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8 Travel Recovery Zingers From Y Combinator’s Adam Goldstein: The Long View This Week

Adam Goldstein, Y Combinator visiting partner and Hipmunk co-founder, appeared in Skift founder Rafat Ali’s The Long View podcast April 17, 2020. Skift Take: Regardless of the shape of the travel recovery, it’s clear that travel startups will be behind the curve. Many investors were already wary of funding new travel companies, but now they’ll […]

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Hipmunk Co-Founders Denied by SAP Concur in Buyback Attempt and 15 Other Top Digital Stories This Week

Hipmunk the chipmunk sheds a tear in response to SAP Concur’s denial of his bosses’ attempt to buy back the company. Hipmunk Skift Take: This week in digital news, Hipmunk co-founders tried — and failed — to buy back their company in an attempt to save it from getting killed off by SAP Concur. Plus […]

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Hipmunk Co-Founders Spurned by SAP Concur in Attempt to Buy Back the Company

Hipmunk co-founders Adam Goldstein (left) and Steve Huffman tired to buy back the company from Concur. Hipmunk Skift Take: It isn’t very unusual for a company like Hipmunk to get acquired and then to fade into oblivion in the clutches of a much larger corporation. That’s the way it goes in the heartless mergers-and-acquisitions game. […]