Food delivery startup Deliveroo is feeling generous today. The company is handing out equity to all full-time staff members. In other words, 2,000 employees are going to receive the equivalent of $13.5 million in Deliveroo shares.
Welcome back to TechCrunch Mixtape, the podcast where Megan Rose Dickey and I, Henry Oliver Pickavet, talk about some of the stories of the week that we feel like talking about. This week it was dogs, working out and mac and cheese. BarkBox creators Bark and Co. decided that Nashville, Tenn.
When we think about designing our dream home, we don’t think of having a thousand roommates in the same room with no doors or walls. Yet in today’s workplace where we spend most of our day,
Unicorn exits are taking flight. With the IPO window wide open, an apparent record number of venture-backed companies privately valued over $1 billion have launched public offerings this year.
As money and talent flows into the crypto and blockchain worlds, a persistent question keeps coming up: what is going to be the “killer app” that drives adoption for these nascent technologies? The answer may well be quite simple: gaming in Asia. That’s the theory for Cryptokitties,
The action you take within the next 48 hours could change your life. That’s how much time you have left to apply to TechCrunch Startup Battlefield, our world-renowned pitch competition, which takes place at Disrupt Berlin 2018 on November 29-30.
If you’re a certain age, it’s likely that you’ve never given a second thought to buying a municipal bond or the process of bond buying, even if you’ve intuited, rightly, that’s it’s an intentionally opaque business. Yet there could be a big opportunity for startups,
It's been a while since I defragged — years, probably, because these days for a number of reasons computers don't really need to. But perhaps it is we who need to defrag.
Now Alexa’s voice apps don’t have to sound like Alexa. Amazon today is offering a way for developers to give their voice apps a unique character with the launch of eight free voices to use in skills, courtesy of the Amazon Polly service. The voices are only available in U.S. English,
Cryptocurrency startup Circle has raised a $110 million funding round, which values the company near $3 billion. Cryptocurrency mining company Bitmain is leading the round. Existing investors IDG Capital, Breyer Capital, General Catalyst, Accel,
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Google wants you to know exactly how it deals with U.S. government requests for user data. That's good! But the company wants to explain it to you with stop-motion wooden toys, like you're some kind of three year old. That's . . . weird. Read more...
Redmond pulled the plug on support for XP today – but it really isn’t as simple as just forgetting about the old OS. Far from it…Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/08/windows-xp-has-finally-been-laid-to-rest--but-it-will-haunt-us-well-into-the-future/
Earlier this year, Nathan Yau visualized some of the world's most popular running routes , but with a fairly limited data set. But the information logged to Strava provides a wildly detailed map of people's workouts across the entire planet—and now you can explore it to your heart's content.
對男士來說，一個整潔的儀容非常重要，滿面鬚根見不得人。專門售賣古靈精怪電子產品的日本公司 Thanko 早前就推出了流動電源加鬚刨的配搭，男士們可以隨時剃鬚執正個樣。
作为锤子Smartisan T1 4G的线上销售渠道之一天猫电器城下午公开承认在预订数上通过技术代码造假。目前，故障数据接口已修复，系统预约数据也已恢复正常。
HTC 今天选在充满浪漫风情的巧克力餐厅，发表了为情人节所准备的"4G 入门旗舰"好礼 Desire 626。希望以继承新一代 Desire 设计，但又拥有浪漫色系的低价产品，让消费者可以更轻松地拥有属于自己的情侣机。
3月25日消息, 据国外媒体报道, 新的史蒂夫·乔布斯传记周二发布，这本传记所描绘的乔布斯更加复杂。
And we’re back, with the second of three posts on having success with code bootcamps. Having explored whether coding bootcamps work for hiring top tech talent (hint: the answer is yes), we turn to tips for hiring bootcamp grads. From my experience,
Remember Danger? The mobile maker Microsoft acquired for $500 million back in 2008 in the hopes of firing up its mobile fortunes? Things didn’t pan out quite so well for Microsoft of course, but Danger co-founder Joe Britt is doing just fine.