Reduce dependence on PCs
Intel has decided that there is no point waiting for the PC to return and is decimating its staff and getting into something else more lucrative – cloud computing and the Internet of thing.
Hardware and Cloud
Acer has divided its businesses into two group – one for IT hardware products and the other for cloud services, smart devices and e-businesses.
Spliting into three major segments
Acer plans to implement a corporate restructuring project and divide its business into three major segments – PC, cloud and data center management, and re-investment businesses.
Ten percent to be fired
Troubled search engine Yahoo is following the Ancient Roman practice of decimating its legions for poor performance.
If your executives get done for fraud it is nice to have government help
The Japanese governmet has stepped in to help Toshiba rebuild its home electronics division and other operations by facilitating tie-ups with Sharp and others.
6,800 out into the cold and snow at Christmas
More than 6,800 employees at Toshiba are paying the price for not standing up to corporate executives who were encouraged to cook the books.
Asustek is shuffling its management deck and playing a game of musical chairs to respond to what it says are “drastic changes” in the business computing environment.
When the Ancient Roman army suffered from poor performance it decimated its army – killing ten percent as warning to the rest.
Trying to cheat the reaper
Troubled mobile phone outfit HTC has announced that it is sharpening its axe in a restructuring plan which will see it make money again.