Alliance at IBM has upped its total for IBM layoffs in North America by another hundred to 2,930. But how many job cuts Big Blue is making in Australia remains unknown, although the media is making estimates.
Best of TechWire Insider
Crops endure droughts and pests better because of genetic research. Syngenta scientist Mary-Dell Chilton pioneered much of that biotech work and for that she was honored by the World Food Prize.
Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday proposed a $16 billion share buyback in his latest effort to thwart Dell Inc. founder Michael Dell's effort to take the struggling computer maker private.
TechLaw: Federal and North Carolina laws regarding employees' wages and hours of work impose potential liability on a covered "employer." Do such laws impose personal liability on individuals who control the employer as well? If you answered "no," prepare to be surprised.
GlaxoSmithKline is in negotiations to sell two heart medicines to Aspen Pharmacare in a deal estimated to be worth $1 billion. If the deal goes through, a lot of GSK employees would be transferred to a new employer.
Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is reorganizing the company's struggling personal-computer business, replacing longtime head Todd Bradley with one of his deputies amid a global PC slump.
Yahoo! on Tuesday became the latest technology company to give details of government data collection, following disclosures by Apple Inc., Facebook Inc. and Microsoft Corp., all of whom have revealed thousands of warrants for data from government entities.
Dara BioSciences spent years developing DB959 for diabetes. Now it's been licensed to T3D Therapeutics, which plans to study it in Alzheimer's disease. Read why T3D is a good fit for DB959's new focus.
Which mobile carrier has the fastest 4G network? PC Magazine's test found that AT&T edged out competitors. Read more about the test findings.
For months, Sprint has been teasing formal launch of high-speed wireless service for the Triangle. And it has been available in spots. As of Monday, Sprint declares 4G LTE in place across the region.