The tech-wide reckoning that started in 2022 and ran all through into 2023 has continued into this yr. And whereas 2024’s losses will not be at that scale, they’re nonetheless vital, pushed by large names like Pixar, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla and TikTok. It stays to be seen if this yr’s layoff tendencies observe final yr’s, during which layoffs slowed down in the summertime, earlier than cuts started ramping up but once more towards the winter.

Momentum for a tech sector rebound stays gradual to construct, outdoors of shiny spots inside synthetic intelligence and adjoining firms, leading to tech firms persevering with to chop again on their workforces and pivot from a progress mindset to 1 primarily based on effectivity within the face of cussed market situations.

However monitoring these layoffs helps us to grasp the affect on innovation, which firms are dealing with robust pressures and who is offered to rent for the companies fortunate to be rising proper now. Sadly, it additionally serves as a reminder of the deeply human affect of layoffs and how danger profiles might evolve from right here

Under you’ll discover a complete record of all of the identified layoffs in tech that began final yr, to be up to date month-to-month. You probably have a tip on a layoff, contact us right here. For those who desire to stay nameless, you’ll be able to contact us right here.

The ultimate whole of layoffs for 2023 ended up being 262,735, in line with Tech layoffs performed in 2023 had been 59% larger than 2022’s whole, in line with the info within the tracker. And 2024 is off to a tough begin regardless of not reaching the height of final yr’s first quarter cutbacks.

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April 2024


Has laid off 382 workers, amounting to 32% of its whole workforce, TechCrunch solely discovered. The background-screening platform was final valued at $5 billion in April of 2022.


Reportedly laid off a large a part of its workers in a restructuring effort. The variety of workers impacted is at present unknown, however sources advised Inc42 that it could possibly be “within the vary of 70-100” employees.


Is shedding 614 workers in California after abandoning its electrical automobile challenge, in line with a WARN discover.

Agility Robotics

Has laid off a “small quantity” of workers as a part of a company-wide deal with commercialization efforts.

Ghost Autonomy

Shut down operations. The corporate, which was backed by OpenAI, employed about 100 folks.


Is shutting down Yummly, the recipe and cooking app it acquired in 2017.


Will reduce tons of of jobs throughout Gross sales, Advertising, World Companies and its Bodily Shops Know-how staff.


Is shedding about 500 workers, accounting for 3% of its whole workforce, as a part of a restructuring effort.

March 2024


Has laid off 20% of its workers after buying point-of-sale platform Cuboh. The corporate beforehand laid off 100 folks in 2022.

Nintendo of America

Is restructuring its testing division, which is essentially made up of contractors. A Nintendo spokesperson advised Kotaku the adjustments will finish some assignments however will result in the creation of recent full-time positions.


Minimize its world workforce by about 6,000 jobs, in line with a 10-Ok SEC submitting. The submitting reveals the corporate reduce 13,000 jobs within the final yr.


Has made cuts to its workers, the corporate confirmed to TechCrunch. A report in Fintech Enterprise Weekly estimates that 17 folks, or about 15% of the corporate, had been impacted. 


Is chopping 195 roles in an effort to turn out to be extra sustainable, CEO Henry Chan wrote in a weblog submit. The layoffs affect almost 1 / 4 of its workers.


Reportedly eradicated 20% of its whole workforce in its second restructuring effort previously yr.

Chipper Money

Carried out one other spherical of layoffs impacting 20 workers, CEO Ham Serunjogi introduced in a weblog submit


Has reportedly reduce 16% of its workers in a strategic transfer to help its Textio Carry product. 


Is reportedly shedding round 25% of its workforce. In line with Axios, the cuts have an effect on roughly 80 folks.

Phantom Auto

Is shutting down after failing to safe new funding, TechCrunch has discovered. The distant driving startup, which had reduce workers final yr, employed just a little greater than 100 folks.


Is reportedly slashing its advertising and communications workers. The corporate beforehand introduced a method to switch upwards of 8,000 jobs with AI.

Minimize just below 40% of its workers, equating to dozens of workers, the corporate confirmed to TechCrunch.


Laid off round 15 folks earlier this yr, following feedback from CEO Chris Caren that the corporate would be capable of scale back 20% of its headcount due to AI.


Laid off 13% of its workers primarily based in its New York workplace because the web3 fantasy sports activities platform focuses on its Paris headquarters, a supply aware of the matter advised TechCrunch.


Is eliminating roughly 7% of its workforce as a part of organizational restructuring. The fintech unicorn final performed layoffs in August 2022.


Is chopping about 13% of its workforce, affecting 40 workers. It’s the second spherical of layoffs for the battery startup in latest months.

Challenge Ronin

Is shutting down, leading to a “everlasting mass layoff” impacting round 150 workers.

February 2024


Plans to put off 15% of its workforce and says it probably doesn’t have sufficient money available to outlive the subsequent 12 months.


Minimize 5% of its workforce, impacting 670 workers, because it strikes away from the “improvement of future licensed IP.”


Is letting go of about 350 workers, accounting for 30% of its workforce.


Is probably going chopping tons of of workers who labored on the corporate’s autonomous electrical automobile challenge now that the trouble has stopped, TechCrunch has discovered.


Is shedding 900 workers from its PlayStation unit, affecting 8% of the division’s workforce. Insomniac Video games, Naughty Canine, Guerrilla and Firesprite studios will even be impacted.


Will reportedly reduce 1,500 roles in 2024, primarily in its Product & Know-how division, accounting for greater than 8% of the corporate’s workforce.


Eradicated roughly 60 workers, or 17% of its workforce. It’s the monetary startup’s third main layoff spherical previously 12 months.


Is shedding 10% of its salaried workforce in a bid to chop prices in an more and more robust marketplace for EVs.

Meati Meals

Will lay off 13% of its workforce as it really works to “construct a financially sustainable enterprise,” CEO Phil Graves advised TechCrunch solely.


Introduced it would eradicate 5% of its workers, impacting greater than 4,000 folks.


Will lay off about 550 employees in a transfer designed to advertise “working expense effectivity.”


Introduced in an SEC submitting that it’ll lay off roughly 250 workers as a part of a restructuring effort.


Is scaling again its funding in quite a few merchandise, TechCrunch has discovered, leading to layoffs that can have an effect on roughly 60 workers.


Is shedding 230 workers worldwide as a part of the corporate’s efforts to advance its deal with “the AI-enabled office of the longer term.”


Is chopping 30% of its North American workforce as a part of a restructuring.


Is reportedly chopping jobs in its healthcare companies One Medical and Amazon Pharmacy. The variety of impacted roles is at present unknown.


Introduced plans to eradicate 6% of its workforce, largely impacting the corporate’s gross sales and advertising divisions.


Introduced plans to chop 10% of its workforce, impacting roughly 500-plus workers, in an effort to “scale back hierarchy.”

Polygon Labs

Has laid off 60 workers, or about 19% of its workers, CEO Marc Boiron introduced in a weblog submit.


Is shedding roughly 400 workers. The layoffs come virtually precisely a yr to the day after Okta introduced plans to chop about 300 workers.

January 2024


Will lay off 95 employees in New York Metropolis, in line with a submitting with the New York Division of Labor.


Is shedding about 6% of its world workforce, or 280 workers, the corporate confirmed to TechCrunch.


Carried out one other spherical of layoffs earlier this month, amounting to roughly 15% of its workforce, a supply aware of the scenario advised TechCrunch. 


Is reportedly shedding round 1,000 folks within the Money App, foundational and Sq. arms of Block.


Has reportedly begun company-wide layoffs. Whereas it’s unclear how many individuals will probably be affected, one supply advised TechCrunch it was anticipated to be within the “1000’s.”

Aurora Photo voltaic

Has laid off 20% of its workers of about 1,000 folks, TechCrunch solely discovered. The cuts to the software program startup come regardless of report progress within the photo voltaic business final yr.


Is shedding 350 folks, or one-third of its headcount, after Amazon’s bid to amass the Roomba-maker shuttered. Longtime CEO Colin Angle has additionally stepped down.


Is reportedly shedding 700 employees, or round 1% of its workers. This comes after the corporate had a big discount of 10% of its workforce in 2023.


Is reportedly planning to chop round 20% of its workers within the subsequent few weeks. The corporate introduced comparable cuts in October, when founder Ryan Petersen returned as CEO and slashed its workforce by 20%.


Is shedding 1,900 workers throughout its gaming divisions following its acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Blizzard president Mike Ybarra introduced he will even be stepping down.


Is chopping about 400 jobs, 7% of its workforce, because the meals supply startup seeks to convey additional enhancements to its funds forward of a deliberate IPO later this yr.


Laid off dozens of employees, in line with sources aware of the choice. The autonomous car expertise firm has since confirmed that about 3% of its workforce has been laid off.


Will lay off 9% of the corporate’s workforce, affecting about 1,000 full-time workers. In a weblog submit, the corporate additionally plans to chop contract roles within the coming months.


Introduced it intends to supply voluntary buyouts or job adjustments to eight,000 workers amid restructuring.


Laid off 20% of its workers, affecting 282 employees. In a weblog submit, Co-CEO Pedro Franceschi mentioned that the corporate is prioritizing “long-term pondering and possession over short-term good points in our comp construction.”


Eradicated round 60 jobs throughout the U.S. in Los Angeles, New York, and Austin along with layoffs in worldwide markets. The affected roles, in line with NPR’s preliminary reporting, are largely in gross sales and promoting.


Is chopping 90% of its workers because it shuts down its on-line used automobile market and shifts sources into two enterprise models: one targeted on auto financing and the opposite on AI-powered analytics.

Riot Video games

Is shedding 11% of its workforce, affecting about 530 workers, as the corporate focuses on “fewer, high-impact initiatives.” The League of Legends maker can be sunsetting its five-year-old publishing group, Riot Forge.


Is eliminating 13% of its world workforce, affecting 1,650 workers, in a restructuring effort aimed toward chopping layers of administration.


Will eradicate 100 workers, a spokesperson confirmed to TechCrunch, as a part of a restructuring effort in its creator administration and operations groups.


Is shedding “tons of” of workers in its promoting gross sales staff, in line with a leaked memo. The cuts come per week after the corporate did sweeping layoffs throughout its {hardware} groups. And extra layoffs will come all year long, as CEO Sundar Pichai advised the corporate in a memo obtained by the Verge.

Misplaced Boys Interactive

Reportedly laid off a “sizable” variety of workers January 12. The sport developer studio was acquired by Borderlands maker Gearbox in 2022.


Goes to put off workers in 2024, TechCrunch solely discovered, with the full impacted workers doubtlessly reaching as excessive as 20% of the animation studio’s 1,300 particular person workforce. The cutbacks come as Disney seems to scale back the studio’s output because it struggles to attain profitability in streaming.


Is shedding 5% of its workforce, citing an “more and more difficult panorama,” in line with a leaked memo obtained by Enterprise Insider.


Is shedding 17% of its workers, impacting 170 folks. In an inner memo obtained by the Verge, Discord CEO Jason Citron blamed the cuts on the corporate rising too shortly.


Laid off tons of of workers throughout its Google Assistant division and the staff that manages Pixel, Nest and Fitbit {hardware}. The corporate confirmed to TechCrunch that Fitbit co-founders James Park and Eric Friedman are additionally exiting.


Is shedding “a number of tons of” of workers at Prime Video and MGM Studios, in line with a memo obtained by TechCrunch. The cuts come days after the 500 layoffs at Amazon’s Twitch.


Is reportedly shedding 500 workers, 35% of its present workers, amid a continued wrestle to attain profitability within the face of rising prices and group backlash. The pending layoffs come after tons of extra workers had been laid off in 2023.

Treasure Monetary

Confirmed to TechCunch that layoffs, performed in December, had impacted 14 workers, accounting for 60% to 70% of the corporate, in line with a number of sources.


Confirmed it reduce 10% of its contractor workforce on the finish of 2023 because it turns to AI to streamline content material manufacturing and translations beforehand dealt with by people.

Lease the Runway

Will reduce about 10% of company roles because it goes via a restructuring plan following Anushka Salinas’ deliberate resignation as working chief and president on the finish of January.


Is decreasing its workforce by about 25%, or 1,800 folks. The online game engine maker went via three rounds of layoffs in 2023.


Laid off two-thirds of its workers because the German startup, which constructed collaborative presentation software program, seems to pursue a “fully totally different path.” CEO and co-founder Christian Reber additionally stepped down.


The AI and biomedical startup reportedly reduce 17% of its workforce January 8, citing “shifts within the financial atmosphere,” in a LinkedIn submit saying the layoffs. 


Eradicated 38% of its workers January 8 as the net retail logistics firm follows up after conducting layoffs in September 2023.


Introduced January 8 it’s shedding 28% of its workers, or 154 employees, because the small modular nuclear reactor firm shifts its focus to “key strategic areas.”


Is reportedly shedding 15% of its workforce targeted on laptop imaginative and prescient for retailers.


Is shutting down on the finish of 2024 after a 12 yr run. The design collaboration startup was as soon as valued at almost $2B.


Is shedding almost 20% of its workforce because it tries to take care of its battle with Nielsen over media measurement. CEO Ross McCray stepped down from the corporate.

Orca Safety

Is shedding roughly 15% of its workers, totaling 60 workers. The Israel-based unicorn reportedly plans to maneuver some impacted workers into different positions on the firm.


Laid off its complete 200-person workforce January 2 after makes an attempt to boost extra capital failed, TechCrunch solely discovered. The mass layoff comes simply seven months after the startup acquired rival Zencity

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December 2023


Is chopping 15% of its workforce in a “strategic restructuring” effort for 2024.


Is reportedly shedding 100 workers, with 60 from the corporate’s Israel headquarters.


Reportedly laid off as much as 150 workers in a restructuring effort. This month, the business-to-business e-commerce startup scored $340 million in new funding.


Is decreasing their workforce by round 10%, impacting roughly 350 contractors and workers, president and CEO Badri Kothandaraman wrote in a weblog submit December 18.

Arm Holdings PLC

Reportedly laid off greater than 70 software program engineers in China and can relocate some roles.

Supply Hero

Is shutting down operations in Taiwan and Turkey and plans to eradicate roles at its Berlin headquarters, the corporate mentioned December 18.


Is reportedly eliminating almost 10% of its workforce in Israel. It’s the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this yr.


Will reduce 235 workers at its Folsom workplace campus on the finish of the yr, the corporate reported to state employment officers December 15.


Is shutting down its U.S.-based shared scooter operation and exploring a sale of its European enterprise, TechCrunch has solely discovered


Confirmed it laid off 29% of its workers December 15. The e-commerce firm identified for its one-click checkout expertise was at one time the topic of a federal probe.


In an announcement obtained solely by TechCrunch, the embattled self-driving automobile firm is chopping 900 workers, or 24% of its workforce, per a December 14 e mail from new president and CTO Mo Elshenawy.


Is shedding 11% of its workforce. In a letter to workers December 13, CEO Josh Silverman cited a “very difficult macro and aggressive atmosphere.”

Chipper Money

Has reportedly laid off 15 folks throughout varied departments. It will be the fintech unicorn’s fourth spherical of layoffs this yr.


Has shut down three months after submitting for Chapter 11 chapter, citing $900 million of debt. 


Is reportedly winding down its operations. On its web site, Y Combinator categorizes Sunfolding as an “inactive” firm.


Will lay off greater than 500 workers after closing success facilities in Ohio and Nevada in February 2024.


Is shutting down its operations and promoting its property to Nutanix.


Has reportedly eradicated a big a part of its workforce. The business-focused streaming TV service raised $100 million in 2022.


Is shedding greater than 10% of its workers, the corporate confirmed to TechCrunch December 7. 


Is shutting down operations. The Goldman Sachs-backed “purchase now, pay later” startup was as soon as valued at $450 million. 


Is chopping about 145 roles because the journey startup beforehand referred to as TripActions plans to turn out to be public.


Is shedding 20% of its workforce. The software program improvement startup beforehand raised $35 million in a Sequence B funding in 2022.


Will reduce round 15% of its workforce, the corporate introduced December 5, and shut its Sydney workplace to extend profitability.


Introduced December 5 it eradicated 23 workers throughout engineering, operations and improvement. 


Shut down operations December 5. The Nigerian fintech startup beforehand raised $2 million in a seed spherical.


Introduced tons of of job cuts December 4, amounting to five% of the corporate’s workforce.


Is eliminating about 1,500 jobs, the corporate introduced December 4. This marks Spotify’s third spherical of layoffs this yr.

Bending Spoons

Has laid off the whole workers of Filmic, the staff behind widespread video and photo-editing apps that Bending Spoons acquired in July.

November 2023


Minimize 30 roles November 30 after the fintech unicorn eradicated 26% of its workforce earlier this yr. 


Made reductions to 7% of workers, along with reductions in its contract workforce, CEO Joshua G. James introduced within the firm’s Q3 earnings name November 30.


Is shedding 20% of its workers, the corporate introduced to workers November 30. The A-Rod and Marc Lore-founded sports activities betting startup beforehand raised $100 million.


Is chopping its workforce by about 36%, co-founders Anirudh Pandita and Ashwin Suresh introduced at a November 30 city corridor.


Is shedding 265 employees November 29 after eliminating its Wētā Digital division, which it acquired in 2021.

Tier Mobility

Is chopping roughly 22% of its workers, CEO and co-founder Lawrence Leuschner introduced November 28.


Is shedding about 20% of its workers beginning November 28, citing “the latest fast developments of our AI platform,” in line with a memo from founder and CEO Ted Bailey.


Will lay off almost a 3rd of their U.S. workers. It’s the second spherical of layoffs on the U.Ok.-based unicorn firm in simply over a month.


Is chopping its workforce by round 25% November 27, citing “market situations” affecting the EV battery startup.


Began mass layoffs November 27 in its gaming division, Nuverse, after two years of tepid efficiency. The variety of affected workers is unknown.


Is closing up store, in line with a number of reviews, after reaching unicorn standing in 2022.


Laid off 25 workers, CEO Ali Asaria introduced November 24.


Is shutting down operations and returning capital to traders, CEO Nishank Jain introduced November 23.


Minimize 100 employees November 21, reportedly attributable to will increase in automation. The latest layoffs come after Alzero reduce 15% of its workforce earlier this yr and 5% in 2022.

Reportedly reduce jobs throughout departments November 20, citing a necessity to scale back prices. Individuals aware of the matter advised Bloomberg that a number of impacted workers acquired only one month of severance.


Reportedly reduce round 100 roles throughout engineering, buyer success, knowledge and gross sales November 20.


Is reportedly shedding “a number of hundred” workers of their Alexa division and its freshly launched Synthetic Normal Intelligence staff.


Laid off 6% of their workforce November 17 as the corporate shuts down operations in Raleigh, North Carolina. President Mark Girvan and CEO Don Epperson are additionally leaving the corporate.


Is reportedly chopping 25% of its workforce amid a bigger restructuring and cost-cutting effort.


Laid off 33 workers in Europe and Dubai November 16 as the corporate cuts down on operations outdoors of Africa.


Is reportedly planning to “section out” 80 momentary employees by 2024. The corporate is now dealing with an unfair labor apply criticism, with employees alleging the layoffs are retaliation for unionizing.


Laid off greater than 200 workers November 14. The cuts affect roles in HR, recruiting, knowledge, enterprise intelligence, plus administrators and better managers.


Is chopping “simply over 180” roles in its gaming division, VP Christoph Hartmann wrote in an e mail to workers November 13.


Is reportedly chopping extra of its workforce. The variety of positions affected are unknown, however it will be the unicorn startup’s third layoff spherical this yr.


Is chopping a “few hundred” roles, an individual aware of the matter advised TechCrunch November 9. ByteDance’s Oculus challenger held an inner assembly saying it’s halting its growth this week.


Began shedding contingent employees who supported driverless operations November 9. These layoffs got here after the corporate recalled 950 robotaxis and misplaced key industrial permits to function in California.


Laid off fewer than 20 challenge managers November 8. CNBC reported that Snap’s vp of engineering, ​​Nima Khajehnouri, will even be leaving.


Began chopping employees in its music streaming division in Latin America, North America and Europe, the corporate confirmed November 8.


Confirmed November 8 it eradicated “a small variety of roles” in its shopper help workers, Google Customers & Merchandise.

Virgin Galactic

Mentioned in a memo to workers November 8 it’s chopping prices and decreasing workers. The variety of workers impacted is at present unknown.

Ubisoft Montreal

Confirmed November 7 it would reduce 98 roles in enterprise administration and IT. Ubisoft mentioned 124 positions will probably be eradicated total throughout Canada, together with reductions in its world IT staff and its VFX studio, Hybride.


Revealed in its Q3 earnings that it’s decreasing its workforce by 25%.

Past Meat

Introduced cuts November 6 affecting round 19% of its non-production workers. The plant-based meat firm says it would additionally evaluation its complete world operations for cost-cutting alternatives. 

Ava Labs

Is chopping 12% of its workforce, CEO Emin Gün Sirer confirmed November 6.


Laid off about 50% of its workers, the corporate confirmed November 3. CEO Devin Finzer posted a press release on X saying the NFT market is now targeted on “OpenSea 2.0.”


Is shedding greater than 10% of its workers forward of the corporate spinning out from Lionsgate, CEO Jeffrey Hirsch introduced November 3. The community and streaming app will even exit Australia and the U.Ok.


Laid off about 250 folks November 3 as a part of restructuring. The wholesale market raised a $416 million extension at a $12.6 billion valuation final yr.


Confirmed to TechCrunch November 3 that it’s issuing a spherical of layoffs affecting about 10% of their workforce, citing “fierce competitors.”

100 Thieves

Is decreasing its workforce by 20%, CEO John Robinson introduced November 2. The esports model is spinning out its recreation studio in addition to its power drink model, Juvee.


Carried out a spherical of layoffs, CEO Jeevan Kalanithi introduced November 2. The variety of workers impacted by the layoffs has but to be reported.


Is shedding 10% of its world workforce, the cloud knowledge administration firm introduced in its Q3 outcomes November 1.


Is ready to chop round 500 workers CEO Gary Steele mentioned in a message to workers November 1 forward of its deliberate acquisition by Cisco.

October 2023


Is shedding about 100 workers, CEO Pete Parsons introduced 10/30. The Sony-owned recreation studio can be delaying two of its upcoming titles consequently.


Reportedly reduce an estimated 10% of its workforce October 27 after the monetary startup for creators raised a $70 million Sequence B spherical earlier this yr.


Plans to eradicate 120 roles, the corporate mentioned in an SEC submitting October 30.

Liberty Mutual

Plans to chop 850 members of its workers, the insurance coverage firm confirmed October 27.


Minimize 110 jobs and are shifting some roles overseas, CEO and co-founder Jason Purcell introduced October 25.


Is shutting down, months after its former CEO Chris Kirchner was arrested on fraud fees and sued the corporate to pay for his authorized payments.


Introduced October 24 in an organization assertion that it laid off 3.5% of their workforce and can shut many open roles.


The X various beforehand referred to as T2 introduced October 24 that it’s shutting down its operations.


Introduced October 19 that it’ll reduce as much as 14,000 jobs, or 16% of its workforce, following a large dip in Q3.

Roblox China

Minimize 15 roles on October 24, two years after the joint effort with Tencent abruptly paused its service.


Eradicated 26 roles, CEO David Campbell confirmed in a LinkedIn submit October 21.


Is halting operations attributable to a “large freight recession,” CEO Dan Lewis introduced in a memo October 19, per week after shedding 20% of its workforce.


Plans to put off greater than 100 employees in its gross sales division, the corporate disclosed in a Employee Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act letter.


Laid off greater than two dozen employees, TechCrunch discovered October 18, a couple of yr after the trans healthcare startup raised a $24 million Sequence B. 


Eradicated not less than 40 roles in its information division, Google confirmed October 18.

Expedia Group

Minimize round 100 jobs, Skift reviews, in its second spherical of layoffs in latest months. The cuts reportedly impacted workers throughout knowledge and AI.

Stack Overflow

Laid off 28% of its workers, greater than probably impacting 100 folks, the Prosus-owned firm introduced October 16.


Eradicated 50% of its workers on October 16 after possession modified from online game firm Epic to music licensing platform Songtradr. 


Confirmed October 16 that it’ll reduce 668 extra jobs, bringing the full to almost 1,400 this yr, with the majority of the newest cuts impacting these with R&D roles.


On October 13 started shedding 20% of its employees, about 600 folks, because it prepares for restructuring, and continues a cost-cutting marketing campaign that started with rescinding provides and dealing to lease workplace house.


Is chopping 1,258 jobs in two of its California places of work. In line with a submitting with the California Employment Growth Division, the semiconductor firm plans to make the reductions in December.

Blue Origin

Laid off 40 folks October 10, together with software program engineers and program managers, in line with The Data.

Sew Repair

Will lay off 558 workers after the non-public styling subscription service closes a distribution middle in Dallas.


Confirmed October 6 that it had laid off 86 folks, about 40% of the a16z-backed fintech firm. Earlier within the yr, Synapse laid off 18% of its workers after its progress slowed.


Issued a brand new spherical of layoffs after buying Spin, in line with an e mail interim CEO Michael Washinushi despatched to the corporate. The layoffs got here one week after the corporate was delisted from the New York Inventory Trade, and the precise quantity stays unknown. 


Introduced on October 4 that 780 roles are being eradicated and that “a number of hundred” roles are altering or shifting areas in 2024. 


Is decreasing its full-time workers by 30%, amounting to 250 job cuts, the corporate introduced October 3.


Introduced October 2 that it’s shedding round 15% of its workforce, affecting roughly 150 workers.

September 2023


In a regulatory submitting revealed September 29, the cybersecurity startup has ceased all enterprise actions because it prepares for Chapter 7 chapter and has laid off its remaining workers. 

Naughty Canine

Is reportedly chopping not less than 25 contract builders, two sources aware of the scenario advised Kotaku.

Epic Video games

Introduced on September 28 that the Fortnite maker is shedding 16% of its workforce, amounting to 870 folks.


An impacted worker confirmed on September 27 that not less than 140 folks, if no more, had been affected by Talkdesk’s third spherical of layoffs in lower than 14 months.


Introduced on September 26, the corporate plans to chop 5,000 jobs attributable to restructuring efforts. The startup has eradicated greater than 10,000 positions previously two years.


Confirmed to TechCrunch on September 21, Roblox let go of 30 workers in its expertise acquisition group. No different groups are impacted.

Divvy Houses

Introduced on September 11 that it’s shedding 94 workers.

Sensor Tower

Introduced on September 8 that it laid off roughly 40 folks out of the 270+ on the firm, together with C-suite executives.


Introduced September 6 that it plans to put off roughly 10% of its workforce, representing over 300 workers.

August 2023


Introduced on August 31 that it laid off 100 workers, primarily impacting company workers.


Introduced on August 21 that it’s shedding 283 workers, or 33% of its workforce.


Introduced on August 14 that it’ll let go of 15% of its workforce, impacting about 300 workers. That is the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this yr.


Introduced on August 14 that it’s chopping 16% of workers.

NCC Group

Confirmed on August 10 that it’s making extra layoffs, its second spherical of layoffs in simply six months. The corporate declined to say what number of workers are affected by this spherical of cuts. NCC Group reduce 125 workers in February.


Introduced on August 9 that it plans to put off 18% of its workforce, affecting greater than 400 workers globally.

Cellular Premier League

Introduced on August 8 that it’s shedding roughly 50% of its workers or 350 folks.


Introduced on August 4 that it has laid off 25% of its workforce because the starting of the quarter.


Introduced on August 3 that it has let go of almost 40 workers or 4% of its workforce.


Introduced on August 2 that it’s shedding 12% of its workforce, roughly 50 workers.


Introduced on August 2 by Inc42, the startup laid off round 300 workers or 10% of its workforce. Of the 300 workers being let go, about 200 had been from Tekion’s India workplace.


Introduced on August 1 that it’s shedding 117 workers, or 10% of workers.

July 2023


Introduced July 19 that it’s suspending worker salaries for a month and plans a brand new wave of layoffs as quickly as July 20. Dunzo executives knowledgeable workers that they are going to probably be chopping over 200 jobs, in what will probably be its third layoff this yr. The corporate has eradicated about 400 jobs this yr to date.


Introduced on July 18 that it intends to put off 80 employees.


Introduced on July 13 that the Indian startup has laid off 20% of its workforce, round 225 workers.


Introduced on LinkedIn on July 9 that the corporate is shedding 52 workers.


Introduced July 10 that the corporate is eliminating extra jobs per week after the beginning of its 2023 fiscal yr. These layoffs are along with the ten,000 layoffs introduced in January.


Introduced on July 4 that it has laid off 10% of its workforce, about 90 folks.

June 2023


Introduced June 29 that it laid of 230 workers — one yr after it laid off round 90 workers.


Introduced June 29 that it laid off roughly 20% of its workers, or 37 workers.


Introduced the week of June 23 that it laid off greater than a thousand folks, or 11% of its workers.

Olx Group

Introduced on June 20 that it has reduce round 800 jobs globally. The information comes as the corporate began to shut operations of its automotive enterprise nit Olx Autos in some markets.


Introduced on June 18 that the corporate will probably be shedding some 150 workers, a majority of the workforce.


Operated by Korean ride-sharing firm Socar’s subsidiary VCNC introduced on June 15 that it plans to let go of not less than 50% of its workers or about 45 folks at Tada.

Introduced on June 7 that it laid off its actual property staff, it isn’t clear how many individuals had been impacted.

Ursa Main

At the least 14 folks have been laid off from the rocket engine startup, introduced on June 7. Ursa Main didn’t reply to TechCrunch’s inquiry into the layoffs, or the variety of folks affected. In line with LinkedIn, 292 persons are listed as at present working at Ursa.


Introduced June 5 that it’ll reduce 200 jobs in its podcast unit, resulting in a workforce discount of two%. This comes just some months after the corporate introduced a big wave of layoffs.

Could 2023


Introduced on Could 30 that it has laid off 20% of workers—120 workers.


Introduced Could 24 that it’s shedding about 6,000 folks. In whole, about 21,000 folks have misplaced their jobs at Meta since November.


Reliance Retail’s on-line purchasing platform laid off over 1,000 workers on Could 22, and plans to chop as many as 9,900 extra roles over the approaching weeks.

Krebs Stamos Group

Introduced Could 18 that the consulting agency laid off six folks. In April, the agency had 18 workers together with the founders. On Could 18, the location reveals solely 14 staff members.


Introduced Could 18 that it’s shedding about 30% of workers.

Previous to the layoff, TuSimple had about 550 workers within the U.S. and submit discount in power the corporate can have about 220, in line with the corporate.


Introduced Could 12 that it’ll lay off 30%, or about 340 workers throughout the corporate.


Introduced Could 8 that it’s chopping 716 jobs, or about 3.6% of whole workers, and can section out its native jobs app in China. Regardless of decreasing some roles, LinkedIn additionally plans to open about 250 new jobs on Could 15.


Introduced Could 5 that Speedy (beforehand referred to as RapidAPI) has laid off one other 70 workers lower than two weeks after letting go of fifty% of its workers. Simply 42 folks stay on the firm, down from 230 in April, dropping a complete of 82% in headcount.


Introduced Could 4 that it has reduce 15% of its workforce, or 251 roles. This comes after its first spherical of layoffs, which eradicated 150 roles a couple of yr in the past.


Introduced Could 4 that it’s shedding 20% of its workforce, impacting greater than 2,000 folks. It’s additionally promoting its logistics enterprise to Flexport for roughly 13% in inventory.

Bishop Fox

Introduced Could 3 that it laid off round 50 workers — or 13% of its workforce — on Could 2.

Neato Robotics

Introduced Could 1 that Vorwerk-owned Neato Robotics is shutting down, with almost 100 workers impacted by the transfer.

April 2023


Introduced April 27 that it has laid off greater than 50% of workers. A spokesperson for Clubhouse declined to touch upon the variety of folks impacted by at present’s workforce discount or the variety of workers who stay on the firm. Final October, Davison advised TechCrunch that Clubhouse had near 100 workers.


Introduced April 27 that it will be shedding 500 workers or 16% of workers.


Introduced on April 26 that it’s shutting down its Halo Well being division, efficient July 31, amongst different divisions. The layoffs are a part of the 9,000 workers introduced in March. Together with the 18,000-person layoffs introduced in January, this brings the full to 27,000 job cuts or 8% of Amazon’s company workforce this yr.


Introduced on April 25, Speedy, beforehand referred to as RapidAPI, lays off 50% of its workers. The layoffs are believed to have impacted 115 folks.

Anthemis Group

Introduced on April 25 that it’ll lay off 16 folks from its workers, or 28% of workers.


Introduced on April 21 that workers will be taught whether or not they have a job or not through an e mail that will probably be despatched out April 27.

Lyft layoffs to have an effect on 26% of workforce, or about 1,072 folks as promised on April 27.


Introduced April 18th that it’s anticipated to put off 10,000 jobs within the coming months. That is on prime of the 11,000 jobs that had been reduce in November.


Introduced April thirteenth that it has laid off 201 workers, about 4% of its workforce. That is the third time the Seattle-based actual property firm has diminished its workforce since June.


Bloomberg reported on April 3 that Apple is shedding a small variety of roles on its company retail groups.

March 2023


Introduced on March 31, Netflix confirms a “handful of layoffs,” which incorporates two longtime executives. The precise variety of layoffs is unclear. Netflix is scheduled to report Q1 2023 outcomes on April 18.


Introduced March 30 that it’s letting go of about 200 workers, or 6% of its workforce. The corporate had laid off 200 U.S. workers again in November.


Introduced March 30 that it has laid off greater than 350 roles, or 12% of its workforce — simply over 4 months after chopping about 350 roles in November.

Shift Applied sciences

Introduced March 29 that it laid off 30% of its workforce in Q1 2023.


Introduced March 28 that it’s shedding 1,300 workers, or 18% of its workforce, to be accomplished by the top of Q2 2023.


Introduced on March 28 that it has eradicated over 100 jobs within the South Asian market, shedding nearly its complete engineering staff in India. A GitHub spokesperson advised TechCrunch that the layoff is a part of the streamlining effort the agency had disclosed in February to chop roughly 10% of its workforce by finish of Q1 2023.


On March 27 in an inner memo to workers, Disney revealed there will probably be three rounds of layoffs, the primary starting this week. The job cuts will affect roughly 7,000 workers, which was introduced in February.


On March 24, Bloomberg reported that extra layoffs could possibly be on the best way at Salesforce, quoting chief working officer Brian Millham, who indicated that the corporate could possibly be including to the ongoing job chopping on the CRM chief and in tech usually. If the layoffs occur, it will come on prime of the ten% reduce in January.


Introduced March 23 that it plans to chop 19,000 jobs, or 2.5% of its workforce.


Introduced March 22 that it’ll lay off 2,200 workers, or 15% of its workers.


Introduced March 22 that it has laid off 27% of its workers, roughly 100 workers.


Introduced March 20 that it’ll lay off 400 workers.


Introduced March 20 one other spherical of considerable layoffs, this time 9,000 persons are set to lose their jobs. TechCrunch is listening to that round 10% of at present’s whole got here from AWS. As a part of the brand new spherical of layoffs, Amazon is shutting down DPReview.


Introduced March 20 that it has laid off not less than 100 workers, about 2% of the corporate’s workforce.

Course Hero

Introduced March 16 that it has reduce 15% of workers, or 42 folks.


Introduced March 15 that it has laid off 140 of its workers throughout all groups.


As part of its latest announcement to layoff 10,000 folks, Microsoft laid off a whole staff devoted to guiding AI innovation that results in moral, accountable and sustainable outcomes. On March 27, Microsoft laid off 559 employees from its Bellevue and Redmond operations.


CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed rumors March 14 that the corporate will probably be chopping 10,000 folks from its workforce and round 5,000 open roles that it had but to fill.

Y Combinator

Introduced March 13 that it’ll affect 20% of workers, or 17 staff members.


Salesforce first introduced that it was shedding 10% of the workforce in January, however some workers didn’t know till February. The week of March 10, extra workers are simply studying they’ve been laid off. Salesforce confirmed that these layoffs had been a part of the ten%.


Introduced on March 6, Atlassian is shedding about 500 workers, or 5% of its whole workforce.


Introduced on March 6, the corporate laid off 475 workers, or 8% of its whole workforce.


The Nigerian B2B e-commerce platform had a headcount of greater than 2,000 earlier than a primary spherical of layoffs in September 2022. Alerzo has laid off 15% of its full-time workforce, the corporate confirmed on March 6, leaving about 800 workers on the startup.


Introduced March 1, the corporate is letting go 15% of it’s workforce — roughly 285 workers.


Introduced March 1, Alphabet’s Waymo issued a second spherical of layoffs this yr. Mixed with the preliminary cuts in January, the self-driving expertise firm has let go of 8%, or 209 workers, of its workforce.


Introduced on March 1, the corporate laid off about 4% of its world workforce — roughly 500 workers.

February 2023


Introduced on February 26, the corporate laid off greater than 200 workers, together with Esther Crawford, Haraldur Thorleifsson and Leah Culver. Since Musk took over Twitter in October final yr, the corporate’s headcount has fallen by greater than 70%.


Introduced February 24, Poshmark confirmed with TechCrunch that lower than 2% of its workforce was affected, primarily within the U.S. The corporate employs roughly 800+ workers.

Inexperienced Labs

We shouldn’t have a precise determine of what number of Inexperienced Labs plans to put off its workers. Inexperienced Labs confirmed to TechCrunch that it’s conducting a spherical of layoffs that would affect not less than 50% of its workforce.

Chipper Money

Introduced on February 20, the African cross-border funds platform performed a second spherical of layoffs simply 10 weeks after it reduce roughly 12.5% of its workforce. Chipper Money relieved virtually one-third of its workforce, about 100 workers.


On February 17 the corporate confirmed shedding 129 folks.


Introduced February 16 that it reduce 20% of its workers, or greater than 900 positions throughout its 11 markets, in This fall of 2022.


Introduced on February 16 that it’s shuttering its Atlanta workplace and shedding employees as a part of restructuring. That is the third time in lower than a yr that the corporate has laid off employees.


Introduced on February 15 that it’ll affect 4% of its world workforce — or greater than 100 workers.


Introduced on February 13 that it’ll lay off 7% of its workforce, roughly 85 workers.


Introduced on February 13 that it’ll affect round 17% of its world workforce, about 1,400 folks.


Introduced February 9, 10% of its workers will probably be impacted via the top of the corporate’s fiscal yr. Earlier than this announcement, which was first reported by Fortune, GitHub had about 3,000 workers.


Introduced on February 9, 20% of its workers, impacting 1,600 workers in its adtech enterprise. Yahoo is the mother or father firm to TechCrunch.


Introduced February 9 that it’s decreasing its headcount by 7%. The spherical of redundancies will affect round 114 folks, although that particular determine depends on its precise headcount as of February 9.


Introduced on February 8 that it’s decreasing its workers by 19%, or about 500 workers, and shutting down its crypto unit.


Introduced the reduce of 15% of its workers, or 1,300 folks on February 7.


VinFast has not shared what number of workers have been reduce, however a LinkedIn submit from a former worker mentioned “almost 35 roles” had been affected. Introduced on February 6.


Introduced February 6, impacting 6,650 folks, or 5% of worldwide workforce.


Introduced February 2, 10% of workers — about 42 workers.


Introduced February 2, 150 workers impacted. That is the second job-cutting transfer inside weeks of the primary spherical in December 2022.


Introduced on February 1, chopping 6% of its workforce for the second time in lower than a yr.

January 2023

SoFi Applied sciences

Introduced on January 31, chopping 65 jobs, or about 5% of its 1,300-person workforce. First reported by The Wall Avenue Journal.


Introduced on January 31, impacting 8% of its workers — about 960 folks.


Impacting one other 500 workers introduced on January 31. The corporate mentioned this new set of layoffs will probably be unfold throughout the primary two quarters of 2023.

Inconceivable Meals

Reportedly affecting 20% of its workers, over 100 workers, Bloomberg reported first.


Introduced on January 30, about 2,000 full-time workers, or 7% of its workforce, had been affected.


Introduced on January 30, with a newly appointed CEO, slashing 50% of its workforce — 800 workers globally.


The self-driving expertise unit underneath Alphabet quietly laid off employees on January 24, in line with The Data and several other posts on LinkedIn and Blind. It’s not but clear what number of of Waymo’s workers will probably be affected.


Introduced on January 23, impacting round 6% of its world workforce — round 600 workers.


Google’s mother or father firm introduced shedding 6% of its world workforce on January 21, equating to 12,000 workers. These cuts affect divisions corresponding to Space 120, the Google in-house incubator and Alphabet’s robotics division, Intrinsic.


The leisure firm introduced an unspecified variety of workers impacted throughout a number of properties on January 20. In line with a report by Selection, the corporate employs round 500 folks, and the layoffs have affected roughly 10% of its workers throughout totally different websites.


Introduced plans to put off 380 jobs on January 20 and shut down its meat market.


Introduced on January 18, 10% of its world workforce, about 450 folks had been let go.


As introduced on January 18, 10,000 workers will probably be impacted.


Laid off 70% of its workforce on January 18.


Introduced on January 17, impacting 30% of workers throughout all groups.


Introduced on January 15, ShareChat laid off 20% of its workforce — or over 400 workers — only a month after eliminating greater than 100 roles.


Introduced on January 12 a 40% discount of its U.S. and China workforce, or round 120 folks.


Alphabet’s robotic software program agency, Intrinsic, is shedding 40 workers TechCrunch confirmed on January 12. Amounting to round 20% of the headcount.


The fintech startup providing debit playing cards to youngsters laid off 104 workers on January 12, or over 21% of its whole headcount of 485 workers.

Profession Karma

Studying navigation platform Profession Karma laid off one other 22 folks on January 12 throughout its world and home workforce.


Introduced on January 12 plans to put off about 10% of its administration workers on January 20.


Reported on January 11 that it’ll lay off 7% of it’s workforce, or 450 staffers globally.


Introduced on January 11, the fairness administration platform reduce 10% of its workers. Judging by LinkedIn knowledge, the layoff might have impacted round 200 workers.


Impacting 33 workers members on January 11.


To chop 950 jobs, or about 20% of its workforce, and shut down “a number of” initiatives, introduced on January 10. That is the second spherical of main layoffs on the crypto trade, which eradicated 18% of its workforce, or almost 1,100 jobs final June.


The NFT market is chopping 30% of its workers, introduced on January 6.


Introduced on January 5, eliminating greater than 18,000 roles. This announcement extends a beforehand introduced spherical of layoffs in November of 2022. On January 19, the corporate introduced it will finish AmazonSmile.


Introduced on January 4 that it’s chopping 10% of its workforce, impacting greater than 7,000 workers. A month later, some Salesforce workers had simply came upon they had been additionally part of the ten% layoff announcement.


Introduced on January 4, chopping 11% of its workforce.

Editor’s word: Natasha Mascarenhas has contributed to this compilation. 

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