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Is Adam Neumann a new man? and other TC news

This week on the TechCrunch Podcast Anita Ramaswamy is back to talk about Adam Neumann’s latest Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup and Amanda...

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Ava Labs’ John Wu talks growth and the upside of a crypto winter at TC Sessions: Crypto

The past few years have been a wild ride through the cryptoverse, and there’s no sign of it calming down anytime soon. Not when you have...

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3 views: Thoughts on Flow

Neumann and Andreessen are trying to privatize the neighborhood. Here’s why we think that’s not such a great idea.

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A conversation with Andreessen Horowitz’s fintech leads

Welcome to The Interchange! If you received this in your inbox, thank you for signing up and your vote of confidence. If you’re reading this as a...

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Apple patches nasty security bugs, HBO Max suddenly removes content, and a16z backs Neumann’s next thing

Hello hello! We’re back with another edition of Week in Review, the newsletter where we quickly recap the top stories to hit TechCrunch across...

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Adam Neumann, Kimberly Bryant and the importance of nuance

The return was a white man who misled investors and employees. The ousted was a Black woman who founded a nonprofit to diversify the coding world. If...

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a16z’s fintech leads say ‘Silicon Valley is becoming unbundled’

a16z's Angela Strange and Anish Acharya share why they believe that more people companies going global spells huge opportunity for fintech...

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Let’s officially stop comparing Adam Neumann and Elizabeth Holmes

Is the return is a result of vision, track record, or Adam Neumann-privilege?

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How a16z’s investment into Adam Neumann further solidifies the ‘concrete ceiling’

The Neumann announcement reminded many founders that one cannot out-educate, out-network, and out-assimilate the systemic barriers designed to...

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Tech industry reacts to Adam Neumann’s a16z-backed return to real estate

Adam Neumann, whose fall from grace has attracted global interest, just found a ladder in the form of a check from Andreessen Horowitz.

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Daily Crunch: Meta backs SMB e-commerce app launched by former Facebook engineering manager

Hello, friends, and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.

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Startup yachts, Adam Neumann and wait what year is it again?

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. Natasha...

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a16z’s Chris Dixon shares his insights on crypto at TechCrunch Disrupt

Love it, hate it or barely understand it, crypto continues to draw massive amounts of VC money, despite recent token turbulence casting a shadow over...

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Play now, pay later: Halliday bags $6M seed round led by a16z

Halliday raises seed funding for BNPL in the metaverse, allowing gamers to pay for virtual assets and NFTs over time

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a16z now wants to manage the money of the entrepreneurs it backs

Andreessen Horowitz's most recent hire suggests that the venture firm is getting into startup founder wealth management.

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Crypto and securities, back of the postcard version

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines....

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Andreessen Horowitz ditches physical HQ in return for global outposts

For a long-time, distributed work for VCs looked like a split-HQ between two cities in different parts of the world. Now, it may look like “the...

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a16z leads $6.5M seed round for Adaptive, a construction software and fintech play

Adaptive has set out to give construction teams better tools to manage their back offices, raising $6.5 million in a seed round led by a16z. 

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Why build a tech mafia when you can just build each other?

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. This is our...

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Raising big money in a sour market

They say that great companies are founded and built in hard times. But the same could be said about the returns profile of the funds backing them.

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YC makes a Product Hunt, Product Hunt makes an a16z, a16z makes a YC

Tech innovation is a cycle, especially in the main character-driven world of early-stage venture capital and copycat nature of startups.

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Black LPs fuel a16z’s third Cultural Leadership Fund

The new fund has an landed an undisclosed amount of capital from Black investors.

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Barely outpacing snails, US lawmakers ponder regulating crypto

A bipartisan U.S. Senate bill to keep crypto in check, layoffs at Coinbase and Gemini, and a chat with a16z crypto's Sriram Krishnan

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The battle for BNPL buyers and other TC news

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Podcast where you’ll hear everything you need to know about the week’s top stories in tech from the people who...

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a16z-backed Loom lays off 14% of staff, one year after becoming a unicorn

Loom, an enterprise video messaging tool, laid off 14% of its staff to 'move forward sustainably'

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For remittances, crypto is still a problem looking for a solution

Are remittance payments really ripe for crypto disruption? And can DeFi help what a16z's state of crypto report calls the "huge part of the...

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What’s the TAM for paid newsletters?

While Substack was correct that it had identified a niche worth exploiting, it may not be a market slice that is amenable to venture-speed revenue...

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A ping-pong match between bulls and bears

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. Happily we...

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