China’s economy showed surprisingly slow economic growth in July, prompting the country’s central bank to lower interest rates in an effort to boost the economy. Slowing consumer spending and rising youth unemployment were among the raft of economic indicators that could spell trouble for consumer tech companies, which had already been struggling to cope with the fallout from China’s strict...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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