Drama

  • AR helmet maker Skully investors boot founders, replacing them with Martin Fitcher as CEO

    AR helmet maker Skully investors boot founders, replacing them with Martin Fitcher as CEO

    Anonymous sources have confirmed to TechCrunch that Skully co-founders Marcus and Mitch Weller have been kicked out of the company by investors. Marcus served as CEO of Skully while his brother Mitch served as chief of staff and provided business operations, product management, and material logistics support to the company. Skully jumped into the tech scene two years ago after a highly… Read More

  • Congrats to former TechCrunch co-editor Alexia Tsotsis on graduating from Stanford

    Congrats to former TechCrunch co-editor Alexia Tsotsis on graduating from Stanford

    Today, the former co-editor of TechCrunch, Alexia Tsotsis, is graduating from Stanford’s MSx program at the Graduate School of Business. She’s coming away with a Master of Science degree in business — and she did it in a year. I’ll always remember her as a fantastic work partner who was the yin to my yang. A person who would not hold back from telling you… Read More

  • Arianna Huffington No Longer Runs The Aol Tech Sites

    Arianna Huffington No Longer Runs The Aol Tech Sites

    You know every once in a while you come across news about your company and it turns out your boss is no longer your boss anymore. If you’re me this probably happens to you every three months. Anyways this morning I read in the media that Arianna Huffington (who I think used to be my boss) gained more control within Aol and then subsequently read that actually she had been… Read More

  • Tired Of Straight Tech News? Check Out Techcrunch.com/Drama

    Tired Of Straight Tech News? Check Out Techcrunch.com/Drama

    We know that many of you visit TechCrunch on the regular for a hearty dose of startup coverage, general tech news and opinionated coverage of the tech zeitgeist. But we also know that the trainwreck posting on our hirings and firings, Aol spats, tech gossip and quibbles between staff is what really gets your fingers clicking and blood boiling. I mean, it’s like a car accident, you… Read More