• Why founders should care where their VCs get their money Crunch Network

    Why founders should care where their VCs get their money

    Fundraising for a startup is a notoriously stressful process. Much ink has been spilled dissecting every aspect of what works when pitching a venture capitalist, and there are countless “tips” out there that promise to help close deals. But for all the attention paid to VCs, little has been paid to limited partners — the money behind the money that makes the venture world… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Unborn Child

    Gillmor Gang: Unborn Child

    The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Frank Radice, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, August 26, 2016. Oh no, Volumetrics meets the Beatles in a trip forward down memory lane. Eventually we discover the chewy center. Plus, G3 with Mary Hodder, Elisa Camahort Page, Francine Hardaway, and Tina Chase Gillmor. @stevegillmor, @scobleizer, @kteare, @kevinmarks… Read More

  • What this month’s Jet.com sale means for the future of retail Crunch Network

    What this month’s Jet.com sale means for the future of retail

    Retailers grasp the web-focused future of the industry, but the sale of Jet.com to Walmart earlier this month has sped up the shift and validated the online marketplace approach to e-commerce. Read More

  • Weekly Roundup: Zero-day hacks rock Apple, WhatsApp changes privacy policy

    Weekly Roundup: Zero-day hacks rock Apple, WhatsApp changes privacy policy

    August, the weekend of months. This week a zero-day hack rocked Apple, WhatsApp announced a major privacy change and Tesla announced a new model that takes Ludicrous Mode to the next level. Would you rather get the Weekly Roundup in your inbox? Same, TBH.  1. Hackers are honing in on mobile devices. The latest example was an Apple zero-day hack targeting activist Ahmed Mansoor that… Read More

  • Understanding debt Crunch Network

    Understanding debt

    Without leverage, the private equity sector as we know it wouldn’t exist. While some tech execs and VCs recoil at the thought of using leverage, the truth is that the Innovation Economy has accessed debt for more than 35 years. Given that, debt is worth spending the time to understand. Read More

  • Tech and Trump Crunch Network

    Tech and Trump

    I won’t insult your intelligence by pretending to be unbiased. I think exactly what you’d expect a Canadian who lives in San Francisco to think: how could anyone with a reasonable command of the available evidence even consider voting for Donald Trump? …But my search for an answer has led me to the uncomfortable sense that the tech industry is partly responsible for… Read More

  • Opera says its service for syncing web browser data was hacked

    Opera says its service for syncing web browser data was hacked

    Opera, which recently agreed to sell its browser business in a Chinese consortium, has reset user passwords for one of its services after it servers were breached by hackers. Read More

  • Crunch Report | Justin Kan Talks YC

    Justin Kan swings by the TC studio to talk YC, Snapchat and a new app he is working on, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is working on a proposal to retain foreigners who build startups, a new type of shape-shifting material is created out of MIT, three tech stories about cars, and Rackspace is going private. All this on Crunch report. Read More

  • Spotify might not suppress search, but that doesn’t mean artists with exclusives get treated equally

    Spotify might not suppress search, but that doesn’t mean artists with exclusives get treated equally

    Accusations that Spotify has been punishing artists for signing exclusives with other streaming services hit the internet in full force this morning, originating from a Bloomberg article.  When confronted by TechCrunch, a Spotify spokesperson gave the same response they have been giving since the story broke — that the accusations about burying search results are… Read More

  • Crunch Report Special: Full interview with Justin Kan

    Tito Hamze and Justin Kan sit down to discuss the Ycombinator demo days and learn about some of the companies from the summer 2016 batch. Talk about SnapChat, and hear about what Justin has been working on lately.

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