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Spectrum auction compromise part of payroll tax cut bill

Congressional compromise to extend the payroll tax cuts and unemployment benefits also includes authorization funding for a public safety wireless network.

By February 16, 2012

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SF gives preliminary OK to payroll tax break for Twitter

Board of Supervisors gives preliminary approval to a payroll tax package designed to keep Twitter and other companies in the city. Opponents consider it an unnecessary corporate giveaway.

By April 5, 2011

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Microsoft cuts 2,100 employees worldwide

As part of a second wave of cuts announced in July, Microsoft is laying off 2,100 employees worldwide on September 18.

By September 18, 2014

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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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There's no 'i' in Apple's Team Cook

The maker of the iPhone, iPad and iTunes has dropped the i-prefix from its newest products, starting with its Apple Watch and Apple Pay. CNET discusses why.

By September 11, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Silicon Valley's invasion of San Francisco

A major migration is under way, with technology companies large and small setting up shop in San Francisco and bypassing the historic heart of the tech industry.

By August 22, 2014

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For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014

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Nokia employees in China protest Microsoft layoffs, report says

Hundreds of Nokia employees in China reportedly rally against the software giant's "hostile takeover and violent layoffs."

By August 1, 2014

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Microsoft confirms plans to cut 18,000 jobs in the next year

A majority of the job cuts will come from the recently acquired Nokia devices and services unit.

By July 17, 2014

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Microsoft layoffs coming soon, analyst says

Announcement of layoffs ranging between 5 percent and 10 percent expected this month when the company reports its fiscal quarter.

By July 11, 2014