Stripe cuts 14% of its workforce, CEO says they ‘overhired for the world we’re in’
Stripe has announced that it’s laying off 14% of its workers, impacting around 1,120 of the fintech giant’s 8,000 workforce. The latest round of layoffs follows a string of cutbacks in the
Entrepreneur First raises $158M at a $560M valuation, adding Stripe’s Collison brothers to its list of backers
Entrepreneur First made a name for itself a decade ago in its home base of London, and then further afield, for the novel approach it takes to tech investing: Rather than seek out interesting, scaling
Still managing engineers remotely? Okay has a performance dashboard for that
In the past year, the company saw both its revenue and customer base grow around 10 times.
What makes Checkout.com different from Stripe
While Checkout.com has kept a low profile for many years, the company raised $380 million within a year and reached an impressive valuation of $5.5 billion. It wants to build a one-stop shop for all t
Let’s give tech philanthropists the benefit of the doubt on COVID-19
We’ve spent so long asking tech to turn its attention to real-world problems. Let’s not complain when they do so now.
Superhuman founder seeks to raise debut venture fund
The founder of one of 2019’s most buzzworthy startups is putting on his VC hat.
These are the most successful companies to emerge from Y Combinator
A look at the 20 most successful companies to come out of Y Combinator.
Stripe launches Sigma, a new analytics tool to help businesses track payments data
Payments startup Stripe is always on the lookout for ways it can help its users make better use of its APIs, and occasionally builds new products to solve common problems they face. A good example of
Stripe’s Patrick Collison says no to an IPO any time soon
You can imagine that Stripe CEO Patrick Collison is asked a lot about whether his San Francisco-based payments company plans to go pubic any time soon. Last year, the seven-year-old company raised $15
Stripe Hires Away Twitter’s Romain Huet To Lead Global Developer Relations
At Twitter's Flight conference, one of the stand-out portions of the keynote was a pretty epic on-stage coding exercise. It lasted about a half-hour and turned into a sample project that was immediate