AltaVista to be shut by Yahoo

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Tough times at Yahoo could mean the end of web icon AltaVista. All Things Digital reports that in addition to cutbacks in the company's product division, Yahoo plans to close down the once-popular search engine, along...

Two executives leave as Dell restructures

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Dell's President of Global Operations, Mike Cannon, and Chief of Marketing, Mark Jarvis, are leaving the company less than two years after being brought on by Dell CEO Michael Dell, who returned to the helm...

Yahoo possibly cutting 3500 jobs

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Hot off the revelation that Microsoft is no longer interested in acquiring it, search-company Yahoo may be planning to cut as many 3500 jobs by December 10th, mainly in its sales and finance departments. According...

Dell Cuts Jobs in Ireland

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PC maker Dell announced today that, beginning in July of this year, it will lay off 250 workers in Ireland as part of its global cost-cutting plan, a decision economists said reflected the rising expense...

Hundreds of Layoffs Expected at Yahoo

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Yahoo is planning to lay off hundreds of employees in an effort to increase its profitability, prop up its deflated stock price and narrow the focus of its sprawling Internet portal to a smaller number...

EA lost $328M in '07, layoffs planned

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Redwood City-based megapublisher EA reported its second quarter fiscal year 2008 results today, revealing a net loss of $195 million for the quarter ending September 30. During the same period last year, the company posted...

Executive Says Sony Layoffs not Related to PS3

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Wednesday's reported layoffs at Sony Computer Entertainment America may have served as another wakeup call to the company's current struggles in today's gaming market, but SCEA communications chief Dave Karraker denies that the PS3's third...

Intel braces for layoffs

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Intel is expected to announce internally the results of its efficiency review on Sept. 5, a move that could result in thousands of layoffs. The chip maker, which has already made a series of sweeping...

Mass Layoffs Loom For HP

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HP is expected to initiate a corporate restructuring within the next two weeks that could see as many as 15,000 layoffs. Analyst firm Sanford C. Bernstein & Co said that HP could slash between five...

Layoffs at LucasArts

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Bells toll for more than two dozen studio staffers at the developer/publisher's San Rafael headquarters. Dark clouds formed over San Rafael, California, today as LucasArts laid off 29 of its employees. Before...

Sun begins layoffs

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Thanks Configure for this one.. Sun Microsystems began a massive layoff Tuesday, a process that will cut about 3,900 jobs. The layoff is the same size--9 percent of the company's work force--that...

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