Microsoft Layoffs 10,000 People Amid Ongoing Activision Blizzard Acquisition

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Microsoft has laid off 10,000 employees.

this news comes from a Bloomberg The report detailed that Microsoft’s layoffs came as the company was attempting to reduce costs in the midst of a major economic downturn. This layoff comes in between Microsoft’s Ongoing Battle Against the FTC Call of Duty makers to acquire Activision Blizzard for $69 billion, Bloomberg reports that some people at Bethesda Game Studios, which is Working hard to get Starfield ready for release in the first half of this yearwas closed, but that hello infinite developer 343 industries The company’s portfolio of game studios was hardest hit.

According to BloombergMicrosoft plans to hire in “strategic, competitive areas” such as AI, but other tech-focused departments like HoloLens and some engineering divisions were affected by these layoffs.

Microsoft has yet to reveal the exact numbers and specific departments surrounding this massive wave of layoffs. Another tech giant, Amazon, is in the midst of its own string of layoffs as the company aims to reduce its workforce by 18,000.

heart of sports informer Employees are with everyone who was affected by these layoffs.

[Source: Bloomberg]

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