Why workplace diversity is still a challenge today
The drive for businesses to make positive changes around inclusion and diversity in the workplace is now more important than it ever was before. To encourage businesses to take stand against discrimination and drive forward a progressive future, global workplace providers, Instant Offices have gathered and analysed data into what diversity and inclusion looks like around the world.
UK fintech market powers through with surge in hires
With a 53% growth in the last three years, an active fundraising scene, and a 20% surge in-demand during lockdown - the UK fintech market has become the poster-boy for how an industry can be in a position to respond quickly to change and opportunity.
Infrared LED market to reach $1bn by 2026
The infrared LED market is set to grow from its current market value of more than $500m to over $1bn by 2026 - as reported in the latest study by Global Market Insights.
Signs of optimism in the electronic components industry
After a torrid three months for the electronic components industry, there are at last some signs of optimism. There are caveats to be sure. In these uncertain times, nobody can be sure of anything. Comparisons with the 2008/2009 crash aren’t valid.
The $500bn effect of digital transformation
The chemicals and materials industry has mostly seen only incremental innovation in recent decades, with growth coming primarily from expansion into new geographic markets, and very little from product innovation, but how will digital transformation change this?
Global semiconductor sales down 1.2% in April 2020
Global semiconductor sales in April 2020 were $34.434bn, up 6.1% versus the same month in 2019, the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA) reported based on the latest World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) figures.
Capacitive sensors market size worth $40bn by 2026
The worldwide capacitive sensors market is anticipated to reach around $40bn by 2026 according to a new research published by Polaris Market Research. In 2017, the consumer electronics segment dominated the global market, in terms of revenue.
The impact of the new COM-HPC standard
It’s been three years since the latest Computer on Module (COM) specification, COM Express 3.0, was released for industry use. Now, the embedded computer industry is on the verge of a new standard: COM for high-performance computing (COM-HPC), which is due to be ratified this year.
How children can still get into STEM during lockdown
In almost all of walks of life, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, STEM has an influence on what we do, whether that be taking medicine, using a smartphone, travelling from A to B, or making sense of numbers and graphs — something we’re all having to appreciate more right now. By Caitlin Purvis
Businesses go digital to survive COVID-19
As a result of Covid-19, two-thirds (58%) of UK companies are overhauling their business strategies, with half looking to invest in digital. According to research conducted by Opinium and LiveArea, IT infrastructure (57%) and online commerce (41%) will serve as the key components of future business investment.