crunchies 2012

  • Chris Dixon Wins Crunchies 2012 “Angel Of The Year;” Peter Thiel Is Named “VC Of The Year”

    Chris Dixon Wins Crunchies 2012 “Angel Of The Year;” Peter Thiel Is Named “VC Of The Year”

    As you may know, TechCrunch, GigaOm and VentureBeat host the Crunchies award ceremony each year to celebrate the most compelling startups, Internet and technology innovations of the year. But we also recognize the angel investors and venture capitalists who write the checks that fund these innovations. For Angel of the Year, which was presented by Google Ventures Partner Kevin Rose and… Read More

  • Snapchat Wins “Fastest Rising Startup” At The 2012 Crunchies

    Snapchat Wins “Fastest Rising Startup” At The 2012 Crunchies

    Mobile photo messaging app Snapchat just won “Fastest Rising Startup” at this year’s edition of the Crunchies. If startups are really all about growth, then our voters couldn’t have picked a better winner than Snapchat, which didn’t just grow into a massively popular service this year, but also spawned a whole ecosystem of sites that teach its users how to get… Read More

  • Watch The Crunchies 2012 Live!

    Watch The Crunchies 2012 Live!

    It’s that time again, folks. The 6th Annual Crunchies Awards show is upon us, and it’s set to be the best event yet. We’re at Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, again partnering with GigaOm and VentureBeat, to recognize the best technological achievements, companies, and leaders of 2012. Read More