Startups Weekly: What countries want your startup?

August 8th, 2020|0 Comments

Editor’s note: Get this free weekly recap of TechCrunch news that any startup can use by email every Saturday morning (7am PT). Subscribe here. They say business needs certainty to succeed, but new tech startups are still --> READ MORE

Share Ventures, an LA-based studio for company creation, is MoviePass co-founder Hamet Watt’s next act

August 8th, 2020|0 Comments

Nearly eight years ago, Hamet Watt and Stacy Spikes launched MoviePass, the subscription-based movie ticketing service that captured the minds and dollars of investors and brought thousands of cinephiles a too-good-to-be-true deal for all-you-can watch --> READ MORE

How I accidentally gatecrashed a startup’s morning meeting

August 8th, 2020|0 Comments

There’s a certain kind of panic that at some point gets us all. You just got to work but did you leave the oven on at home? The gut-punch “call me ASAP” message from your --> READ MORE

Daily Crunch: Trump bans transactions with ByteDance and Tencent

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Trump escalates his campaign against Chinese tech companies, Facebook extends work from home until the middle of 2021 and Netflix adds support for Hindi. Here’s your Daily Crunch for August 7, 2020. The big story: --> READ MORE

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ hands-on

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

During an Unpacked event that featured the announcement of five key new devices, the Galaxy Tab S7 didn’t get a ton of love. Understandable, perhaps. It doesn’t quite have the star power of the Note --> READ MORE

Human Capital: Uber and Lyft’s ongoing battle with the law and a brief history of diversity at Snap

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Welcome back to Human Capital (formerly known as Tech at Work), which looks at all things labor in tech. This week presented Uber and Lyft with a fresh labor lawsuit as a judge heard arguments --> READ MORE

R&D Roundup: Supercomputer COVID-19 insights, ionic spiderwebs, the whiteness of AI

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

I see far more research articles than I could possibly write up. This column collects the most interesting of those papers and advances, along with notes on why they may prove important in the world --> READ MORE

Federal judge approves ending consent decrees that prevented movie studios from owning theaters

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

A federal judge has approved the Department of Justice’s efforts to end the Paramount Consent Decrees — 70-year-old court orders that prevented movie studios from engaging in a variety of anti-competitive behaviors, including ownership of --> READ MORE

How to pick the right Series A investors

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Early-stage startup founders who are embarking on a Series A fundraising round should consider this: their relationship with the members of their board might last longer than the average American marriage. In other words, who --> READ MORE

IoT and data science will boost foodtech in the post-pandemic era

August 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Sunny Dhillon Contributor Share on Twitter Sunny Dhillon is an early-stage investor at Signia Ventures in San Francisco where he invests in retail tech, e-commerce infrastructure and logistics, alongside consumer and enterprise software startups. More --> READ MORE

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