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Blackberry Reports $965 Million Loss
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published September 27, 2013
The struggling smartphone maker had previously reported layoffs.
Tags: smartphone, layoffs, quarterly financials, BlackBerry Z10
BlackBerry Lays off 250 More Workers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 25, 2013
More executives may also be preparing to leave the struggling smartphone maker.
Tags: smartphones, layoffs, BlackBerry 10
Report: More Layoffs at BlackBerry
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 10, 2013
The company has already fired its U.S. sales chief.
Tags: smartphone, layoffs, BlackBerry 10
IBM, Symantec Lay Off Workers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 14, 2013
More than 1,600 workers lost their jobs at IBM; 1,700 out of work at Symantec.
Tags: IBM, IT jobs, Symantec, layoffs, Dice.com
Cisco Lays Off 500 Workers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published March 28, 2013
The job cuts are less than 1 percent of the company's workforce.
Tags: networking, EMC, Cisco, layoffs
Google Will Cut 1,200 More Jobs at Motorola Mobility
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published March 08, 2013
The layoffs will reduce Motorola's head count by 10 percent.
Tags: Google, IT jobs, layoffs, Motorola Mobility
Nokia to Cut 1100 IT Jobs
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published January 17, 2013
The smartphone maker plans to lay off 300 workers and outsource 820 IT jobs.
Tags: IT jobs, smartphone, outsourcing, Nokia, layoffs, phone, India
Motorola Mobility to Leave South Korea
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 10, 2012
Google will lay off 500 workers and is selling Motorola's set-top box business.
Tags: Google, layoffs, South Korea, set-top box, Motorola Mobility
Texas Instruments Plans to Cut 1,700 Jobs
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published November 15, 2012
The company plans to stop developing chips for smartphones and tablets.
Tags: mobile, smartphones, chips, processors, Texas Instruments, layoffs, tablets
AMD Could Lay Off up to 30% of Workforce
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 15, 2012
The company announced disappointing results in its most recent quarterly report.
Tags: AMD, processor, layoffs, workforce, chip
Juniper Networks Laying off 500 Workers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 02, 2012
The company said the layoffs are not targeted at its QFabric line.
Tags: networking, layoffs, Juniper Networks
HP Increases Job Cuts to 29,000
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published September 10, 2012
The company plans to invest the money it saves in R & D.
Tags: HP, restructurings, layoffs
Lexmark Exiting Inkjet Printer Business, to Lay off 1,700
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 28, 2012
The company will focus on higher-margin products and services.
Tags: layoffs, printer, inkjet, Lexmark
Sony Mobile to Cut 1,000 Jobs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 23, 2012
The company will also move its headquarters from Sweden to Japan.
Tags: mobile, smartphone, restructurings, layoffs, Sony
Google to Cut 4,000 Motorola Mobility Jobs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 13, 2012
The company plans to close a third of its 94 Motorola offices.
Tags: Google, mobile, smartphones, layoffs, jobs, Motorola Mobility
Cisco Cuts 1,300 Jobs in 'Limited Restructuring'
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 24, 2012
The layoffs will amount to 2 percent of the networking vendor's global workforce.
Tags: networking, Cisco, restructurings, layoffs
Nokia Cutting 10,000 Jobs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 14, 2012
Three high-profile executives will also leave the struggling phone maker.
Tags: smartphones, Nokia, layoffs, lumia
RIM to Lay Off up to 2,000
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 29, 2012
Several high-profile employees have left the company in advance of its restructuring plans.
Tags: mobile, smartphone, layoffs, RIM
HP's Whitman to Announce Restructuring Plan Wednesday; 30,000 Jobs Targeted
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 18, 2012
Layoffs could impact up to 10 to 15 percent of the company's 320,000 employees.
Tags: HP, layoffs, Meg Whitman
Yahoo Cuts 2,000 Jobs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 04, 2012
This could be the first of several rounds of layoffs for the struggling Internet company.
Tags: Yahoo, layoffs
T-Mobile to Lay Off 1,900 Employees
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 23, 2012
The mobile carrier will shutter seven call centers.
Tags: mobile, layoffs, T-Mobile
AOL to Lay Off 40% of Staff
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 09, 2012
Two top executives will also leave the struggling Internet company.
Tags: layoffs, AOL
HP Cuts Half of its webOS Team
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published February 29, 2012
The company is laying off 275 workers as it transitions its mobile operating system to open source.
Tags: open source, HP, layoffs, webOS
IBM Fires More Than 1,000 in North America, Group Says
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published February 29, 2012
Big Blue has laid off around 0.2 percent of its global workforce in "resource actions."
Tags: IBM, layoffs
As Weak Q4 Earnings Loom, Yahoo Freezes Hiring and Contemplates Layoffs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published January 19, 2012
New CEO Scott Thompson appears to be cutting costs at the troubled Internet company.
Tags: Yahoo, layoffs
AMD to Lay Off 10% of Global Workforce
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published November 04, 2011
The restructuring plan is expected to cut $200 million in costs for next year.
Tags: AMD, layoffs
Yahoo Does Layoffs, Should its CEO be First?
By Rob Enderle | Article Published December 15, 2010
A tech analysts opines that management and true leadership are very different things.
Tags: IT management, Yahoo, layoffs, Best Buy, CEO
Developer Layoffs Are Never Fair
By Eric Spiegel | Article Published April 12, 2010
Why are some developers laid off while others keep their job? The difference between them might be essentially nonexistent.
Tags: programmers, IT Jobs/Salary, IT job, developer salary, layoffs
CA to Lop Off 1,000 Jobs
By Larry Barrett | Article Published April 06, 2010
The software developer will lay off 1,000 workers, or roughly 8 percent of its workforce, and shutter some facilities in a cost-cutting move.
Tags: cloud computing, IT Jobs/Salary, restructurings, layoffs, CA
Coping Tips For Managers Who Lay Off Workers
By Chris Nerney | Article Published March 25, 2009
Coping Tips For Managers Who Lay Off Workers
Tags: IT jobs, IT managers, layoffs, career, advice, CIOs
Do Nice Engineers Finish Last in Tough Times?
By Eric Spiegel | Article Published January 19, 2009
A tale of two IT professionals, one nice, one ruthless. Which one survived the wave of pink slips?
Tags: security, software, management, IT Jobs/Salary, layoffs
Glad Bartz Said 'Butt' Instead Of 'Butts'
By Chris Nerney | Article Published January 14, 2009
Glad Bartz Said 'Butt' Instead Of 'Butts'
Tags: search, Yahoo, layoffs, CEO, Yang, Bartz
Do The Layoffs Right, Yahoo
By Chris Nerney | Article Published December 11, 2008
Do The Layoffs Right, Yahoo
Tags: search, Yahoo, layoffs, recession, Yang
Tech And The 'L' Word
By Chris Nerney | Article Published October 22, 2008
Tech And The 'L' Word
Tags: IT jobs, Yahoo, layoffs, IT career, Comcast, Hiring
Nice Touch, eBay
By Chris Nerney | Article Published October 06, 2008
Nice Touch, eBay
Tags: eBay, layoffs, acquisitions, jobs, auctions
Well, At Least That Free Wi-Fi Rollout Should Go A Little Faster
By Chris Nerney | Article Published July 01, 2008
Well, At Least That Free Wi-Fi Rollout Should Go A Little Faster
Tags: layoffs, Wi-Fi, Starbucks, Wall Street, Nasdaq