7 08, 2019

The Pill Club is donating 5,000 units of emergency contraception – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-07T04:17:54+00:00 August 7th, 2019|abortion, Alabama, arkansas, birth control, Health, healthcare, humans, indiana, kentucky, Nurx, Philanthropy, Planned Parenthood, reproductive health, senate, Startups, TC, The Pill Club, Uncategorized, United States|

Eleven million women in the U.S. live more than an hour from an abortion clinic, a number expected to increase as facilities close [...]

2 08, 2019

Asana launches Workload to help prevent burnout – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-02T16:14:19+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|Asana, dustin moskovitz, Facebook, Health, human resource management, humans, Startups, TC, team, Uncategorized, Workplace|

Asana, the work management platform led by Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz, today launched Workload, a new feature for its paying users that aims [...]

29 12, 2018

Google & Facebook fed ad dollars to child porn discovery apps – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-29T13:20:21+00:00 December 29th, 2018|admob, Advertising Tech, Apps, child exploitation, Facebook, Facebook Audience Network, Google, Health, Mobile, Policy, Privacy, Security, TC, Uncategorized, WHATSAPP, WhatsApp Child Exploitation|

Google has scrambled to remove third-party apps that led users to child porn sharing groups on WhatsApp in the wake of TechCrunch’s report [...]

23 12, 2018

How Juul made vaping viral to become worth a dirty $38 billion – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-23T13:16:29+00:00 December 23rd, 2018|e-cigarettes, eCommerce, Funding, Fundings & Exits, Gadgets, Health, juul, nicotine, Opinion, Policy, Recent Funding, Social, Startups, TC, tobacco, Uncategorized, vaporizers|

A Juul is not a cigarette. It’s much easier than that. Through devilishly slick product design I’ll discuss here, the startup has massively [...]

10 12, 2018

The Apple Watch’s ECG feature goes live today – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-10T01:05:25+00:00 December 10th, 2018|APPLE, Apple Watch, Hardware, Health, Uncategorized, Wearables|

ECG/EKG was easily the new Apple Watch’s most lauded feature. It’s also been the most delayed. Of course, this kind of serious health [...]

27 06, 2018

ExceptionAlly helps parents navigate the special needs education labyrinth – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-27T22:46:40+00:00 June 27th, 2018|Accelerator, accessibility, Education, exceptionally, Health, special education, special needs, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, Y Combinator|

The challenges faced by parents of kids with special needs are always unique, but in one way they are surely much alike: making [...]

18 06, 2018

Bet money on yourself with Proveit, the 1-vs-1 trivia app – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-18T22:39:47+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Apps, Funding, Gaming, Health, HQ Trivia, Mobile, online gambling, Payments, Proveit, Social, Startups, TC, trivia, Uncategorized|

Pick a category, wager a few dollars and double your money in 60 seconds if you’re smarter and faster than your opponent. Proveit offers [...]

17 06, 2018

First look at Instagram’s self-policing Time Well Spent tool – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-17T10:38:08+00:00 June 17th, 2018|Apps, Health, Instagram, Instagram Usage Insights, Kevin Systrom, Mobile, Social, Time Well Spent, Uncategorized|

Are you Overgramming? Instagram is stepping up to help you manage overuse rather than leaving it to iOS and Android’s new screen time [...]

20 03, 2018

Tradewind Bioscience attacks the physiology of tumors to treat cancer – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-03-20T21:26:18+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Bio, california, cancer, Disease, Google, Health, healthcare, michigan, smoking, Startups, surgery, TC, tumor, Uncategorized, United States, University of California, University of Michigan, world health organization, Y Combinator|

Cancer remains the one counterpoint to the march of medical progress that has scored human history over the last 200 years. Last year [...]

28 11, 2017

Facebook rolls out AI to detect suicidal posts before they’re reported – Evotik

By | 2017-11-28T08:01:42+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Apps, Artificial Intelligence, Facebook, Health, Mobile, Social, suicide prevention, TC, Uncategorized|

This is software to save lives. Facebook’s new “proactive detection” artificial intelligence technology will scan all posts for patterns of suicidal thoughts, and when [...]