Articles about IT Employment
Facebook, Apple, Google and Twitter are all recruiting staff for roles in major cities across the country.
Is all the American hysteria surrounding the H-1B foreign worker mired in unsubstantiated, inaccurate economics? An overwhelming amount of evidence from American academics seems to suggest so.
The last few years have been tough for IT contractors due to the recession but pay and jobs on are now on the rise.
Which workers are really most at risk of being replaced with machines? Well, it looks like the boss is safe, at least for now...
Seven months after ANZ CIO Anne Weatherston called it quits, the banking giant has found a replacement.
The Indian IT outsourcer hopes to expand its US workforce in order to be more responsive to local clients.
Michael Dell has boasted about the positive results the company has seen since becoming a private company last year, and how the company plans to continue the momentum.
Despite the demand for digital and cloud skills continuing to grow, the overall salary rate for permanent IT roles has remained unchanged.
Amazon's diversity scorecard fills out how one would expect these days, unfortunately.
LinkedIn also held steady with its user count, citing once again that it has "more than 300 million members."
After nearly two years in the role, Telstra CIO Patrick Eltridge has announced that he will be leaving the company to explore international opportunities.
Oracle has been ordered to pay close to AU$162,000 in damages to former employee Rebecca Richardson, with the court granting interest on the damages.
The German airline says the sale of its IT infrastructure division is coming to a close, and a new partnership with IBM is on the horizon.
LinkedIn's Economic Graph continues to grow as the social network now retains more than 313 million users and counting.
Tech CVs are more likely to be inaccurate than those in staffing or financial services.
The global job market is in a precarious position. Increasing numbers of people compete against each other for vacancies, from the CEOs recently made redundant to the unemployed undergraduate. The current unemployment statistics are worrying - but it has inspired some new and creative ways to grab an employer's attention.
Making PCs is a tough business, with low profit margins and cutthroat competition. To squeeze a few extra bucks out of every PC they sell, some OEMs cut deals to preinstall trial versions of software. On top of that, some OEMs feel compelled to “add value” to their hardware by bundling software programs and utilities that duplicate functions already available in Windows. This gallery documents the frustration I found after unboxing three new consumer notebooks.
Jawbone makes some of the best Bluetooth headsets and speaker so it wasn't much of a surprise that their new health device, the UP, is also built very well. Can the UP help you improve your health through activity tracking and team motivation?
ZDNet Asia picks out top apps across four mobile platforms--iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone--to put some organization into your life.
ZDNet Asia picks out top apps across four mobile platforms--iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone--to help today's workers be more efficient at work.
It's that time of year when the rain and wind impact our outside activities. The Apple iPad has thousands of applications and many are available for those of us working and playing in the outside environment. For coaches like myself, we need some kind of case to protect our devices while also allowing us to manage our teams in practice and games. I took a look at three different rugged iPad 2 cases and have selected a case that fits my needs.
It's taken 18 months from go to woe, but the Commonwealth Bank has begun moving over 300 staff per week into its lavish new tech-filled offices on the Sydney Harbour foreshore. ZDNet Australia was invited to tour the offices with the bank's chief information officer, Michael Harte.
Although the economy is still shaky, that's no reason for being paid less than you're worth.
Apple's "Design and Health" kit contents: Weighted mugs, lenticular mouse pads, post-it notes, and more!
Apple's internal "design and health" guide for their designers (click images to enlarge).
If you've reached the end of your tether in IT, you can still find a satisfying outlet for your talents in an alternative career. Here are some suggestions...
I keep running into a sleazy trick that some software vendors play, and I’ve finally reached the breaking point. Software companies large and small try to make a quick buck by tricking their customers into installing software they don’t need. I’m experienced enough to bypass this stuff most of the time, but many of my friends and family members aren’t. And guess who gets the call when some add-on or toolbar has slowed their system to a crawl?I call it foistware, and I’ve decided it’s time to name and shame the worst purveyors of this plague.
The Royal Australian Navy has today pulled the covers off an advanced virtual-reality training simulator to train junior officers in combat.
A blast from the 1991 past: A look at 10 technologies - hardware and software - which have, and could last another 20 years.
At Microsoft's technology centre in Reading, customers can discuss their IT needs, sample products and develop technology in partnership with the company
At a Churchill Club event in San Jose, Calif., former PARC engineer Larry Tesler talks about Steve Jobs' trips to Xerox's PARC, including the one where Jobs eyed the company's graphical user interface prototype, which ended up making it into the Mac OS. Tesler decided to leave Xerox soon after and started working at Apple.
At the Churchill Club in Mountain View, Calif., technology executives from Microsoft, Facebook, SAP, and Juniper Networks discuss the barriers women face landing a job in the technology industry and offer recommendations for increasing the number of women working in the field.
Governments worldwide are investing in cyber armies and intelligence to counter growing online threats.
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