Tag: Startups

Tech / Techcrunch - 4 months ago

Mutiny at HQ Trivia fails to oust CEO

This week’s banishment of host Scott Rogowsky was merely a symptom of the continued wrestle to determine who will lead HQ Trivia. Based on a number of sources, over half of the startup’s employees signed an inner petition to depose CEO Rus Yusup...

Tech / Techcrunch - 4 months ago

Startups Weekly: Lessons from a failed founder

I sat down with Menlo Ventures companion Shawn Carolan this week to speak about his early investment in Uber. Menlo, for those who keep in mind, led Uber’s Collection B and has made a hefty sum over the yr promoting shares in the ride-hailing...

Tech / Techcrunch - 7 months ago

Remembering the startups we lost in 2018

There are few issues in this world harder than launching a successful startup. It takes expertise, know-how, cash and a hell of a whole lot of good timing and luck. And even with all of these magical elements in place, the chances should be towa...

Tech / Techcrunch - 8 months ago

Why you need a supercomputer to build a house

When the hell did constructing a house develop into so difficult? Don’t let the parents on HGTV idiot you. The method of constructing a home these days is incredibly painful. Just making use of for the required permits is usually a soul-crushing...

Tech / Techcrunch - 8 months ago

Acast raises $35M to help podcasters make money

Podcasting has grown tremendously in recent times, and a Stockholm-based company referred to as Acast is trying to help all these podcasters earn cash. Acast is saying at the moment that it has raised $35 million in Collection C funding, bringi...