Airbnb has long come to government bearing gifts, pointing to potential tax revenue its service can deliver for cities and states as reason to let the company grow. It’s now getting a bit more explicit about those rewards in New York, where Airbnb faces its biggest political test. The company tried to grab attention of New York state legislators on Wednesday by donating $10 million to nonprofits...
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Data analytics software company Sumo Logic made widespread layoffs this week, according to people familiar with the matter and an email to staff viewed by The Information, less than a month after private equity firm Francisco Partners bought the company for $1.7 billion. The exact size of the cuts couldn’t be learned. Chief Executive Joe Kim, who was named CEO three days after the...
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