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Squarespace is reportedly in talks to borrow up to $400 million ahead of a public listing

The website-building platform wants to secure the credit facility before pursuing an IPO in 2021 or later, Bloomberg reported.

Boulder, San Jose, and… Ann Arbor? These are America’s top 12 tech hubs, according to Bloomberg

Bloomberg's 2019 Brain Concentration Index measures the concentration of STEM jobs and degree holders within a particular city.
Sequoia Capital partner and former PayPal CFO Roelof Botha

PayPal’s former finance chief says Bank of America closed his account with ‘absolutely no explanation’

Famed tech investor Roelof Botha's tweet sparked conspiracies that he may have been banned for trading bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.
Obi-Wan Kenobi performs a Jedi mind trick in "Star Wars Episode IV — A New Hope."

‘Masa is a Jedi’ — Adam Neumann reportedly compared WeWork to Amazon on the advice of SoftBank’s Son

Neumann reportedly hoped the comparison to the $900 billion company would make WeWork's astronomical valuation look affordable.
WeWork cofounder and former CEO Adam Neumann.

‘The last person I felt this with was Jack Ma’ — SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son reportedly compared WeWork’s Adam Neumann to A...

“When Masa chose to invest in me for the first time, he only met me for 28 minutes. Okay?” Neumann reportedly said about Son's decision to back him.
The We Company CEO Adam Neumann.

SoftBank is reportedly holding up a big chunk of its $9.5 billion bailout of WeWork — and it’s causing ‘lots of anxiety’

Worried investors bid down the price of WeWork's junk bonds, driving their yield and spread to record highs.

From leech collectors to knocker-ups, here are 16 weird jobs that no longer exist

The Industrial Revolution did away with many oddball gigs that your great-great-grandparents might have had.
Cristiano Ronaldo danced to "Baby Shark" in a bizarre ad for Shopee.

Cristiano Ronaldo and ‘Baby Shark’ helped a Singaporean e-commerce group triple its sales last quarter

The Juventus star dances to a remix of the viral children's song while swiping on Shopee's mobile app in its latest advertising campaign.
WeWork cofounder and former CEO Adam Neumann

WeWork’s third-quarter losses and cash crunch show why SoftBank valued it below $5 billion

The troubled coworking startup lost more than $1.2 billion and its cash reserves shrunk by about $900 million.
Robinhood users treated the app's "infinite money" glitch like a cheat code in a video game.

Robinhood’s ‘infinite money’ glitch shows the dangers of turning investing into a game, expert says

Stock-trading apps make "money more ethereal, like a token in a video game, so users tend to treat it as a game credit rather than actual cash."