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Dyson To Hire 250 S’poreans As Part Of Its S$5.1B Global Investment In Future Technology

On Wednesday (April 14), Dyson announced that it is planning to allocate its S$5 billion global investment in new technology and research programmes to hire at least 250 more engineers and scientists in Singapore in the next five years.

There are currently about 700 engineers and scientists working for Dyson’s Singapore team of 1,400. 

Dyson Chief Executive Roland Krueger said that the technology giant is creating new roles in the software and electronic teams, as well as establishing a new global cyber-security center.

Thus, they will need to hire the right talent in the city state to develop “more complex and intelligent” patentable technologies. 

Currently Singapore is Dyson’s global headquarter, the hub for its engineering teams with a focus on commercial manufacturing and supply chain operations.

Last November, Dyson announced that Singapore will be one of the three markets it plans to invest further in, along with The Philippines

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Global chip shortage on agenda as White House convenes US CEOs | Automotive Industry News

The White House is convening top executives from nearly 20 major firms on Monday to discuss a global semiconductor shortage that has disrupted production in the US auto and tech sectors.

Senior White House officials will meet on Monday with top executives from nearly 20 major companies in the United States to discuss a global semiconductor shortage that has roiled the automotive industry and technology firms.

The White House meeting is billed as the “CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience” and will include White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and National Economic Council Director Brian Deese.

As of midday Friday, 19 major companies had agreed to send executives, including General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra, Ford Motor Chief Executive Jim Farley and Chrysler-parent Stellantis NV CEO Carlos Tavares.

Deese said in a statement that the “summit reflects the urgent need to strengthen critical supply chains”.

Commerce Secretary

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Alphabet Class A (GOOGL), Smart Global Holdings (SGH)

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Technology sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on Alphabet Class A (GOOGL) and Smart Global Holdings (SGH) with bullish sentiments.

Alphabet Class A (GOOGL)

In a report released today, Brent Thill from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Alphabet Class A, with a price target of $2400.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $2209.26, close to its 52-week high of $2228.99.

According to TipRanks.com, Thill is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 27.6% and a 75.0% success rate. Thill covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Palantir Technologies, and CrowdStrike Holdings.

Alphabet Class A has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $2388.47, an 8.0% upside from current levels. In a report issued on April 5, Evercore ISI also initiated

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Echo Global Logistics Named to Food Logistics’ 2020 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers List | State

CHICAGO, March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation management services, has been named to the 2020 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list by Food Logistics, the industry’s only publication dedicated to food and beverage supply chains. This is the fourth year Echo has earned this recognition, which highlights leading third-party logistics and cold storage providers in the food and beverage industry.

“We are pleased to once again be included in Food Logistics’ Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list,” said Doug Waggoner, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer at Echo. “Our extensive experience in managing transportation for food and beverage clients has given us a deep understanding of the cold chain. We know that factors like temperature and timing are critical when shipping goods for the food and beverage sector, so we leverage

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Laser Technology Market Emerging Technologies, Industry Demand, CAGR Status, Global Competitors and Future Scope

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Mar 22, 2021 (The Expresswire) —
The global laser technology market size is expected to reach USD 15.99 billion by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 4.5% during the forecast period. The increasing integration of laser technologies in semiconductor optoelectronic devices such as LDs and LEDs, and ultrashort pulse laser will have a tremendous impact on the market, states Fortune Business Insights, in a report, titled “Laser TechnologyMarket Share, Size and COVID-19 Impact Analysis, By Laser Type (Solid State Laser, Liquid Laser, Gas Laser, and Others), By Application (Optical Communication, Laser Processing, and Others), By Industry (IT and Telecom, Electronics and Semiconductor, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Automotive, Aerospace and Defense, and Others), and Regional Forecast, 2020-2027.” The market size stood at USD 11.30 billion in 2019.

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The occurrence of coronavirus has exerted massive

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The NPD Group Names New Leaders to Global Technology Next Generation Platform Development Team

Global information and advisory services company The NPD Group today announced several additions to its Next Generation Platform Development Team, part of its Global Technology organization.

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (PRWEB) March 22, 2021

Global information and advisory services company The NPD Group today announced several additions to its Next Generation Platform Development Team, part of its Global Technology organization. A leader in the collection, processing, and delivery of point-of-sale and consumer tracking data in more than 20 industries, NPD is driving continued innovation with new technology to make information more actionable and accessible for businesses looking to understand evolving consumer behavior and the shifting retail landscape.

Chris Layer has been named Vice President, Platforms and Networking. Layer will lead NPD’s Infrastructure Technology teams in developing DevOps and ITIL capabilities, as well as the implementation of NPD’s next-generation data platform in the cloud. He was formerly with Wolters Kluwer, where he

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