Advertisement
IT for Manufacturing Executives
Subscribe to Manufacturing Business Technology All
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Mid Day Report

Daily news and top headlines for IT professionals

Letting Your Car Park Itself

September 9, 2014 9:37 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

With a thumb swipe on a smartphone, your car one day will be able to drive into a parking deck, find an open spot and back into a space — all by itself.                            

TOPICS:

Global Consumer Electronics Manufacturer Haier Opening Tech Center

September 8, 2014 1:26 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Haier America, a division of the multi-national home appliance and consumer electronics manufacturer Haier Group, announced plans to locate its North American Tech Center in Evansville, IN.                 

TOPICS:

Treasury To Limit Profitability Of Overseas Shifts

September 8, 2014 1:18 pm | by Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press | News | Comments

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Monday the Obama administration will decide "in the very near future" what actions it can take to make it less profitable for U.S. companies to shift their legal addresses to other countries.       

TOPICS:
Advertisement

GE Appliances Sold To Electrolux

September 8, 2014 1:14 pm | by Karl Ritter, Associated Press | News | Comments

Sweden's Electrolux is buying the appliances business of General Electric for $3.3 billion, boosting its presence on the North American market, the companies said Monday.                       

TOPICS:

Mercedes Wants To Put Luxury In Your Driveway

September 8, 2014 1:11 pm | by USA TODAY | Videos | Comments

Mercedes Chief Deiter Zetsche is confident the company will retain the number one spot as the top U.S. luxury automaker in 2014 as the first American-made sedan rolls off the assembly line in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.           

TOPICS:

The Evolution Of The iPhone

September 8, 2014 1:05 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

On the eve of Apple's expected iPhone 6 announcement, here's a detailed look at the evolution of the device that changed the mobile industry and made Apple the biggest company on the planet.                 

TOPICS:

How To Overcome The Top 5 Causes Of Project Failure

September 8, 2014 12:57 pm | by Bryan Nielson | Articles | Comments

It’s a fact of life that not everything will go exactly as you’d planned. Failures large and small — from budget overruns, scope creep and missed deadlines to catastrophic technical issues — can crop up in even the most well-executed plans.   

TOPICS:

Ten Tips For A Successful ERP Implementation

September 8, 2014 12:46 pm | by Larry Korak | Articles | Comments

For many, the idea of selecting, implementing and deploying an ERP system is daunting as the risks often seem to outweigh the benefits. Here are ten tips to ensure that your organization has a successful ERP implementation.       

TOPICS:
Advertisement

GM To Offer Car That Mostly Drives Itself

September 8, 2014 9:49 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

General Motors says that in two years it will offer cars that talk to each other and can almost drive themselves at freeway speeds.                                  

TOPICS:

Survey Of Execs: U.S. Pay Likely To Stagnate

September 8, 2014 9:46 am | by Josh Boak, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

U.S. workers face a dim future, with stagnant or falling pay and fewer openings for full-time jobs. That's the picture that emerges from a survey of Harvard Business School alumni.                   

TOPICS:

Chiquita Postpones Meeting On Fyffes

September 8, 2014 9:41 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chiquita is postponing a vote on its proposed merger with the Irish fruit seller Fyffes as it awaits a new bid from another potential buyer.                               

TOPICS:

Tech Companies Appeal Rejection Of Jobs Settlement

September 8, 2014 9:39 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Four tech companies including Apple and Google are appealing a judge's rejection of a $324.5 million settlement for a class-action lawsuit brought by more than 60,000 high-tech workers.                   

TOPICS:

Microsoft Revamps MSN To Flow Across Devices

September 8, 2014 9:36 am | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Microsoft is giving its MSN news service a crisper look, new lifestyle tools and seamless syncing across devices.                                       

TOPICS:

Meat And Cheese Maker To Build New Castle Plant

September 5, 2014 11:51 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Boar's Head Brand plans to build a meat processing plant in central Indiana that company executives say will create more than 200 new jobs over the next few years.                      

TOPICS:

Cleanup Of Lead, Arsenic At Charleston Plant Begins

September 5, 2014 11:48 am | by Bruce Smith, Associated Press | News | Comments

Work begins next month on cleaning the lead and arsenic-laced ground and water at the site of an old fertilizer plant in Charleston, the fifth such site in the area to be cleaned in seven years.                

TOPICS:

Apple To Add More Security Measures

September 5, 2014 11:39 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple is planning to add more security measures to help protect its users following a celebrity photo hacking incident.                                     

TOPICS:

Engineering Newswire: Giant Darts Probe Mars

September 5, 2014 11:32 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

Today's Engineering Newswire looks at creating the future of armored vehicles, waging robot wars, and throwing giant penetrator probes at Mars.                             

TOPICS:

Tesla's Elon Musk Explains Decision On Gigafactory

September 5, 2014 11:15 am | by USA TODAY | Videos | Comments

Tesla CEO Elon Musk discusses the reason for choosing Nevada for the new Tesla Battery Gigafactory.                                           

TOPICS:

Industrial VPN Cloud Services – The Future Of Secure Remote Support

September 5, 2014 11:04 am | by Mariam Gallegos | Articles | Comments

Every company wants to simplify its business costs and increase revenue but, often, the different applications or solutions available are expensive, vulnerable and too complicated to implement in-house.             

TOPICS:

U.S. Employers Add 142K Jobs

September 5, 2014 9:30 am | by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

U.S. employers added just 142,000 jobs in August, snapping a six-month streak of hiring above 200,000 and posting the smallest gain in eight months.                             

TOPICS:

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading