Category: Editorial

United Internet looks to sell off its giant email businesses

United Internet looks to sell off its giant email businesses

The company hopes to gain €1.5 billion from the sale. United Internet is looking to sell two of Germany's top email providers, GMX and Web.de, for around €1.5 billion ($1.52 billion), according to a report in Reuters. With approximately 67 million accounts, United Internet AG is a 'leading E... Read more

date13 days ago
Shopify cuts 10 percent of workforce as online shopping slows

Shopify cuts 10 percent of workforce as online shopping slows

The post-pandemic slowdown in online shopping forced the tech giant to slash jobs. This week Reuters reported that Canada's Shopify is laying off 10 percent of its workforce as the e-commerce company struggles with slowing growth due to a pullback in online shopping. The move comes after the com... Read more

date21 days ago
Google slows down its hiring

Google slows down its hiring

Google has told employees that it’ll be “slowing down the pace of hiring for the rest of the year,” according to an internal memo Tuesday by CEO Sundar Pichai obtained by The Verge. "Because of the hiring progress achieved so far this year, we'll be slowing the pace of hiring for the rest ... Read more

date1 month ago
Intel seeks to recoup €593 million euros in interest from EU

Intel seeks to recoup €593 million euros in interest from EU

After winning an appeal on an antitrust fine, Intel wants payback. US chipmaker Intel filed a claim for €593 million euros ($624 million) in interest from the European Commission, according to reporting in Reuters. The claim comes five months after the company convinced Europe's second-top co... Read more

date2 months ago
Oracle has to finally pay HPE the $3 billion it owes them

Oracle has to finally pay HPE the $3 billion it owes them

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected Oracle's final appeal. The US Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Oracle's appeal to overturn a ruling ordering the IT giant to pay $3 billion in damages for violating a decades-old contract agreement. As reported in The Register, the story goes back to J... Read more

date3 months ago
Lobby groups call for increased US-EU cooperation on tech research

Lobby groups call for increased US-EU cooperation on tech research

Industry groups on both sides of the Atlantic call for closer regulatory alignment for emerging technologies and coordinated protection from China American and European business lobby groups have urged the US and EU to support research collaboration on key emerging technologies such as artificia... Read more

date3 months ago
European cloud CRM market projected to grow 6.5% annually

European cloud CRM market projected to grow 6.5% annually

The impressive growth rate is forecast to cover the next five years. An new report shows that the European cloud CRM market is expected to reach USD 16.61 billion by 2027. This equates to a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.5% over the period of 2022-2027. Such is the conclusion of a ne... Read more

date4 months ago
Cloud skills shortage hits 70 percent of IT companies

Cloud skills shortage hits 70 percent of IT companies

A new survey by Cloudreach and AWS sheds light on the challenges of cloud adoption. 70 percent of surveyed IT leaders are concerned with a shortage of cloud skills. Cloudreach released new data highlighting the latest cloud technology trends. More than 70 percent of surveyed IT leaders internati... Read more

date4 months ago
GLO Integration merges with Deloitte Digital

GLO Integration merges with Deloitte Digital

Deloitte acquires GLO Integration. The Dutch system integrator merges with Deloitte Digital. GLO Integration made a mark with integration, Salesforce and Mulesoft services. The Dutch organization leverages a proprietary integration framework. Customers are supported by more than 40 trained integ... Read more

date5 months ago
Top HR executive: ‘hybrid work will be history in a few years’

Top HR executive: ‘hybrid work will be history in a few years’

The former head of HR at Google has little faith in the future of hybrid work. Laszlo Bock expects Google's staff to return to the office full-time within three to five years. Starting next Monday, US Google employees are expected in the office three days a week. For some organizations, the end ... Read more

date5 months ago
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