HP’s Q3 profit down slightly, though sales up, over a year ago

Hewlett-Packard's financial recovery is still rocky, though there are some encouraging signs. The company reported Wednesday that sales during the quarter that ended July 31 hit US$27.6 billion, up one per cent from

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco to cut 6,000 positions

Cisco Systems Inc. is cutting 6,000 jobs -- about 8 per cent of its staff -- after releasing results that in its fourth quarter the company had US$12.4 billion in revenue, essentially the same

Published on: August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Wind Mobile’s numbers pick up

Those hoping that more wireless competition will mean the country's biggest telecom providers will restrain their pricing plans may be cheered by the latest numbers from Wind Mobile -- which may also improve

Published on: August 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry shows improvement

Operations are improving over at BlackBerry. The mobile device management (MDM) leader reported higher cash levels, stronger profitability, and lower expenses in its first quarter ended May 31. Enterprises no longer need to

Published on: June 20th, 2014 Chris Lau

BlackBerry posts another loss, but not as much as expected

BlackBerry CEO John Chen believes the Canadian company is on sounder footing, but numbers released today show it’s still struggling but making progress. Revenue for the quarter ending May 31 was $966 million

Published on: June 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Rogers re-engineers with new customer service strategy

Rogers Communications Inc. last week unveiled a multi-year plan to work on improving the company’s less-than-stellar reputation for customer service, while building its revenue and cash flow vis-a-vis its competitors. Rogers says the

Published on: May 26th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

HP to cut 11,000 to 16,000 more jobs

Hewlett-Packard Co. plans to axe between 11,000 and 16,000 positions from its operations worldwide by October 2015, adding to some 34,000 positions it was already in the process of eliminating. The new cuts,

Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Big Blue rethinks its future

Think of it as being mayor of a midsized city. Running one of the largest IT companies in the world – 400,000 employees globally – must mean facing the same amount of politicking,

Published on: May 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Wind Mobile posts strong first quarter

Wind Mobile has posted better-than-expected ARPU (average revenue per user) and subscriber growth in Canada for the first quarter of the year, according to the company's leading shareholder VimpelCom. The Wind Mobile numbers

Published on: May 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks