Virtual events startup Hopin has cut 29% off its staff, or 242 people, TechCrunch reported. This is its second round of layoffs this year. In February, the startup trimmed 12% of its workforce, after demand cooled for its video conferencing services. The startup cited macroeconomic pressures as a reason for the most recent layoffs and said it implemented a hiring freeze, according to the report....
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