15 04, 2021

Instagram’s new test lets you choose if you want to hide ‘Likes,’ Facebook test to follow – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-15T02:15:34+00:00 April 15th, 2021|Apps, Facebook, influencers, Instagram, like button, likes, Social, social apps, social media, social network, social software, Uncategorized|

Instagram today will begin a new test around hiding Like counts on users’ posts, following its experiments in this area which first began [...]

12 04, 2021

Facebook takes down 16,000 groups trading fake reviews after another poke by UK’s CMA – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-12T02:13:31+00:00 April 12th, 2021|Competition and Markets Authority, Europe, Facebook, fake reviews, Instagram, Policy, Social, social media, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Facebook has removed 16,000 groups that were trading fake reviews on its platform after another intervention by the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority [...]

30 11, 2019

European parliament’s NationBuilder contract under investigation by data regulator – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-30T17:59:24+00:00 November 30th, 2019|Europe, european parliament, european union, Facebook, France, General Data Protection Regulation, General Election, Government, law, nationbuilder, personal data, Policy, Privacy, privacy policy, Social, social media, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Europe’s lead data regulator has issued its first ever sanction of an EU institution — taking enforcement action against the European parliament over [...]

21 11, 2019

Facebook Dating now integrates with Instagram and Facebook Stories – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-21T17:52:39+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Facebook, Facebook Dating, Facebook Stories, Instagram, Instagram Stories, online dating, Social, social media, stories, Uncategorized|

Facebook Dating, an opt-in feature of the main Facebook app, will begin to tap into the content users are already creating across both [...]

3 11, 2019

Twitter’s political ads ban is a distraction from the real problem with platforms – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-03T17:38:54+00:00 November 3rd, 2019|Advertising Tech, Alex Jones, Artificial Intelligence, behavioral advertising, donald trump, Facebook, fake news, Free Speech, Freedom of Expression, jack dorsey, machine learning, Mark Zuckerberg, online disinformation, Political Advertising, political disinformation, Privacy, Social, social media, TC, Twitter, Uncategorized, United States|

Sometimes it feels as if Internet platforms are turning everything upside down, from politics to publishing, culture to commerce, and of course swapping [...]

16 09, 2019

Facebook rolls out new video tools, plus Instagram and IGTV scheduling feature – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-16T16:53:49+00:00 September 16th, 2019|api, Creators, Facebook, IGTV, Instagram, live broadcasting, live streaming, live video, Media, publishers, Social, social media, Uncategorized, Video|

Facebook on Monday announced a number of updates aimed at video creators and publishers, during a session at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) [...]

10 09, 2019

Facebook tightens policies around self-harm and suicide – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-10T16:48:12+00:00 September 10th, 2019|Facebook, Policy, self harm, Social, social media, Uncategorized|

Timed with World Suicide Prevention Day, Facebook is tightening its policies around some difficult topics including self-harm, suicide, and eating disorder content after [...]

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 [...]

22 08, 2019

After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-22T04:32:47+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|APPLE, China, Column, digital audio, digital media, energy, Google, Media, Netflix, online video, Pandora, Podcast, Podcast Movement, podcast networks, Podcasting, social media, soundcloud, spotify, Uncategorized, United States, Wondery, world wide web|

Justine Moore Contributor Justine Moore is a venture investor at CRV and co-founded Cardinal Ventures alongside her sister, Olivia. More posts by this [...]

5 08, 2019

UK watchdog eyeing PM Boris Johnson’s Facebook ads data grab – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-05T16:16:10+00:00 August 5th, 2019|Acxiom, Advertising Tech, app developer, Boris Johnson, Cambridge Analytica, Conservative Party, data management, Data Mining, data processing, donald trump, electoral law, Elizabeth Denham, Europe, Experian, Facebook, General Election, information commissioner's office, microtargeting, National Health Service, online disinformation, Privacy, Social, social media, social media platforms, targeted advertising, TC, terms of service, Theresa May, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, United States|

The online campaigning activities of the UK’s new prime minister, Boris Johnson, have already caught the eye of the country’s data protection watchdog. [...]