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  • Thailand backs down on threat to ban Facebook

    Thailand backs down on threat to ban Facebook

    The government of Thailand has backed down on a threat to ban Facebook if it did not block content deemed to be illegal in the country. The ruling military junta last week said it would ban the U.S. social network if it did not disable Thailand-based users from being able to access a selection of 131 “illicit” posts, including content that violates lese majeste laws that… Read More

  • Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt SF

    Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt SF

    Are you headed to Disrupt SF 2017? Do you like saving money? Is the sky blue? If you answered yes to all these questions, we have a pretty good ticket deal for you. Tomorrow, TechCrunch will release a limited supply of Disrupt tickets at the special rate of 2 for the price of 1, but in order to take advantage of this rare opportunity, you need to sign up today. Read More

  • TechCrunch Disrupt returns to San Francisco in September

    TechCrunch Disrupt returns to San Francisco in September

    Are you ready for this, San Francisco? TechCrunch is thrilled to announce that we are coming back to the Bay Area for Disrupt SF 2017. Mark your calendars — Disrupt SF 2017 takes place September 18-20 at Pier 48, and it’s going to be an impressive show. With the announcement, we’re also once again giving a select few the opportunity to buy deeply discounted tickets to… Read More

  • Live from F8

    Live from F8

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  • A look back on the golden age of Atari gaming

    A look back on the golden age of Atari gaming

    This excerpt is from Jamie Lendino’s Breakout: How Atari 8-Bit Computers Defined a Generation, an amazing book that details with an obsessive’s eye the rise and fall of Atari 8-bit computers. In this chapter, he looks through a few of his favorite Atari games and brings the memories flooding back of long weekends spent twirling joysticks in the rising dawn of computer gaming. Read More

  • Student tickets to Disrupt NY are now available

    Student tickets to Disrupt NY are now available

    Are you sitting on campus but dreaming of the Big Apple? We’ve got the opportunity for you. TechCrunch is thrilled to announce that we will once again be giving college students the opportunity to purchase deeply discounted tickets to Disrupt NY 2017, so all you undergrad and graduate students can attend the best startup show in New York, even on a ramen budget. Student Disrupt tickets… Read More

  • Today is the last day to get extra-early-bird Disrupt tickets

    Today is the last day to get extra-early-bird Disrupt tickets

    Okay Disrupt fans, you’ve procrastinated long enough. Today is the last day to get extra-early-bird tickets to Disrupt NY 2017 — so if you want to go to the best startup show in New York for the cheapest possible price, now is the time to act. Seriously, you need to go and get your tickets now. Like right now. You can get them here. Now that you’ve gotten the ticket and… Read More

  • TechCrunch takes Manhattan. Again.

    TechCrunch takes Manhattan. Again.

    After spending 2016 in Brooklyn, TechCrunch is returning to Manhattan for Disrupt NY 2017. For this year’s show, we’ll be taking over the beautiful Pier 36, a massive, state-of-the-art sports and entertainment facility right on the East River. Pier 36 hosts 700,000 visitors per year, and has been home to some major events like the 2015 Pandora holiday concert, the 2012… Read More

  • Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Are you headed to Disrupt NY 2017? Do you like saving money? Duh! Of course you do. Tomorrow, TechCrunch will release a limited supply of Disrupt tickets at the special rate of 2 for the price of 1, but in order to take advantage of this rare opportunity, you need to sign up today. You can sign up at our website here. You will, of course, want to be near your computer or mobile device… Read More

  • Watch Microsoft Accelerator London’s Demo Day Here

    Watch Microsoft Accelerator London’s Demo Day Here

    TechCrunch is pleased to offer Microsoft Accelerator’s London Demo Day today at 4:00 p.m. GMT, 8:00 a.m. PST. The Microsoft Accelerator is a six-month program aimed at helping entrepreneurs scale to global markets. There are seven accelerators located around the world, from Seattle to Beijing, from London to Tel-Aviv. The Microsoft Accelerator in London has a diverse mix of… Read More

  • Sign up for the chance to buy 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Sign up for the chance to buy 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    The days are getting longer, which means the time until Disrupt NY 2017 is getting shorter. The biggest tech show in the Big Apple takes place May 15-17 at New York City’s Pier 36. To celebrate Disrupt’s return to Manhattan, we’re giving you the opportunity to buy a limited supply of tickets at the special rate of two for the price of one. A total of 50 pairs of tickets will… Read More

  • Apply now for TechCrunch Include Office Hours with Betaworks in New York

    Apply now for TechCrunch Include Office Hours with Betaworks in New York

    TechCrunch Include Office Hours are back and will take place in New York on January 25th from 3-5 p.m. Betaworks partner Matt Hartman will be hosting private feedback sessions for startups. For a chance to participate, apply here. In 2014 TechCrunch started Include, our diversity program designed to provide opportunities for underrepresented groups in tech to gain access to networks… Read More

  • Facebook is censoring posts in Thailand that the government has deemed unsuitable

    Facebook is censoring posts in Thailand that the government has deemed unsuitable

    For millions of people, Facebook is the internet — but many of those who rely on the social network for news and views may not be aware that Facebook isn’t immune to internet censorship itself. Read More

  • Win a trip to San Francisco for the 10th annual Crunchies Awards

    Win a trip to San Francisco for the 10th annual Crunchies Awards

    Walk the Green Carpet in style! One lucky winner will be able to invite a friend on a whirlwind trip to San Francisco to rub elbows with founders, VCs and the tech community at the 10th Annual Crunchies Awards. We’ll provide you with a $1,000 travel credit and set you up at Axiom Hotel provided by Surface Hotels for three nights. To top it all off, you’ll get a one-of-a-kind… Read More

  • A Look Back

    A Look Back

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