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Toshiba says to cut 900 jobs in PC restructuring

A visitor looks at a display of Japan's Toshiba company during the IFA Electronics show in BerlinTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp said it would cut 900 jobs in a restructuring of its PC business that will include an exit from business-to-consumer operations in some regions. The Japanese electronics conglomerate expects the PC restructuring to cut operating profit by 45 billion yen ($414 million) but did not change its earnings forecast for the current year to March, as better-than-expected earnings in electricity and other operations offset the impact. ...

Sony heads for deeper loss as it shrinks struggling smartphone business

Sony's New York headquartersBy Sophie Knight and Reiji Murai TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp cut its earnings outlook for the sixth time on Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai's watch on Tuesday as it announced a massive impairment change on its smartphone unit, which it has failed to grow despite a rapidly expanding market. Hirai said mobile would remain one of the three core divisions of its electronics business, even though its shrinking footprint and ballooning losses now threaten the prospects of that flagship business scoring a profit this year. ...

UK earnings edge up, unemployment falls more than expected

A man stands outside a state Job Centre employment office in Coalville, central EnglandLONDON, Sept 17 (Reuters) - The earnings of British workers picked up in the three months to July but still lagged far behind inflation, even as unemployment fell more than expected, official data showed. The data from the Office for National Statistics also showed the slowest growth in employment in more than a year, suggesting some of the strength in the labour market might be easing. The Bank of England has put pay at the centre of its thinking on when to raise interest rates and Wednesday's data helped explain why it halved its forecasts for earnings growth in 2014 to 1.25 percent. ...

S.Africa's Clover FY profit falls as high inflation, costs bite
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African food and beverage firm Clover Industries Ltd posted a 14.2 percent fall in headline earnings on Tuesday, clipped by brisk inflation levels and higher raw material costs. Headline earnings per share, which strips out one-off items, totalled 102.7 cents in the year ended June compared with 120 cents a year earlier. Consumer spending in Africa's most-advanced but ailing economy is under pressure due to higher personal debt levels while higher input costs have hit manufacturers such Clover and Tiger Brands. ...
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About Me
Just some information about me. mostly this is where I put the non-professional stuff. Also you can find more links to other places where I have a profile, like LinkedIN for example.
Work Expierence
I thought I would start recording all the places where I worked and what I learned from each one. Each employer in this section has their own page and each one is written in my own voice. These are not ment to be professionaly written. I wrote them in a way where you could get a hint of my personality so please enjoy.

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
-- Theodore Roosevelt 1903
Skill Set
A breif list of the different technology skills I have. I'm not as strong in some as I am in others. So move the mouse pointer over each one and get a little description for each one.
These pages are primarly for displaying a concept of web development. Some may not be formatted the best and some may not have all the loopholes closed. These pages are just to take one or a very few concepts and show that I can do them.
Everybody has one, I do to! This page is for links to places I used to help me build my web site. or links I just enjoy.
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