Jeffrey Katzenberg is set to determine Quibi’s fate. This afternoon he’s set to host a call with Quibi’s range of investors to lay out its path foward, according to three people familiar with the matter. Shortly thereafter he’s set to address Quibi’s employees, according to two people familiar with the matter. One very likely possibility is that he will shut the company down, according to people...
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Where Google Has Grown
Alphabet has doubled the headcount in its Google Cloud unit since early 2019, according to data obtained by The Information, outstripping Alphabet’s overall hiring growth. The rapid growth helps explain why Google Cloud’s losses continue to widen even as its revenue grows rapidly. Google’s hardware unit and YouTube also each roughly doubled headcount between the first quarter...
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