Day on Sunday became the day that is not so pleasant for the employees who take shelter under the banner of Motorola Mobility. Mobile phone manufacturers are now owned by Google is announced will lay off 20% employees.
More than a third of the 4,000 jobs cut in the United States anda third of Motorola Mobility 94 offices worldwide will also be closed, so the decision has been made.
Quoted from the NYTimes on Monday (8/13/2012), trimming the number of employees is a prime langah in Google’s plan to revive the company. As is known,Motorola Mobility far behind its competitors such as Apple and Samsung.
Google annexed Motorola Mobilityin May, with a value of USD 12.4 billion. Internet giant does not explain specifically how it will use a Motorola, but it has certainly made the purchase to add Google’s patent portfolio. Also rumored that Google would use gush to Motorola smartphones and tablet itself.
NYTimes reports of further said that the Motorola Mobility plans to leave the market as being unable to generate profit. They also will stop production of low-end devices.