Microsoft Reportedly Mulling Job Cuts

Microsoft Corp is considering significant layoffs across its various divisions, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the company’s plans.

Sections:  business   
Topics:  economic crisis   economy   job cuts   jobs   microsoft   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • US home sales rebound slightly in February
    U.S. home sales picked up slightly in February but remain sluggish due to tight inventories, affordability problems and nasty winter weather. More
  • Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years
    The dollar has risen above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo's aggressive credit-easing moves. More
  • Microsoft Develops Set-Top Box
    Microsoft has been developing designs for a simple set-top device for streaming video and other entertainment options. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
BING NEWS:
  • After Microsoft Passed, Maybe Amazon Will Buy Slack
    It may seem odd that an e-commerce company would be interested in enterprise messaging, but you have to remember that Amazon has been making inroads in the broader enterprise market for years with its hugely popular Amazon Web Services (AWS) division ...
    06/15/2017 - 1:39 am | View Link
  • Did a Microsoft job post just reveal a new Windows security feature?
    Microsoft might be planning to bring containers to the ... isolation and roaming ability,” the publicly accessible job description reportedly said. “To deliver this, we are creating a new team with a mission to impact client computing in the same ...
    12/3/2015 - 10:46 am | View Link
  • Microsoft disables option to set Google Search as default on new Lumias
    Last week, we heard Satya Nadella mulling job cuts and now the company plans to disallow Google ... that Microsoft devices came with Bing set as their default search, and reportedly didn't allow users to alter the changes. "Microsoft has never allowed ...
    07/15/2014 - 9:35 pm | View Link
  • Microsoft-Nokia Deal to Close on April 25
    Meanwhile, Microsoft is reportedly mulling a name change once the acquisition is completed. Nokia Power User posted a leaked email to Nokia's business suppliers that indicated that the brand will be renamed Microsoft Mobile. Pedro Hernandez is a ...
    04/21/2014 - 8:08 pm | View Link
  • Ford's Mulally tops Microsoft wish list
    Mulally is reportedly a top choice to take over Microsoft after current ... But Reuters reported earlier this month that Ford's board was mulling letting Mulally step down earlier than planned. However, even if Microsoft wants Mulally, that doesn't ...
    09/27/2013 - 1:49 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Wireless Industry, Wireless Technology, Wireless Companies ...
    FierceWireless provides breaking news and expert analysis of the trends shaping wireless communications.
    12/10/2017 - 2:03 am | View Website
  • Finance | Fortune
    Read the latest stories about Finance on Fortune
    12/9/2017 - 9:02 pm | View Website
  • Today's Stock Market News and Analysis
    Get the latest news and analysis in the stock market today, including national and world stock market news, business news, financial news and more.
    12/9/2017 - 7:58 pm | View Website
  • InformationWeek News Connects The Business Technology ...
    InformationWeek.com: News, analysis and research for business technology professionals, plus peer-to-peer knowledge sharing. Engage with our community.
    12/9/2017 - 7:58 pm | View Website
  • GamesRadar+
    News, reviews, previews, tips, and downloads for multiple platforms.
    12/9/2017 - 6:08 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News