December 7, 2019 News Magazine

Month: December 2019


Elon Musk found not liable in case brought against him by British diver

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

After a three-day trial, Elon Musk was found not liable for defamation in a federal court today in Los Angeles,...

To measure sales efficiency, SaaS startups should use the 4×2

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Brian Ascher Contributor Share on Twitter Brian Ascher is a partner at Venrock, where he invests broadly across enterprise and...

Boeing Starliner crew capsule and Atlas V rocket complete dress rehearsal ahead of test flight

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Boeing and launch partner United Launch Alliance (ULA) completed a key step today in pursuit of launching U.S. astronauts aboard...

Bird lays off several Scoot employees

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Bird has laid off less than two dozen employees, The San Francisco Chronicle first reported. The layoffs affect employees Bird...

The inevitable takedown of the female CEO

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Sara Mauskopf Contributor Share on Twitter Sara Mauskopf is the CEO and co-founder of Winnie, a marketplace for daycare and...

Will the 2020s be online advertising’s holistic decade?

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Todd Dipaola Contributor Share on Twitter Todd Dipaola founded inMarket to bring the performance and accountability of digital advertising to...

Raising VC in Silicon Valley as a female POC

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Nathan Beckord Contributor Share on Twitter Nathan Beckord is CEO of Foundersuite.com, a software platform for raising capital and managing investors that has helped entrepreneurs raise over $2 billion since 2016. He is also the host of Foundersuite’s How I Raised It podcast. More posts by this contributor 2017 is the year your startup gets funded Tips From The Startup Fundraising Playbook As the world grows increasingly digital, the craving for face-to-face connections is surging. Squad, an invite-only community and app, is trying to fill the need for offline connections by curating tight-knit events for Gen Z and Millennials. “It mimics building relationships in real life,” says founder and CEO Isa Watson. It’s an idea that investors are already backing: Squad closed a $3.5 million seed round and plans to raise its Series A in early 2020, but the road to securing that round was anything but easy. During..

Raising VC in Silicon Valley as a female POC

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Nathan Beckord Contributor Share on Twitter Nathan Beckord is CEO of Foundersuite.com, a software platform for raising capital and managing...

Daily Crunch: Uber reveals sexual assault numbers

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered...

Gift Guide: VR gear you won’t feel stupid for buying

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Welcome to TechCrunch’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide! Need help with gift ideas? We’re here to help! We’ll be rolling out...