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Sidewalk Labs lays off 20 staff and permanently closes Toronto office

The cuts mostly affect the Google sister firm’s Toronto workforce, which is now down to about 12 staff. All in, about 13 per cent of Sidewalk Labs’ global workforce were affected by the staff reductions. The cuts include the company’s director of policy and strategy John Brodhead, who was a senior aide in the federal Liberal government prior to joining Sidewalk. (Bloomberg, The Logic)

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