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Solana, a blockchain platform followed by top crypto investors,

Solana isnt known yet outside of the crypto community. But insiders think the blockchain platform is interesting for a wide

TechCrunch 15 May 2021 7:19 am

Extra Crunch roundup: Selling SaaS to developers, cracking YC after

In an exclusive TechCrunch expos, a founder shares the key lessons he learned while steering his startup through YCs

TechCrunch 15 May 2021 3:45 am

California Gov. Newsom proposes $3.2B in EV investment as part of

California Governor Gavin Newsom, a vocal proponent of electric vehicles, on Friday debuted a new proposal that would earmark

TechCrunch 15 May 2021 1:56 am

As M&A accelerates, deal-makers are leveraging AI and ML to keep

Using AI and ML to cut out the labor-intensive parts of M&A both speeds the process and reduces the time-consuming tasks that

TechCrunch 15 May 2021 1:04 am

Opportunity knocks: Exhibit at TC Sessions: Mobility 2021

No matter what slice of the mobility market youve claimed as your own AVs, EVs, data mining, AI, dockless scooters, robotics

TechCrunch 15 May 2021 12:00 am

Every early-stage startup must identify and evaluate a strategic

Regardless of industry, a successful startup without a strategic advantage is just a validated business model vulnerable to

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 11:41 pm

Stripe acquires Bouncer, will integrate its card authentication

On the heels of a $600 million fundraise earlier this year, payments giant Stripe has been on an acquisition march to

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 10:29 pm

5 ways to raise your startups PR game

Theres a lot of noise out there. The ability to effectively communicate can make or break your launch

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 10:07 pm

Facebook loses last ditch attempt to derail DPC decision on its EU-

Facebook has failed in its bid to prevent its lead EU data protection regulator from pushing ahead with a decision on whether

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 9:22 pm

The Art of Living Announces Mission Zindagi A Volunteer Driven

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | 14thMay 2021: As India grapples with a humanitarian crisis of unprecedented proportions,The Art

Startup Success Stories 14 May 2021 8:45 pm

Deadline extended: Apply to Startup Battlefield at TC Disrupt 2021

When youre head-down and nose to the grindstone Im looking at all you hard-working early-stage startup founders its easy to

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 8:40 pm

The gaming industry needs more than just coders

If you never considered a career in the gaming industry -- or thought that your skill set wouldnt translate -- know that this

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 8:26 pm

Park+launches Drive-Through COVID Vaccination Camp in parking lots

Gurugram | 14thMay 2021: The ongoing pandemic has significantly increased the pressure on the countrys healthcare systems.

Startup Success Stories 14 May 2021 8:19 pm

Prices increase today: Last chance to buy a $99 pass to TC Disrupt

Last call, yall. Todays the final day to keep more money in your pocket and still enjoy three opportunity-packed days at

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 8:18 pm

Cisco strikes again grabbing threat assessment tool Kenna Security

Cisco has been busy on the acquisition front this week, and today the company announced it was buying threat assessment

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 7:39 pm

Hundreds of SPACs waiting in the woods

Hello and welcome back toEquity, TechCrunchs venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 7:30 pm

Teach AIs forgetfulness could make them better at their jobs

While modern machine learning systems act with a semblance of artificial intelligence, the truth is they dont understand any

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 6:31 pm

Echelon exposed riders account data, thanks to a leaky API

Peloton wasnt the only at-home workout giant exposing private account data. Rival exercise giant Echelon also had a leaky API

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 4:30 pm

How this bootstrapped HR software company became the choice of 3750

In a world that runs heavily on investments and big shot funding for startups, there is a company thriving mightily without

Startup Success Stories 14 May 2021 2:19 pm

Why SPACs arent targeting African startups

One. Thats the number of African tech companies that have gone public on the NYSE in the last 10 years. Two, if youre

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 1:22 pm

Fisker and Foxconn sign deal to build electric vehicles

Electric car startup Fisker signed an agreement with Foxconn, the Taiwanese company that assembles iPhones, to co-develop and

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 7:28 am

Daily Crunch: Lemonade says website security flaw that exposed

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 4:40 am

Even startups on tight budgets can maximize their marketing impact

A startups best marketing asset is its story. The knowledge and expertise of its team, together with the why and the how of

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 3:45 am

Three students sue coding bootcamp Lambda School alleging false

Lambda School has attracted a lot of attention, and raised some $130 million in venture fundingfrom an impressive list of

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 3:29 am

After another canceled year in the desert, Burning Man plans for a

Last month, the organization behind Burning Man announced that the festival/experience would not be returning to the desert

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 2:17 am

Advanced tax strategies for startup founders

Here are some advanced equity planning strategies that you can implement at different stages of your company life cycle to

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 1:43 am

New Relic is bringing in a new CEO as founder Lew Cirne moves to

At the market close this afternoon ahead of its earnings report, New Relic, an applications performance monitoring company,

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 1:35 am

Shopify helps customers build online shops, but its minting tech

Last month, Jean-Michel Lemieux, the chief technology officer ofShopify, and chief talent officer Brittany Forsyth announced

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 1:29 am

Pinterest to test live-streamed events this month with 21 creators

Pinterest is expanding into live events. The company is planning to host a three-day virtual event that will feature live-

TechCrunch 14 May 2021 1:23 am

PayPal acquires returns logistics business, Happy Returns

PayPal announced today its acquiring Happy Returns, a returns solution provider that offers online shoppers access to easier

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 11:46 pm

Chinas autonomous vehicle startups AutoX, Momenta and WeRide are

As the autonomous vehicle industry in the United States marches toward consolidation, a funding spree continues to exhilarate

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 10:48 pm

Google Analytics prepares for life after cookies

As consumer behavior and expectations around privacy have shifted and operating systems and browsers have adapted to this

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 10:30 pm

Busy day at VMware ended yesterday with Ragurham as CEO and COO

They say for every door that opens another closes and the executive shuffle at VMware is certainly proving that old chestnut

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 9:46 pm

Google Cloud Run gets committed use discounts and new security

Cloud Run, Google Clouds serverless platform for containerized applications, is getting committed use discounts. Users who

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 9:30 pm

Chef Robotics raises $7.7M to help automate kitchens

A year and a halfs worth of global pandemic has had a profound impact on virtually every sector of the workforce. When it

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 9:30 pm

Legionfarm, pairing pro gamers with amateurs, raises $6 million

Legionfarm, the gaming platform that lets gamers play with pro players in their favorite games, has today announced the close

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 9:30 pm

Short seller says Lemonade website bug exposed insurance customers

An activist short seller has written a letter to the chief executive of insurance giant Lemonade with details of an

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:57 pm

Sylvera grabs seed backing from Index to help close the

UK-based startup Sylvera is using satellite, radar and lidar data-fuelled machine learning to bolster transparency around

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:54 pm

The fulfilling world of warehouse robotics

With the pandemic finish line in sight at least for some now is a good time to start assessing which segments have been

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:45 pm

Frameworks repairable laptop is up for preorder, starting at $999

Repairability has been a big sticking point for consumer electronics over the past several years. As devices have gotten

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:30 pm

SpecTrust raises millions to fight cybercrime with its no-code

Risk defense startup SpecTrust is emerging from stealth today with a $4.3 million seed raise and a public launch. Cyber

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:30 pm

Discords new Stage Discovery portal will connect its live audio

If youre new to Discord, you might be thrown off by the lack of an endless feed peppered with ads. On Discord, all of the

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:30 pm

The hamburger model is a winning go-to-market strategy

Assembling the perfect burger, or perfect sales model, is more complicated than it sounds, though. Here are some of the

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:19 pm

Walmart acquires virtual clothing try-on startup Zeekit

Retail giant Walmart announced this morning its acquiring the Tel Aviv-based startup Zeekit, which allows consumers to

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:08 pm

BluBracket nabs $12M Series A to expand source code security

BluBracket, an early stage startup that focuses on keeping source code repositories secure, even in distributed environments

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 7:50 pm

Dont wait for legislation banning NDAs: Write ethical policies now

Don't wait for laws preventing the use of NDAs. Companies should shape these policies on their own, rather than waiting for

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 7:45 pm

Google Cloud teams up with SpaceXs Starlink for enterprise

SpaceXs bourgeoning Starlink satellite-based broadband internet service just got a big boost from a significant new partner:

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:54 pm

With its newest round, Liquid Death will exclusively murder your

Liquid Death, a four-year-old, L.A.-based canned mountain water startup that has steadily garnered market share and press

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:35 pm

Morressier wants academic conferences to feel cutting edge

While a unicorn named Hopin tends to dominate the virtual conferencing space, a new startup just raised millions of dollars

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:31 pm

Roku will launch original programming fueled by Quibis content on

Roku today announced the launch of its own original programming, which will initially become available to viewers in the U.S

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:30 pm

BRDs Blockset unveils its white-label cryptocurrency wallet for

Blockset, the blockchain infrastructure platform for enterprises by BRD, announced early access to its Wallet-as-a-Service

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:30 pm

Amazons new Echo Buds are a nice upgrade

Its hard to recall a consumer electronics category that matured quite as quickly as the fully wireless earbuds. Things went

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 6:30 pm

Ford is bringing significant wireless software updates to its

The Internet of Things just got bigger. Four years after Ford Motor Company introduced an integration with Amazons suite of

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 5:53 pm

SpaceXs inaugural Moon tour private astronaut is heading to the

SpaceX private spaceflight ambitions got a big boost in 2018 when Japanese entrepreneur and billionaire Yusaku Maezawa

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 4:57 pm

Supreme Incubator Launches Third Cohort of its Hyper-Personalized

India | 13thMay 2021: Supreme Incubator, a virtual startup builder ecosystem announces the launch of its third cohort of the

Startup Success Stories 13 May 2021 1:52 pm

Vietnamese flexible pay startup Nano raises $3M seed round

Nano Technologies, a startup that lets workers in Vietnam access their earned wages immediately through an app called VUI,

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 12:45 pm

Chinas WeRide secures more funding, pushing valuation to $3.3

Only four months after securing Series B fundraising of $310 million, Chinese autonomous driving company WeRide says it has

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 8:24 am

Elon Musk, Technoking of Tesla, orders a halt to bitcoin car

Tesla CEO and self-dubbed Technoking is back-peddling on the companys stance about bitcoin and has suspended purchases of its

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 4:22 am

Vitalik Buterin donates $1 billion worth of meme coins to India

Vitalik Buterin, the creator of Ethereum, on Wednesday donated Ethereum and meme coins worth $1.5 billion in one of the

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 4:16 am

Daily Crunch: The early-stage tech talent crunch is real

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 3:40 am

Bessemers Kent Bennett and Toasts Aman Narang to discuss how to

Toast has a reported valuation over $5 billion and has raised more than $900 million since launch. The restaurant POS service

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 3:06 am

Gillmor Gang: When Doves Cry

Usually we wait a few days until a show has settled. While we stall, our producer and director Tina Chase Gillmor scours the

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 3:06 am

GasBuddy tops the App Store for the first time due to Colonial

The GasBuddy mobile app, which typically helps consumers find the cheapest gas nearby, has now become the No. 1 app on the U.

TechCrunch 13 May 2021 2:02 am

Direct-to-consumer orthodontic startup Impress raises $50M to scale

As the famous phrase goes, software is eating the world and now software is eating dentistry. Or, perhaps more accurately,

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 11:04 pm

Birds SPAC filing shows scooter-nomics just doesnt fly

What drove the company's hugely unprofitable revenues and resulting net losses? Unit economics that were nearly comically

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 11:03 pm

TikTok launches a Green Screen Duet feature, tests dedicated Topics

As competition with tech giants heats up, TikTok is rolling out a series of new features to help keep its short-form video

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 10:41 pm

Planck, the insurance data analytics platform, raises $20M growth

Planck, the AI-based data platform for commercial insurance underwriting, announced today it has raised a $20 million growth

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 10:30 pm

Ahead of Dells spin out, VMware appoints longtime exec Raghu

Five months after it was announced that Pal Gelsinger would be stepping down as CEO of VMware to take the top job at Intel,

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 9:59 pm

Cisco to acquire Indy startup Socio to bring hybrid events to Webex

Cisco announced this morning that it intends to acquire Indianapolis-based startup Socio, which helps plan hybrid in-person

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 9:50 pm

Fiveable makes first acquisition: a virtual study tool built by a

Fiveable, an online learning community for high school students, made its first-ever acquisition earlier this week: Hours, a

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 9:10 pm

The truth about SDK integrations and their impact on developers

As the app ecosystem rapidly expands beyond the borders of mobile, app developers and publishers would benefit immensely from

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:51 pm

Atomized lands $500K pre-seed to help developers deploy

Atomized, an early-stage startup that wants to create a modern tool to help developers deploy infrastructure faster,

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:37 pm

Artist Drue Kataoka will auction her first NFT, with all proceeds

Drue Kataokas art has made it to collections in 30 countries and even the International Space Station. Now the artist,

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:37 pm

Pomelo raises $9M to build a payments infrastructure for LatAm

Pomelo, a startup building a fintech-as-a-service platform for Latin America, has raised $9 million in a seed round of

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:36 pm

If you dont want robotic dogs patrolling the streets, consider

Community control over police surveillance laws promote transparency and protect civil rights and liberties with respect to

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:14 pm

Only three days left to buy $99 passes to TC Disrupt 2021

The countdown clock keeps on ticking, and you have just three days to secure your $99 pass to TechCrunch Disrupt 2021. You

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:05 pm

Bird Rides to go public via SPAC, at an implied value of $2.3B

Bird Rides, the shared electric scooter startup that operates in more than 200 cities across 3 continents, said Wednesday it

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 8:04 pm

Stampli raises $50 million in Series C to help companies

This morning Stampli, a software platform that optimizes corporate invoice management, announced a $50 million Series C

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 7:33 pm

UK publishes draft Online Safety Bill

The UK government has published its long-trailed (child) safety-focused plan to regulate online content and speech. The

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 7:28 pm

Collective, a back-office for the self-employed, raises $20M from

With so much focus on the creator economy, and countries hit by the effects of the pandemic, the self-employed market is

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 7:13 pm

Amazon updates Echo Show line with a pan and zoom camera and a kids

Amazon this morning announced a handful of updates across its Echo Show line of smart screens. The top-level most interesting

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 6:42 pm

Orbite offers a five-star space camp for would-be space travelers

As private companies like Axiom Space, Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic and SpaceX prepare to ferry private customers to the

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 5:37 pm

Handshake raises $80M at a $1.5B+ valuation as its diversity-

Job-hunting for those close to leaving or just out of college is a different ballgame these days than it used to be. Gone (at

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 5:33 pm

Unmind raises $47M for a platform to provide mental health support

Mental health has been put into the spotlight in a big way in recent times. For many of us, our lives and lifestyles have

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 4:28 pm

Global chip shortage expected to persist until second quarter of

Across most categories, device shortages are expected to be pushed out until the second quarter of 2022, while substrate

The Economic Times 12 May 2021 3:12 pm

Dutch startup QphoX raises 2M to connect Quantum computers with a

When eventually they become a working reality, Quantum computers wont be of much value if they simply sit there on their own

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 2:30 pm

Holidu books $45M after growing its vacation rentals business ~50%

Vacation rental startup Holidu has tucked $45 million in Series D funding into its suitcase bringing its total raised since

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 2:30 pm

UK fashion portal Lyst raises $85M in a pre-IPO round, reportedly

E-commerce continues to be a huge focus for investors watching consumer behavior and spending patterns in the wake of the

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 2:21 pm

Swarmia raises $8M Seed to help software development teams deal

Swarmia, a B2B SaaS company for software development teams dealing with data, has raised a 5.7 M Seed round and a previously

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 1:45 pm

Quix raises $3.2M from Project A and others for its Stream centric

Quix, a platform for Python developers working on streaming data, has secured a 2.3 Million ($3.2M)Seed funding round led by

TechCrunch 12 May 2021 1:30 pm