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26 Episodes
Black Ember's WPRT Modular Backpack

Black Ember's WPRT Modular Backpack

TC stops by Black Ember HQ in San Francisco to take a look at their new modular backpacks and how they design and produce gear.
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New Wave Latin Founders with David Arana (Konfio), Juan Pablo Bruzzo (Moni), Ana McLaren (Enjoie), S

New Wave Latin Founders with David Arana (Konfio), Juan Pablo Bruzzo (Moni), Ana McLaren (Enjoie), S

The latest generation of tech founders in Latin America may be more disruptive than their predecessors but also face rapidly rising expectations at home and abroad.
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Venture Investing In Latin America Today Eric Acher (Monashees), Veronica Allende Serra (Innova Capi

Venture Investing In Latin America Today Eric Acher (Monashees), Veronica Allende Serra (Innova Capi

The pace and scale of venture investing in Latin America is accelerating fast. How will the ecosystem adapt?
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1Doc3 at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

1Doc3 at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

1DOC3 has developed a platform that allows users to ask healthcare questions to doctors anonymously, and for free.
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Cuenca at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuenca at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuenca offers no fee, fast response banking service.
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Agilis at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Agilis at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Agilis is an online asset-backed lending platform, based in Argentina. Agilis monetizes customer assets to empower them with simple and fast access to convenient financing.
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20 Years Ahead of the Curve with Fabricio Bloisi (Movile)

20 Years Ahead of the Curve with Fabricio Bloisi (Movile)

Movile started with SMS and ringtones in 1998 and evolved into a powerful conglomerate of digital businesses on mobile platforms. Founder Fabricio Bloisi discusses the journey and what’s next.
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A China Twist to Brazil’s Mobility Revolution with Ariel Lambrecht (Yellow), Eduardo Musa (Yellow),

A China Twist to Brazil’s Mobility Revolution with Ariel Lambrecht (Yellow), Eduardo Musa (Yellow),

With Didi Chuxing’s acquisition of car-sharing service 99 and GGV’s investment in scooter / bike mobility startup Yellow, what lessons from China’s mobility revolution will unfold in Brazil?
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Keynote by Konstantinos Papamiltiadis (Facebook)

Keynote by Konstantinos Papamiltiadis (Facebook)

Facebook’s Director of Platform Partnerships discusses the Facebook developer ecosystem. Sponsored by Facebook.
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RxChain at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

RxChain at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Prescrypto is building the RxChain protocol, an interoperable trusted mechanism to guarantee the integrity and traceability of each prescription. RxChain is a decentralized protocol that safeguards the patient’s safety, controlled substances and i...
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SimpliRoute at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

SimpliRoute at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

SimpliRoute has developed a SaaS platform that helps delivery and transportation companies reduce up to 30% their logistics costs and improve their customers’ satisfaction thanks to our cutting-edge route engines and machine learning models in an ...
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Unima at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Unima at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Unima developed a fast and low cost diagnostic and disease surveillance technology that allows anyone, even people with no technical training, to diagnose a disease at the point of care, without using lab equipment, with results in 15 minutes and ...
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Unima at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Unima at the Finals of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Unima developed a fast and low-cost diagnostic and disease surveillance technology that allows anyone, even people with no technical training, to diagnose a disease at the point of care, without using lab equipment.
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Keynote by Rodrigo Schmidt (Instagram)

Keynote by Rodrigo Schmidt (Instagram)

The director of engineering at Instagram discusses the rapid growth and development of the popular photo-sharing app. Sponsored by Facebook.
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Finerio at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Finerio at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Finerio offers an automated personal finance manager designed specifically for Mexico. It helps users organize all Mexican bank accounts in one place, categorize transactions, create budgets, and save money.
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Loopkey at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Loopkey at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

LoopKey transforms your smartphone into a digital keychain and removes the need of keys, badges, and biometrics. LoopKey's RESTful API and software integrations makes management even easier.
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Fireside Chat with Cristina Junqueira (Nubank) and David Velez (Nubank)

Fireside Chat with Cristina Junqueira (Nubank) and David Velez (Nubank)

With $180 million in fresh capital and a $4 billion valuation, where will Nubank go from here?
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Nube at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Nube at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Nube is an end-to-end IOT solution that measures the level of Propane in stationary tanks. Nube enables gas suppliers and consumers to monitor levels, view consumption patterns, set alerts, receive orders, manage their supply chain, optimize gas d...
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Belugapay at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Belugapay at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Beluga Pay offers a mobile point of sale system that allows customers to manage their business, customers, and personal life.
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Olho Do Dono at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Olho Do Dono at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Olho Do Dono offers software that uses a portable 3D camera to estimate cattle weight, allowing cattle owners to monitor livestock weight evolution in a frequent and stress-free manner.
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Cuenca at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuenca at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuenca offers no fee, fast response banking service.
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Elenas at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Elenas at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Elenas offers a digital direct sales channel that allows women in Latin America to earn extra income by sharing and selling beauty products that they love.
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Brandtrack at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Brandtrack at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Brandtrack provides a music platform that allows brands to enhance the customer shopping experience and simplify music creation.
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Olho Do Dono - Winner of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Olho Do Dono - Winner of Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Olho Do Dono offers software that uses a portable 3D camera to estimate cattle weight, allowing cattle owners to monitor livestock weight evolution in a frequent and stress-free manner.
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Cuidas at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuidas at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Cuidas offers a B2B2C subscription service for doctors. Cuidas targets SMBs that do not provide health insurance to employees.
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1doc3 at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

1doc3 at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

1DOC3 has developed a platform that allows users to ask healthcare questions to doctors anonymously, and for free.
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Agilis at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Agilis at Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

Agilis is an online asset-backed lending platform, based in Argentina. Agilis monetizes customer assets to empower them with simple and fast access to convenient financing.
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Moment Anamorphic Lens Review

Moment Anamorphic Lens Review

This little lens brings big screen cinemascope perspective to mobile phones via a phone case for either the iPhone, Google Pixel, or Galaxy. This is great news for filmmakers on a budget chasing that highly sought-after film look.
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Virtual Reality Skydiving

Virtual Reality Skydiving

Lucas Matney tries indoor skydiving with VR at iFLY.
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Apple introduces a new iPad Pro

Apple introduces a new iPad Pro

Apple's latest flagship tablet features speed and performance boosts across the board.
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The new Mac mini

The new Mac mini

Apple has updated their Mac mini
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Meet the new MacBook Air

Meet the new MacBook Air

Apple introduces a long-awaited refresh to its ultra-portable laptop that's made from 100% recycled aluminum.
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A closer look at Mirror

A closer look at Mirror

Mirror is a smart gadget that offers virtual fitness classes. We caught up with the founder Brynn Putnam at the NYC HQ to learn more.
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Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar I-Pace
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Reality Checks with Niko Bonatsos (General Catalyst), Jacob Mullins (Shasta Ventures), Catherine Ulr

Reality Checks with Niko Bonatsos (General Catalyst), Jacob Mullins (Shasta Ventures), Catherine Ulr

"[VR] is the frothiest space in the Valley right now. Nobody understands it but everyone wants in. Any idiot could walk into a f***ing room, utter the letters ‘V’ and ‘R’, and VCs would hurl bricks of cash at them.” – Erlich Bachmann. While this m...
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Staying Lean and Mean with Maureen Fan (BaoBab Studios) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Staying Lean and Mean with Maureen Fan (BaoBab Studios) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Baobab Studios has raised $31 million from top investors to create cinematic VR that excites audiences. While VR startups raised plenty of cash in 2016 and 2017, slow headset sales have caused startups to focus on building for a virtual future tha...
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Energizing the Social Camera with Ficus Kirkpatrick (Facebook) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Energizing the Social Camera with Ficus Kirkpatrick (Facebook) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Today's most mass-market AR apps seem to center on augmenting the user's camera to inject some fun goofiness into their photos and videos. Facebook has deemed this their entry-point into AR tech as well, but for how long will selfie masks and filt...
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Kickstarting an Industry with Yelena Rachitzky (Oculus) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Kickstarting an Industry with Yelena Rachitzky (Oculus) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Oculus has pumped hundreds of millions of dollars into funding VR content, and while the headset market is still small, developers have built plenty of games and experiences. Facebook’s VR future rests on people finding new worlds that they want t...
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Making the World Your Game with Ross Finman (Niantic) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Making the World Your Game with Ross Finman (Niantic) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Between the worldwide craze of Pokémon GO and the soon-to-launch Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Niantic knows AR. We chat to Niantic's Head of AR Research to find out what's next.
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Cloud 6 with Matt Miesnieks (6d.ai) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Cloud 6 with Matt Miesnieks (6d.ai) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

AR is out there, but the experiences available today are still feeling pretty isolated. 6D.ai is building out cloud AR tech to link these experiences together on a digital layer of the real world.
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The Future of Storytelling with Mariana Acuna (Opaque Studios), Guy Primus (Virtual Reality Company)

The Future of Storytelling with Mariana Acuna (Opaque Studios), Guy Primus (Virtual Reality Company)

The Future of Storytelling with Mariana Acuna (Opaque Studios), Guy Primus (Virtual Reality Company) and Jay Tucker (UCLA Anderson)
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Finding the Potential of Phone AR with Parham Aarabi (Modiface), Kirin Sinha (Illumix) and Allison W

Finding the Potential of Phone AR with Parham Aarabi (Modiface), Kirin Sinha (Illumix) and Allison W

Finding the Potential of Phone AR with Parham Aarabi (Modiface), Kirin Sinha (Illumix) and Allison Wood (Camera IQ)
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Early Days, Early Bets with Greg Castle (Anorak Ventures) and Peter Rojas (Betaworks) | TC Sessions

Early Days, Early Bets with Greg Castle (Anorak Ventures) and Peter Rojas (Betaworks) | TC Sessions

Fewer AR/VR startups seem to be raising big seed rounds in 2018, but how have early-stage investors changed their approach to funding new talent in the space? How should founders get their attention?
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Ditching Headsets for Holograms with Ashley Crowder (VNTANA), Shawn Frayne (Looking Glass Factory),

Ditching Headsets for Holograms with Ashley Crowder (VNTANA), Shawn Frayne (Looking Glass Factory),

Augmented reality may be a powerful sight, but it requires participants to own expensive hardware. Is there a workaround? Startups are working to centralize the experience but it’s going to look a lot different.
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Fireside Chat with Jon Snoddy (Walt Disney Imagineering) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Fireside Chat with Jon Snoddy (Walt Disney Imagineering) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Fireside Chat with Jon Snoddy (Walt Disney Imagineering)
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Creating an AR Creator Network with Eitan Pilipski (Snap) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Creating an AR Creator Network with Eitan Pilipski (Snap) | TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Getting users into AR has proven challenging at times, the same has definitely been true for developer platforms. Snap was early to the AR selfie filter world and is trying to use that advantage to bring more developers into the fold building Lens...
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Augmenting the Office with Derek Belch (STRIVR), Clorama Dorvilias (DebiasVR), and Morgan Mercer (Va

Augmenting the Office with Derek Belch (STRIVR), Clorama Dorvilias (DebiasVR), and Morgan Mercer (Va

How can businesses learn from mistakes before making them? By training employees with VR, there’s the potential to more accurately simulate key scenarios and push people towards good choices.
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The RadMini By Rad Power Bike Is Hefty Yet Rad!

The RadMini By Rad Power Bike Is Hefty Yet Rad!

Tito Hamze reviews the Radmini Electric Folding Fat bike by Rad Power Bikes. This thing is a heavy beast but one hell of a smooth ride.
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