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Google Lays Off Another 1,200 Motorola Workers
2013-03-08 16:45:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google has once again lowered the hatchet upon their newly acquired Motorola Mobility business. Last August, Google cut 20 percent of Motorola´s workforce. A third of their offices worldwide were closed in this round of job cuts. Today, the Wall Street Journal reported Google is now cutting ten percent of Motorola Mobility´s hardware workforce, or about 1,200 employees. Google purchased Motorola Mobility last...

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