Woodstock Wire: Industry News

December 10, 2018

What Multinationals Need to Do to Succeed in Africa

Think -- HBR.org - Africa shows every sign of being the world's next big growth market. It is home to more fast-growing economies...

December 10, 2018 12:20 AM

December 07, 2018

Ericsson software problem has been causing widespread cell phone outages

Tech -- TechCrunch - A problem with the software in Ericsson equipment is causing outages across the world including O2 users in Great Britain and Softbank...

December 07, 2018 06:45 PM

Intel Doubles Commitment, Sets Goal to Spend $200 Million with Women-Owned Businesses Globally

Business Wire -- Intel doubles its commitment to women-owned businesses worldwide with new goal to spend $200 Million by 2020.

December 07, 2018 01:26 AM

December 05, 2018

Weekly Global Update for December 5, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Global Electronic Supply Chain - Still Growing but at Slower Pace; 5G Subscriptions to hit 1.5 billion by end 2024; Supply Chain...

December 05, 2018 06:09 AM

December 04, 2018

U.S. Production Rebounds; Lead-Time Concerns Linger

Distribution -- EPS News - After a significant cool down last month, the U.S. manufacturing industry bounced back in November with growth in new orders, production...

December 04, 2018 05:50 PM

December 02, 2018

Trump is prepared to move forward with tariff increase

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - President Donald Trump said he'll likely push forward with plans to increase tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese...

December 02, 2018 08:00 AM

The best things about being a woman in tech

Enterprise -- CIO - There's plenty of bad news about women in tech, as evidenced by the Women in Tech Survey Report 2018 by Ivanti, in which 63 percent of...

December 02, 2018 06:16 AM

November 29, 2018

U.S. Economy Grew at Brisk 3.5% Annual Rate Last Quarter

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The U.S. economy expanded at a solid 3.5 percent annual rate in the July-September quarter, led by lower but still...

November 29, 2018 12:49 AM

November 27, 2018

Weekly Global Update for November 28, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - U.S. September Electronics Shipments, Orders & Inventories; Japan Update; "Flash" PMI Leading Indicators for November; Automotive...

November 27, 2018 11:15 PM

November 22, 2018

Apple resumes iPhone X production in face of weak XS sales, report claims

Tech -- The Verge - Apple has resumed production of the iPhone X due to weaker than expected demand for its latest XS and XS Max models, according to...

November 22, 2018 07:59 PM

Weekly Global Update for November 21, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Europe Update; Pegatron to Move Production from China Citing U.S. Trade War & Rising Labor Costs; Taiwan ODMs Relocating Notebook...

November 22, 2018 05:57 PM

November 20, 2018

Outlook Remains Bright for Automotive Electronics

Distribution -- EPS News - Despite some high-profile setbacks with autonomous vehicles, IC Insights projects that automotive electronics systems growth will...

November 20, 2018 06:12 PM

November 15, 2018

Weekly Global Update for November 14, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - European Semiconductor Distribution Sales up 6.3% in 3Q'18; 5G Network Infrastructure Revenue to Reach $26 Billion in 2022; Global...

November 15, 2018 05:00 PM

November 07, 2018

Weekly Global Update for November 7, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - October PMI Leading Indicators; 3Q'18 Global Electronic Equipment and EMS/ODM Growth (first estimate); Global Semiconductor Sales...

November 07, 2018 05:03 PM

November 04, 2018

U.S. Productivity Growth Slows to 2.2 Percent Rate in Q3

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - U.S. productivity grew at an annual rate of 2.2 percent in the third quarter, a slowdown from the previous quarter...

November 04, 2018 10:13 PM

November 02, 2018

NATIONWIDE NON-PROFIT WOMEN IN ELECTRONICS WRAPS SECOND ANNUAL CONFERENCE, ANNOUNCES 7 ADDITIONAL REGIONS TO CHAPTER NETWORK

Electronics Extra -- Community of Progessive Women Leaders to Expand Career Development Opportunities

November 02, 2018 06:16 PM

November 01, 2018

Weekly Global Update for October 31, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Japan Update; U.S. September Electronic Supply Chain Shipments, Orders & Inventories; October "Flash" PMI Data; N America-based...

November 01, 2018 03:36 PM

October 31, 2018

U.S. Economy Grew at Strong 3.5 Percent Rate in Q3

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The U.S. economy grew at a robust annual rate of 3.5 percent in the July-September quarter as the strongest burst...

October 31, 2018 03:55 PM

World Shares Mixed on Worries Over More U.S. Tariffs

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - World markets are mixed after U.S. President Donald Trump said he might impose more tariffs on Chinese goods, though...

October 31, 2018 03:54 PM

October 29, 2018

In a bombshell deal, IBM acquires open-source pioneer Red Hat for $34B

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - In a deal sure to shake up the worlds of open-source software and cloud computing alike, IBM today announced a deal to acquire...

October 29, 2018 03:41 PM

October 24, 2018

Weekly Global Update for October 24, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Wafer Shipments Forecast to Set New Highs Through 2021; Taiwan Suppliers remain Cautious about Orders for new iPhones; Cautious...

October 24, 2018 06:44 PM

October 23, 2018

The Internet of Things Community Announces Agenda for its Coveted IoT Grand Slam 2018 Internet of Things Conference

Business Wire -- The Internet of Things Community Announces Agenda for its Coveted IoT Grand Slam 2018 Internet of Things Conference

October 23, 2018 08:51 PM

October 18, 2018

6 Emerging Players in A.I.

Tech -- NY Times Technology - From Singapore to Israel, countries besides the United States and China are striving to play a role in the field of artificial...

October 18, 2018 03:27 PM

Weekly Global Update for October 17, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Taiwan/China Update; Europe Update; Global Foundry Industry to grow at 6% CAGR in next 5 years; Taiwan Server Makers Under Pressure...

October 18, 2018 03:44 AM

October 16, 2018

Bill Gates pays tribute to Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen: 'Personal computing would not have existed without him'

Tech -- GeekWire - In 2013 at the Living Computers Museum, Bill Gates and Paul Allen recreated a famous photo from 1981 surrounded by PCs.

October 16, 2018 04:00 PM

Paul G. Allen, 1953-2018: Microsoft co-founder leaves legacy of innovation, philanthropy, bold bets

Tech -- GeekWire - Paul G. Allen, who founded Microsoft with Bill Gates before making his mark in technology investing, sports ownership, commercial...

October 16, 2018 03:57 PM

MIT announces new college of computing with $1 billion commitment

Tech -- TechCrunch - MIT announced today that it is massively doubling down on the future of computer science with the launch of a new college of computing....

October 16, 2018 03:42 PM

IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 Portrays an Industrial Future Marked by IoT, IA and Blockchain

PR Newswire -- The fourth edition of the IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC) -the leading international event on the innovations of the industrial internet...

October 16, 2018 03:22 PM

October 11, 2018

All good things must come to an end: Economic slowdown on the horizon, predicts Deloitte Economic Advisory

PR Newswire -- Semiconductors - Pace of economic growth decelerating in Canada: After robust 3 per cent growth in 2017, Deloitte expects...

October 11, 2018 04:11 PM

Weekly Global Update for October, 10 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - 2018 & 2019 World Electronic Supply Chain Growth; Global Semiconductor Sales Increase 14.9% in August; September Purchasing Managers...

October 11, 2018 03:19 PM

October 08, 2018

Digital Transformation: No Pain, No Gain

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - Is there any business catchphrase more ubiquitous nowadays than "digital transformation"? Everyone craves the agility,...

October 08, 2018 04:12 PM

October 07, 2018

Setting the Record Straight on Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Erroneous Article

Enterprise -- Amazon AWS Blog - Today, Bloomberg BusinessWeek published a story claiming that AWS was aware of modified hardware or malicious chips in SuperMicro...

October 07, 2018 11:49 PM

Homeland Security backs Apple and Amazon's denials of Chinese microchip hack

Tech -- The Verge - Following last week's bombshell report from Bloomberg Businessweek that claimed that Chinese spies infiltrated commercial servers...

October 07, 2018 09:26 PM

October 04, 2018

Weekly Global Update for October, 3 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - U.S. Electronic Supply Chain August Shipments, Orders & Inventories; Tight Supply of Intel Processors unlikely to ease until...

October 04, 2018 04:14 PM

September 30, 2018

B2B Next report: End-to-end digitization is top priority for HID Global

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Chances are, you have an HID Global product in your wallet or dangling from your belt loop. HID Global is the market leader...

September 30, 2018 09:05 PM

B2B Next report: Marketplaces will play a dominant role in B2B e‑commerce

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Marketplaces will soon become an even more dominant force in B2B e-commerce. That's the chief takeaway from a presentation...

September 30, 2018 09:01 PM

September 28, 2018

Weekly Global Update for September 26, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Second Quarter Growth by Sector of Global Electronic Supply Chain; September Flash PMI; World Fab Forecast with Adjusted Semiconductor...

September 28, 2018 09:41 PM

September 27, 2018

U.S. Consumer Confidence Rises to 18-Year High in September

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - U.S. consumer confidence shot up to an 18-year high in September - good news for retailers as the holiday shopping...

September 27, 2018 03:26 PM

September 17, 2018

Salesforce co-founder Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne Benioff to buy Time magazine for $190M

Tech -- GeekWire - The venerable newsmagazine Time, a nearly 100-year-old media institution,...

September 17, 2018 03:29 PM

September 16, 2018

Preparing for a Blockchain Future

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - Blockchain technology is set to be a major player of the future digital economy, but many business leaders remain...

September 16, 2018 07:37 PM

September 14, 2018

Mary Meeker, author of the Internet Trends Report, is leaving Kleiner Perkins

Tech -- TechCrunch - Mary Meeker is leaving Kleiner Perkins to build a new fund and she's taking the firm's growth team with her.

The news, first reported...

September 14, 2018 10:24 PM

Hitachi Vantara Joins Colorado Smart Cities Alliance

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Company Expands Collaboration With Partner and Fellow Alliance Member Arrow Electronics To Advance Smart Cities and Smart Spaces

September 14, 2018 05:21 PM

September 13, 2018

Apple, AT&T, Amazon, Google among tech giants called to Senate Commerce Committee

Tech -- TechCrunch - If you weren't done watching tech giants get grilled by lawmakers, mark your calendar for September 26 in what's expected to be...

September 13, 2018 04:25 PM

Weekly Global Update for September 12, 2018

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - August PMI Leading Indicators; U.S. July Electronic Supply Chain Shipments, Orders & Inventories; Global Semiconductor Sales...

September 13, 2018 03:35 AM

September 10, 2018

IP&E Users Get Creative as Component Shortages Linger

Distribution -- EPS News - The most ubiquitous components in any electronics design - interconnects, passives and electromechanical (IP&E) devices...

September 10, 2018 10:57 PM

DARPA announces $2B investment in AI

Tech -- TechCrunch - At a symposium in Washington DC on Friday, DARPA announced...

September 10, 2018 01:08 AM

September 09, 2018

Trump wants to just tariff the hell out of China

Tech -- TechCrunch - Another day, another whopper of a tariff. The Trump administration has been busy finalizing the rulemaking process to put 25% tariffs...

September 09, 2018 10:40 PM

September 07, 2018

Report: Overall Economy Grows for 112th Month

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in August, and the overall economy grew for the 112th consecutive...

September 07, 2018 04:18 PM

September 06, 2018

Electronics Leads U.S. Manufacturing's Hot Streak

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The PMI is on the rise indicating a surge among U.S. manufacturers in the United States.

September 06, 2018 03:55 PM