Western Digital, Toshiba announce BiCS4 QLC flash
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GM Dan Cermak among them.
Part of its cost reduction efforts.
14 percent of its global workforce.
Despite small growth in profits.
Cuts deepen as revenue falls.
Angry birds developer Rovio is restructuring and cutting up to 130 jobs in the process.
Up to 900 staff members shown the door.
Around 10 per cent of staff for the chop.
Sources point to 20-30% cuts in engineering, sales.
Atari has closed Test Drive Unlimited publisher Eden Games, stating that it's focusing more on mobile gaming.
Industry sources are reporting that hardware manufacturer MSI is looking to start 2010 with a staffing reduction of between 10 and 20 percent of its workforce.
Pandemic is being consolidated into EALA as part of EA's bout of layoffs.
MySpace is cutting headcount in its US offices by a whopping 30 percent - although senior management is allegedly dodging the axe for now.
Toshiba has posted the largest net loss in the history of the company - and plans to shed 3,900 contract workers from its Japanese facilities to cut costs.
Google has announced a further 200 job losses in its sales and marketing divisions as the credit crunch bites, blaming sudden growth for duplicated roles.
Sega has announced plans to cancel a number of games in development, close more than a hundred arcades and lay off approximately 18 percent of its workforce.
Panasonic has announced massive losses this year which have forced the company to cut 15,000 jobs and close 27 manufacturing plants worldwide.
Despite showing excellent grown in many of its divisions - up to 27 percent year-on-year - AOL has announced that it is to let around ten percent of its workforce go.
Microsoft disappointed investors yesterday with a below-expectations earnings report - and has embarked on a cost-cutting programme that will see 5,000 jobs eliminated.
Peripherals manufacturer Logitech has announced a poor fourth quarter, with income down a whopping 70 percent year-on-year - and it's looking to lose 600 jobs.
In further proof that the tech sector is really feeling the credit crunch, Google has announced the closure of three engineering offices and is trimming its service offerings.
The One Laptop Per Child project, which aims to provide low- or no-cost laptops to children in developing nations, has announced jobs cuts as it struggles to stay afloat.
Creative has revealed in a financial filing that it lost almost half its workforce during the last financial year as it struggled to compete in a competitive and shrinking marketplace.
Western Digital has announced that it is in financial difficulties, and is to close two facilities and lay off around 2,500 workers along with other cost-cutting measures.
In a response to the current economic climate, Finnish mobile giant Nokia is to lay off around 600 staff and close a manufacturing plant.