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Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of authoritarianism

Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of authoritarianism

Yael Grauer Contributor Share on Twitter Yael Grauer is an independent tech journalist and investigative reporter based in Phoenix. She’s...

Malfunction mars the landing for SpaceX’s latest Falcon 9 resupply mission to the ISS

Malfunction mars the landing for SpaceX’s latest Falcon 9 resupply mission to the ISS

The latest Falcon 9 mission launched successfully, but its reusable booster just missed sticking the landing thanks to a stalled...

Lies, damn lies, and HQ2

Lies, damn lies, and HQ2

There are few things certain in our world except for the uplifting tendencies of technology. I’ve spent the past few...

Now eight parliaments are demanding Zuckerberg answers for Facebook scandals

Now eight parliaments are demanding Zuckerberg answers for Facebook scandals

Facebook’s founder is facing pressure to accept an invite from eight international parliaments, with lawmakers wanting to question him about...

‘The problem is Facebook,’ lawmakers from nine countries tell Zuckerberg’s accountability stand-in

‘The problem is Facebook,’ lawmakers from nine countries tell Zuckerberg’s accountability stand-in

A grand committee of international parliamentarians empty-chaired Mark Zuckerberg at a hearing earlier today, after the Facebook founder snubbed repeat invitations...

Edtech unicorn Udacity lays off 125 people in global strategy shift

Edtech unicorn Udacity lays off 125 people in global strategy shift

Learning platform Udacity is to axe a big chunk of its workforce — which looks to be between a fifth and a...

With a new deal for customers and a fresh $23 million, Mayvenn extends its hair care business

With a new deal for customers and a fresh $23 million, Mayvenn extends its hair care business

Pitching customers a new all-inclusive service for buying and installing hair, Mayvenn is looking to significantly expand its haircare business...

Electric flying taxi service Lilium poaches key hires from Audi, Airbus

Electric flying taxi service Lilium poaches key hires from Audi, Airbus

Lilium, the developer of a new electric vertical take-off and landing vehicle for a novel flying taxi service, has poached...

Monashees raises $150 million for its eighth Latin American fund

Monashees raises $150 million for its eighth Latin American fund

As technology investment and exits continue to rise across Brazil, early-stage venture capital firm monashees today announced that it has...

Lessons from building Brex into a billion-dollar startup

Lessons from building Brex into a billion-dollar startup

Henrique Dubugras Contributor Share on Twitter Henrique Dubugras is the founder Brex, the billion-dollar corporate credit provider for startups. When...