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 [...]

18 07, 2019

Facebook accused of contradicting itself on claims about platform policy violations – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-18T16:04:39+00:00 July 18th, 2019|Apps, Cambridge Analytica, Damian Collins, Europe, Facebook, Lawsuit, Privacy, Social, Uncategorized|

Prepare your best * unsurprised face *: Facebook is being accused of contradicting itself in separate testimonies made on both sides of the [...]

7 05, 2019

Facebook is being sued by a Polish drug prevention group over free speech violation – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-07T15:05:24+00:00 May 7th, 2019|community, Europe, Lawsuit, Social, Uncategorized|

Facebook’s efforts to shut down harmful and malicious content on its platform have landed it in a European courtroom, after an anti-drug abuse [...]

3 05, 2019

Tesla sued in wrongful death lawsuit that alleges Autopilot caused crash – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-03T03:02:20+00:00 May 3rd, 2019|APPLE, Automotive, Autopilot, Elon Musk, Lawsuit, self-driving car, TC, Tesla Autopilot, Tesla Model S, Tesla Model x, Transportation, Twitter, Uncategorized|

The family of Walter Huang, an Apple engineer who died after his Tesla Model X with Autopilot engaged crashed into a highway median, [...]

23 03, 2019

Facebook staff raised concerns about Cambridge Analytica in September 2015, per court filing – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-23T14:29:21+00:00 March 23rd, 2019|Advertising Tech, Aleksandr Kogan, Cambridge Analytica, Damian Collins, data protection, DCMS committee, Europe, Facebook, ICO, Lawsuit, Mark Zuckerberg, online disinformation, Policy, Privacy, Social, social media, Uncategorized|

Further details have emerged about when and how much Facebook knew about data-scraping by the disgraced and now defunct Cambridge Analytica political data [...]

12 01, 2019

Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well. – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-12T01:33:05+00:00 January 12th, 2019|Bank, bird, blogs, Boing Boing, China, copyright law, cyberpunk, digital media, electronic, Internet, journalist, Lawsuit, online rights, reporter, Security, spokesperson, Startups, Transportation, Uncategorized|

Cory Doctorow doesn’t like censorship. He especially doesn’t like his own work being censored. Anyone who knows Doctorow knows his popular tech and [...]

20 12, 2018

TikTok parent ByteDance sues Chinese news site that exposed fake news problem – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-20T13:13:13+00:00 December 20th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Asia, Baidu, Beijing, bytedance, China, dailyhunt, Entertainment, Facebook, general atlantic, india, jack dorsey, Lawsuit, media platform, Myanmar, pakistan, russia, sharechat, Softbank, Tencent, tiktok, Toutiao, Twitter, Uncategorized, xiaomi, YouTube|

There’s worrying news from China’s online media world as ByteDance, the $75 billion company behind popular video app TikTok is taking a news [...]

5 06, 2018

Facebook data misuse firm snubs UK watchdog’s legal order – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-05T10:28:23+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Aleksandr Kogan, api, app developer, Apps, Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge Analytica, Chris Wylie, Congress, data management, David Carroll, Elizabeth Denham, Europe, european union, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, GDPR, information commissioner's office, Lawsuit, Mark Zuckerberg, online platforms, Policy, presidential election, Privacy, Security, Social, social media, social media platforms, Uncategorized, United States|

The company at the center of a major Facebook data misuse scandal has failed to respond to a legal order issued by the [...]

9 02, 2018

Uber’s new CEO could probably win at 10 dimensional chess – Evotik

By | 2018-02-09T20:57:41+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Automotive, autonomous cars, commuting, Dara Khosrowshahi, Google, Lawsuit, Personnel, TC, transport, Uber, Uncategorized, waymo|

The courtroom has been cleared, the lights are off in the spillover room on the 19th floor and the initial takes are in [...]