• Shifting Gears: Peeking behind the curtain at Uber and SpaceX

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Joe Skipper/Reuters
    This week brought new details about the inner workings of two high-profile tech companies: Uber and SpaceX.
    The former saw the release of a book by a former employee, Susan Fowler, whose 2017 blog post about workplace harassment brought attention to Uber's aggressive, hypermasculine culture. Fowler's post sparked a period of introspection at the ride-hailing company that led CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to make repairing its troubled culture one of his top priorities.
    A new story from senior correspondent Dave Mosher shed light on a brewing conflict between SpaceX and some...
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  • Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX is reportedly seeking close to $250 million in new funding at a $36 billion valuation

    Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX is reportedly seeking close to $250 million in new funding at a $36 billion valuation

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Reuters
    SpaceX is seeking to raise "about $250 million" at a price of $220 per share, according to a report by CNBC .
    The new funding would reportedly value the company at around $36 billion.
    The push to raise new capital comes as SpaceX seeks to execute a handful of ambitious new projects, including a plan to send tourists into space .
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    SpaceX is seeking close to $250 million in fresh funding at $220 per share at around a $36 billion valuation, according to a report by CNBC's Michael Sheetz .
    The move comes as Elon Musk's aerospace...
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