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Ashton Kutcher Wants An Oscar For The Steve Jobs Biopic
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I think that we can all agree on our initial reaction to the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to portray Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic. “What?” But after everyone settled down and it was confirmed that it wasn’t …

Wozniak: Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs A Great Choice
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Yesterday we brought you news that none other than Ashton Kutcher had been selected to play Steve Jobs in an upcoming independent biopic simply called Jobs. Though initial reports (which came out on Sunday) were thought to be an April …

Get A Job! Employers Prefer Practical Training [Survey] Get A Job! Employers Prefer Practical Training [Survey]

Hey, college kids and recent grads: you’ll probably want a job soon, right? A real job. A “grown-up” job. Something with a generous benefits package. Heck, something with any benefits package. Maybe even a job that’s–dare you ask so much?–relevant …

Top 12 Cities For IT Jobs In 2012

If you’re looking for a new or better job in the IT industry here’s some great news. There is hope for those who want to work somewhere other than Silicon Valley. According to the latest research done by Modis, the …

CIOs Continue Hiring IT Professionals CIOs Continue Hiring IT Professionals
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In another sign of a rebounding economy, technology executives are expected to continue hiring IT personel in the second quarter of 2012, albeit at a slower pace than three months ago, according to the newly released Robert Half Technology IT …

IBM Cuts Another 1,000 Jobs, Enjoys a 7% Increase in Profits IBM Cuts Another 1,000 Jobs, Enjoys a 7% Increase in Profits

Over 1,000 U.S. IBM employees were “let go” during the past week. This comes as no surprise. IBM has been decreasing American jobs for half a decade. IBM has reduced its American workforce by over 21,000 employees since 2007. It …

Steve Jobs’ Birthday Today Steve Jobs’ Birthday Today

Today would’ve been the 57th birthday of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, who passed away last October after a long battle with cancer. Fan commemoration has been a trending topic, and there had been speculation that Apple was going to release …

Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted Steve Jobs’ Facebook Timeline Deleted

A Facebook Timeline depicted the life or Steve Jobs was taken down Wednesday, after a request for a comment on the profile from Mercury News. The timeline, under the name “Steve Paul Jobs,” was exhaustive, depicting Jobs’ life with status …

Robotics Industry To Create 1 Million New Jobs Robotics Industry To Create 1 Million New Jobs

According to the International Federation of Robotics, increasing use of robots will create 1 million new jobs in the next 5 years. The announcement is based on a study, “Positive Impact of Industrial Robots on Employment,” conducted by the market …

“App Economy” Created Nearly 500,000 Jobs Since 2007 “App Economy” Created Nearly 500,000 Jobs Since 2007

For an industry that wasn’t even around in 2007, the “app economy” has grown significantly in the past five years. TechNet sponsored a study to show the growth of what they call the “app economy.” There are now 466,000 jobs …

Students Missing Out On Jobs Due To Poor Info Students Missing Out On Jobs Due To Poor Info

With unemployment numbers sitting where they are, you would think that schools and universities would be doing all they can to help place students into jobs upon graduation. But, despite having the skills employers want, nearly half of young people …

Facebook Is A Powerful Recruitment Tool Facebook Is A Powerful Recruitment Tool

You probably use Facebook to share photos and witty anecdotes on a daily basis. Did you know that Facebook is quickly becoming the largest employee recruitment Web site as well? This infographic from HireRabbit details everything a company needs to …

Could Manufacturing Save The U.S. Economy? Could Manufacturing Save The U.S. Economy?

While economic growth in the United States is expected to slow in the first quarter of 2012, the manufacturing industry is expected to grow. In the past two years manufactureres have added 330,000 new jobs. Part of the reason for …

Obama offers To Forward Resume` of Out-of-Work Engineer Obama offers To Forward Resume` of Out-of-Work Engineer
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5:30 Monday evening saw the first Google+ hangout for the President. Many people had several inquiries for the leader of the free world. Fort Worth, Texas resident Jennifer Weddel was one of the participants int the live video conference. She …

Obama Talks Steve Jobs at State of the Union Obama Talks Steve Jobs at State of the Union
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In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama talked a lot about jobs. And during a segment about jobs, he mentioned another important job(s) – Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. After finishing a point about immigration reform, Obama …

IT Employment Continues to Grow IT Employment Continues to Grow

In December 2011, the IT job market grew by 15,300 jobs, which is part of a general upward trend according to a report by TechServe Alliance. This figure encumpasses IT service firms, suppliers, clients, and consultants. This is almost a …

Apple Threatens Lawsuit Over Jobs Action Figure Apple Threatens Lawsuit Over Jobs Action Figure

In a move that should surprise no one, Apple has threatened legal action against Chinese manufacturer In Icons, makers of the 12-inch Steve Jobs action figure. Apple apparently sent a letter to In Icons claiming to own the rights to …

Steve Jobs Action Figure Bypasses Cool, Goes Straight To Creepy Steve Jobs Action Figure Bypasses Cool, Goes Straight To Creepy
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Steve Jobs’ death a few months ago was greeted with a huge outpouring of emotion. Displays of grief were many and varied, and lots of people looked for ways to commemorate the man they saw as another Thomas Edison. Now, …

Facebook’s New NYC Engineering Office Is Already Accepting Applications Facebook’s New NYC Engineering Office Is Already Accepting Applications

Looking to tap into some East Coast talent, Facebook has just announced that they will be opening a brand new engineering office in New York City. It will be their first engineering office outside the West Coast. “More than 800 …

Adobe Flash For Mobile, 750 Jobs To Go By the Wayside Adobe Flash For Mobile, 750 Jobs To Go By the Wayside

Adobe dropped the bomb that it is basically giving up on mobile Flash development, while increasing its investments in HTML5. You may recall the big back and fourth between Adobe and Apple over Flash last year. Remember the famous letter …

Google Panda Update: Cutts Confirms Another Tweak Google Panda Update: Cutts Confirms Another Tweak
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As previously reported, Google’s Matt Cutts tweeted out on October 5 to “expect some Panda-related flux in the next few weeks, but will have less impact than previous updates (~2%).” SearchMetrics has since shared numbers for sites it found to …