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The verdict on the Microsoft-Nokia deal is as clear as mud

Microsoft had to do something to rescue its mobile strategy, but industry pundits say this deal isn't the fix that was needed

Are you endangered? Offshoring now targets corporate IT jobs

Offshoring and productivity gains are expected to blow away 750,000 enterprise IT jobs by 2017

Cisco invests $10 million in log management startup Loggly

Cisco doesn't tend to get involved with 'Internet-first' startups, so move shows it wants to be a significant player in the public cloud space, analyst says

Tech's cash kings are sitting on billions

Compared to other industries, tech companies like Microsoft, Google, Cisco, Apple, and Oracle are keepers of the cash, holding a combined $245 billion

Trying the Apple strategy: Microsoft buys Nokia's mobile business

Microsoft decides to take its post-PC fate into its own hands rather than rely on hardware partners any longer

Microsoft to acquire Nokia's mobile business

In a $7.2 billion deal, Microsoft will buy substantially all of Nokia's Devices & Services business and license patents

Verizon to buy out Vodafone's stake in mobile unit for $130B

The cash-and-stock deal will give Verizon Communications 100 percent ownership of its mobile unit

Microsoft who? Sinofsky adds another scene to his second act, signs up with Box

The former Windows chief will advise Box as the company sharpens its cloud storage and file share service, and broadens its scope

Android product head Hugo Barra to leave Google

Barra heads for greener pastures at Chinese handset manufacturer Xiaomi. But what will that mean for Android?

Whose self-driving car will you trust: Google or the automakers?

Driverless cars are coming, and Google wants to do more than design its software -- it wants to build the cars too

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The rise and fall of Sun Microsystems

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Why IT gives business a competitive edge

Smart companies like JetBlue, NetFlix, and BNSF Railway are reaping sustained rewards by weaving IT into the fabric of their... more

Are you endangered? Offshoring now targets corporate IT jobs
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Are you endangered? Offshoring now targets corporate IT jobs

Blog by Bill Snyder

Offshoring and productivity gains are expected to blow away 750,000 enterprise IT jobs by 2017
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