Runfaces

  • Jordan Crook Roams Startup Alley

    A Stroll Down Startup Alley: Bras, Coffee, And Lots Of Photo/Video Sharing

    Everyone comes to Disrupt for the Battlefield. Of course, the panels are interesting, and few can resist a fireside chat between Fred Wilson and Michael Arrington, but the true gem of our massive conference is the Startup Alley. These companies are some of the most promising startups in the country, and with our Israeli Pavilion, the world. This year’s batch, in particular, is… Read More

  • Video Social Network Runfaces Takes On Sean Parker’s Airtime

    Video Social Network Runfaces Takes On Sean Parker’s Airtime

    In 2009 a Russian teenager named Andrey Ternovskiy created random video chat website ChatRoulette, which at its peak in March 2010 attracted 1.8 million unique monthly visitors, but suffered from offensive content. The phenomenon inspired Shawn FanningandSean Parkerto create Airtime, which raised $8.3 million in funding and is rumored to go live soon. While Airtime engineers are still… Read More