Design as a Craft, Not a Commodity Suzanne Deffree 9/25/2014 (17) comments Gadi Amit, founder and principal designer of NewDealDesign, discusses his views on the changing world of design as electronics enter the age of wearables and the Internet of Things, as well as his personal perspective in working on the FitBit, the Lytro Camera, and Google's new modular and 3D printed Ara phone.
Sustaining a Green, Global Business Suzanne Deffree 6/6/2014 (7) comments John Beimfohr, Avnet's senior director of integration operations, shares his expertise on what it takes to be an environmentally conscious organization and the green, financial, and social benefits of doing so.
Top 10 Strategic Tech Trends for 2014 Suzanne Deffree 10/28/2013 (20) comments From mobile device integration to 3D printing to smart machines and more, Gartner lays out its top 10 strategic technology trends for 2014, where savvy members of the electronics supply chain will see opportunities.
‘Distribution’ Is an Understatement Suzanne Deffree 7/1/2013 (15) comments Many of us call what we do or participate in “distribution.” However, describing this business, and all its services and partnerships, as distribution is too simplistic.
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