Microsoft has updated its company logo for the first time in 25 years, moving away from the old italic-style logo.
The new logo, which will be used for the Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 operating systems when they’re launched later this year, utilises the Segoe font that’s already featured on newer Microsoft products and marketing communications.
22 tech companies form the In-Location Alliance
A number of technology companies have launched an industry alliance that’s aimed at driving the innovation and adoption of indoor positioning services.
The new partnership is called the In-Location Alliance and it’s being supported by 22 companies.
Kerry Butters writes:
When deciding on which mobile device is the right one for your business, there are a few things to take into consideration. Firstly, are you buying a handset for yourself or for others who work in the business, or are you considering running a BYOD (bring your own device) scheme.
Sony Mobile Communications AB says it’s relocating its corporate headquarters from the Swedish city of Lund to Tokyo in October this year; a decision that will see around 15% of staff - approximately 1,000 people - losing their jobs by the end of March 2014.
Lund will remain as a key Sony Mobile site with a new focus on software and application development.
Mobile and social gaming company PopCap, which joined EA last year, has warned that around 50 US-based employees will lose their jobs as the result of a reorganisation.
An ‘exploratory consultation’ is also evaluating the future of the company’s Dublin office.