:34 AM

August 27, 2017

Intel Editorial: When Will You Be Ready to Get in a Driverless Car?

Business Wire: Distribution -- The following is an opinion editorial provided by Jack Weast, a senior principal engineer and the chief systems architect for Intel's Autonomous...

August 27, 2017 10:59 PM

How Will the GDPR Impact Business?

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Once the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018, the repercussions will be felt well beyond the...

August 27, 2017 08:32 PM

August 24, 2017

Weekly Global Update for August 23, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - Updated 2Q'17 Global Supply Chain Growth Estimate; Europe Update; European Semiconductor Distribution Strong in 2Q'17; Worldwide...

August 24, 2017 10:28 PM

August 21, 2017

WATCH: Hi-tech ways to experience the eclipse

ABC - Technology -- NASA will offer live video coverage using special planes, telescopes, hot air balloons, and the International Space Station.

August 21, 2017 04:14 PM

What time is the eclipse?

The Verge -- It's the Super Bowl of the Solar System! On Monday, August 21st, the moon will obscure the sun. People across the US will travel to the narrow...

August 21, 2017 12:26 AM

August 18, 2017

Microsoft Joins with Partners and Customers at IoT Expo and WCIT 2017

PR Newswire: Computer Software -- As Internet-of-Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), smart factories and intelligent applications continue to advance, businesses are increasingly...

August 18, 2017 08:16 PM

The biggest astronomical event of a generation will hit offices everywhere on Monday

Denver Post -- The first solar eclipse to cross the continental United States in nearly a century comes at an especially inopportune time for many employers....

August 18, 2017 07:53 PM

Introducing Part Series Pages on Octopart

Electronics -- Octopart - Octopart is proud to announce that we are introducing part series pages. A series is a group of parts branded by a manufacturer, all...

August 18, 2017 06:27 PM

August 17, 2017

An inside look at Ford's $1 billion bet on Argo AI

The Verge -- Somewhere between the 14th and 15th floors in a concrete stairwell, Bryan Salesky pauses, searching for the right words to explain his mission...

August 17, 2017 04:24 PM

How To Prepare Your Sales Team For AI Adoption

Web Marketing -- Sales Hacker - The future of sales is at our doorstep - artificial intelligence.

AI is quickly becoming more powerful - and it's starting to...

August 17, 2017 03:39 PM

August 16, 2017

Weekly Global Update for August 16, 2017

TTI -- TTI MarketEye - China/Taiwan Update; World Passive Component 2Q'17 Growth; Second Quarter Global EMS & ODM performance; Printed Circuit Board...

August 16, 2017 06:37 PM

August 15, 2017

Three CEOs walk away from Trump after Charlottesville

CNN - Top Stories -- The chief executives of Merck, Under Armour and Intel have quit a presidential manufacturing council and condemned racism.

August 15, 2017 05:36 PM

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns from Trump advisory council over concerns about Charlottesville

GeekWire -- The tragic events over the weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, continue to have an impact on the tech industry, and prominent Donald Trump...

August 15, 2017 03:27 PM

August 14, 2017

Amazon hands out refunds for solar eclipse glasses that lack NASA's approval

GeekWire -- Amazon says it's giving customers refunds for solar viewing glasses and filters that aren't covered by the American Astronomical Society's list...

August 14, 2017 03:03 PM

August 13, 2017

Ubuntu Insights: 68% of businesses are struggling to hire talent for IoT

ChannelFlash.today -- Planet Ubuntu - Research from Canonical shows businesses are battling with drought in the "Internet of Talent" pool

London, 9th August 2017 -...

August 13, 2017 10:44 PM

Why IoT is a critical part of digital transformation

ChannelFlash.today -- ZDNet News - With the IoT market growing at a increasingly fast pace, companies need to have a plan of how they will use IoT in their business...

August 13, 2017 10:42 PM

Four big trends pointing to a boom in healthcare IoT

ReadWriteCloud -- IoT growth is skyrocketing, with an annual growth rate of 23%. The number of IoT devices is on track to surpass the number of smartphones to...

August 13, 2017 10:22 PM

Intel is getting ready to make 300 drones dance together in the night sky

Mashable! -- On Wednesday evening, the sky above downtown Singapore will light up with 300 drones moving in formation.

The futuristic light show is planned...

August 13, 2017 09:01 PM

August 10, 2017

Maker Faire Beijing 2017 Focuses on the Evolution of the Maker Movement

MAKE -- Now in its third year, Maker Faire Beijing, with its expanded offerings and focus on interactivity, promises to be the best iteration yet.


August 10, 2017 06:49 PM

Artificial Intelligence and B2B Marketing Kick-Off Largest PROGRAMMATIC I/O NY Ever

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- As the programmatic industry expands, helping marketers, publishers and everyone in-between understand the ever-changing technology landscape...

August 10, 2017 05:31 PM

August 09, 2017

Are Electronics Date Code Practices Obsolete?

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- In the electronics supply chain, component date codes are ubiquitous. Similar in concept to the "use or sell by" date on perishable super-market...

August 09, 2017 09:14 PM

'Every Business Is a Digital Business'

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - But some just don't know it yet, says Nitin Rakesh, CEO of Bangalore, India-based IT firm Mphasis.

August 09, 2017 08:52 PM