11 07, 2019

Bankrupt Maker Faire revives, reduced to Make Community – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-11T03:57:14+00:00 July 11th, 2019|Crowdfunding, DIY, eCommerce, Education, festivals, Funding, Make Community, maker faire, Maker Media, Personnel, Recent Funding, robotics, Startups, TC, Uncategorized|

Maker Faire and Maker Media are getting a second chance after suddenly going bankrupt, but they’ll return in a weakened capacity. Sadly, their [...]

18 04, 2019

Google Cloud brings on 27-year SAP veteran as it doubles down on enterprise adoption – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-18T02:51:03+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Asia, business, ceo, cloud, Companies, Dell, Diane Greene, Enterprise, Europe, executive, Google, google cloud, Personnel, president, Robert Enslin, South Africa, TC, Thomas Kurian, Uncategorized, United States|

Thomas Kurian, the newly minted CEO of Google Cloud, used the company’s Cloud Next conference last week to lay out his vision for [...]

24 02, 2019

Twitter co-founder Ev Williams to step down from the company’s board – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-24T14:07:42+00:00 February 24th, 2019|Bret Taylor, debra lee, dick costolo, ev williams, jack dorsey, Obvious Ventures, Personnel, Salesforce, Social, Twitter, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Uncategorized|

Ev Williams, a co-founder of Twitter and the social media business’s former chief executive officer, is stepping down from its board of directors [...]

2 10, 2018

Google’s head of its $110B+ ads and commerce business is leaving for Greylock Partners – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-10-02T00:06:24+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|digital media, Google, greylock, Greylock Partners, head of commerce, Personnel, Sridhar Ramaswamy, TC, Uncategorized|

Sridhar Ramaswamy, Google’s head of commerce, is leaving the company after more than 15 years and will be joining Greylock Partners, sources inside [...]

28 08, 2018

Facebook comms VP Rachel Whetstone is heading to Netflix – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-08-28T11:34:21+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Facebook, Netflix, Personnel, Rachel Whetstone, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

In Facebook’s latest high–profile departure, corporate communications lead Rachel Whetstone will leave for a top PR role at Netflix. Whetstone joined Facebook about [...]

3 07, 2018

Google Cloud’s COO departs after 7 months – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-03T22:50:32+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|cloud, Diane Bryant, Enterprise, Executives, Google, google cloud, Intel, Personnel, Uncategorized|

At the end of last November, Google announced that Diane Bryant, who at the time was on a leave of absence from her [...]

2 07, 2018

Instagram PR director Gabe Madway exits, replaced by Facebook’s Anna White – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-02T10:49:41+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Anna White, Facebook, Gabe Madway, Instagram, Personnel, TC, Uncategorized|

Facebook likes to keep it in the family. Gabe Madway, Instagram’s director of comms who’s run its day-to-day efforts for the past four [...]

14 06, 2018

Uber brings on Facebook product director to lead driver product – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-14T10:35:10+00:00 June 14th, 2018|daniel danker, Facebook, Personnel, TC, Transportation, Uber, Uncategorized|

Uber has brought on Daniel Danker to serve as a senior director and head of driver product. Prior to joining Uber, he was a [...]

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 [...]