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Apple director: 'no change' in Jobs' plans

Apple CEO Steve Jobs expects to return from his medical leave at the end of June as planned, according to an Apple director who responded to an investor at the company's annual shareholder meeting Wednesday.The investor — the only one to press for details on Jobs' health — asked when the board knew Jobs planned to step away from his daily duties.

February 25, 2009 by Andrew Nusca

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Nortel to cut 3,200 more employees

Nortel today announced that it intends to reduce its workforce by an additional 3,200 positions worldwide over the next several months, almost doubling the total number of laid off employees after 1,800 workers were cut earlier this year."There is nothing more difficult than notifying employees, and Nortel is extremely conscious of the personal financial burden this will cause affected employees and their families," said Mike Zafirovski, Nortel president and chief executive officer.

February 25, 2009 by Andrew Nusca

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No Twitter blasts from Apple shareholder's meeting?

As I type this, Apple is hosting its annual shareholder's meeting, where one of the topics of discussion is likely focused on the health of CEO Stave Jobs and a succession plan for the company if Jobs is unable to return to work in June. Jobs' absence from the meeting is likely reason enough for shareholders to raise the issue of Jobs' health.

February 25, 2009 by Sam Diaz