BlackBerry lays off 250 in Waterloo

BlackBerry lays off 250 in Waterloo

Canadian smart phone maker BlackBerry Ltd. has laid off 250 employee at its product testing facility in Waterloo, Ont. as...

July 25th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Shopify, others recruit IT workers laid off by IBM

Shopify, others recruit IT workers laid off by IBM

IBM Canada is still staying largely silent two days after reports that it is laying off staff across North America.Early...

June 14th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

iGate will create 500 local jobs in Canada: CEO

iGate will create 500 local jobs in Canada: CEO

Facing wide spread public backlash and a federal government probe on its possible misuse of Canada’s temporary foreign workers program,...

April 12th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

RBC boss apologizes over outsourcing snafu

RBC boss apologizes over outsourcing snafu

The head of Royal Bank of Canada today apologized to employees affected by the bank’s decision to outsource their jobs...

April 11th, 2013

Is it time to quit your job?

Is it time to quit your job?

Many opportunities are out there for skilled IT workers, but it could be you haven't found the right one yet. There are...

November 1st, 2012 brian bloom

HP CEO: Wait until 2016 for turnaround

HP CEO: Wait until 2016 for turnaround

Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlett-Packard Corp., says she won't be able to say if she's managed to turn the company...

October 4th, 2012 brian bloom

Sony Mobile gives 1,000 workers the axe

Sony Mobile gives 1,000 workers the axe

Sony was once a major player in the mobile market, but is facing pressure from a few vendors that are...

August 23rd, 2012 brian bloom

Motorola to lay off 4,000 employees around the world

Motorola to lay off 4,000 employees around the world

Motorola is under pressure to return itself to profitability after years of bad returns, narrowing its focus to high-end devices...

August 13th, 2012 brian bloom

Alcatel-Lucent to chop 5,000 jobs

Alcatel-Lucent to chop 5,000 jobs

The fate of staff at Alcatel-Lucent Canada is unknown after the French company announced Thursday it will lay off 5,000...

July 26th, 2012 Howard Solomon