SEC approves 1st consumer RegA+ token Props for cross-app rewards

After cracking down on ICOs, the SEC just okayed the first two RegA+ tokens that offer an alternative way for anyone to gain a financial stake in a company, even unaccredited investors. Blockstack got

Line, the newly public messaging app, has funded at least 9 U.S. startups

Line, the popular Japanese messaging service that went public last week on both the NYSE and in Japan, partnered on a fund a couple of years ago with the New York-based venture firm Collaborative Fund

YouNow goes beyond the live stream by letting you share interesting moments

<a target="_blank" href="">YouNow</a> has quite an explicit startup name. The live streaming startup lets you stream yourself, now. But with more than 150,000 live streams per da

YouNow’s Adi Sideman on how to make money in live streaming

<a target="_blank" href="">Adi Sideman</a>'s live streaming app <a target="_blank" href="">YouNow</a> current

Announcing the first batch of speakers for Disrupt NY 2016

This year's Disrupt NY will take place across the river from Manhattan in Red Hook, at the Brooklyn Cruise Ship terminal. TechCrunch Disrupt, with approximately 5,000 in-person attendees, will spend f

Meet The Startups Vying For The Crunchie For Fastest Rising Startup Of 2015

The 9th Annual Crunchies are almost upon us. On February 8, people from some of the best and brightest startups around will descend upon San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House to take part in an e

Live Social Video Network YouNow Acquires Streaming Service BlogTV

Social video startup YouNow wants to bring live video performers online and provide a social environment where they can show off their skills to anyone else tuning in. But to do that, you need users,

Take YouTube, Add The Gong Show, Get YouNow

There is a lot of junk on YouTube. But there are also a ton of undiscovered gems. Imagine if you could have a hand in surfacing the best stuff. And imagine how much more exciting that would be if you

Meet The Startups That Made It To The TC Disrupt Battlefield (SF 2011)

Below are the 29 startups that were chosen, out of roughly 650 applicants, to pitch their business ideas over the next few days at the <a href="