Facebook Finds A New Frienemy In Yahoo
Feb28

Facebook Finds A New Frienemy In Yahoo

Yahoo‘s desperation at its waning fortunes have reached new dimensions today with the company’s latest attack on Facebook. Yahoo has put Facebook on notice on what it terms patent violation and wants Facebook to either license the patents from you Yahoo or face litigation. The two companies have so far enjoyed amicable relations with Yahoo integrating a Facebook social sign-in on its web properties and implementing a...

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Former TechCrunch Writer Sarah Lacy Launches New Site
Jan17

Former TechCrunch Writer Sarah Lacy Launches New Site

“We have one goal here at PandoDaily: To be the site-of-record for that startup root-system and everything that springs up from it, cycle-after-cycle.” That’s the idea behind Sarah Lacy‘s new site, PandoDaily, which she has launched after leaving TechCrunch. Best known for her insightful pieces on TechCrunch, Sarah decided to quit the tech blog after AOL purchased it. The new daily technology news blog will...

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TechCrunch founder Arrington fired
Sep09

TechCrunch founder Arrington fired

Michael Arrington, who founded and was co-editor of popular tech blog TechCrunch, has been let go by AOL, following disagreement over a venture capital fund the two parties were establishing.  TechCrunch boasted 4.5 million RSS feeds as of February 2011, and currently has nearly 282,000 Facebook ‘likes”, and more than 1.8 million Twitter followers.   TechCrunch, which has become a popular and oft sited source for tech news and...

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TechCrunch Editor Michael Arrington Resigns To Manage Venture Capital Fund
Sep03

TechCrunch Editor Michael Arrington Resigns To Manage Venture Capital Fund

After it was reported that TechCrunch Editor Michael Arrington will be starting his own venture capital fund, a report from The Wall Street Journal has revealed that Arrington, who founded the popular blog, will be resigning from his post to manage his new venture. According to the Journal, Arrington will manage the new venture capital fund named CrunchFund which will have an initial fund of $20 million. The new venture capital fund...

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Facebook’s iPad app hidden in Facebook’s iPhone app
Jul25

Facebook’s iPad app hidden in Facebook’s iPhone app

TechCrunch contributor MG Siegler reported a few hours ago that they have made a startling, and pleasing discovery: the executable code for Facebook’s much awaited iPad application is contained in its iPhone application.   Seigler reports that the app is at the very least “very good” and probably “spectactular” after using it for a few hours, though he notes it is not sure that the version he tested is what will actually be...

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