TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.
Founded in June 2005, TechCrunch and its network of websites now reach over 12 million unique visitors and draw more than 37 million page views per month. The TechCrunch community includes more than 2 million friends and followers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google and other social media.
CrunchBase, TechCrunch’s open database about start-up companies, people and investors, has become the leading statistical resource for technology companies and transactions. Startup Zagreb has access to TechCrunch Pro and can use it to help Croatian startups with searches and researching the full TechCrunch database.
The company hosts major conferences and events, including the Disrupt series, The Crunchies Awards, and various meet-ups worldwide serving as community platforms for industry conversation and collaboration.
Startup Battlefield brings the world’s top early-stage startups together on one stage to compete for equity free prize money, and the attention of media and investors world wide. The judges include TechCrunch editors as well as top VCs and entrepreneurs, and past winners include names like Vurb, Dropbox, Mint, Yammer and many more. Participation is entirely free and open. Startup Battlefield Global winners receive $100,000 and $50,000 at Disrupt SF and Disrupt Berlin respectively. Startup Battlefield regional competitions focus on highlighting ecosystems in specific areas around the world. TechCrunch has gone to Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Latin America.