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Big Blue layoffs much smaller than reported: IBM

IBM dismissed reports that it will be laying off as many as 110,000 workers beginning this week but admitted it...

January 27th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry layoffs are over, says Chen

Is the worst over for BlackBerry? After three years of layoffs it's too early to say. However, in an Aug. 1...

August 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

FollowFriday: A Tweetstorm that made sense of Microsoft’s cuts

It probably goes without saying that many of the great Canadians posting on Twitter are no longer based in Canada,...

July 18th, 2014 Shane Schick

Microsoft to lay off 18,000, most from new Nokia division

Last week Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella warned employees that the company had to change. Today the other shoe dropped. In...

July 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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...

May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

IT hiring slump to bring about skills shortage: Survey

Following a slump in hiring activity last year, a majority of Canadian technology companies are facing a talent shortage in...

January 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

More layoffs at Hewlett-Packard than expected

How deep is Hewlett-Packard Co. cutting to stabilize itself? More than was originally believed, says a report. The San Jose...

January 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Acer CEO steps down as layoffs loom

The chief executive officer of Taiwan-based PC maker, Acer Inc. today announced he is resigning because his company needs a...

November 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Gartner’s gloomy vision for tech jobs

Statistics Canada today released a rosy picture of the job market for the country with employment rising 1.2 per cent...

October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano