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TechCrunch:
CrunchBase: 18% of startups with funding had a female founder in 2014, up from 9.5% in 2009   —  Female Founders On An Upward Trend, According To CrunchBase  —  Editor's note: Gené Teare heads up the venture program and content for CrunchBase.  Ned Desmond is the COO of TechCrunch and CrunchBase.
May 27, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Edmund Lee / Re/code:
AOL was approached by three bidders other than Verizon, considered selling Huffington Post, TechCrunch; CEO Armstrong gets bonus of about $59M for making deal   —  AOL Was Approached by Three Other Bidders After Verizon  —  AOL was approached by three other companies for a possible acquisition …
May 26, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
AOL's MapQuest Inks UI Deal With Mapbox As It Prepares To Overhaul The Product   —  AOL, which is in the process of getting acquired by Verizon for $4.4 billion, says it has no plans to divest itself of its content operations (which include TechCrunch) as part of that deal.  But it's not leaving them on autopilot, either.
May 24, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
TechCrunch co-editor Alexia Tsotsis leaves to study at Stanford Graduate School of Business; Matthew Panzarino to continue as editor   —  TechCrunch's Top Editor Tsotsis Steps Down  —  Alexia Tsotsis will be stepping down from her high-profile job as co-editor of TechCrunch today.
May 20, 2015, 12:13 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Tim Armstrong says AOL to remain in content business, denies spin-off of Huffington Post, says TechCrunch won't be sold and will retain editorial independence   —  CEO Tim Armstrong Says AOL Is Staying In The Content Business (And He's Not Selling TechCrunch)  —  It was an interesting day at AOL.
May 12, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Sources say Verizon has no plans to spin off AOL's editorial properties including TechCrunch and Engadget, with Huffington Post's future less certain   —  Verizon Likely To Retain TechCrunch And Engadget  —  According to multiple sources inside AOL, Verizon plans to retain …
May 12, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Internal memo from AOL CEO Tim Armstrong on Verizon takeover   —  In Big Content Push, Verizon Buys AOL For $4.4B [Internal Memo From AOL CEO Tim Armstrong]  —  So this just happened.  AOL, owner of TechCrunch, is getting acquired: U.S. carrier Verizon said in a statement that it is buying …
May 12, 2015, 7:20 AMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Sources: Uber is in talks with over 400 merchants for a new same-day delivery program, plans to source inventory from local stores   —  Uber Is Quietly Testing A Massive Merchant Delivery Program  —  Uber is planning to launch a merchant delivery program that would allow online shoppers …
Apr 29, 2015, 12:15 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Previously Bootstrapped, GoFundMe Is Raising At A Valuation Of Around $500M   —  TechCrunch is hearing from a few sources that GoFundMe, a crowdfunding and fundraising startup, is seeking venture financing after bootstrapping the company since 2008.  —  According to those sources …
Apr 23, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
First official look at Operator from Expa, an app that lets you message a human expert to assist in making “high-consideration” purchases   —  First Look At Uber's Co-Founder's Shopping Concierge “Operator”  —  Operator wants to “unlock the 90% of commerce that's not on the Internet”, CEO Robin Chan tells me.
Apr 22, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
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Avangate:
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Twin Prime:
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