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HTC announces layoffs as resurgence bid continues

The company says that it will cut 15 percent of its staff as it refocuses its business on "premium smartphones, virtual reality, and connected lifestyle products."

By August 13, 2015

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Amazon reportedly laying off engineers after Fire phone flameout

"Dozens" of engineers have been dismissed in recent weeks from the secretive lab behind Amazon's consumer hardware, the Wall Street Journal reports.

By August 26, 2015

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Angry Birds maker to cut up to 40% of workforce

The company says that it will focus on its games, media, and consumer products divisions and needs to be more "agile" as it looks to improve its financial position.

By August 26, 2015

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Why Samsung should be nervous about its premium Galaxy smartphones

With so many premium smartphones coming in at an affordable price, can Samsung continue to justify its higher prices?

By August 14, 2015

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HTC's revenue cut in half as its smartphones fail to resonate worldwide

Its flagship phone, the One M9, has not caught on, and HTC says it will continue to invest in other areas, including virtual reality, as it looks to turn itself around.

By August 6, 2015

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Microsoft feels the pain of a failed mobile-phone business

The company swings to a loss on the weight of layoffs and a writedown of its Nokia handset division.

By July 21, 2015

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Round two of Microsoft layoff expected Thursday

Job cuts will hit nearly all divisions later this week in the second wave of the company's larger plan to cut 18,000 employees, sources tell ZDNet.

By September 16, 2014

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Qualcomm to cut 15% of workforce as part of 'realignment plan'

In its third-quarter financial report, the chipmaker lays out restructuring plans and slashes projections due to lower expectations for the semiconductor business.

By July 22, 2015

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Toshiba CEO quits as accounting scandal adds up to $1.22 billion

Japan's finance minister warns this latest scandal could shake the market's trust in the country's corporate governance.

By July 21, 2015

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Microsoft takes another hit on phones, but don't count it out yet

A fresh round of layoffs stings, but the company still plans to sell smartphones -- just not as many, or as widely as it used to.

By July 8, 2015