Alibaba launched a hiring spree for its new neighborhood grocery delivery business, jumping into a battle that has already seen rivals pledge billions of dollars to win the latest front in Chinese e-commerce. Alibaba, which already delivers groceries in addition to other e-commerce goods, is moving into community group buying, where neighbors pool orders to buy cheaper groceries and sundries...
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Hi, welcome to your Weekend.It was the boom-iest of times, it was the doom-iest of times. At least that’s how it feels right now in Dickensian San Francisco, where AI companies are setting up shop on every avenue, while fentanyl dealers are hanging out in every alley. I joke—but seriously, it’s wild out here. No fewer than 17 of the 35 startups listed on The Information’s new Generative AI...
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