Showing posts with tag "amazon"

Alphabet, Microsoft spur hope big tech can handle slow economy

Alphabet Inc, Microsoft Corp and Texas Instruments Inc posted double-digit quarterly revenue growth on Tuesday and expressed optimism about the coming months, reassuring investors who had been fret...

August 10, 2022
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technology

Apple, Google, Amazon: tech companies that are slowing hiring

With recession fears mounting, and inflation, the war in Ukraine, and the lingering pandemic taking a toll – many tech companies are rethinking their staffing needs, with some of them instituting h...

August 12, 2022
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technology

Amazon unlikely to ‘displace’ Takealot in South Africa: commission

The Competition Commission says it is aware of reports of retail giant Amazon launching in South Africa, but says it is unlikely to overthrow existing players such as Takealot.

August 13, 2022
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technology

‘No longer sure bets’: tech giants are dropping bad news daily

From Seattle to Silicon Valley to Austin, a grim new reality is setting in across the tech landscape: a heady, decades-long era of rapid sales gains, boundless jobs growth and ever-soaring stock pr...

August 15, 2022
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internet

More skilled South Africans are leaving the country, says Takealot

South Africa’s biggest tech firms weigh in on the diminishing pool of highly skilled people.

August 16, 2022
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internet