Its 2017, and women still arent being funded equally

Gen Teare Contributor Gen Teare is the head of content at Crunchbase. More posts by this contributor: In 2017, only 17% of startups have a female founder...

The future of smart toys and the battle for digital children

As smart toys gain popularity, many are hoping that when technology becomes less visible play will come to the foreMaura Sparks is sitting on stage with a small, blue plastic creature on her lap....

Early stage VC holds up (even as late stage plunges)

Joanna Glasner Crunch Network Contributor Joanna Glasner is a reporter for CrunchBase. More posts by this contributor: CrunchBase Spotlight: Data hints at down rounds, but not...

What it takes to secure the elections

Ben Dickson Crunch Network Contributor Ben Dickson is a software engineer and the founder of TechTalks. More posts by this contributor: How blockchain can change the...

How to win in the game of odds in the next fintech frontier —...

Richie Hecker Crunch Network Contributor Richie Hecker is an investor and the chief executive of Traction & Scale. He is also a community leader at Bloomberg Nation....

Slingr turns Slack into the ultimate task manager

Slack is great for taking lunch orders and sharing GIFs with an international team (as us about Whiplash Wednesday!) but it breaks down when you try to get real work done. Thats why...