Founder of language learning platform Babbel steps down as co-CEO to focus on board role – TechCrunch

Babbel, the popular Berlin-based language learning service, today announced that its founder and current co-CEO Markus Witte is stepping down from his CEO role but that he will remain the executive chairman of the company’s board. The company’s current co-CEO Arne Schepker will become Babbel’s sole CEO. In addition to these leadership changes, the company…

Bitcoin isn’t money, says UK tax authority

Welcome to the first Moonday Morning of November. If you don’t know what that means, where have you been? But seriously, it’s Hard Fork’s wrap-up of this weekend’s cryptocurrency and blockchain news that you can’t afford to miss. Let’s take a look. 1. Late last week, the UK‘s tax office, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC), issued an update to…