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David Jones
Apple Steers Its Car Project All Over the Map
09/29/16 1:52 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 578 Words

Its autonomous vehicle project earlier this month suffered a partial closure with layoffs of dozens of employees, according to the NYT .

The company this summer lost a key executive, Bart Nabbe, to startup Faraday Future.

A feeding frenzy is developing,...

David Jones
Google Pursues Both Fiber and Wireless Broadband Ambitions
09/16/16 7:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 618 Words

Google Fiber this week began reaching its tentacles into North Carolina's Research Triangle, a move that seems to contradict the gloom-and-doom rumors of layoffs and low consumer interest.

Coming soon to the Triangle and starting to connect homes and businesses in...

David Jones
Microsoft Dynamics Edges Out Salesforce, Oracle for HP Win
09/15/16 2:55 PM PT | CRM Buyer | 516 Words

HP Restructuring
The deal comes months after Hewlett-Packard announced plans to accelerate layoffs in the aftermath of last year's division of the company into two separate firms: HP Inc. and Hewlett Packard Enterprise . HP plans to cut 3,000 jobs...

Rob Enderle
Dell + EMC: History Is Made
09/05/16 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1515 Words

Still, without him, this disaster of a merger would result in excessive layoffs , as well as pain for the remaining employees and HP's stockholders and customers.

Fiorina was fired -- not typically a success proof point. Meg Whitman gave up trying...

David Jones
Intel Pivots From PCs to Cloud
04/22/16 12:40 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 549 Words

The cuts, which will involve about 11 percent of Intel's global workforce by mid-2017, will be achieved through a combination of voluntary retirements and layoffs , the consolidation of numerous job sites, and a re-evaluation of existing and planned programs.

The move...

Richard Adhikari
Hard-Pressed Pebble Sheds 25 Percent of Workforce
03/29/16 11:44 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 596 Words

The company has raised US$46 million, but CEO Eric Migicovsky blamed the layoffs on the difficulty of raising funds in Silicon Valley these days.

"Pebble was an early innovator but always had an uphill battle to take on the big boys...

Rob Enderle
Fiorina's Presidential Road Not Taken
02/15/16 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1531 Words

This is often a problem with executives who overuse layoffs as a financial management tool. It builds disrespect, disloyalty and outright hatred.

Fiorina never understood the power of analytics, and the people who used to work for her who did understand how...

David Jones
Yahoo May Have Found a Lifeline
02/11/16 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 561 Words

Yahoo earlier this month announced a restructuring, including layoffs . The board of directors indicated it would consider strategic alternatives -- basically offering a corporate calling card for suitors interested in entering an alliance, or acquiring the company or some of its assets.

Richard Adhikari
Sprint to Lay Off Thousands of Customer Service Reps
01/28/16 12:32 PM PT | CRM Buyer | 655 Words

As for the customer care layoffs , "Sprint has probably thought this through carefully, and I don't think it'll do anything to lose customers," he added.

The market seems to agree. Sprint shares closed Tuesday at US$2.99, up 47 cents, then...

Quinten Plummer
Yahoo May Be on Road to Oblivion
12/03/15 1:22 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 822 Words

"Since Marissa Mayer was hired three years ago, instead of paring down and being a very focused company, Yahoo has had a string of acquisitions, significant management turnover, layoffs , attempted integration of new team members with existing operating teams -- all...

Erika Morphy
EMC Swings Its Partners in Rumored Deal Talks
09/22/14 5:30 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 670 Words

Also, the company announced a round of 11,000-16,000 layoffs this May, following a workforce reduction of 24,000 in 2012. A multibillion-dollar acquisition doesn't seem to be an appropriate follow-up.

As for Dell, its profit margin is razor thin at the moment,...

John P. Mello Jr.
BlackBerry Ripe for Growth, Predicts CEO Chen
08/06/14 1:25 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 668 Words

Those layoffs will free up resources that will enable the company to make strategic acquisitions that will fuel future revenue growth, Chen wrote.

BlackBerry made such an acquisition last week. It purchased Secusmart , a privately held German firm that focuses on...

Denis Pombriant
Good to Gooder
07/23/14 7:39 PM PT | CRM Buyer | 822 Words

Microsoft added 25,000 people when it acquired Nokia and about 12,500 of the announced layoffs are scheduled to come from that workforce. They are good people, mostly, who make things that under Nadella, Microsoft would prefer not to make -- though Steve Ballmer...

Rob Enderle
Google's Death Wish
12/09/13 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1489 Words

Those customers eventually rebelled, and IBM had to fire its CEO and do layoffs for the first time in its very long life.

Microsoft jumped with both feet into the gap left by IBM, and grew to own the technology market in...

David Vranicar
Tesco Goes TSA on Shoppers to Grab Marketing Data
11/05/13 9:48 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 553 Words

BlackBerry announced in September that it was cutting dozens of jobs in the U.S., and followed that up a week later by announcing thousands of layoffs across all departments.

[Source: CNN...

Rachelle Dragani
BlackBerry to Customers: Seriously, We're OK!
10/16/13 7:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 628 Words

Most recently, those headlines revealed that it lost US$1 billion in its latest quarter and initiated layoffs of about a third of its workforce.

Those headlines have also reflected its struggle to compete in the smartphone market. The BlackBerry 10 OS and...

David Vranicar
British Retailer Takes Site Offline to Clear Out Disgusting E-Books
10/15/13 12:39 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 566 Words

BlackBerry: It's All Good!
BlackBerry penned an open letter -- ostensibly for customers and partners, but republished in dozens of outlets in numerous countries -- to declare that the company is "here to stay" despite red ink-soaked books and massive layoffs ...

David Vranicar
China Targets Online Rumor Mill With Threat of Jail
09/10/13 9:11 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 495 Words

The layoffs are reportedly part of rolling cuts that began several weeks ago. Weak sales and a diminished (and still shrinking) market share are the impetus for the downsizing.

[Source: The Wall Street Journal...

Rachelle Dragani
Can Zynga's Pink Slips Save the Farm?
06/05/13 8:52 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 567 Words

Don't Stick a Fork in It
It's still too early to tell whether the layoffs and increased resources toward mobile development will be a winning strategy for the company, said Pollak.

Zynga has instituted other cost-trimming measures in the...

Chris Maxcer
The Clock Is Ticking on 30/30's Simple, Powerful Task Manager
05/20/13 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1020 Words

There's plenty of people out there with similar problems: Even if they survived a round of layoffs , there's usually a business need to get more done with fewer resources and people.

If the ability to avoid distraction and meter out your...

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