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, [...]

14 11, 2018

The forgotten ‘Facebook of China’ is sold for $20M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-11-14T12:45:31+00:00 November 14th, 2018|Baidu, China, Facebook, Meituan-Dianping, MySpace, Oak Pacific Interactive, renren, Sina, sina weibo, Social, social network, Tencent, The Financial Times, tiktok, trucker path, Uncategorized, WeChat, Weibo|

Renren, which was once heralded as the ‘Facebook of China’ and later became China’s answer to MySpace after falling out of fashion among [...]