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Elon Musk’s theater of the absurd is a sign of the times for tech

This week in Trending, we look at the good, the bad, and the bizarre ways Silicon Valley is dealing with the coronavirus downturn.
Audrey Gelman is the founder of The Wing, which had layoffs during the coronavirus financial crisis.

Venture-backed startups are laying off thousands of tech workers as the coronavirus strains finances. Here’s a list of all of the startups that ...

Here's everything we know about which venture-backed startups are slashing headcount due to the coronavirus and economic fallout.
Robinhood cofounders and co-CEOs Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt.

Robinhood just raised a $280 million round of funding led by Sequoia Capital, making it worth over $8 billion

Previous investor Sequoia Capital led the round with participation from NEA, Ribbit Capital, 9Yards Capital, and Unusual Ventures.
WeWork founder Adam Neumann, Stitch Fix founder Katrina Lake, Stripe founder Patrick Collison, and Shopify founder Tobias Lütke

Venture capitalists reveal the startups that changed everything in the past decade

By leveraging smartphones, online marketplaces, and cheap access to technology, startups like Uber and Shopify became the talk of the town.

How Google got too big to shrink

This week in Trending we take a look at Google's efforts to cut costs amid the economic slowdown, and we reveal the results of BI's first VC panel.

Cash is nice in a crisis, but Netflix is stockpiling content

This week in Trending, we get a peek at internet companies' resilience in the face of a pandemic, as well as a toothbrush startup's dental dreams.
Arianna Huffington started her namesake publication when she was 55-years-old.

25 people who became highly successful after age 40

From designer Vera Wang to KFC founder Colonel Sanders, these success stories prove it's never too late.

The UK has greenlit a $300 million package to try to save thousands of startups from collapse during the COVID-19 pandemic

The UK plans to help bail out startups that may not otherwise survive the hit from the novel coronavirus.
Caroline Stokes is the CEO of talent agency and executive search firm FORWARD, and an expert on growing your career in management consulting.

MAKING BIG MONEY: The ultimate guides to breaking into careers with 6-figure salaries

Whether you want to go freelance or land a high-paying, full-time job, experts share how to break into various careers with six-digit incomes.

Airbnb is raising $1 billion in debt, its second fundraising round in just two weeks, as the company tries to navigate a tough economic landscape

Airbnb will pay 7.5% interest, a better deal than it secured in its last fundraising round, a source familiar with the deal told Business Insider.