15 07, 2019

As FTC cracks down, data ethics is now a strategic business weapon – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-15T15:59:11+00:00 July 15th, 2019|big data, Column, data governance, data management, deloitte, digital rights, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, Government, human rights, Information technology, Policy, Privacy, Startups, Uber, Uncategorized|

Dan Wu is a privacy counsel and legal engineer at Immuta. He holds a JD from Harvard University, and is a PhD candidate [...]

24 06, 2019

Climate change, AI and ethical leadership in ‘big tech’, with Amazon principal UX design lead Maren Costa – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-24T15:44:14+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Amazon, Amazon Web Services, Artificial Intelligence, blind, energy, Google, Government, GreenTech, ISS, Jessica Powell, Policy, Publishing, Rajit Iftikhar, Software Engineer, Talent, TC, Uncategorized|

“I just want to be proud of the company that I work for,” Maren Costa told me recently. Costa is a Principal UX [...]

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 [...]

10 04, 2019

New privacy assistant Jumbo fixes your Facebook & Twitter settings – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-10T14:44:26+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Amazon Alexa, Apps, Facebook, facebook privacy, Funding, Fundings & Exits, google search, Mobile, Policy, Privacy, Recent Funding, Social, Startups, TC, Twitter, Twitter Privacy, Uncategorized|

Jumbo could be a nightmare for the tech giants, but a savior for the victims of their shady privacy practices. Jumbo saves you [...]

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 [...]

29 03, 2019

Facebook launches searchable transparency library of all active ads – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-29T14:32:44+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Apps, Election Interference, Facebook, Facebook ads, Facebook Election Interference, Government, instagram ads, Policy, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Now you can search Facebook for how much Trump has spent on ads in the past year, which Pages’ ads reference immigration or [...]

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 [...]

10 03, 2019

Elizabeth Warren also wants to break up Apple – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-10T02:16:29+00:00 March 10th, 2019|APPLE, elizabeth warren, Policy, TC, Uncategorized|

Massachusetts Senator and 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren made waves yesterday when she outlined her plan for breaking up big tech companies like [...]

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 [...]