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 [...]

11 08, 2019

Most EU cookie ‘consent’ notices are meaningless or manipulative, study finds – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-11T16:23:17+00:00 August 11th, 2019|Advertising Tech, america, Android, cookies, data processing, data protection, data security, ePrivacy Regulation, Europe, european union, Facebook, France, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, Germany, Google, information commissioner's office, Instagram, law, online advertising, Privacy, spamming, TC, Uncategorized, United States, University of Michigan|

New research into how European consumers interact with the cookie consent mechanisms which have proliferated since a major update to the bloc’s online [...]

4 08, 2019

Google to auction slots on Android default search ‘choice screen’ in Europe next year, rivals cry ‘pay-to-play’ foul – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-04T04:15:25+00:00 August 4th, 2019|Android, antitrust, Apps, competition, DuckDuckGo, Europe, Google, Lawsuit, Privacy, Qwant, Search, Uncategorized|

Starting early next year Google will present Android users in Europe with a search engine choice screen when handsets bundle its own search [...]

1 08, 2019

Dreading 10x engineers, virtual beings, the fate of Netflix, and Salesforce’s acquisition – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-01T04:13:51+00:00 August 1st, 2019|APPLE, Brex, disney, Facebook, Google, Netflix, Pixar, roku, Salesforce, tableau, The Extra Crunch Daily, Uncategorized, WeWork, YouTube|

The dreaded 10x, or, how to handle exceptional employees The reality (myth?) is that there are engineers who are ten times more productive [...]

30 07, 2019

Wall St analyst Laura Martin on the fate of Netflix, breaking up Google, EU regulation, and a decade of more money for Hollywood – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-30T16:13:16+00:00 July 30th, 2019|Amazon, APPLE, Companies, content creators, e-commerce, Entertainment, Europe, european union, Facebook, finance, Google, Government, interactive media, Media, Needham & Company, Netflix, Policy, streaming services, the walt disney company, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Uncategorized, Video|

The rise of streaming video platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime has upended traditional power balances in Hollywood and is reorganizing the way [...]

26 07, 2019

Google Cloud’s run rate is now over $8B – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-26T04:09:47+00:00 July 26th, 2019|Amazon Web Services, Artificial Intelligence, chrome os, cloud, cloud infrastructure, Companies, computing, Earnings, Google, Microsoft, online advertising, pichai, Sundar Pichai, Thomas Kurian, Uncategorized|

It’s been a while since Google last shared any fundamental financial data about its cloud business. In today’s earnings call, though, Google CEO [...]

21 07, 2019

US national security, climate change, startup HR, and launching in the Midwest – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-21T16:06:30+00:00 July 21st, 2019|Amazon, Bloom Energy, Carl Pope, CultureAmp, Elon Musk, Google, Lattice, michael bloomberg, OneWeb, reflektive, SpaceX, Team Telecom, Tesla, The Extra Crunch Daily, Uncategorized|

Reminder: Extra Crunch Event Discounts for Summer Party TechCrunch’s annual Summer Party is just around the corner next week — come meet all [...]

17 07, 2019

UK deep tech VC IQ Capital launches new $125M growth fund, closes third VC fund at $175M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-17T04:00:42+00:00 July 17th, 2019|APPLE, Bristol, cambridge, economy, entrepreneurship, Europe, european union, Facebook, finance, Funderbeam, Funding, Google, IQ Capital Partners, London, National Grid Partners, oracle, Oxford, Paragraf, partech ventures, Private Equity, privitar, TC, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, venture capital|

IQ Capital, a U.K.-based deep tech fund that has invested in startups such as Paragraf, Senseye and Funderbeam, has launched a new $125 [...]

14 07, 2019

How Roblox avoided the gaming graveyard and grew into a $2.5B company – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-14T03:58:31+00:00 July 14th, 2019|Activision, APPLE, Apps, Atlassian, Club-Penguin, Computer games, dave baszucki, David Sze, EC-1, engineering, Facebook, Friendster, Funding, Fundings & Exits, fundraising tactics, Gaming, Google, Greylock Partners, Growth, growth tactics, Habbo-Hotel, IMVU, king.com, Kongregate, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Metaplace, Mojang, MySpace, Roblox, Second-Life, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, video games, Virtual Reality, Windows|

The Roblox EC-1, Part I: The Origin Story There are successful companies that grow fast and garner tons of press. Then there’s Roblox, [...]

8 07, 2019

Alphabet’s Wing launches OpenSky, a safety app for Australian drone operators – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-08T03:55:19+00:00 July 8th, 2019|Alphabet, Apps, Australia, drone delivery, drone safety, drones, Google, Project Wing, Transportation, Uncategorized, wing|

Drone delivery service Project Wing (or just Wing as it’s now called) graduated from Google X last year to become an independent Alphabet [...]