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Shifting Gears: Peeking behind the curtain at Uber and SpaceX

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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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

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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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