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Biography for Rebecca Day

Rebecca Day, Senior editor of Consumer Electronics Daily and contributing editor to Communications Daily and Washington Internet Daily, joined Warren Communications News in 2010. She’s a longtime CE industry veteran who has also written about consumer tech for Popular Mechanics, Residential Tech Today, CE Pro and others. You can follow Day on Instagram and Twitter: @rebday

Recent Articles by Rebecca Day

Xperi Pinning Product Segment Hopes on Nascent TiVo Stream Ecosystem: CEO

Xperi sees growth opportunities from continued proliferation of entertainment content, changes in entertainment consumption trends and a broader move toward artificial intelligence at the edge, said CEO Jon Kirchner on the company’s Q2 earnings call Monday. It was Xperi's…Subscribe to Read >>

'Constrained Environment' for TVs Looms After Supply Chain Disruptions: TCL

TCL expects a “constrained environment” for the rest of 2020, emailed a spokesperson, following up on the vendor's 2020 virtual product launch for Series-5 and Series-6 TVs last week. TCL’s component supply chains, including panels, reside in China; supplies…Subscribe to Read >>

ON Has 10% Revenue Decline; Sees Q3 Wireless Weakness From 'Delayed Launches'

COVID-19 continues to be a “significant headwind” at ON Semiconductor, which reported a 10% revenue drop in Q2 to $1.2 billion, said Chief Financial Officer Bernard Gutmann in the quarterly statement Monday. ON had “moderate improvement in business…Subscribe to Read >>

COVID-19 Safety Fears Disrupting Installations, Says Universal Electronics CEO

COVID-19 “continues to impact near-term demand” in Universal Electronics Inc.'s traditional home entertainment and security businesses, said CEO Paul Arling on a Q2 call. UEI's MVPD and security customers’ “ability or willingness to install hardware in consumers' homes” for…Subscribe to Read >>

Roku Added 3.2M Accounts During Lockdown, Reports Higher Ad Revenue

COVID-19 lockdowns helped Roku add 3.2 million incremental active accounts in Q2, a record for a non-holiday quarter, said Chief Financial Officer Steve Louden on a Wednesday investor call. The company ended Q2 up 41% year on year in…Subscribe to Read >>