Intel out, Lenovo in

Intel out, Lenovo in

Hit by a sharp decline in sales and heavy financial losses, Lenovo Group's new management team is turning the company's...

February 4th, 2009 Sumner Lemon and Dan Nystedt

$4.3B loss forces Panasonic to shed 15,000 jobs

$4.3B loss forces Panasonic to shed 15,000 jobs

Japanese electronics giant Panasonic on Wednesday forecast its first yearly loss in a long time and said it will slash...

February 3rd, 2009 Dan Nystedt

20,000 NEC workers to lose jobs

20,000 NEC workers to lose jobs

NEC plans to lay off 20,000 workers, close factories and withdraw from some business areas as a result of the...

January 29th, 2009 Martyn Williams

Dell takes $280M charge, Sony sales drop, Nintendo slips buy still in the game

Dell takes $280M charge, Sony sales drop, Nintendo slips buy still in the game

Losses in the global tech sector continued to mount today as computer maker Dell reported taking a hefty charge following...

January 28th, 2009 Marty Williams and James Niccolai

Agile development: Hire developers for talent not skills

Agile development: Hire developers for talent not skills

The Agile development model has spawned hundreds of books and dozens of conferences. There's a significant track record of successful...

January 26th, 2009 Matt Heusser

Sprint Nextel to lay off about 8,000 workers

Sprint Nextel to lay off about 8,000 workers

Sprint Nextel, after a huge loss during the first three quarters of 2008, will lay off about 8,000 employees as...

January 25th, 2009 Grant Gross

Living undercover for three years with identity thieves

Living undercover for three years with identity thieves

Salesmen and parents know the technique well. It's called the takeaway, and as far as Keith Mularski is concerned, it's...

January 21st, 2009 Robert McMillan

Google cuts 100 positions, closes 3 engineering centres

Google cuts 100 positions, closes 3 engineering centres

Google is planning to lay off 100 recruiters, and is closing down engineering offices in Texas, Norway, and Sweden as...

January 15th, 2009 John Ribeiro

VIDEO: Canadian Information Productivity Awards

VIDEO: Canadian Information Productivity Awards

First up, Dave Revell and Sherry Smeaton of BMO are interviewed by Peter Carr of The University of Waterloo on...

January 15th, 2009 IT World Canada