Microsoft is laying off ‘thousands’ of staff in a major global sales reorganization

Microsoft is poised to layoff thousands of employees worldwide in a move to reorganize its salesforce.A source with knowledge of the planned downsizing told...

The Silicon Valley blacklist

What a year (life?) it’s been for white women, people of color and nonbinary people in tech.First, engineer , where she says the company ignored...

Cry ‘Havoc!’, and let slip the dogs of lulz

Well, why not? I mean, you know, what the hell. Dave Aitel’s for “a cyber investigatory setup funded by private industry” to react...

TechCrunch Pitch-Off rocked Tel Aviv, winner OlfaGuard now heads to Disrupt

Last Wednesday TechCrunch hosted the , and a good time was had by all! Over 700 people packed into the Trask venue to see...

500 Startups’ Dave McClure apologizes for ‘multiple’ advances toward women and being a ‘creep’

Taking an alternative approach to Chris Sacca’s pre-publication statement on the , Dave McClure waited a day to respond to the allegations made in...

Someone just bought R2-D2 for over $2 million

Sorry, Luke — but it looks like both your lightsaber and R2-D2 have new owners.In an auction that I’d like to pretend took place...

Will Amazon become a force in fintech?

Amazon is the tech giant most likely to become a dominant player in fintech, predicted James Lloyd, Ernst & Young’s fintech leader, when speaking...

Creator of Elvie to discuss hardware’s new wave at Disrupt Berlin 2017

is a few short months away, and we’re thrilled to begin announcing this year’s crop of extraordinary speakers. CEO  started the company out...

BrideClick acquires Mode Media

The Mode Media story refuses to end — following its , the company’s assets have been acquired by wedding-focused advertising company .Mode previously operated...

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Hackers nab $500,000 as Enigma is compromised weeks before its ICO

The ICO hackers are at it again. Enigma, a de-centralized platform that’s preparing to raise money via a crypto token sale, had its website...

Online real estate agent eMoov picks up £9M backing

, one of a number of online real estate agents fighting it out in the U.K., has picked up £9 million in new backing....

Auto giant Continental buys Singapore-based Quantum Inventions for $29M

German automotive giant Continental is furthering its push into the future of transportation after it got its check book out to acquire , a Singapore-based...