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How Uber Got Lost

This article is adapted from the book “Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber,” by Mike Isaac, a reporter for The New York Times. The book will be published by W.W. Norton & Co. on Sept. 3. “From the beginning,” the blog post began, “we’ve always been committed to connecting you with the safest rides on […]

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Netflix lost US subscribers in Q2 over price hikes; how can it win them back?

Enlarge / Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. re:publica If you’ve been grumbling about the rising cost of your Netflix account, it seems you’re not alone. Netflix shared its second-quarter financial results and the company indicated that higher prices may have led to dips in the platform’s subscriber counts. Revenue for the video streaming service totaled $ […]

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More Start-Ups Have an Unfamiliar Message for Venture Capitalists: Get Lost

Supported by More Start-Ups Have an Unfamiliar Message for Venture Capitalists: Get Lost ImageFrom left, Mara Zepeda, Aniyia Williams, Astrid Scholz and Jennifer Brandel of Zebras Unite. The group encourages greater gender and racial diversity in venture capital.CreditCreditAdrian Hallauer for The New York Times By Erin Griffith Jan. 11, 2019 On a sunny Saturday morning […]