Carting Around Scribd's Office | TC Cribs

Jason Kincaid takes you inside the offices of the tech world’s hottest companies. This episode features Scribd, a social reading and publishing website. TechCrunch Cribs showcases the best tech offices and gives viewers an ‘inside look’ into startup culture. Tune in for two new episodes each month. You can find new and recent episodes on […]

Buffer's Transparent Social Media Business

Unlike other companies of its age that closely guard their financial and product-focused metrics, Buffer is open, sharing its vital signs with the world, almost radically so.The company publishes a regular report detailing the growth in its userbase, its revenue, total cash position, and more. Every month. Buffer also caused waves late last year when […]

How Jibo The Robot Succeeded – By Dying

The long, slow death of Jibo the social robot (and the company that bore his name) is a tale fraught with practical lessons, from the fallibility of cloud computing to the dangers of crowdfunding. But while Jibo might ultimately have been defeated by Amazon Echo and Google Home, he was envisioned for a purpose more […]

Tech’s Diversity Problem | Bullish

Diversity is still lacking in the tech industry. Damien Hooper-Campbell, eBay’s head of diversity joins to discuss the current state of diversity in tech: sexual harassment allegations and lawsuits about pay equity. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: Bullish​ is TechCrunch’s premiere talk show about tech, startups and diversity. Airing Wednesdays 10 AM ET / 7 […]

China's Didi Chuxing Valuation Hits $50B | Crunch Report

Didi Chuxing is valued at more than $50 billion, SiriusXM acquires Automatic for more than $100 million, Apple Music wants to be Apple Video with the next iteration of the app focused on video and Everfi raises a $190 million round. All this on Crunch Report.