24 04, 2019

Tim Cook wants you to put down your iPhone – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-24T02:56:46+00:00 April 24th, 2019|app developers, app stores, APPLE, Apps, ios, iOS App Store, iOS apps, iPhone, iTunes, Mobile, mobile apps, Opinion, push notifications, screen time, smartphones, Tim Cook, Uncategorized|

Tim Cook thinks people should get off their iPhones and decrease their engagement with apps. The Apple CEO, speaking at the TIME 100 [...]

27 01, 2019

Has the fight over privacy changed at all in 2019? – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-27T01:47:48+00:00 January 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Albert Gidari, big data, Box, brave, Center for Democracy and Technology, Christopher Wolf, cloud, community, data, data privacy, data usage, DuckDuckGo, eCommerce, Enterprise, european union, Future of Privacy Forum, Gabriel Weinberg, GDPR, Google, Government, Hogan Lovells, Information Technology Industry Council, Internet Association, Johnny Ryan, Melika Carroll, Opinion, Philanthropy, Policy, Privacy, SaaS, Security, stanford, Stanford University, Startups, TC, the internet association, Uncategorized, user data|

Albert Gidari Albert Gidari is the Consulting Director of Privacy at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society. He was a partner for [...]

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 [...]

29 07, 2018

Why unskippable Stories ads could revive Facebook – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-29T11:11:22+00:00 July 29th, 2018|Advertising Tech, Apps, Facebook, Facebook ads, Facebook Earnings Q2 2018, Facebook Stories, Instagram Stories, Media, Mobile, Opinion, Snapchat Ads, snapchat stories, Social, stories, TC, Uncategorized|

Prepare for the invasion of the unskippables. If the Stories social media slideshow format is the future of mobile TV, it’s going to [...]

24 06, 2018

A look back at the best tech ads of the last 35 years – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-24T22:43:33+00:00 June 24th, 2018|Advertising Tech, APPLE, best of, commercials, Dell, Google, HomePod, Opinion, TC, Uncategorized, Verizon|

Last week the Association of Independent Commercial Producers announced the winners of its annual awards honoring the best moving image marketing of the [...]

12 05, 2018

Why Snapchat’s re-redesign will fail and how to fix it – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-05-12T10:04:58+00:00 May 12th, 2018|Apps, Evan Spiegel, Mobile, Opinion, snap inc, SNAPCHAT, Snapchat Redesign, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Time to put usability over pride Snap screwed it all up jumbling messages and Stories, banishing creators to Discover and wrecking auto-advance. Prideful [...]

19 03, 2018

Facebook and the endless string of worst-case scenarios – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-03-19T09:25:33+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Apps, Cambridge Analytica, Developer, donald trump, Facebook, Facebook Fake News, Government, Mark Zuckerberg, Opinion, Russian election interference, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Facebook has naively put its faith in humanity and repeatedly been abused, exploited, and proven either negligent or complicit. The company routinely ignores [...]

4 11, 2017

Inside Summit Series, the invite-only getaway striving for altruism – Evotik

By | 2017-11-04T07:34:47+00:00 November 4th, 2017|Opinion, Personnel, Philanthropy, Social, summit, Summit Series, TC, Uncategorized|

“Make No Small Plans” is the Summit Series motto, and it doesn’t. The “Burning Man meets Davos” event company has bought a mountain, [...]

29 10, 2017

Why Snapchat Spectacles failed | TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2017-10-29T05:24:16+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Apps, eCommerce, Gadgets, Google Glass, Hardware, Mobile, Opinion, snap inc, SNAPCHAT, snapchat spectacles, Social, Uncategorized|

How come only 0.08% of Snapchat’s users bought its camera sunglasses? Hundreds of thousands of pairs of Spectacles sit rotting in warehouses after the [...]