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Jive takes Sequoia's advice, cuts one-third of its headcount

Jive Software recently cut headcount by up to a third, a prudent move designed to maintain profitability.

By October 15, 2008


Google confirms 4,000 Motorola Mobility job cuts

The search giant will reduce headcount by around 20 percent in an effort to return the smartphone maker to profitability.

By August 13, 2012


Microsoft hiring could be slow through 2010

At shareholders meeting, CEO Steve Ballmer says he expects headcount growth to be much slower for some time to come.

By November 19, 2008


Google CEO warns of possible job cuts after DoubleClick merger

Eric Schmidt says in blog post that headcount reductions could come in U.S. and elsewhere and that the company will make a determination by early April.

By March 11, 2008


Forrester to lay off 5 percent of workforce

Research firm cites economy in cutting 50 jobs worldwide. The research department headcount will still be greater than it was a year ago though.

By February 9, 2009


Layoffs in view at open-source companies

Makers of open-source software, like everyone else, are not immune from the logic of the recession: cut headcount now to avoid future disaster.

By January 15, 2009


Oracle's second quarter to be a mixed bag

Analysts agree that Oracle is much better positioned for a recession than it was last time. Could it cut $700 million in expenses, though, without reducing headcount?

By December 15, 2008


Sony to lay off 8,000 full-timers, 8,000 others

Electronics and media giant plans to reduce headcount, curtail or delay some of its investment plans, and downsize or withdraw from unprofitable or noncore businesses.

By December 9, 2008


A low-tech 2010 census?

What was to be the first truly high-tech headcount, with workers going door-to-door with handheld computers, might now be done with pen and pencil.

By March 26, 2008


Obama picks former Googler to head federal tech overhaul

To avoid another Healthcare.gov debacle, President Obama hires a team of techies to clean up government IT systems and websites.

By August 12, 2014