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TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2013 - Day 2
AlleyTalk -Public markets are doing a good job of valuing technology companies, but the same cannot be said for private investors, closely watched venture capitalist Fred Wilson said recently.The big problem: Startups can get much better...
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Drones - The drone industry is expected to climb to a whopping $8.4 billion by 2019, according to ABI Research. But most of that growth won't come from selling hardware.Instead, it's all the applications and services on top of the hardware...
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Business - Nothing may say 2015 more than a company that claims it's "the Uber for drones."While the Federal Aviation Administration figures out how to regulate drones, it continues to approve their use. Nearly 400 "exemptions" have been...
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Funding - The on-demand startup space has never been hotter.Research firm CB Insights released a report recently highlighting just how much money is rushing into startups like Uber, Airbnb and Instacart. Investment activity is red-hot,...
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Cool Tech -Paul Vigna honors Bitcoin Pizza Day, the five-year anniversary of an unorthodox method of buying a pizza.Video not showing up? Click here
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Cool Tech -Raymond Wang, 17, won $75,000 and first place at Intel's Science and Engineering Fair for his study of how to improve air quality in...
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Cool Tech -Google will now surface real-time tweets in search results on its app and mobile site. Video not showing up? Click here
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Cool Tech - It's tough to say whether the private market for tech companies is in bubble territory, but lofty late-stage funding in Silicon Valley could benefit from public market discipline, the managing director at LererHippeau Ventures said...
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Tech -A fix for a new computer bug could impact more than 20,000 websites, rendering them unreadable. Video not showing up? Click here
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Apps -With a few taps on your smartphone, you can now get your skin analyzed. Video not showing up? Click here
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Lifestyle -Company-issued smartphones have obliterated the line between the workday and off hours. For employers and workers, 8 p.m. emails from the boss...
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Cool Tech -Erik Sorto has been paralyzed from the neck down for 13 years, but recently he lifted a bottle of beer to his lips and took a drink by himself. How...
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Tech -What if your eyeglasses could track the calories you burn and distance traveled? VSP Global incoming CEO Jim McGrann shows off the...
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Apps -Do you worry about crime in your neighborhood?  Andria Chamberlain tells us about an app that uses crowdsourcing to help police combat...
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Healthcare - After more than 20 years of banking with JPMorgan Chase, former Microsoft executive and marijuana entrepreneur Martin Tobias saw his business and personal accounts terminated this week.Chase spokeswoman Patricia Wexler confirmed...
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Videos -The leap second happens every few years when the standard time around the world is adjusted by one second to account for a slight mismatch between...