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Musicians, actors and influencers plan social media takeover to support #MarchForOurLives

Some of the biggest names in music, movies and social media are plotting an Instagram takeover in support of Saturday’s #MarchForOurLives. At noon Pacific today, celebrities including Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg’s venture firm just closed its debut fund with $45 million

Snoop Dogg, the rapper, entertainer and businessman, can claim another small victory in a long string of career highlights. The venture firm that he co-founded a couple of years ago, Casa Verde Capita

Backing Robinhood, JAY-Z’s Roc Nation invests in would-be Rockefellers

Roc Nation, the full-service entertainment management company created by the music impresario Shawn Carter (better known as JAY-Z), is making an investment in financial trading platform Robinhood. Th

Snoop Dogg On Why He’s Investing in GameOn

A new sports conversation app called GameOn has secured an investment from Snoop Dogg, TechCrunch has learned. The rapper has added onto the seed round, which also included former NFL players Joe Mont

11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

It was a big week in tech, including everything from Disrupt SF 2015, the launch of the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus and a big Oculus announcement. But before we get into the top stories of this week, a

Snoop Dogg Launches Merry Jane, A Pot-Flavored Lifestyle Media Platform

Snoop Dogg, world-renowned entertainment icon and unofficial representative of all things weed, has been investing in tech products and platforms for the past year or so, with a particular focus on th

Meet The Disrupt SF 2015 Speakers And Judges

Disrupt SF is just a few weeks away, and we have some of the most iconic entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the tech industry lined up to speak throughout the three-day-long conference.

Snoop Dogg Is Rollin’ Down The Street To TechCrunch Disrupt SF

The man (the legend, rather) needs no introduction, though that’s exactly what Snoop Dogg is going to get at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015. Snoop will be joining us onstage to give us a new perspec

Product Hunt Takes AMAs A Step Further With The Launch Of LIVE

Product Hunt, the online community where members upvote products, games and books they like, is helping that community get more of a heads up on “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) events today with t

13 People Who Could Be Twitter’s Next CEO

So far we’ve heard the board is looking for someone who can focus solely on Twitter (and not some other *cough Square) company, is a heavy tweeter, and gets the product. There’s also signi

Product Hunt Moves Beyond Tech With The Launch Of Snoop Dogg’s New “Bush”Album

Product Hunt, the product aggregation site known for putting new tech products to a vote went off its regular tech product vertical today with the launch of Snoop’s new “Bush” album

The 8 Largest Weed Startup Funding Rounds

The industry for legal marijuana is developing quickly – and VC funding is there to back up the cannabis startups that show the most promise.

15 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

This week's tech news (2/7-2/13) included dog-like robots, a high tech cruise ship, Netflix's launch in Cuba and Samsung's eavesdropping TV. These are the stories to catch you up on the world of tech.

Snoop Dogg Is Raising A Fund For Investing In Weed Startups

"Invest in what you know." That's a common piece of advice given to new investors that Calvin Broadus, Jr. (a.k.a. Snoop Dogg, a.k.a. Snoop Lion) seems to be taking to heart. Sources tell us the

Thoughtful.org Launches To Connect Brands And Celebrities To Shake Up Social Good

Here's the deal, I have <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2009/06/04/if-you-hate-posts-about-twitter-blamedrewscancer/">some experience</a> in the realm of trying to gather a bunch of folks around

Snoopin' On Instagram: The Early-Adopting Celeb Joins The Photo-Sharing Service

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-265422" title="aa" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/aa2.png" alt="" />Step one: obtain a ton of users. Step two: get brands to leverage yo

Video: Snoop Dogg, David Beckham re-create Star Wars cantina scene for World Cup funsies

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/snoop.png" />In the interest of killing two minutes of your time: the famous Star Wars cantina scene, as remixed by <a HREF="http://www.c

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