SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Yahoo! on Monday, 21 October, announced that it hired New York Times reporter David Pogue to head a grand expansion of consumer-focused technology news.
23 Oct 2013 07:37
WASHINGTON, USA: The founder of eBay, Pierre Omidyar, said on Wednesday, 16 October, he will back a project with investigative reporter Glenn Greenwald which "elevates and supports" journalists and "allows them to pursue the truth."
17 Oct 2013 07:47
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Online retailer Amazon said on Tuesday, 1 October, it would hire more than 70,000 full-time employees in the United States in the coming weeks to help with holiday orders.
2 Oct 2013 07:47
NEW YORK CITY, USA: BlackBerry said it would cut 4,500 jobs as the struggling Canadian smartphone manufacturer retrenches in the face of hefty losses and weak sales of its new handsets.
23 Sep 2013 07:46
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Models joined labour activists at New York fashion week to protest clothing brand Nautica over its parent company's failure to sign an agreement to improve conditions in Bangladeshi factories.
9 Sep 2013 10:54
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft says that its chief executive Steve Ballmer would retire within 12 months as the company searches for a successor for this US technology company.
26 Aug 2013 07:42
SAN FRANCISCO, US: Crowdfunding gets a new twist on Thursday with the launch of an online platform that offers start-ups ideas and expertise as well as cash.
25 Aug 2013 10:52
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Information technology company Cisco announced on Wednesday (14 August) that it will cut 4,000 jobs, or 5% of its workforce.
16 Aug 2013 09:18
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