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Digging into Uber as it preps for $10 billion IPO:

By Joshua Fruhlinger, April 10, 2019
Uber plans to raise $10 billion in its upcoming IPO, and analysts want to know where the returns will come from. Here are some early indicators based on alternative data.
Uber plans to raise $10 billion in its upcoming IPO, and analysts want to know where the returns will come from. Here are some early indicators based on alternative data.

Remote and work-from-home job listings have grown 151% since 2018

By Joshua Fruhlinger, April 9, 2019
The greatest place to find a job in the future is your living room. Remote and work-from-home job listings at some of the world's biggest companies are on the rise.
The greatest place to find a job in the future is your living room. Remote and work-from-home job listings at some of the world's biggest companies are on the rise.

Facebook accelerates privacy-related hiring spree, looks to beef up Asia-Pacific workforce

By James Mattone, April 8, 2019
After being called "morally bankrupt pathological liars" by New Zealand's privacy commissioner, Facebook has stepped up its job hunt for privacy related positions in the Asia-Pacific region.
After being called "morally bankrupt pathological liars" by New Zealand's privacy commissioner, Facebook has stepped up its job hunt for privacy related positions in the Asia-Pacific region.

Snap Inc started a gaming platform. But...why?

By James Mattone, April 5, 2019
Snap Inc. launched its video game platform with the help of its (recently bought) in-house studio and partners like Zynga. But is this really going to save Snapchat?
Snap Inc. launched its video game platform with the help of its (recently bought) in-house studio and partners like Zynga. But is this really going to save Snapchat?

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