Category: Startups

Fortnite Battle Royale’s Solo Showdown lets players compete for up to 50,000 V-Bucks – TechCrunch

For the first time ever, Fortnite Battle Royale players have the chance to compete with one another for a huge amount of V-Bucks, the game’s virtual currency. Fortnite Battle Royale often adds new wacky game modes, like 50 vs 50 Read More

zGlue launches a configurable system-on-a-chip to help developers implement customized chipsets – TechCrunch

The complexity and cost of packing an array of sensors and power inside a small amount of space has opened the door to a wider and wider variety of use cases for internet-connected devices beyond just smart thermostats or cameras Read More

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong to talk the future of cryptocurrency at Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

Coinbase has come a long way since its launch in 2012. The company has raised more than $225 million and paved the way for cryptocurrencies to enter the mainstream by providing a digital currency exchange. Which is why we’re absolutely Read More

Quarterback lets top esports gamers and streamers create their own fan-based leagues – TechCrunch

In an effort to tie the top gamers and streamers more directly with their fans, a new company called Quarterback has just raised $2.5 million to create and manage fan-based leagues for the superstars of the esports and streaming world. Read More