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> Stripe is closing in on a mega $3 billion funding deal with existing investors that would value the payments giant at between $55 billion and $60 billion, according to The Information.
> The raise would be at a sharp discount on Stripe's last funding round in March 2021, which was made at a $95 billion valuation.
> Internal records show that Twitter has shed about 80% of its employees since Elon Musk took over and headcount is hovering around 1,300 working employees today.
> With fewer than 550 full-time engineers now, one former Twitter engineer says the remaining team will be spread thin, and will likely have a hard time maintaining the service while adding new features.
The carrier believes that the breach first occurred "on or around" Nov. 25, 2022. The carrier didn't learn that a "bad actor" was getting data from its systems until Jan. 5.
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