Fly Or Die: Secret

With last week's episode focusing on Whisper, we thought it only fair to take a hard look at its biggest competitor, Secret. Welcome to another episode of Fly or Die.

Boston And L.A. Pitch-Off Applications Close On Monday

You have exactly four days, depending on how much sleep you require, to apply to the TechCrunch startup Pitch-Offs happening in Boston and Los Angeles on April 8 and April 10, respectively. And if

Fly Or Die: Whisper

Anonymity is all the rage these days, and so we bring our attention to <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/02/18/whisper-the-sequoia-backed-secret-sharing-app-makes-a-move-into-tmz-territory/">W

Yik Yak Is An Anonymous Messaging App Aimed At College Campuses

What happens when you combine anonymous messaging with college campuses? You get 100,000 users in three months. <a target="_blank" href="http://yikyakapp.com/">Yik Yak</a> knows all about it.

Secret-Sharing App Whisper Adds Search And Topics To Find Other Users Like You

Whisper, the secret sharing startup backed by Sequoia and others, has just pushed a new version of its app into the app store that's designed to help users search and browse through various topics. Th

Secret-Sharing App Whisper Snags $21 Million From Sequoia, Adds Roelof Botha To Its Board

Secret-sharing app <a target="_blank" href="http://whisper.sh/">Whisper</a> has closed a new round of funding, bringing in $21 million at a $75 to $100 million-post money valuation. The round, as <a t

A Whisper Is A Stronger Social Signal Than A Public Shout

Yesterday was a surprisingly interesting news day, given how close we are to celebrating the holidays. Facebook struck while the iron was hot and released a brand new standalone iOS app called “