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5 things you should know about tech today

- November 8, 2019 3 MIN READ

  It’s Friday and major stuff’s happening. Like. 1. Airbnb will audit houses after Vice exposed a massive scam After 11 years in business, a US$35 valuation and hopes for an IPO, the normally aloof house sharing platform Airbnb is actually going to take more than a casual glance at what’s going on with the… Read more »

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Dexus, one of Australia’s biggest property trusts, remains bullish on co-working spaces

- November 6, 2019 2 MIN READ

The transformation of CBD offices into co-working spaces by the likes of WeWork and JustCo has lured solo entrepreneurs out of cafes, creating new demand, with room for plenty more in Australia, according to a senior real estate executive. Kevin George, executive general manager of office, at ASX-listed real estate investment trust Dexus, said the… Read more »

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Adam Neumann ‘got on the last helicopter out of Saigon’: a business school professor’s brutal WeWork analysis

- October 3, 2019 3 MIN READ

  US co-sharing office startup WeWork had a valuation of $47 billion as it moved towards an IPO in August Founder Adam Neumann stepped down as CEO amid growing concern about his behaviour and the company’s viability and the IPO was withdrawn A long time critic says the company looks set to lose thousands of… Read more »

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There’s a small detail in an Australian coworking space report that should chill potential WeWork investors

- September 13, 2019 4 MIN READ

Plans for a multi-billion-dollar IPO of US coworking space company WeWork appear to be teetering on the edge amid questions about founder Adam Neumann and a plunge in the value of the company and reports that Softbank, the biggest investor, is pushing for a delay in the float. In trying to ascertain the value of the… Read more »

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WeWork and REA Group in new property partnership

- April 18, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

REA Group has partnered with global shared workspace company, WeWork, to bring collaborative workspaces to Australians. The relationship will see WeWork’s Australian listings advertised across leading REA Group owned and operated commercial property sites, Spacely and