4 10, 2019

Zuckerberg says Facebook will sue to stop EU’s global content takedowns – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-04T17:06:20+00:00 October 4th, 2019|Apps, encryption, Facebook, Facebook Policy, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Mobile, Policy, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Facebook plans to challenge Europe’s top court, which today ruled that EU countries can order Facebook to globally remove content that violates local [...]

23 08, 2019

Facebook really doesn’t want you to read these emails – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-23T16:33:36+00:00 August 23rd, 2019|Aleksandr Kogan, Apps, Cambridge Analytica, cambridge university, Facebook, GSR, Lawsuit, Mark Zuckerberg, Privacy, Social, social media, Ted Cruz, The Guardian, Uncategorized|

Oh hey, y’all, it’s Friday! It’s August! Which means it’s a great day for Facebook to drop a little news it would prefer [...]

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, [...]

20 06, 2019

Canada’s True North conference is not your typical tech event – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-20T03:39:22+00:00 June 20th, 2019|africa, Artificial Intelligence, BlackBerry, Buzzfeed, Communitech, encryption, Events, Google, healthcare, kara swisher, Mark Zuckerberg, north america, Privacy, re/code, smartphone, Startups, sustainable energy, TC, Thomas Friedman, true north, Uncategorized, University of Waterloo, waterloo, writers|

From the venue and the flashy event website, Waterloo, Ontario’s True North conference (in its second year) doesn’t seem all that distinct from [...]

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, [...]

28 04, 2019

Zuckerberg warns of authoritarian data localization trend – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-28T14:59:21+00:00 April 28th, 2019|Apps, data localization, Facebook, Facebook Policy, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Policy, Privacy, Social, TC, Uncategorized, Yuval Noah Harari|

If free nations demand companies store data locally, it legitimizes that practice for authoritarian nations, which can then steal that data for their [...]

1 04, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg actually calls for regulation of content, elections, privacy – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-01T14:35:29+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Advertising Tech, Apps, Facebook, Facebook ads, Facebook Policy, facebook privacy, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Policy, Privacy, regulation, Social, Uncategorized|

It’s been a busy day for Facebook exec op-eds. Earlier this morning, Sheryl Sandberg broke the site’s silence around the Christchurch massacre, and [...]

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 [...]

21 02, 2019

Highlights & transcript from Zuckerberg’s 20K-word ethics talk – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-21T14:05:29+00:00 February 21st, 2019|Advertising Tech, Apps, Developer, Facebook, Facebook Policy, Facebook Politics, facebook privacy, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Mobile, Policy, Social, Talent, TC, Uncategorized|

Mark Zuckerberg says it might be right for Facebook to let people pay to not see ads, but that it would feel wrong [...]

17 02, 2019

How to read fiction to build a startup – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-17T02:02:15+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Bill Gates, Book Review, books, Brad Feld, fiction, kevin kelly, Mark Zuckerberg, Startups, Susan Wojcicki, TC, Uncategorized|

“The book itself is a curious artefact, not showy in its technology but complex and extremely efficient: a really neat little device, compact, [...]