The Deceptive Way Ads Got Us Hooked On Plastics

How did we become so addicted to single-use plastics? Take disposable soft-drink bottles, for example. Today, people around the world buy almost a million plastic beverage bottles every minute. Even as activists begin...

Startup Law A to Z: Intellectual Property

Whether protected through copyright, trade secret, trademark, or patents, software technology companies depend on IP more so than perhaps any other business type in history. It is surprising, then, just how little founders...

How corporations and startups can more effectively work with one another

Maria Palma Contributor Maria Palma is vice president of Business Development and head of Platform at RRE Ventures. Build versus buy? Potential partner or...

Announcing Hardware Battlefield 2019 in Shenzhen, China

Startup Battlefield is known around the world as TechCrunch’s premier startup competition, and today we’re proud to announce that on November 11-12 we are producing our hardware-focused competition, Hardware Battlefield at TC Shenzhen...