techcrunch meetups

  • TechCrunch Helsinki Meetup Sees Finland’s New Startup Generation

    TechCrunch Helsinki Meetup Sees Finland’s New Startup Generation

    Finland has a rich heritage in technology. Whatever crisis of confidence the masters of Nokia had, eventually leading to its gutting by Microsoft, that long heritage has served it well, giving rise to a several generations of engineers and, increasingly, entrepreneurs. Now a new generation is emerging in Finland, emboldened by local heroes and successes. This new generation started appearing a… Read More

  • Thanks, Toronto, For Hosting A Great TechCrunch Meetup

    Thanks, Toronto, For Hosting A Great TechCrunch Meetup

    Monday night was our TechCrunch meetup in Toronto and we had a blast. The city’s entrepreneurs and tech community showed up in full force for a night of networking and revelry, hosted at Toronto local gem the Steamwhistle Brewery. For me personally, this was a chance to put faces to a lot of names and voices I’ve spoken to many times over the phone, and in general our writers… Read More

  • Tomorrow, There Will Be More Than 350 TechCrunch Birthday Parties Everywhere

    Tomorrow, There Will Be More Than 350 TechCrunch Birthday Parties Everywhere

    Tomorrow, TechCrunch turns five years old. We’ve grown up with the Web over that time from a one-man hobby in Michael’s home to an expanding media outfit of almost two dozen full-time staff around the world. Since all of you won’t fit in our new offices in San Francisco (as much as we’d like to invite you, especially the commenters on MG’s posts), we thought why… Read More

  • We Love You Too: 250+ TechCrunch Anniversary Meetups And Counting

    We Love You Too: 250+ TechCrunch Anniversary Meetups And Counting

    On June 11, it will be exactly five years since Michael Arrington hit the ‘Publish’ button and introduced the Interwebz to the very first TechCrunch post (which was a brief profile of blog search engine Technorati, which Mike apparently labeled a real-time search engine at the time – what’s old is new again, right?). We want to celebrate our fifth anniversary with as… Read More