Urban unicorn renewal

February 15, 2019 Admin 0

Three cities, three dead urban unicorn renewal projects. In just the past few days, we’ve had Foxconn renege on Wisconsin, Amazon renege on NYC and […]

The Patreon EC-1

February 12, 2019 Admin 0

TechCrunch is launching a new format for Extra Crunch members, called the EC-1. Modeled after the Form S-1 filing that late-stage startups submit to the […]

The product of Patreon

February 12, 2019 Admin 0

Patreon is aggressively pursuing a new three-year product vision that is, in the words of SVP of Product Wyatt Jenkins, to build “the world’s best […]

The thesis of Patreon

February 12, 2019 Admin 0

Can Patreon become a powerful, multi-billion-dollar company at the heart of the global media and entertainment industry? It’s founders and investors certainly believe so. In […]

The business of Patreon

February 12, 2019 Admin 0

Patreon provides business infrastructure to independent content creators: people making videos, music, podcasts, paintings, comics, games, magazines and other forms of media for fans online. […]

The competitors of Patreon

February 12, 2019 Admin 0

In December, Patreon CEO Jack Conte shared a list on Twitter predicting what being an independent content creator will be like in 10 years. One […]

The disappearing Form D

November 7, 2018 Admin 0

We are experimenting with new content forms at TechCrunch. This is a rough draft of something new — provide your feedback directly to the authors: […]