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Mobile guru Amol Sarva talks about the future of work

Amol Sarva has done some amazing stuff. The founder of Virgin Mobile, Sarva went on to create the Peek email device created back when cheap, ubiquitous mobile devices were nowhere to be found. Now he

Crypto author Paul Vigna talks about the future of token sales

Paul Vigna, along with his writing partner Michael Casey, are crypto gurus. A crypto critic and Wall Street Journal reporter, Vigna sees through the hype and looks for the value inherent in the crypto

Tinkerer Jonathan Zufi talks about design and Escape From New York

This week on Technotopia I talked to Jonathan Zufi, creator of the LifeClock One, a replica of the watch worn by Snake Pliskin in Escape From New York. Zufi loves design and his insight on what makes

Why investor Jalak Jobanputra is betting big on crypto

When investor and entrepreneur Jalak Jobanputra first visited a blockchain conference five years ago she got goosebumps. The experienced investor had heard of cryptocurrencies but now that they had tr

Don’t copy the Valley, copy Brooklyn

John Biggs Contributor Share on Twitter John Biggs is a writer, consultant, programmer, former East Coast Editor and current contributing writer for TechCrunch. He writes mainly about technology, cryp

Reminder: I’m Holding Mini New York Meetups Tonight And Tomorrow

Here they come: my mini-meetups. This week we’re meeting at WeWork Chelsea for a chat with Amol Sarva of Knotable about the magic and pain of starting up in NYC. The event starts at 7pm and ther

Join Me Tonight In Brooklyn For A Micromeetup

I started a series of meetups in the Big Apple and the latest one, to be held in Brooklyn, is tonight. I’d like to see you there. You can RSVP here. We’ll be meeting at the Union Hall in P

This Week On The TechCrunch Bitcoin Podcast: You Spilled Maple Syrup On My Cryptocurrency

Hello friends, and welcome back to TCBTC, TechCrunch’s premier and Most Excellent bitcoin podcast. This week we are back on audio, our own John Biggs has returned to us, and we even called in a

Pitch Your Startup In The TC Radio Pitch-Off On Sirius XM

If you enjoy reading TechCrunch, there’s a really good chance you’d enjoy the TechCrunch Radio show on Sirius XM. Yes, that’s a real thing. John Biggs and I discuss the latest in tec

TechCrunch Is Headed To Grand Rapids For A Mini-Meetup And Pitchoff

Join John Biggs and myself next week in Grand Rapids, Michigan for a mini-meetup and pitch-off. We’ll be at Start Garden’s new space on Thursday, May 21 from 5:00 – 8:00. The bar ope

Tune In Tonight To TechCrunch Radio On Sirius XM 102 Indie

<a href="">TechCrunch Radio</a> is coming at you again today, this time with a brand new set of pitch-off companies and an interview with Disrupt Battlefield winner, Alfre

Tune In On Tuesday For The Launch Of TechCrunch Radio On Sirius XM 102 Indie

TechCrunch is about to embark on a brand new adventure. We're coming at you in a way that you've never <del datetime="2014-09-06T19:59:21+00:00">seen</del> heard before. World, prepare yourself fo

Book Excerpt: Bloggers Boot Camp By Our Own John Biggs

Our own John Biggs and his former Gizmodo co-worker, <a HREF="">Charlie White</a>, have just released a book about blogging called <a HREF="

Google TV: Will We Care? (TCTV)

<img src="" />Before the ascension of <a href="">Dick Costolo</a> and <a href="https

Gilded Age: Stockinger, Bentley team up, create a safe specifically for watches

I’m gonna hazard a guess here and say that if you’re *so* into watches that you need a specific safe for them, you’re probably in a different tax bracket than all of us here. That is

Man dumps plastic girlfriend in the woods, is now in trouble for violating the Waste Avoidance and Management Law

[youtube=] This is the story of a 60-year old unemployed man who lived in the beautiful city of Izu in central Japan. One day in August,

John Biggs scores a book deal!

Wow. I’m completely speechless right now. Our very own Editor-in-chief John Biggs has himself a real book deal. That’s not to say his previous foray with “Black Hat: Misfits, Criminals, and Scam

CrunchGear's John Biggs is number 29 on some list!

Better watch out, Drudge. John Biggs is right behind you! There’s a brand new list out there that ranks today’s most influential digital New Yorkers (something along those lines), and gues

Happy Birthday, John Biggs!

Hey CrunchGear readers! Let’s give a shout out to our Fearless Leader, who’s celebrating his 33rd birthday today. John is the rubber cement that keeps CrunchGear going. He’s the chee

Blowing off steam

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