TechCrunch is an online publisher of news about the technology industry, was founded by Michael Arrington and Keith Teare in 2005 and is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area , United States. TechCrunch is focused on fintech and technology news, analysis of new tech trends and profiling various tech and business products. Their media is available in English, Chinese, Japanese and French languages. TechCrunch news is one of the most influential media sources in the field of technology. Some products of TechCrunch have already become an integral part of the technology industry, such as TechCrunch Disrupt — an annual conference hosted in San Francisco, Crunchbase — TechCrunches’ startup ecosystem database — currently a private entity — and Crunchies — a technology award ceremony. The media influence of the company has led to a wide variety of references in popular culture, including the appearance of TechCrunch in the HBO series Silicon Valley.
Omni Rentals, a $35 million-funded storage and rental startup backed by major crypto firm Ripple, is reportedly shutting down its operations.
Updated: Ripple-Backed Omni Rentals to Shut Down by Late 2019
New cryptojacking malware Beapy uses the leaked U.S. NSA hacking tools to spread through corporate networks.
New Crypto Mining Malware Beapy Uses Leaked NSA Hacking Tools: Symantec Research
Blockchain and finance experts debate major issues surrounding the potential “merge” of the two industries at a Blockshow Americas ‘18 panel discussion.
BlockShow Americas 2018 Goes Live With ‘Wall Street vs Crypto’ Panel Discussion
There are over 1,000 “dead” crypto projects as of June 30, TechCrunch reports citing two websites that track dysfunctional ICOs.
TechCrunch: Over 1000 Crypto Projects Are Considered ‘Dead’ Now
Mike Butcher shares his views on the industry, why he decided to cover it and the importance of proper information.
Mike Butcher of TechCrunch: It Is up to the Industry to Get Its Own House in Order
Polish PKO Bank has partnered with Blockchain company Coinfirm to build a DLT-based tool for document storage and verification.
Major Polish Bank To Implement Blockchain Document Storage System
The $100 mln crypto hedge fund started by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington is one of the 80 targets of the US SEC’s recently uncovered crypto probe.
US: TechCrunch Founder’s Crypto Fund Becomes Yet Another Target Of SEC Crypto Probe
Cointelegraph caught up with the experienced Tech Journalist, Editor-at-Large at TechCrunch Mike Butcher to talk about the World Economic Forum in Davos, media ...
Media’s Role in Blockchain and Crypto, Interview With TechCrunch’s Mike Butcher