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The entrepreneurial spirit has never been stronger, so it's no surprise that co-working spaces are so hot right now. The Yard, for example, has recently..
MIT researchers have invented a new type of workout material that can breathe using biological cells. The project, called bioLogic, is essentially a..
As you may have noticed TechCrunch is coming back to Israel with a Meetup + Pitch-off in Tel Aviv because we had a great time last year. The event will be on..
Chemical groups Huntsman, Clariant in $14 billion merger
Startups put great effort into finding the perfect name. Ideally, it should be short, memorable, descriptive, and easy to pronounce. Names that meet all the..
"The company was failing and I had wasted thousands of dollars on getting inventory. It was really discouraging, and all of this was happening because I had started this based on a hunch."
Over the past two days, 20 companies have taken the stage at TechCrunch's Startup Battlefield, where they presented their products and took questions from our..
UploadVR is being sued by the company’s former Director of Digital and Social Media for sexual harassment, sex and gender discrimination and wrongful..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djYQvI_MONI&feature=youtu.be Rich Fulcher is the head of Material Design UX and Engineering at Google. In our fourteenth..
This week on Technotopia I talked to chef Andrew Zimmern, host of Bizarre Foods. Zimmern is a fascinating thinker and has a lot to say about the future of..
Italian infrastructure group Atlantia has launched a cash-and-share offer on Abertis on Monday, in a deal that values the Spanish rival at 16.34 billion euros ($18 billion).
Last night on Saturday Night Live, a spoof advertisement for an "Alexa Silver" poked gentle fun at how an Alexa speaker could be used with the elderly to do..
We want to see you in New York for Disrupt NY 2017, our annual celebration of all things startup. It's a great time. You get to meet great founders and VCs..
Cubazon. Kewelta. Knales. These aren't house hold names in the US but they're at the vanguard of entrepreneurship in Cuba and they'll be joining us on stage..
A move by London-based Subsea 7 to take a stake in Singapore's EMAS Chiyoda Subsea may provide a lifeline to the heavily-indebted oil and gas services firm.
Researchers at Dartmouth have created a system that uses 3D modeling, fabrication, and other techniques to recreate popular outdoor rock climbing routes. The..
If you rewind to late 2013 or early 2014, the market for enterprise startups, and perhaps especially for storage-centered startups, was quite different. Box..
Elliot Advisors, the hedge fund that has been pushing Dutch paint maker Akzo Nobel to enter takeover talks with U.S. peer PPG Industries, said on Tuesday it had launched legal action in an attempt to oust Akzo chairman Antony Burgmans.
Kat Holmes is the former principal director of Inclusive Design at Microsoft. In our thirteenth episode, we talk about the definition of inclusive design,..
With titanium 3D printers, electrostatic charge tables, and a giant slide, Playground Global lives up to it's a name. Here we take you on a tour of Android..
Welcome back to another episode of Equity, TechCrunch's weekly podcast that works to put the 'fun' in 'venture capital.' This week from our SoMa studio,..
“There is no way this can happen… can it? How does a B-to-B model go B-to-C using social media and content?”
ChemChina has won more than enough support from Syngenta shareholders to clinch its $43 billion takeover of the Swiss pesticides and seeds group, the two companies said on Friday.
Heap, a startup that promises a uniquely comprehensive approach to analytics, has raised $27 million in Series B funding. Co-founder and CEO Matin Movassate..
Global dealmaker HNA Group is a secretive Chinese conglomerate with ties to the Communist Party in Beijing, New York Times reports.
The merger of Angie's List and IAC's HomeAdvisor may be just the beginning of IAC's expansion into the space, CEO Joey Levin said.