Digital business news site Quartz is cutting almost half its staff and closing physical offices in London, San Francisco, Hong Kong and Washington in an effort to lower costs amid declines in advertising as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Quartz was bought by financial data firm Uzabase in 2018 and started charging people to read its articles in an effort to move away from being dependent...
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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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