Posts posted in October 2015
12 Steps of Recovery from Self-Driving Car Hype
Junko Yoshida 10/30/2015 (1) comment
“Autonomous car” comes in many shades. Advocates pick one to make us believe what they want us to believe. We offer 12 self-driven steps you can take to recover the never-ending story of The Little Engine That Could (All By Itself).
A Guide to 5 Common Malware Monsters
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/30/2015 Post a comment
Supply pros handle a lot of sensitive data, from product designs and work orders to purchase orders and supplier info, so staying ahead of hackers looking to monetize stolen data is critical.
Verizon Unveils ThingSpace IoT Platform
Jessica Lipsky 10/29/2015 Post a comment
Verizon wants to connect billions of things within its 4G LTE network. The company announced an Internet of Things development platform, ThingSpace, for connectivity in smart cities, healthcare, agriculture, energy, and sharing platforms.
Machine Learning Sets the Pace of Distribution
Julien Happich 10/27/2015 Post a comment
Last July, Dave Doherty took the helm of global component distributor Digi-Key Electronics when long time president and COO Mark Larson handed over the reins to him. For EETimes Europe, Doherty shared his views on today’s consolidation climate and how distribution is set to evolve. Excerpts…
Manufacturing Straps on its 3D Glasses
Mike McDonald 10/26/2015 Post a comment
Additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, allows machines to work directly from a computer model, and designers devise completely new concepts on the fly without regard for existing manufacturing limitations.
PCs Live, Says Dell with Refresh
Jessica Lipsky 10/22/2015 Post a comment
As the PC market continues to decline, Dell is doubling down with a desktop refresh targeting emerging markets including three desktop and three all-in-one PCs.
Top 15 Supply Chain Universities
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/19/2015 (2) comments
Whether trying to find education to further an existing supply chain career, to gather skills to make a mid-career move into supply chain, or to start on the path to getting an undergraduate supply chain degree, prospective students have a wealth of options from which to choose. Here's a look at the favorites of hiring organizations.
Building an Ethical Supply Chain
Susan Fourtané 10/19/2015 Post a comment
With increasing outsourcing, ethical problems intensify in the supply chain as customers demand ethical products and services. How should an organization approach the challenges and build an ethical supply chain that is both successful and profitable?
Conquering the Big Data Frontier
Suhas Marathe 10/16/2015 Post a comment
Big data is the newest frontier for exploration in the high tech world. A look at the boldest American explorers and frontiersman offers a guide to surviving and thriving in this new world.
10 Wearables That Want to Change the World
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/12/2015 (5) comments
Unicef, ARM and frog teamed up to ask electronics designers worldwide to think creatively about how wearable technology could change the way people solve some of the world's biggest problems.
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!