Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 15:37 UTC
Microsoft After much, much, much speculation, Microsoft let the cat out of the bag today: due to weak results, Microsoft is going to cut 5000 jobs. Those 5000 jobs will disappear over the course of 18 months, with 1400 jobs being cut immediately. Quarterly results, as well as the cost-cutting measures, were made known in a press release today.
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RE: Oh, buy!
by rockwell on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 16:17 UTC in reply to "Oh, buy!"
rockwell
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2005-09-13

Come, now ... how could any company that sells Linux services or support ever be affected by a poor economy? Especially in 2009, which will, without a doubt, be the "Year of the Linux Desktop." Bet on it!

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