Disrupt

  • Join Us At Our Very First Disrupt Europe Hackathon! More Tickets Now Available

    Join Us At Our Very First Disrupt Europe Hackathon! More Tickets Now Available

    Hey, you! Do you have an idea for something awesome? Do you have the developer chops to build a working version of it in just under 24 hours? Join us in Berlin and prove it. We like to throw a massive hackathon before each of our big Disrupt conferences. This year, we’re bringing both to Europe for the very first time. You in? Get your tickets now. Read More

  • Sign Up For Hardware Alley In Disrupt, Become A True Tech Ninja

    Sign Up For Hardware Alley In Disrupt, Become A True Tech Ninja

    Hardware Alley is my favorite part of Disrupt and we’re bringing the festivities to Berlin on October 29 when 30 lucky hardware companies can show off their wares. It is a crowd favorite and I’d love to feature your gear. What is Hardware Alley? It’s a celebration of hardware startups (and other cool gear makers) that features everything from robotic drones to 3D printers. We… Read More

  • Announcing The Agenda For TechCrunch Disrupt Europe

    Announcing The Agenda For TechCrunch Disrupt Europe

    On October 26th, TechCrunch Disrupt hits Europe for the first time and we’re excited to announce the full agenda. The event spans four days, featuring industry titans, noted thought leaders and experienced entrepreneurs. There will be a hackathon, a hall full of young companies, and of course, Startup Battlefield where 15 startups will launch and compete for the vaunted Disrupt Cup and… Read More

  • Hey! You! Come Build Something Amazing At The Very First Disrupt Europe Hackathon

    Hey! You! Come Build Something Amazing At The Very First Disrupt Europe Hackathon

    In just a few weeks, we’re bringing TechCrunch Disrupt to Europe for the very first time — and with it, one of our big ol’ Hackathons. If you live in Europe and have never had the chance to build at one of our events, now’s your chance. Read More

  • Is Bitcoin The New Euro?

    Is Bitcoin The New Euro?

    Originally dubbed ‘the single currency,’ the euro has been around for a decade and in the work for two decades. At the time, it was something revolutionary, a bold initiative that could have failed multiple times. Yet, it hasn’t become the universal currency and the European Central Bank is now testing the boundaries of the euro. Bitcoin could be the surprising yet… Read More

  • Bring Your Hardware To TC Disrupt Hardware Alley In Berlin This October

    Bring Your Hardware To TC Disrupt Hardware Alley In Berlin This October

    Sexy Bill wants you! Hardware Alley is my favorite part of Disrupt and we’re bringing the festivities to Berlin on October 29 when 30 lucky hardware companies can show off their wares. It is a crowd favorite and I’d love to feature your gear. What is Hardware Alley? It’s a celebration of hardware startups (and other cool gear makers) that features everything from robotic… Read More

  • Europe, Come Build With Us! Here Are The Very First Tickets To The Disrupt Europe Hackathon

    Europe, Come Build With Us! Here Are The Very First Tickets To The Disrupt Europe Hackathon

    Hey, Berlin! Come show us what you’ve got. In just over a month, we’re bringing the TechCrunch Disrupt conference to Europe for the very first time — and with it, one of our big ol’ Hackathons. The very first batch of Hackathon tickets are available now. Read More

  • Tim Armstrong To Speak At Disrupt Europe Conference

    Tim Armstrong To Speak At Disrupt Europe Conference

    We’re fast approaching Disrupt Europe, the first flagship Disrupt conference that TechCrunch will hold in this part of the world. And to help us land in Berlin with a bang, we’ve put together a killer lineup of top speakers — entrepreneurs, investors and more — from both sides of the pond, with the latest of these Tim Armstrong, the CEO of AOL (mothership to far-flung TC). Read More

  • The “Zizz” Is An Intelligent Sleep Mask That Helps You Get Better Zzz’s

    The “Zizz” Is An Intelligent Sleep Mask That Helps You Get Better Zzz’s

    At TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 this past week, a Warsaw-based startup called IQ Intelclinic was showing off an intelligent sleeping mask which uses sensors to monitor the wearers’ sleep cycles, including REM and non-REM sleep, in order to determine if you’re getting quality Zzz’s at night. The mask uses small electrodes pressed to your head surrounded by cushy material… Read More

  • Tow Choice Wants To Take The Hassle Out Of Calling For Roadside Assistance

    Tow Choice Wants To Take The Hassle Out Of Calling For Roadside Assistance

    Once, on a brisk autumn night months and months ago, I went for a run around a park and promptly lost my car keys in the dark. The next hour was spent Googling local tow services and hoping that my phone’s battery wouldn’t die, and the hour after that was spent sitting at a picnic table under an ancient oak tree trying to keep warm. If only Tow Choice existed back then. I met… Read More