Woodstock Wire: Industry News

February 17, 2020

Coronavirus cases rise as recessions loom in Singapore, Japan

Media -- Reuters - Health - Japan and Singapore appeared to be on the brink of recession on Monday as the coronavirus epidemic disrupted tourism and supply...

February 17, 2020 05:53 PM

Cisco On The Future Of Safe And Smart Cities

Media -- PYMNTS.com - With some analysts projecting a trillion IoT-enabled devices to be in use around the world by 2035, defending the IoT ecosystem...

February 17, 2020 05:24 PM

5G phone shipments projections cut

Media -- DIGITIMES - Growing concerns that sales of 5G-enabled phones will be lower than expected in the first quarter of 2020 due to coronavirus outbreak...

February 17, 2020 05:23 PM

Data Shows Manufacturing Dips As US Consumer Spending On An Uptick

Media -- PYMNTS.com - A warm January led to utilities dropping 4 percent for the month as Americans reduced their reliance on heat, according to The Wall...

February 17, 2020 04:51 PM

Bill Gates warns that coronavirus impact could be 'very, very dramatic,' outlines long-term solutions

Tech -- GeekWire - Bill Gates at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting, delivering a wide-ranging speech about the impact...

February 17, 2020 01:57 AM

February 13, 2020

The Future of Platforms

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - The world's most valuable public companies and its first...

February 13, 2020 10:10 PM

The Coronavirus Is Making The Global Economy Sick

Media -- PYMNTS.com - As the newsday ended on Wednesday (Feb. 12), the coronavirus that started in China's Wuhan - now officially named COVID-19 - claimed...

February 13, 2020 07:41 PM

Post-coronavirus rebound to take place in 2H20, SEMI believes

Media -- DIGITIMES - The ongoing coronavirus outbreak has had a negative impact on the world's economy and supply chain, but a rebound should take place...

February 13, 2020 07:40 PM

MWC cancelled due to coronavirus concerns

Media -- eeNews Europe - After the cancellation of numerous important exhibitors, including Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom and Sony, the organizer...

February 13, 2020 07:26 PM

February 12, 2020

Weekly Global Update for February 12, 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update includes pre-Coronavirus projections (which will be updated accordingly in a future post), revenue...

February 12, 2020 09:32 PM

February 11, 2020

Countries Brace For Global Economic Impact Of Coronavirus

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Canada Finance Minister Bill Morneau said that the coronavirus is probably going to have a "real" impact on that country's economy,...

February 11, 2020 06:58 PM

Epidemic impacts on supply chains to become clearer in two weeks

Media -- DIGITIMES - Manufacturing plants in China are gradually resuming operations starting February 10, but the following two weeks will be a key observation...

February 11, 2020 06:57 PM

Coronavirus outbreak impact: Many have yet to return to work in China

Media -- DIGITIMES - Many factories in China resumed work today after an extended Lunar New Year break, but many Taiwanese IT firms expected a low return...

February 11, 2020 06:15 PM

Less than 20% of employees expected to return to work in China

Media -- DIGITIMES - Less than 20% of Chinese factory employees would return to work after an extended Lunar New Year break due to the coronavirus outbreak,...

February 11, 2020 05:54 PM

Weekly Global Update for February 5, 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update includes the U.S. Department of Commerce report on December's Durable Goods, Japan's electronics production...

February 11, 2020 05:44 PM

February 10, 2020

All the ways China's coronavirus outbreak is affecting tech

Tech -- The Verge - The tech sector is currently feeling the impact of the coronavirus, with companies...

February 10, 2020 06:18 AM

U.S. Hiring Remains Strong With 225K Jobs Added

Media -- PYMNTS.com - January saw gains in U.S. employment as more people joined the labor market, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.

Employers...

February 10, 2020 06:02 AM

Deep Dive: How API-Powered Modernizations Keep B2B eCommerce Platforms Fresh

Media -- PYMNTS.com - B2B merchants must make their goods available via digital purchasing channels, or risk missing out on potential sales. Corporate...

February 10, 2020 06:00 AM

Coronavirus effects ripple through electronics industry

Media -- FierceElectronics - Plans to quarantine workers, delayed plant openings and store shutdowns, travel disruptions, and ongoing uncertainty among...

February 10, 2020 05:36 AM

February 09, 2020

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is here. We need a new education model.

Think -- Big Think - Technological advancements are predicted to take as many as 75 million jobs from humans worldwide before 2022. However, 133 million...

February 09, 2020 10:20 PM

February 08, 2020

Special Report: Outbreak in Wuhan

Distribution -- EPS News - Aspencore Media, the publishing house that owns EPSNews and EE Times, has launched a Special Project, "Outbreak in Wuhan," seeking...

February 08, 2020 11:14 PM

February 06, 2020

The Electronics Industry is Changing, You Should Too!

Media -- eBOM - Sustainable Manufacturing

Climate change has been a passionate topic for many people within the last few years due to recent statistics....

February 06, 2020 02:30 AM

February 05, 2020

Taiwan GDP growth unlikely to see worst-case scenario despite outbreak, says NDC

Media -- DIGITIMES - Taiwan's GDP growth for 2020 faces pressure for downward adjustment due to the coronavirus outbreak in China, but it is unlikely...

February 05, 2020 09:12 PM

February 04, 2020

Coronavirus could cripple electronics industry

Media -- FierceElectronics - On top of the obvious concerns over the loss of human life and disruptions to daily routines, the growing coronavirus crisis...

February 04, 2020 07:21 PM

Factory Index Rebounds After 5-Month Contraction

Distribution -- EPS News - U.S. factory activity unexpectedly rebounded in January after contracting for five straight months amid a surge in new orders. The...

February 04, 2020 07:17 PM

February 03, 2020

B2B Buyers Still Want the Human Touch - What's a B2B Seller to Do?

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - The stakes of creating compelling customer experiences are higher than ever for B2B sellers - because B2B customers have never been...

February 03, 2020 05:53 PM

Next-gen smart building solutions to grow over US$2-B by 2026

Tech -- FutureIoT - While the automated building market is not new for commercial buildings, it has traditionally focused on four conventional sectors:...

February 03, 2020 02:15 AM

Coronavirus: Track the virus' spread with this world map tool

Think -- Big Think - A new strain of coronavirus has spread from China to at least 19 countries, including the U.S.It remains unclear how bad the outbreak...

February 03, 2020 12:07 AM

January 31, 2020

GDP Data May Hint At Consumer Spending Slowdown

Media -- PYMNTS.com - The U.S. economy is still showing growth, yes, but growth is slowing - and may be slowing enough to stir up some caution.

To that...

January 31, 2020 09:15 PM

Coronavirus challenges Chinese electronics manufacturing

Media -- Evertiq - While there are still a number of question-marks to straighten out surrounding the coronavirus, the impact the virus has on the electronics...

January 31, 2020 09:12 PM

Coronavirus, Wuhan and the display industry

Media -- eeNews Europe - The coronavirus is a terrible disease that can be spread before people exhibit symptoms, making early detection difficult....

January 31, 2020 08:32 PM

Supply Chain Poised for Coronavirus Disruption

EETimes -- Crucial to the electronics industry in this crisis is the trifecta of a US/China trade war, Brexit in Europe and supply-chain uncertainties triggered by the coronavirus.

January 31, 2020 08:10 PM

Portents Point Way To Semi Market Pickup

Distribution -- Disti Blog - While the electronic component industry glee club isn't quite ready yet to burst out into "Happy days are here again", they are...

January 31, 2020 07:51 PM

January 29, 2020

Women in Technology Announces Finalists for 21st Annual Leadership Awards

Business Wire -- Women in Technology (WIT), the premier professional association dedicated to the advancement of women in the Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia...

January 29, 2020 06:42 PM

Coronavirus has now been confirmed in people who haven't been to China

Tech -- BGR - It didn't take long for the first cases of coronavirus in people who haven't been to China to appear. Before you panic, however, that's...

January 29, 2020 06:39 PM

Americans stuck in Wuhan, China are looking for an escape from the coronavirus

Tech -- BGR - The scary new strain of coronavirus that is spreading across parts of China and beginning to pop up in other areas, including the United...

January 29, 2020 06:34 PM

Promising Future of India's Automotive Electronics

Media -- Electronics Maker - Sophisticated electronic systems continue to increase their impact across today's automotive sector. Radar, LiDAR, and a...

January 29, 2020 05:23 PM

Weekly Global Update for January 29, 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update covers end-of-January PMI data, the IMF makes a revision to its projections for both 2020 and 2021,...

January 29, 2020 05:03 PM

January 27, 2020

The Subscription Economy: What The 2020s Have In Store

Media -- PYMNTS.com - It's not too far-fetched to say that one day soon, perhaps, much of our lives as consumers will run on subscriptions.

Growing in...

January 27, 2020 05:08 PM

Clayton Christensen, author of "The Innovator's Dilemma," has passed away at age 67

Tech -- TechCrunch - Clayton Christensen, a longtime professor at Harvard Business School who became famous worldwide after authoring in 1997 the best-selling...

January 27, 2020 03:40 AM

January 24, 2020

How to Manage the Human-Machine Workforce

Enterprise -- Information Week - Today's managers and executives need to oversee humans and machines in this age of AI and RPA, but should machines be managed...

January 24, 2020 06:43 PM

2020 Predictions: What Manufacturers Need to Know

Distribution -- EPS News - 2020 is set to be a monumental year for the manufacturing industry. With 76 percent of voters interested in how presidential candidates...

January 24, 2020 05:19 PM

January 22, 2020

IMF Says Global Economy Growth Uncertain

Media -- PYMNTS.com - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slashed its forecasts for growth of the global economy, calling it sluggish, and said...

January 22, 2020 08:32 PM

Weekly Global Update for January 22, 2020

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - This weekly global update covers 2019's modest PC growth after years on the decline, a revenue dip for semiconductors in 2019,...

January 22, 2020 05:10 PM

January 21, 2020

China Set to Post Weakest Growth in 29 Years as Trade War Bites, Investment Sputters

U.S. News -- China is expected to report on Friday that economic growth slowed to its weakest in nearly three decades in 2019...

January 21, 2020 06:45 PM

How's Business? Analyzing Market Sector Performance as 2020 Begins

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Review how selected electronic markets have performed, identify sales and profit trends for forecasting purposes and monitor...

January 21, 2020 06:00 PM

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