6 10, 2019

HTC’s new CEO discusses the phonemaker’s future – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-06T05:07:56+00:00 October 6th, 2019|5g, APPLE, AT&T, Augmented Reality, Chanel, cher wang, China, deutsche telekom, Disrupt, Disrupt SF 2019, Ericsson, Exodus, Facebook, Google, Hardware, HTC, Huawei, Internet of Things, Louis-Vuitton, Mobile, mobile devices, Nokia, smartphones, sprint, T-Mobile, telecommunications, Uncategorized, Verizon, Virtual Reality, Yves Maitre|

Ahead of a Disrupt appearance, Yves Maitre talks mobile, VR and blockchain Brian Heater @bheater / 2 days On September 17, HTC announced [...]

3 09, 2019

WeChat restricts controversial video face-swapping app Zao, citing “security risks” – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-03T04:42:02+00:00 September 3rd, 2019|Apps, China, deepfakes, face swapping, Startups, TC, Tencent, Uncategorized, WeChat, weixin, Zao|

Zao went viral in China this weekend for its realistic face-swapping videos, but after controversy about its policies, WeChat restricted access to the [...]

26 08, 2019

Google falls to third place in worldwide smart speaker market – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-26T16:35:18+00:00 August 26th, 2019|alibaba, Amazon, Amazon Echo, Assistant, Baidu, China, Companies, echo, Gadgets, Google, Google Home, smart speakers, Speaker, Uncategorized, United States, voice assistants, voice computing, xiaomi|

The global smart speaker market grew 55.4% in the second quarter to reach 26.1 million shipments, according to a new report from Canalys. [...]

22 08, 2019

After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-22T04:32:47+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|APPLE, China, Column, digital audio, digital media, energy, Google, Media, Netflix, online video, Pandora, Podcast, Podcast Movement, podcast networks, Podcasting, social media, soundcloud, spotify, Uncategorized, United States, Wondery, world wide web|

Justine Moore Contributor Justine Moore is a venture investor at CRV and co-founded Cardinal Ventures alongside her sister, Olivia. More posts by this [...]

13 08, 2019

Huawei’s new OS isn’t an Android replacement… yet – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-13T04:24:39+00:00 August 13th, 2019|Android, China, Google, Government, Hardware, HarmonyOS, Huawei, Mobile, operating system, Policy, Tariffs, Trade war, trump, Uncategorized|

If making an Android alternative was easy, we’d have a lot more of them. Huawei’s HarmonyOS won’t be replacing the mobile operating system [...]

25 05, 2019

Why Luckin’s ultimate target may not be Starbucks – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-25T15:16:58+00:00 May 25th, 2019|7-eleven, Apps, Asia, China, Coffee, courier services, drinks, finance, Food, food and drink, luckin, Luckin Coffee, Seattle, shenzhen, Social, starbucks, Startups, TC, Uncategorized|

Starbucks plans to double its store count in China to 5,000 in 2021 and Luckin, a one-year-old coffee startup, is matching up by [...]

24 05, 2019

Indian PM Narendra Modi’s reelection spells more frustration for US tech giants – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-24T03:16:19+00:00 May 24th, 2019|Amazon, apple music, Apps, Asia, bytedance, China, digital rights, eCommerce, encryption, Facebook, Flipkart, Getty-Images, Google, Government, iamai, india, Information technology, Internet.org, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, messaging apps, narendra modi, nasscom, New Delhi, Policy, reliance jio, Social, spotify, Startup company, Startups, Tracxn, Uncategorized, Walmart, WHATSAPP|

The re-election of Modi will in many ways chart the path of India’s burgeoning startup ecosystem, the local play of Silicon Valley companies, [...]

26 03, 2019

How Nuro plans to spend Softbank’s $940 million – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-26T14:31:32+00:00 March 26th, 2019|Amazon, Anthony Levandowski, Automation, Automotive, China, continental, e-commerce, fedex, Google, kroger, Lyft, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, netease, nuro, partner, robotics, self-driving cars, simulation, Softbank, SoftBank Group, Softbank Vision Fund, Toyota Prius, Transportation, Uber, Uncategorized|

Autonomous delivery startup Nuro is bursting with ideas since SoftBank invested nearly $1 billion in February, new filings reveal. A recent patent application [...]

17 03, 2019

This YC-backed startup preps Chinese students for US data jobs – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-17T14:24:06+00:00 March 17th, 2019|alibaba, Amazon, Asia, bytedance, careertu, China, Education, Facebook, founder, media startups, messaging apps, musical.ly, New York, paul graham, Shopify, social network, Tencent, tiktok, Uncategorized, WeChat, Y Combinator|

In recent years, data analysts have gone from optional to a career that holds great promise, but demand for quantitative skills applied in [...]

14 03, 2019

Telegram gets 3M new signups during Facebook apps’ outage – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-14T14:20:14+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Apps, China, encryption, Europe, Facebook, Instagram, internet censorship, iran, messaging apps, messaging services, Moscow, Pavel Durov, Privacy, russia, Social, social media, Telegram, Uncategorized, vk|

Messaging platform Telegram claims to have had a surge in signups during a period of downtime for Facebook’s rival messaging services. In a [...]