John Paczkowski

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So–Do You Find Your 20 Years of Dell Management Experience Helpful Here at Circuit City?

Dell (DELL) founder and CEO Michael Dell wasn’t kidding when he said cost-cutting is a company priority. Earlier this week, Dell reaffirmed its plans to reduce employee headcount by at least 8,800. But by the time he met with analysts this morning, Dell had apparently determined that reduction isn’t enough. Reuters reports that Dell said he plans to take the knife to the company again, cutting beyond that 8,800 target. “We are not satisfied with the current state of affairs and are on a mission to fix it,” said Dell. “Every area of the company is being pursued.”


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work