Judge finds Gravity4 CEO Gurbaksh Chahal violated probation in domestic violence case

 A San Francisco judge ruled today that ad tech CEO Gurbaksh Chahal violated his probation in a domestic violence case. The judge ordered Chahal to surrender his passports to the … Continue Reading →


Tech reacts to Trump’s RNC speech

 Trump’s RNC speech was long, so we here at TechCrunch cut it down for you with 10 quick reactions from investors, executives, and engineers. Read More


After 3 weeks, Worldpay still fumbling millions of Etsy transactions

 Etsy users had another bad week as payment processor Worldpay continues to cause problems. Late last week, some Etsy users began reporting that they had experienced duplicate charges. The forum on … Continue Reading →


Hyperloop One files $250 million countersuit accusing BamBrogan of a “malicious smear campaign”

 Hyperloop One filed a countersuit against co-founder and former CTO Brogan BamBrogan today, claiming he was part of a group of four employees engaged in misconduct and abusive behavior. The transportation startup … Continue Reading →


Kim’s Snapchat Story, Taylor’s Instagram, and all the 1’s and 0’s in between

 Not-so-breaking news from the world of celebrity gossip: Kimye and T-Swift are at it again! And with this particular stage of the celebrity feud, we are given an amazing opportunity … Continue Reading →


L.A. judge dismisses Hyperloop One co-founder Brogan BamBrogan’s restraining order against Afshin Pishevar

 A Los Angeles judge has dismissed former Hyperloop One CTO and co-founder Brogan BamBrogan’s restraining order against the company’s former head of legal Afshin Pishevar. BamBrogan and several other former … Continue Reading →


AR helmet maker Skully founders booted out by investors

 Anonymous sources have confirmed to TechCrunch that Skully co-founders, Marcus and Mitch Weller have been kicked out of the company by investors. Marcus currently serves as CEO of Skully while his brother … Continue Reading →


AR helmet maker Skully investors boot founders, replacing them with Martin Fitcher as CEO

 Anonymous sources have confirmed to TechCrunch that Skully co-founders Marcus and Mitch Weller have been kicked out of the company by investors. Marcus served as CEO of Skully while his brother … Continue Reading →


Ousted Hyperloop One co-founder Brogan BamBrogan is suing Shervin Pishevar, claims harrassment

 Recently departed Hyperloop One co-founder Brogan BamBrogan has filed a restraining order and a lawsuit against his former partner Shervin Pishevar. Hyperloop One, the brainchild of Elon Musk to transport … Continue Reading →


Theranos’ Elizabeth Holmes banned from operating blood testing labs

 Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of blood analysis startup Theranos has been banned from operating a blood testing lab for the next two years. Where this leaves the founder of the … Continue Reading →


Worldpay, Etsy’s payments processor, admits to service outage

 Worldpay, the third-party payments processor for Etsy, has come forward after six days of silence, acknowledging that it is experiencing a service disruption. A significant number of Etsy transactions have been disrupted by ongoing … Continue Reading →


Five days of Etsy payment processing outages have merchants flipping

 Those hoping to snag some handmade July 4th cookies and home-made vegan sunblock might have woken up to an empty stomach and sunburn after a serious payment processing outage on … Continue Reading →


Theranos faces congressional inquiry over faulty blood tests

 The U.S. House of Representatives recently sent a letter to troubled blood analysis startup Theranos asking for an explanation of the company’s failure to offer accurate results to patients using … Continue Reading →


How our founding fathers raised a Series A

 For some of us, hotdogs, patriotic songs, and fireworks are enough. We here at TechCrunch expect more of our readers. Why be satisfied with fireworks when you could literally launch … Continue Reading →


Spotify and Apple are staring each other down while flipping the bird

 Figuratively, of course. The companies are at it again, and this time it’s not only bothersome to the businesses themselves, but to the end consumer. Going to the next level … Continue Reading →


But seriously, why did Theranos have just one spokesperson?

 Theranos did have a spokesperson, as in use to have one person handling all public relations efforts outwardly. We’ve confirmed Brooke Buchanan, VP of communications, left her position within the company on … Continue Reading →