Author: Matt Burns

MIXhalo to reveal new audio technology at Disrupt NY with help from Pharrell and Incubus

TECHCRUNCH This is going to be a lot of fun. MIXhalo was founded by Incubus guitarist Mike Einziger and the startup is set to reveal its first product at Disrupt NY 2017. And Mike is bringing some other famous friends to help. MIXhalo has developed a way to distribute audio to a crowd — like at a concert — in a way, they say, is as good as the musicians hear on stage. And there seem to be significant broader applications for the tech, too. Founder Mike Einziger enlisted the help of Pharrell Williams (a MIXhalo investor) to show...

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Investors: Here are the Startup Alley companies at Disrupt NY

TECHCRUNCH Listen up, investors at Disrupt NY 2017. This one’s for you. We’re thrilled to announce that you can now peruse all of the companies that will be on display in the Startup Alley at Disrupt NY 2017 on our handy Startup Alley Hub. In addition to being a fantastic resource, the site is mobile-friendly so you can easily view info on all of your favorite Alley companies right from your mobile device at the conference. The hub is separated into days and categories, so you can see all of the e-commerce companies that will be on display on day 1 of...

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Just 2 days left to save $1,000 on Disrupt NY tickets

TECHCRUNCH Heads up, startup guys and gals. You are seriously running out of time to get deeply discounted tickets to the hottest startup show in the Big Apple – Disrupt NY 2017. With Disrupt NY 2017 a few short weeks away, the window to purchase early bird Disrupt tickets is quickly closing. You have until the end of day tomorrow, April 21 to get tickets for just $1,995 apiece, a full $1,000 less than what you’ll pay if you wait until Saturday. You can get your tickets here. That ticket is your all-access pass to all the great things taking...

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Second round of Disrupt NY Hackathon tickets now available

TECHCRUNCH If you’re looking to participate in the hackathon at Disrupt NY 2017, but missed out on the first round of tickets, you’re in luck! Today, we’re releasing a new batch of hackathon tickets, so everyone who has their hearts set on spending a demanding, but fun-filled weekend building something great should head on over to ticketing page and grab your free hackathon tickets before they’re gone. You can get your tickets here. The hackathon kicks off at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, May 13, with networking and the forming of the hackathon teams. On Sunday, May 14, after spending...

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GoPro to release prosumer spherical camera in fall 2017

TECHCRUNCH GoPro today announced the Fusion, a camera capable of capturing spherical video for use in VR and standard video formats through a software solution. The camera will be released this fall. GoPro has yet to name the price. If nothing else GoPro is becoming a camera company again. The Fusion shows that GoPro is going back to its core competency in creating hardware. Action cameras existed before GoPro. But GoPro provided a better complete solution and the market responded by making the company top-selling vendor. GoPro likely hopes the same thing will happen with the Fusion and the...

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Only 3 more days to save on Disrupt NY tickets

TECHCRUNCH Alright future Disrupt attendees. We gave you an extra week to save $1,000 on Disrupt NY 2017 tickets, but this week we aren’t feeling so generous. You now have just three days left to get an early-bird ticket for $1,995 before prices jump to $2,995 after Friday. Seriously, no more extensions. This is it. Get your tickets now. Disrupt NY 2017 is going to be one of our best Disrupts yet. We’ve got some amazing speakers lined up for a series of lectures and interviews — folks like RRE Ventures Co-Founder & Managing Partner Stuart Ellman, Caribou Biosciences co-founder,...

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Here are the startups in the Disrupt NY featured pavilions

TECHCRUNCH We’re gearing up for a great Disrupt NY and this year we’re pulling out all the stops. Like the pavilions we had in London and San Francisco last year, we are highlighting some of the best startups from 12 distinct categories to exhibit in New York’s Startup Alley plus they will demo their products on our Showcase Stage. Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Emoshape Inc – First Emotion Chip for AI and Robots – EPU (Emotion Processing Unit) Alluvium – Mesh Intelligence platform delivers real-time operational insights to operations Syndio – People analytics working at the intersection of HR, big data, machine...

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Students: Get your cheap Disrupt NY tickets now

TECHCRUNCH Are you a student on a limited budget but still want to check out the best startup show in the Big Apple? We’ve got you covered. For a limited time, current undergraduate and graduate students can get deeply discounted student tickets to Disrupt NY 2017 for just $300 each. To take advantage of this opportunity, all you need to do is send an email to students@techcrunch.com with a copy of both your current transcripts showing your enrollment status and a valid student ID. Once we’ve validated your information, we’ll respond with details on how to complete your student registration. For...

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