Microsoft confirms thousands of job cuts

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    As reported earlier in the week, Microsoft will be laying off thousands of jobs, in total 105 of its workforce. Reports from last week suggested this was going to happen and that Microsoft was going...

    Microsoft confirms thousands of job cuts
     
  2. lucidus

    lucidus Ancient Guru

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    Typo ... "105 of its workforce".
     
  3. kegastaMmer

    kegastaMmer Master Guru

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    workforce as in clusters of workers i think
     
  4. Incredible Lama

    Incredible Lama Member Guru

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    I suppose it means 10%. The "5" is on the same key as "%" (using shift) on ANSI keyboard that we use in The Netherlands. 10% is a lot though.
     

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    waltc3 Maha Guru

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    105 is nothing...;) But you meant ~10,500, I'm sure. Intel lays off batches of 10k employees every few years--then hires them back, later. The layoffs always make the "news," but the rehires seldom do.
     

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