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Samsung must cut 10% of its workforce, and it’s iPhone’s fault

Samsung has been taking a beating from Apple as of late, and apparently it’s taking its toll. According to a new report, Samsung is responding to its diminishing smartphone sales not by fixing the root problem of its lack of originality and low quality reputation, but rather by sacking 10 percent of its workforce instead. […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Rovi-oh-no: Angry Birds dev plans to lay off 16% of its workforce

Things go from bad to worse for Angry Birds developer Rovio. Having seen its CEO step down in August, now the Finnish studio has announced that job cuts are on the cards — to the tune of up to 130…

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Microsoft to cut workforce by 18,000

Microsoft is going through some major turbulence. Today it has announced major layoffs, beginning with 13,000 positions to go immediately, with a total of 18,000 expecting to find themselves out of a job sometime during 2014. The vast majority of these…

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Apple pledges to open up about workforce diversity

Apple has long been criticized by shareholders for stuffing its leadership ranks with a bunch of old white dudes, but as Tim Cook touched down in Sun Valley Idaho for Allen & Co.’s annual media moguls conference, the Apple CEO said his…

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