Felicis, Lux Capital and Upfront Ventures tackle TAM at Disrupt

Perception is everything — especially when it comes to the value of software startups and total addressable markets (TAM). During 2020 and 2021, as COVID bit into the economy, tech products turned o

Restaurant guide Zomato got off lightly after a hacker grabbed 6.6M user passwords

Restaurant guide and food delivery service Zomato looks like it is getting off lightly after it suffered a hack that compromised personal information belonging to 6.6 million users. The India-based co

Restaurant Search App Zomato Lays Off 300, 10% Of Staff, In Shift Away From Live Data Collection

Some belt tightening underway at Zomato, the $1 billion+ restaurant discovery portal based out of India that is now active in 22 countries. TechCrunch has learned, and has now confirmed with the comp

Urbanspoon Folds Into Zomato Following Acquisition

Unless they are also Taylor Swift fans, Urbanspoon users will no longer be able to shake it out. The restaurant app has shut down following its acquisition by Zomato for about $50 million to $60 milli

Restaurant Discovery Site Zomato To Launch Food Delivery Service, Starting In India

Zomato, the restaurant discovery site that bought U.S. rival Urbanspoon last month, is expanding its business into food orders, starting in its home market of India next month.

Restaurant Discovery Site Zomato Buys IAC’s Urbanspoon, Enters The U.S.

Zomato, the restaurant discovery site backed by Sequoia, has bought Urbanspoon from IAC, the latest in a string of acquisitions around the world. Terms of the deal were undisclosed, but sources tell T

UrbanSpoon To Focus On Quality Restaurant Reviews After Selling Rezbook To OpenTable

After stepping out of a heated battle over the restaurant reservation space, Urbanspoon is taking a new approach to its review services — editorial content. Yelp had acquired reservation manage

Epicurator Launches A Restaurant Review App To Create A Network For Dish Reviews And Pictures

Looking for the perfect foodgasm? Epicurator, a new iPhone app, thinks it has what it takes to satisfy your needs. In the sea of online customer reviews, ratings and what people now know as “foo

IAC’s CityGrid, Parent Of CitySearch And Urbanspoon, Lays Off Two-Thirds Of Staff, As Local Ad Push Bites

TechCrunch has learned that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.citygrid.com">CityGrid Media</a>, the parent of local ad-based listings portals <a target="_blank" href="http://www.citysearch.com">City

Urbanspoon Partners With Livebookings And Dimmi On International Expansion; Also Launches In Ireland

Restaurant app maker and reservation management system provider <a target="_blank" href="http://www.urbanspoon.com/">Urbanspoon</a> is today expanding its international footprint through new partner

Shrink To Grow: Citysearch And Urbanspoon Parent Company CityGrid Lays Off 15% Of Its Employees

Online media and advertising company <a target="_blank" href="http://www.iac.com/Our-Businesses/Citygrid">CityGrid</a>, the parent company of properties like <a target="_blank" href="http://www.urban

Urbanspoon Debuts Rezbook “Right Now,” Lets Diners See Real-Time Availability For Reservations & Waitlists

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.urbanspoon.com">Urbanspoon</a> is continuing to heat up the competition between it and competitor <a target="_blank" href="http://www.opentable.com">OpenTable</a>

Urbanspoon: Traffic Up 80% In 2011, Mobile Growth Faster Than Web

Popular restaurant app <a href="http://www.urbanspoon.com/">Urbanspoon</a> is releasing new data today related to its growth over the course of 2011. The company says its traffic is up by 80%, with mo

Citysearch Recasts Itself As CityGrid Media

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/citygridmedia.jpg"> Ever since the <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2010/01/29/citysearch-citygrid-local-advertising/">launch of his CityGrid<

Urbanspoon Wants To Challenge OpenTable With Its RezBook IPad App

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/urbanspoonipad.jpg"> Urbanspoon plans to continue its assault on OpenTable, and its weapon of choice is going to be the iPad. I am not talki

The Taste Of The iPad. UrbanSpoon Makes Its HD Debut

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/ur.png" alt="" title="ur" class="alignright size-full wp-image-176200" />Before there was even an App Store, I knew there was <a href="http://

Urbanspoon: Half A Billion Shakes And Counting

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/picture-46.png"> There's no denying it. People love to shake their iPhones. It's almost as if they want to see how much they can shake it

Urbanspoon Expands To The Urban Workforce With A BlackBerry App

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/Screen-shot-2009-11-10-at-2.16.55-PM-123x200.png" width="123" height="200" />In major metropolitan areas, the BlackBerry at lunchtime is a for

The Naked Truth 2009 Slides: Show Me The Money

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/638653-20090622194016-21709-8214860-300x216-215x154.jpg" width="215" height="154" />Taking place tonight in Seattle is <a href="http://thenake

IAC Buys UrbanSpoon Based On Good Recommendations

<a href="http://urbanspoon.com"><img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/picture-46-112x200.png" width="112" height="200" />UrbanSpoon</a>, a restaurant <a href="https://techcrunch.co
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