Google Plans Broader Job Cuts at Motorola

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Apparently Google has decided that cutting 20% of Motorola Mobility’s workforce isn’t enough. Google revealed on Thursday that it is planning to “broaden” its restructuring of Motorola Mobility, which it officially acquired for $12.5 billion back in May. “Motorola has continued to refine its planned restructuring actions and now expects to broaden those actions to include […]


Facebook Adds a Grab Bag of Gifts Partners

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As a part of a greater push into e-commerce, Facebook announced a whole slew of retail partnerships Thursday night at a press event held at the iconic FAO Schwarz toy store in New York City. The social network launched in September a service called Facebook Gifts, allowing users to buy and send real gifts to […]


Google Is Tops for Software Engineer Salaries

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Attention software engineers: If you’re searching for the best payday, try Google. Glassdoor, a career website, culled data from 3 million salary reports, company reviews and interviews from employees at more than 210,000 companies and found Google had the highest average base salary for software engineers at $128,336. Facebook came in at number two with a […]


Why Are Mobile Ads So Cheap?

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Mobile may be the future, but right now mobile ad units still command a lower price point on average than print and web advertisements. Earlier this year, the renowned venture capitalist and former Wall Street analyst Mary Meeker gave her much-watched annual presentation on Internet trends, during which she revealed a startling statistic based on […]