Amazon confirms employee layoffs as Big Tech prepares for vacation

What do you want to know

  • Amazon is the latest major tech company to announce layoffs.
  • Dave Limp, an executive at Amazon, announced changes to the Devices & Services unit in a blog post.
  • The company reportedly plans to lay off up to 10,000 employees.

Big Tech is not done with downsizing as Amazon begins laying off a number of employees. An executive confirmed the decision to cut staff in a blog post on Wednesday.

Dave Limp, senior vice president of devices and services at Amazon, released a statement regarding the updates the company is making to the business. The notice was shared the same day with the Devices & Services organization.