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Insecurity At The FBI Jobs Website

Information technology workers who manage to find employment at the Federal Bureau of Investigation may want to make their first task improving the security certificate used on FBIJobs.gov.

Irish Luck To Bring More Google Jobs?

700 more positions at Google’s Dublin-based European headquarters may be opening soon, and bring to 1,000 the number of people working in Dublin for the search advertising company.

Steve Jobs Ruined My Thanksgiving

I recently got an iPod Nano, mainly because I’m annoyed at the limitations of my iPod Shuffle on long trips (like flying half way around the world).

Video ‘iPod’ Beyond Disney And ABC

Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced “one more thing” would be the video iPod with ABC content available through iTunes 6.

Hollywood To Jobs RE VidiPod: Gimme

Five unions representing actors, writers, and directors have made a public statement calling for a cut of TV shows sold for video iPod viewing.

Googley-Eyed For Phoenix

Google announced on Wednesday their new engineering office in Phoenix at a press conference with the governor of Arizona, Janet Napolitano from her office.

Google Drives Jobs To Michigan

A Google job post seeks entry level techies in Ann Arbor, Michigan to help build a new Googleplex.

Jobsters Searching For New Jobs

Seattle-based online job recruiter Jobster launched their newest venture, Jobster Search. Jobster says the new job search engine is based on getting most of your information in one click and then getting all your networking and referrals done through the Internet.

Bronfman Bashes Jobs Over 99 Cents

Edgar Bronfman Jr calls Steve Jobs and Apple ‘unfair’ when it comes to pricing all songs at the same 99 cent level.

Jobs Says Music Companies Are Greedy

After meeting with major music labels seeking price hikes for Apple iTunes downloads, Apple Computer Inc. CEO Steve Jobs used the popularity of Apple’s iPod and iTunes, and logic, as leverage to swat those requests.

Siemens Cuts Jobs In Germany

It’s bad news for 2,400 German employees as Berlin-based electronics company Siemens AG downsizes its staff as part of a “major restructuring” of Siemens Business Services (SBS). Siemens shares were up after the news.

Email Argument Costs Two Secretaries Their Jobs

Why is it that stories like this one always seem to originate in law offices? In today’s episode of Emails Gone Wild, we find Katrina Nugent in one corner and Melinda Bird in the other.

Hewlett-Packard To Cut 5,900 European Jobs

Hewlett-Packard is letting go of 5,900 employees in Europe as it undergoes a “global restructuring plan”, which it announced back in July.

Steve Jobs: “Podcasting Is Taking Off Like a Rocket.”

Steve Jobs’ introduction of Apple’s new Rokr and Nano is now available online. He reveals some interesting factoids on iTunes and iPods.

Jobs Won’t Fill French Keynote Slot

At France’s Apple Expo later in September, attendees will not see Apple’s CEO deliver a keynote address.

Kodak Goes For Digital Success, Cuts More Jobs

Eastman Kodak is accelerating its previously announced business model, which it is building in hopes of achieving long-term success in digital markets.

Kodak Increases Number of Jobs To Cut

Eastman Kodak previously said that it is building a business model with the goal of achieving long-term success in digital markets. Now the company has announced that the plan is accelerating.

HP Cuts Costs And Restructures Itself, Cuts 14,500 Jobs

HP is implementing a program designed to cut costs and simplify its structure. Part of this plan is terminating the jobs of 10% of its regular full-time staff.

Profits Peak, But Tech Jobs Hit A Valley

While the seven biggest firms in Silicon Valley have had big profit gains, employment in their home county continues to fall.

BLS Data On Jobs Projections May Be B.S.

Suggestions by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on tech job growth forecasts have been disputed.

Apple Poisons Podcast RSS Extension

After being widely hailed for taking the concept of podcasting mainstream, Apple may be implementing proprietary definitions for podcast formats.