After Layoffs, Crypto Startups Face a ‘Crucible Moment’

The hard times could be a harbinger for everyone else.

Coinbase Offered Them Dream Jobs—and Then Took Them Away

Hundreds of prospective employees have been left adrift, including some who were counting on the position…

Bolt Loaned Employees Thousands to Buy Stock—Then Laid Them Off

At least one employee borrowed $100,000 from the company—and now has just 30 days to pay…

The Bad Times Are Coming for Startups

A spate of layoffs is just the first sign of trouble for early-stage companies facing an…

Miami’s Bitcoin Conference Left a Trail of Harassment

For some women, inappropriate conduct from other conference-goers continued to haunt them online.

What Elon Musk Can Learn From Mastodon—and What He Can’t

Twitter’s new owner has a vision that sounds a lot like a scrappy little social network…

A Wave of Startups Is Tackling Cow Burps and Other Climate Issues

The demand for tech to save the planet is driving a new boom in companies trying…

Airbnb Cracked Down on Ukraine Listings. Donors Wish It Hadn’t

In an effort to limit scams, the platform has canceled bookings in the country with little…

TV Struggles to Put Silicon Valley on the Screen

From WeCrashed to Super Pumped, Hollywood is still too infatuated with founders.

Can an Online Course Help Big Tech Find Its Soul?

The Foundations of Humane Technology is an eight-hour class for Silicon Valley’s disillusioned workers.