The five biggest wireless layoffs in 2012


Job Cuts

While the overall economy is in a much better place than it was during the deepest part of the recent recession, many companies are still feeling the aftershocks of the downturn. During the past year some wireless companies--many of them network infrastructure vendors and handset makers--announced significant layoffs. Some of these cuts sprang from poor economic conditions and the need to cut costs, while others were the direct result of companies shifting their strategies toward different or new products. FierceWireless has compiled this list of the top five biggest wireless layoffs in the past year. Special Report