Layoffs are on the rise in the midst of crypto winter

New York CNN Business  —  Hao Jia was so convinced in the potential of cryptocurrencies that he passed up a job at a large tech firm, Oracle, to take another offer he received in early April to be a software engineer at one of the buzziest crypto startups, Coinbase. But last week, Jia was one … Read more

SpinLaunch wants to radically redesign rocketry. Will its tech work?

New York CNN Business  —  A California startup wants to put satellites into a circular chamber and whip them around to more than 5,000 miles per hour before letting them burst out, allowing a rocket to fire up its engine only after it’s escaped the smothering tug of Earth’s gravity. Humanity has been putting objects … Read more