Civil, a blockchain-based journalism startup whose cryptocurrency was intended to free news outlets from having to rely on advertising, has shut down. Civil’s founder and CEO, Matthew Iles, told Poynter that he concluded the initiative wasn’t sustainable. Civil’s demise was a long time in the making. When it launched in 2018, it was hailed as a promising and innovative way of supporting in-depth...
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Instacart’s Fake IPO and Why Hiring in Tech Is So Broken
Like all industries, Silicon Valley gets set in its ways. So I particularly enjoyed a comment from Sam pointing out the absurdity of tech hiring practices on this week's episode of More or Less. It is definitely food for thought, along with our debate about when tech companies should go public. Hope you enjoy! Spotify Apple
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