Wondery wants to become Hollywood’s podcast dream factory

When Hernan Lopez, the former chief executive of Fox International, started the podcast network Wondery roughly two years ago with a seed investment from his former bosses at Fox Networks Group, podca

Hey, Brooklyn, let’s meet up tomorrow

Hello, Brooklyn! I’m restarting my series of micro-meetups in New York with a special tasting at the Van Brunt Stillhouse. The founder, Daric Schlesselman, is a friend of TC and showed off his w

Hey, Brooklyn, let’s have a micro-meetup next week

Hey, New Yorkers, I’m starting up my series of micro-meetups in New York with a special tasting at the Van Brunt Stillhouse. The founder, Daric Schlesselman, is a friend of TC and showed off his

TechShop will open a 15,000 square foot location in Brooklyn next year

After years in the works, it’s finally happening: TechShop is opening up a Brooklyn location, TechCrunch has exclusively learned. It should be officially announced later today. For those unfamiliar

Mobile payment app PaidEasy buys Happy, first winner of the Make It In Brooklyn pitch competition

Just over a year after it won the inaugural Make It In Brooklyn pitch competition (and the $50,000 cash prize that went with it) the Brooklyn-based startup Happy has been acquired by PaidEasy, a New Y

Peek inside Brooklyn’s first Apple Store

Apple is opening its very first store in Brooklyn tomorrow. TechCrunch got a sneak peek at the new spot during a press event earlier this week, as you can see in the video above. The store isn’t

Manhattan CRE prices spark a mass exodus of startups to Brooklyn

Manhattan, once the mecca for technology and innovation on the east coast, is now losing ground to the Outer Boroughs. Massive growth has led to high rents and lack of space for burgeoning businesses. uses Uber to direct homeless people to shelters

Coders stayed up all night at the TechCrunch Disrupt NY Hackathon this weekend in Brooklyn, New York. With just 24 hours to build something meaningful, it was no easy task. But four gentlemen met at t

This Is Your Last Chance To Apply To The TC Pitch-Off In Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Meetup is creeping up on us much faster than expected, which means that there is a very short amount of time before the window closes for applications. And by “short amount of time,

The TC Meetup + Pitch-Off Is Coming To BK, So You Can Have It Your Way!

Boy, am I excited! The TechCrunch Meetup + Pitch-off is coming to the greatest place in the world: Brooklyn, New York. I live in Brooklyn, and travel all over the country to visit cities with awesome

Our New Show “Built In Brooklyn” Takes You Inside Brooklyn Startups

We're announcing a new <a href="">TechCrunch TV</a> show called Built in Brooklyn, and its main goal is simple — to showcase a bunch of cool Brooklyn startups. T

Take A Peek At The Inner Workings Of MakerBot’s New Brooklyn Factory

Brooklyn-based MakerBot is a darling of the 3D printing community, and it <a href="">recently moved into

Brooklyn Watches: You Know, From Brooklyn

<img src="" />These watches are based on vintage classics and remade by a young man in New York's favorite borough, Broo

Steve Jobs talks to Brooklyn borough prez about maybe a nice Apple Store, maybe a little pastrami? An Apple Store Grows in Brooklyn from Mart

Look, GadgetTrak caught an evil iMac thief in Brooklyn!

<img src="" /> Years ago, I read an article in 2600 describing a system that would track down your stolen laptop. Presumably it was all ope

Win a Fujifilm FinePix F200EXR from pingg by taking a picture of Brooklyn!

<img src="" alt="" />So here’s a pretty easy contest for anyone living in or around Brooklyn, NY. Online invitation purveyor <a

Attention NYC: Wiimbledon 2008 at Barcade in BK on June 7

Look here, New Yorkers, June 7th in Brooklyn at Barcade marks the second coming of Wiimbledon. Details are far and few between at the moment, but I just wanted to give you the heads up. An open bar wi

Swap files between two iPods with miShare

A Brooklyn, NY startup named miShare, has created a product, which could bring back the mating ritual of mixtape-swapping (but a modern version of it). The gadget allows you to swap music, photos, and

CrunchArcade: New Yorkers go for Guinness World Record this Thursday at Barcade

Guinness World Records invites you, gamer, to Barcade in Brooklyn this Thursday, April 10, to try to break five world records. You’ll be shooting for a fastest time in Ms. Pac-Man; fastest time

Steel Cake watches: Silly name, cool watches

Need a new watch and have about $175 lying about? Take a look at Steel Cake. These things are designed by two Pratt graduates and the company is based in Brooklyn, so you know you’re getting goo
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