Beatport “Bloodbath” As Dance Music Startup Lays Off Engineers

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http://techcrunch.com – “These guys will trash the office if we don’t send someone there”, Beatport worried, so it flew HR to its San Francisco office to fire the whole engineering team there, a source tells TechCrunch. Multiple sources confirm the 88-person startup laid off large sets of engineers in SF and Denver this week. [Update: Beatport has confirmed the layoffs.] SFX, the dance music juggernaut that acquired Beatport in February, is axing teams that weren’t making money. Beatport was founded way back in 2003 and is best known for its popular online dance music store Beatport Sounds th (IT news)