According to data collected by Crunchbase, more than 32,000 workers in the US technology sector were laid off at the end of July due to massive job losses.
“We included both startups and publicly traded companies based in the US. We also included companies based elsewhere that have a significant team in the United States, such as Klarna,” the analysis said.
The layoff includes ride-sharing platform Uber,
As of April 1, this year, more than 43,000 employees of 342 technology companies/startups around the world have been laid off and more than 13 percent are
In India, more than 25,000 start-up workers have lost their jobs since the start of the pandemic – and more than 11,500 have been laid off this year.
The layoffs in India are dominated by edtech platforms such as Unacademy (1150 employees), BYJU’S (550 at Toppr and
The other Indian startups and unicorns that have laid off workers are Meesho, MPL, Trell and Blinkit (now owned by
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