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

It’s BlackBerry employee picking time for Apple

Apple Inc. has lost no time in making a play for employees being let go by or thinking of leaving...

October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Lazaridis, Fregin mulling bid for BlackBerry

BlackBerry Ltd. co-founders Michael Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin have hired global investment firms Goldman Sachs and Centerview Partners to review...

October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Sixty lose jobs as BlackBerry retrenchment continues

BlackBerry Ltd. today confirmed that 60 more workers were laid off from its Canadian operations as job cuts in the...

September 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

New Brunswick defends payroll rebate for Salesforce

The New Brunswick government defended its providing payroll rebate to Salesforce.com Inc. even as the California-based cloud computing company announced...

September 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Sears Canada moves IT jobs abroad

Sears Canada moves IT jobs abroad

Sears Canada said it is letting go of 245 employees from its head office and will outsource most of its...

August 21st, 2013 nestor e. arellano

BlackBerry lets go of 100 more workers

BlackBerry lets go of 100 more workers

The job cuts at BlackBerry Ltd., continues as the Waterloo, Ont.-based smart phone company confirmed that another 100 workers were...

August 20th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

4,000 to lose jobs as Cisco revenues hit $12.4 B

4,000 to lose jobs as Cisco revenues hit $12.4 B

Despite realizing an increase in revenue by six per cent to $12.4 billion in the fourth quarter, Cisco Systems Inc....

August 15th, 2013 nestor e. arellano