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Equity is TechCrunch’s venture capital podcast. In each episode, you’ll hear the stories behind the money that runs Silicon Valley. TechCrunch reporter Alex Wilhelm teams up with Managing Editor Danny Crichton and reporter Natasha Mascarenhas, as well as the most notable VCs in the industry to analyze who’s raising, who’s selling out and who’s going public.

The Venn diagram between crypto and OnlyFans December 17, 2020

Equity Monday: IPO delays and mega-deals kickstart the week December 14, 2020

Do the celebrities help the startups or do the startups help the celebrities? December 10, 2020

What about $30 billion under 30 December 3, 2020

Equity Shot: Salesforce’s $27.7 billion-dollar Slack message December 1, 2020

Equity Monday: HungryPanda raises $70M, trade tensions and cross-border VC November 30, 2020

Equity Monday: Good vaccine news, three rounds and why IPOs are trending November 23, 2020

All IPOs should be paid for in Robux November 21, 2020

Equity Shot: Airbnb’s IPO is finally here November 16, 2020

Equity Monday: C3.AI files to go public and Vision Fund 2 leads $100M round November 16, 2020

Th O’s r ptinal, th dllrs r mndtry November 12, 2020

Equity Monday: Vaccine news scrambles the stock market, shakes up startups November 9, 2020

Fortnite is actually a SaaS company November 5, 2020

Equity Monday: Edtech and insurtech stay red-hot November 2, 2020

Equity shot: Boo! It’s the Halloween earnings special! October 31, 2020

Tech optimism…in this economy? October 29, 2020

Equity Monday: SAP’s warning, and IPO updates for both Airbnb and Databricks October 26, 2020

Quibi’s shortform life October 22, 2020

Equity Shot: The DoJ, Google and what the suit could mean for startups&lt October 20, 2020

Equity Monday: Three neat venture rounds, and Alibaba’s latest October 19, 2020

When was the last time you worked out your soul October 15, 2020

Equity Monday: Twilio buys Segment, and Airkit raises $28M for its low-code platform October 12, 2020

No-code is the new blockchain October 8, 2020

Equity Monday: Ola, DeFi and how to turn cooler cabinets into ads October 5, 2020

What if the kernel is corrupt? October 1, 2020

Equity Monday: Palantir might have a very eventful hump day September 28, 2020

Why isn’t Robinhood a verb yet? September 24, 2020

Equity Monday: The TikTok mess, and a grip of neat European VC activity September 21, 2020

Schools are closing their doors, but Opendoor isn’t September 17, 2020

Equity Monday: Could Satya and TikTok make ByteDance investors happy enough to dance? August 3, 2020

The iron rule of founder compensation is dead July 31, 2020

Equity Monday: SAP, Qualtrics and oh boy are we excited July 27, 2020

The 3% gap in no-code July 24, 2020

Go SPAC yourself July 22, 2020

Give us your seed round and we will send back double July 17, 2020

Silicon Valley is built on immigrant innovation July 10, 2020

When life gives you lemons, print money with Lemonade July 3, 2020

The way to win is to lose the most money the fastest June 26, 2020

Equity Monday: Heartbest and Acquire raise capital as tech turns to Apple’s WWDC June 22, 2020

Equity Monday: The TikTok mess, two funding rounds and Nvidia will buy ARM September 14, 2020

Warren Buffett invests in an unprofitable business September 10, 2020

Equity Monday: JFrog and Sumo Logic set initial IPO prices amidst wave of interesting private rounds September 8, 2020

Edtech is the new SaaS September 3, 2020

Equity Monday: What if no one gets to buy TikTok? August 31, 2020

A faster, easier, cheaper way of going public August 27, 2020

Equity Shot: Our favorite startups from YC Demo Day August 26, 2020

Everyone filed to go public Monday August 25, 2020

No parties allowed at the Airbnb IPO August 21, 2020

Equity Monday: A good time for ambitious startups to take on Big Tech August 17, 2020

Looking at how Gen Z has changed fundraising August 14, 2020

Equity Monday: The TikTok saga rolls on as earnings season starts to wrap August 10, 2020

The rules of VC are being broken August 7, 2020

It’s not just about e-mail, stupid June 19, 2020

Take Facebook money and get cloned June 12, 2020

Tech talent is flocking to smaller cities, but investors aren’t May 29, 2020

Clubhouse proves that time is a flat circle May 22, 2020

What’s up with tiny checks at giant valuations? May 15, 2020

Is it better to be a private or public company right now? May 8, 2020

Equity Shot: 1% is the new “growth” May 2, 2020

There is money in design tools, but do designers have a target on their backs? May 1, 2020

Equity Monday: Startups run low on cash, and why some Internet tailwinds are fading April 27, 2020

Investors buy The DiPP as accelerators go virtual April 24, 2020

All press is good press for Robinhood April 17, 2020

Equity Monday: Two early-stage rounds, grocery delivery and SoftBank’s bill April 13, 2020

So many fintech eggs in so many baskets April 10, 2020

Equity Monday: Three funding rounds and a downturn March 30, 2020

Stripe goes Fast for $20M, D2C tips and tricks and what’s happening to tech internships? March 27, 2020

Monday.com surpassed $130M ARR before the remote-work boom March 25, 2020

Equity Monday: What’s going on with $100M rounds? March 23, 2020

Raising in a recession March 20, 2020

Equity Tuesday: Wild markets, a neat early-stage round and the closed IPO window March 17, 2020

Raising money in a bear market, and what happened with Sequoia and Finix? March 13, 2020

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[tc_podcast date="Mar 6, 2020"]Kleiner’s new fund, Atrium is kaput and the latest data on seed rounds March 7, 2020

Equity Shot: What’s Elliott Management and why is it coming after Twitter and SoftBank? March 3, 2020

Understanding 2020’s early-stage fundraising market March 2, 2020

Coronavirus corrections and the rise of remote work February 28, 2020

Equity Monday: Stocks fall, Square earnings, and Capiche raises $1.1M February 24, 2020

Equity is not always the answer February 21, 2020

Equity Shot: What’s going on with Tesla’s stock price? February 19, 2020

Equity Monday: Oyo’s losses, global growth concerns, and four early-stage rounds February 17, 2020

Big meditation money, new VC funds, and how do you value Airbnb? February 14, 2020

Equity Monday: Cherre raises $16M, Lyft’s critical earnings and WeWork’s profit hopes February 10, 2020

Why is One Medical worth more than Casper? February 7, 2020

How to blow through capital at an incredible rate January 31, 2020

Why Front’s Series C matters, the latest on Lambda and The Athletic makes media look good January 24, 2020

Equity Monday: Uber sells its Eats business in India, Qonto raises, and Tesla says no January 21, 2020

We’ve gone Plaid # January 17, 2020

Lucky coffee, unicorn stumbles and Sam Altman’s YC wager January 10, 2020

Away, #PelotonGate and predictions for 2020 January 3, 2020

Centaurs, centurions, centipedes: the $100M ARR CLUB December 20, 2019

Equity Dive: Direct Listings December 13, 2019

Closing the race and gender funding gap December 6, 2019

Former Facebookers take on Facebook November 27, 2019

Equity Dive: Poshmark’s origin story with co-founder & CEO Manish Chandra November 22, 2019

WeWork gives 0 forks, and Docker containerizes its future into a casket November 15, 2019

Every startup is a bank — or wants to be November 8, 2019

Sam Altman’s bet against Slack November 1, 2019

Growth is out, profitability is in October 25, 2019

Greylock GP Sarah Guo is as bullish on SaaS as ever October 18, 2019

Checking in on 2019’s IPO cycle October 11, 2019

Why San Francisco is still the gold mine for tech startups October 4, 2019

Peloton, WeWork, Vox, Bodega, Kapwing and oh boy are we tired September 27, 2019

Your guide to WeWork’s CEO shuffle September 25, 2019

The cult of the founder and Silicon Valley’s lack of moral authority September 20, 2019

WeWork and Uber are proof valuations are meaningless September 13, 2019

Why Box is one of the most under-appreciated companies September 6, 2019

Could Peloton be the next Apple? August 30, 2019

The myth of ‘stage agnostic’ investing August 23, 2019

Y Combinator’s Michael Seibel on building startups, early-stage deal-making and tech’s center of gravity August 20, 2019

Making sense of the WeWork S-1 (or trying to) August 14, 2019

Axios’ Dan Primack on ‘the most polarizing startup that exists’ August 13, 2019

Startups seek sperm… and venture capital backing August 9, 2019

Unpacking DoorDash’s $410M Caviar acquisition August 2, 2019

Why the hell is Robinhood worth $7.6B? July 26, 2019

Can you really predict the next generation of unicorns? July 19, 2019

The IPO window that never closes July 12, 2019

Investing elsewhere with Revolution’s Clara Sieg July 5, 2019

SoftBank-backed startup cracks under pressure to scale June 28, 2019

The VCs behind Libra, Facebook’s new cryptocurrency June 21, 2019

Silicon Valley’s founder fetish infantilizes public companies June 14, 2019


What happens to late-stage VC if the Vision Fund goes away? June 7, 2019

Is the tech press too positive in its coverage of startups? May 31, 2019

How to avoid an IPO May 24, 2019

Unpacking Away’s $1.4B valuation, the startup studio model and CrowdStrike’s S-1 May 17, 2019

Equity Shot: Judging Uber’s less-than-grand opening day May 10, 2019

New a16z funds, a $200M round and the latest from WeWork and Slack May 5, 2019

Equity Shot: Uber’s IPO terms and Slack’s S-1 April 26, 2019

Mary Meeker’s new fund, two IPOs from China and what’s next for Uber and Slack? April 26, 2019

Equity Shot: Pinterest zooms into the public markets (and yet another tech company files for an IPO) April 19, 2019

VCs bet on cannabis vaping, ED meds and mobile fertility clinics April 18, 2019

Listen to us talk about ‘undercorns,’ IPOs and what going public is really about April 12, 2019

The future of a16z, Lyft’s sinking stock and another IPO to watch April 5, 2019

Equity Shot: Lyft is public — what does that mean for other IPO-ready unicorns? March 29, 2019

Lyft’s IPO, Casper the friendly unicorn and WeWork’s staggering losses March 29, 2019

Equity Shot: Pinterest and Zoom file to go public March 22, 2019

Lyft’s IPO is hot, YC Demo Day, two new unicorns and what’s Boy Brow? March 22, 2019

Uber’s IPO targets April, Stash stacks cash and YC shakes it up March 15, 2019

Changes at YC, $1.5B more for ride hailing and Airbnb buys HotelTonight March 8, 2019

Equity Shot: Lyft files to go public and we’re stoked March 1, 2019

Four rounds for women-led startups, and a huge Series A for Motif March 1, 2019

Pinterest and Lyft move closer to IPO, and LPs question the Vision Fund’s investment strategy February 22, 2019

Peloton pedals toward an IPO, self-driving is big business and SaaS’s new highs February 15, 2019

Spotify <3 podcasts, Calm becomes a unicorn and Reddit’s Series D February 8, 2019

Equity Shot: All about Slack’s confidential IPO filing February 4, 2019

Everyone raises $100M, Pinterest and Zoom want to go public and HelloSign February 1, 2019

Scooters 2.0, Munchery ghosts and solving contraceptive deserts January 25, 2019

More scooter dollars, Slack’s revenue projections and the IPO traffic jam January 18, 2019

Bradley Tusk on mobile voting, Uber’s IPO race with Lyft and the Dems taking over the House
December 28, 2018

SoftBank’s triple, Pinterest is going public and the market meltdown
December 21, 2018

Ridesharing IPOs and $850M for Luckin, Plaid and Zymergen
December 14, 2018

Lyft’s going public, Uber’s eyeing Bird, Utah’s tech scene, and trade tensions December 7, 2018

Original Content


original content podcast techcrunch edgeOriginal Content is your weekly dive into the sometimes-overwhelming world of original streaming shows and movies. Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, Amazon Prime and more — if it’s new, original and available to stream, you’ll hear about it here. Each week, TechCrunch’s Anthony Ha, Jordan Crook and a guest host kick things off with a recap of the latest streaming headlines before moving into an in-depth review of a new show or movie.

It’s hard to resist the silliness of ‘Emily in Paris’
October 17, 2020

Netflix’s ‘Enola Holmes’ is thoroughly mediocre
October 10, 2020

Netflix’s ‘Away’ deftly balances space exploration and human drama
October 4, 2020

‘Wireless’ shows off Quibi’s Turnstyle technology
September 20, 2020

Disney’s ‘Mulan’ is a decent remake overshadowed by controversy
September 12, 2020

‘Teenage Bounty Hunters’ is more interested in relationships than bounty hunting
September 6, 2020

Netflix’s ‘High Score’ is a selective tour through video game history
August 29, 2020

On Netflix’s ‘Selling Sunset’, everyone’s a villain
August 22, 2020

‘The Umbrella Academy’ returns for a messy-but-delightful second season
August 9, 2020

Netflix’s ‘Say I Do’ offers a wedding-focused twist on the ‘Queer Eye’ formula
August 1, 2020


Culture is tech and tech is culture. That is what TechCrunch’s Megan Rose Dickey and Henry Pickavet discuss on Mixtape. On each episode, they take a closer look at stories of the week that have a particular foothold in the cultural zeitgeist. We can’t get away from tech, and Mixtape helps you make those connections.

Season 3

Artificial intelligence and disability December 19, 2020

Making technology accessible for everyone December 6, 2020

Building a structural DEI response to a systemic issue with Y-Vonne Hutchinson November 19, 2020

Wellness in the time of the struggle November 5, 2020

Proposition 22 and the labor divide October 23, 2020


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