Software

  • 10 High-Paying Jobs In A Booming Sector

    10 High-Paying Jobs In A Booming Sector

    As Americans' lives are increasingly filled with technology, careers in information technology are expected to grow significantly through the end of the decade. The Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts that many IT jobs are expected to grow faster or much faster than average through 2020. What's more,... Continue Reading

  • IBM's 'Transformation': More Layoffs, Despite Earnings Surge

    IBM's 'Transformation': More Layoffs, Despite Earnings Surge

    When a company reports strong end-of-the-year earnings, workers might expect some positive news -- maybe a bonus, even. But that's not what happened at IBM. On Wednesday, the same day the Armonk, N.Y.-based technology corporation announced its net income "surge" of 6 percent for the fourth quarter, reports... Continue Reading

  • Shockingly High Salaries At Tech Startups

    Shockingly High Salaries At Tech Startups

    The word "startup" for many people conjures up images of a newly formed tech company filled with young, not-too-well paid staffers who are hoping their stock options might be worth something someday. But that's changing -- at least in tech hotspots, such as Silicon Valley, according to a new online... Continue Reading

  • The 4 Start-Ups Techies Most Want To Work For

    The 4 Start-Ups Techies Most Want To Work For

    Despite the nation's lackluster job market, those with education in science, technology, engineering or mathematics -- commonly referred to as STEM fields -- are finding their skills are highly sought by employers. The problem is so acute that many jobs in Silicon Valley are going unfilled because of a lack... Continue Reading

  • Desperately Seeking Engineers, Zoosk Woos Applicants With Dates

    Desperately Seeking Engineers, Zoosk Woos Applicants With Dates

    Upstart online-dating site Zoosk is desperately seeking software engineers and is taking a novel approach in the hope of getting its hooks into some talent -- by promising a date with one of the two actors featured in the company's TV ads. Get hired by the San Francisco-based company by Sept. 30, and "as a... Continue Reading