Equity

By TechCrunch, Chris Gates, Alex Wilhelm, Danny Crichton, Natasha Mascarenhas, Grace Mendenhall

Equity is TechCrunch's venture capital podcast. In each episode, you'll hear the stories behind the money that runs Silicon Valley. Each week, TechCrunch reporter Alex Wilhelm, Managing Editor Danny Crichton and reporter Natasha Mascarenhas to discuss the news behind the launches, rounds and public debuts of the companies making waves. Produced by Chris Gates and Grace Mendenhall.

  1. 1.
    Equity Monday: China boosts pressure on its tech sector as Duolingo's IPO looks to raise a few more bucks
    6:42
  2. 2.
    Duolingo's bellwether IPO
    28:48
  3. 3.
    How WeWork's Adam Neumann made a pigeon look like a swan
    23:30
  4. 4.
    Equity Monday: Zoom buys Five9 as Robinhood sets IPO price range
    6:47
  5. 5.
    The price differential for engineers is declining
    34:09
  6. 6.
    Your funding round isn't special, but you might be
    27:34
  7. 7.
    Equity Monday: Cybersecurity startups see deluge of capital as Microsoft looks to buy RiskIQ
    7:07
  8. 8.
    Mmhmm, it’s the most ridiculous story we’ve ever heard
    35:29
  1. 9.
    Tune in, SPAC on, drop LSD
    16:53
  2. 10.
    Didi gets hit by Chinese government, and Pelo raises $150M
    6:51
  3. 11.
    California has no water and lots of liquidity
    34:31
  4. 12.
    Robinhood is going public and we're very excited
    16:22
  5. 13.
    Dear economy, creators aren't fragile plants
    33:15
  6. 14.
    Equity Monday: Big iPads, and Ballmer-era Google
    6:47
  7. 15.
    Equity Extras: Q&A from the live show
    9:47
  8. 16.
    Equity Live: This is what leadership smells like
    35:32
  9. 17.
    How many lives does bitcoin have?
    23:41
  10. 18.
    Equity Monday: China hates crypto, and the Vision Fund's vision lives on
    8:07
  11. 19.
    Owning the paycheck is the key to fintech success
    35:08
  12. 20.
    Every startup needs an in-house senate
    17:12
  13. 21.
    What does Uber and birth control have in common?
    9:05
  14. 22.
    The huge TAM of fake breaded chicken bits
    30:38
  15. 23.
    The imbalanced landscape of hormonal health
    25:29
  16. 24.
    Equity Monday: Jeff's going to space, and everyone wants a piece of Flipkart
    7:14
  17. 25.
    Amazon is now open to getting sued
    28:33
  18. 26.
    Why sports tech is bigger than a game
    17:47
  19. 27.
    Equity Tuesday: Everyone is raising money at the same time
    8:04
  20. 28.
    The SPAC trash ticker is counting down
    32:38
  21. 29.
    Cataclysms are a growth industry
    23:26
  22. 30.
    Equity Monday: Crypto's awful weekend, Apple v. Epic, and funding rounds galore
    7:15
  23. 31.
    LinkedIn is the reason Apple made the M1 chip
    30:49
  24. 32.
    What has four wheels and loses money?
    23:32
  25. 33.
    Equity Monday: Elon Musk Elon Musk's the crypto markets, while Indian startups raise huge rounds
    9:54
  26. 34.
    Hundreds of SPACs waiting in the woods
    34:01
  27. 35.
    Duolingo swipes Tinder in a Clash Royale
    19:03
  28. 36.
    Equity Monday: Dogecoin is passé, but student notes are big business
    8:02
  29. 37.
    If 12% is the new 30%, 4% is the new 12%
    33:35
  30. 38.
    The morality and efficacy of going public earlier
    24:29
  31. 39.
    Equity Monday: TechCrunch goes Yahoo while welding robots raise $56M
    10:27
  32. 40.
    The second shot is kicking in
    32:01
  33. 41.
    In a room with no smart speaker, Alexa can't hear you scream
    22:42
  34. 42.
    Equity Monday: Social media crackdowns, earnings, and a funding deluge
    7:43
  35. 43.
    No one is talking about remote work from space
    33:06
  36. 44.
    The rise of the next Coinbase, thanks to Coinbase
    20:50
  37. 45.
    Equity Monday: Clubhouse, UiPath, and the crypto flash crash
    8:28
  38. 46.
    Do you need a SPAC therapist?
    32:39
  39. 47.
    Why expensive workout gear is actually cheap
    20:10
  40. 48.
    Equity Monday: Microsoft buys Nuance, Uber isn't dead, and Austin has a new unicorn
    7:24
  41. 49.
    Creator economy’s slow burn
    32:13
  42. 50.
    Introducing: Found
    18:51

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