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26 Episodes
GetYourGuide's got the power... at its new HQ

GetYourGuide's got the power... at its new HQ

Berlin startup GetYourGuide has catapulted into the ranks of the hottest consumer tech companies in Europe by taking the dated concept of guided tours and reinventing it for the Instagram generation. Now it's the one on show: join us as we tour th...
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Spatial takes business into the fourth dimension

Spatial takes business into the fourth dimension

Augmented and virtual reality have had a challenging year overall, but one pocket of opportunity has been in the area of enterprise. At CES, the startup Spatial demonstrated its hardware-agnostic, VR and AR-based, software, which lets workers comm...
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Mojo Vision is developing AR contact lenses

Mojo Vision is developing AR contact lenses

The well-funded start up was granted Breakthrough Device Designation by the FDA.
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Sunflower Labs’ drone is a flying security guard for your home

Sunflower Labs’ drone is a flying security guard for your home

Sunflower Labs’ Bee is a fully autonomous drone meant to help monitor large properties and luxury homes. When the eponymous Sunflower sensors detect motion, the $10,000 Bee will fly over and start recording. When it’s time to land, it’ll navigate ...
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TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics & AI

TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics & AI

TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics & AI on March 3 at UC Berkeley is a single-day event that features in-depth interviews, demos, and networking opportunities with top robotics and AI technologists, founders, investors and researchers.
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dot Boards modular electric skateboard

dot Boards modular electric skateboard

TechCrunch met up with Globe International co-founder Peter Hill to talk about (and test) the company's new dot Board, a modular and customizable electric-powered skateboard.
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Segway's new travel invention the S-Pod is really laid back

Segway's new travel invention the S-Pod is really laid back

Segway has extended its product lineup far beyond its original two-wheeled upright vehicle. At CES 2020, one of the more interesting new micromobility inventions it debuted is the S-Pod, a chair that wraps around you, providing an extremely comfor...
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The Level Smart Lock hides within your existing door hardware

The Level Smart Lock hides within your existing door hardware

By hiding within your existing door hardware, Level Lock brings smart lock functionality without changing the look of your door.
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Shapemeasure's lasers and automation let carpenters measure once and cut never

Shapemeasure's lasers and automation let carpenters measure once and cut never

It would be nice in construction jobs if everything was perfectly squared off in standard sizes, but it rarely is. Shapemeasure uses a custom-built lidar unit to very precisely measure the dimensions of a project, like stairs or cabinets, includin...
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Ford is testing deliveries with Agility's Digit robot

Ford is testing deliveries with Agility's Digit robot

The sophisticated bipedal robot is getting a test run from one of the world's biggest automakers.
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Feles is making desktop biotech kits for hobbyists and educators

Feles is making desktop biotech kits for hobbyists and educators

Most work in biology relies on a handful of common tests and equipment, but you rarely find them outside dedicated labs. Feles wants to make these tests accessible to people who don't have those resources with its desktop biolab. It has a centrifu...
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Can you love this robot cat as much as you'd love a real one?

Can you love this robot cat as much as you'd love a real one?

Industrial robotics startup Elephant Robotics is changing things up for its next prouct – meet MarsCat, a robotic cat that reacts and responds like a real cat, which is also user customizable so that each one can become truly unique.
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Looking Glass is targeting enterprises and eventually gamers with 8K holographic display

Looking Glass is targeting enterprises and eventually gamers with 8K holographic display

HAX-backed startup Looking Glass Factory has built an immersive display aimed at complimenting AR and VR technologies.
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The world's only high-speed cooler

The world's only high-speed cooler

Electric skateboard maker Onewheel and durable container brand Yeti have combined forces to create a cooler that you can ride anywhere. Well, maybe not anywhere. And you might fall. And there's only one, because it's a joke. But it works, and be h...
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Neofect gamifies stroke rehabilitation

Neofect gamifies stroke rehabilitation

Victims of strokes often need to undergo intensive physical therapy to get back the use of affected limbs. Neofect makes that process less repetitive with body-tracking gadgets and games that reward the desired movements. Their latest device is a ...
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The 4moms mamaRoo sleep bassinet is a smart bed for babies

The 4moms mamaRoo sleep bassinet is a smart bed for babies

Smart baby product company 4moms debuted their newest product at CES 2020: The mamaRoo sleep bassinet. It features built-in speakers to play a range of sound, and a variety of different motions designed to make it easier for your baby to fall asle...
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Mui Lab's wood touchscreen makes smart homes feel more natural

Mui Lab's wood touchscreen makes smart homes feel more natural

Smart home devices are handy, but who wants to pull out their phone just to adjust the lights or pause the music? Mui Lab's solution is a single piece of wood that almost magically becomes a simple touchscreen where you can accomplish simple inter...
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You can buy Lovot’s undying robotic love for $3,000

You can buy Lovot’s undying robotic love for $3,000

How much would you shell out for the lifelong love of a robot pal? Honestly, $3,000 seems like a downright deal, all said. Japanese robotic startup Groove X returned to CES to show off Lovot, and the surprisingly advanced robot can still pull in a...
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Highlights from Disrupt Berlin 2019

Highlights from Disrupt Berlin 2019

Highlights from TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2019.
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Startup Battlefield Closing Awards Ceremony

Startup Battlefield Closing Awards Ceremony

Startup Battlefield Closing Awards Ceremony
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Stable TC Berlin Runner up

Stable TC Berlin Runner up

Stable TC Berlin Runner up
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Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) – Announcing The Regional Finalists

Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) – Announcing The Regional Finalists

Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) – Announcing The Regional Finalists
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Scaled Robotics Winner

Scaled Robotics Winner

Scaled Robotics Winner
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From Startup Battlefield to IPO with Matthew Prince (Cloudflare)

From Startup Battlefield to IPO with Matthew Prince (Cloudflare)

In 2010, Cloudflare participated in one of the very first Disrupt Battlefields and a few months ago, the company made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange. In this conversation with co-founder and CEO Matthew Prince, we’ll talk about Cloudflar...
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Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on not winning Startup Battlefield

Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on not winning Startup Battlefield

Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on not winning Startup Battlefield
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Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on going public

Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on going public

Matthew Prince (Cloudflare) on going public
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Igniting Innovation with Young Sohn (Samsung)

Igniting Innovation with Young Sohn (Samsung)

As the President and Chief Strategy Officer for Samsung Electronics, Young Sohn oversees critical aspects involving global innovation, investment and business creation. Hear how Sohn views the opportunities for Samsung and startups in the European...
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Fundamentaly, what were competing against is Facebook.

Fundamentaly, what were competing against is Facebook.

Fundamentaly, what were competing against is Facebook.
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Whenever you talk with investors, you learn more about your business

Whenever you talk with investors, you learn more about your business

Whenever you talk with investors, you learn more about your business
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On the sites that may not be deserving of its protection

On the sites that may not be deserving of its protection

On the sites that may not be deserving of its protection
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TravelTech Opportunities with Andrew Reed (Sequoia Capital) and Julian Stiefel (Tourlane)

TravelTech Opportunities with Andrew Reed (Sequoia Capital) and Julian Stiefel (Tourlane)

Berlin-based Tourlane has raised $81 million for multi-day travel booking. Co-founder Julian Stiefel and his investor Sequoia’s Andrew Reed will discuss what products still need to be built in travel, and how startups can do something unique enoug...
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Startup Battlefield Finals - Stable

Startup Battlefield Finals - Stable

Stable offers a solution as simple as car insurance, designed to protect farmers around the world from pricing volatility. Through the startup, food buyers ranging from owners of a small smoothie shop to Coca-Cola employees can insure thousands of...
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Democratizing Robots with Daniel Dines (UiPath)

Democratizing Robots with Daniel Dines (UiPath)

Democratizing Robots with Daniel Dines (UiPath)
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Startup Battlefield Finals - Inovat

Startup Battlefield Finals - Inovat

Inovat makes it much easier for travelers to get reimbursed for the value-added tax, through an app that employs optical character recognition and machine learning to interpret receipts, determine how much VAT you should be owed for your purchase ...
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Startup Battlefield Finals - Scaled Robotics

Startup Battlefield Finals - Scaled Robotics

Startup Battlefield Finals - Scaled Robotics
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Startup Battlefield Finals - Gmelius

Startup Battlefield Finals - Gmelius

Gmelius is building a workspace platform that lives inside Gmail, allowing teams to get more bespoke tools without adding yet another piece of software to their repertoire. It slots into the Gmail workspace, adding a host of features like shared i...
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Mobilizing Emerging Markets with Sujay Tyle (Frontier Car Group)

Mobilizing Emerging Markets with Sujay Tyle (Frontier Car Group)

As the mobility industry evolves rapidly, a huge opportunity lies in emerging markets. Sujay Tyle, serial entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Frontier Car Group, is looking to capitalize on that opportunity with its investments in used-car marketp...
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Mobilizing Emerging Markets with Sujay Tyle (Frontier Car Group)

Mobilizing Emerging Markets with Sujay Tyle (Frontier Car Group)

As the mobility industry evolves rapidly, a huge opportunity lies in emerging markets.
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Oh the Places You'll Go! Disrupt Travel with Johannes Reck (GetYourGuide)

Oh the Places You'll Go! Disrupt Travel with Johannes Reck (GetYourGuide)

Travel is perhaps the last bastion of the on-demand economy to be colonised. GetYourGuide founder Reck will unpack how, after raising a total of $654.5M, he plans to expand across the globe.
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Unnatural Language Processing with Emily Foges (Luminance) and Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss (omni:us)

Unnatural Language Processing with Emily Foges (Luminance) and Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss (omni:us)

Legal contracts and insurance policies can be difficult even for experts to decipher – hear how the founders of Luminance and omni:us are using AI to take on jargon and save everyone some time.
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Carolina Brochado speaks on the differences between Softbank & Atomico

Carolina Brochado speaks on the differences between Softbank & Atomico

Carolina Brochado speaks on the differences between Softbank & Atomico
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What are you looking for when you invest in a company?

What are you looking for when you invest in a company?

What are you looking for when you invest in a company?
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What areas are Accel and other firms looking at?

What areas are Accel and other firms looking at?

What areas are Accel and other firms looking at?
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Investing in 2020

Investing in 2020

Nothing changes quite as rapidly as investment trends.
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Carolina explains why she left Atomico for Softbank

Carolina explains why she left Atomico for Softbank

Carolina explains why she left Atomico for Softbank
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How will Softbank revise their strategy in 2020?

How will Softbank revise their strategy in 2020?

How will Softbank revise their strategy in 2020?
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Scaling Ethereum and Beyond with Justin Drake (Ethereum Foundation)

Scaling Ethereum and Beyond with Justin Drake (Ethereum Foundation)

The Ethereum vision has always been to create a world computer. But its scalability remains an issue. Ethereum Researcher Justin Drake will discuss the road ahead.
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Tech Crunch's Startup Battlefield Competition: using thought to control a robot

Tech Crunch's Startup Battlefield Competition: using thought to control a robot

MIndAffect is researching ways to let users control devices with just their minds.
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