16 08, 2019

Twitter leads $100M round in top Indian regional social media platform ShareChat – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-16T04:28:08+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Apps, Asia, Funding, india, Recent Funding, sharechat, Social, Startups, Twitter, Uncategorized|

Is there room for another social media platform? ShareChat, a four-year-old social network in India that serves tens of million of people in [...]

14 08, 2019

New Facebook ad units can remind you when a movie comes out – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-14T16:26:07+00:00 August 14th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Facebook, Social, Uncategorized|

Facebook is launching two new ad units designed to help movie studios promote their latest releases. The first unit is called a movie [...]

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. [...]

27 07, 2019

Muzmatch adds $7M to swipe right on Muslim-majority markets – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-27T16:11:26+00:00 July 27th, 2019|Apps, dating apps, Europe, Fabrice Grinda, Fundings & Exits, Luxor Capital, matchmaking, Muzmatch, Recent Funding, Social, Startup company, Startups, Tinder, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, video conferencing, Y Combinator|

Muzmatch, a matchmaking app for Muslims, has just swiped a $7 million Series A on the back of continued momentum for its community-sensitive [...]

24 07, 2019

Facebook ends friend data access for Microsoft and Sony, the last 2 of its legacy partners, under FTC deal – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-24T16:08:24+00:00 July 24th, 2019|Facebook, Government, Privacy, Social, Uncategorized|

One more consequence of the FTC’s investigation of Facebook, which culminated in a record $5 billion settlement announced today: it’s finally tightening another [...]

18 07, 2019

Facebook accused of contradicting itself on claims about platform policy violations – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-18T16:04:39+00:00 July 18th, 2019|Apps, Cambridge Analytica, Damian Collins, Europe, Facebook, Lawsuit, Privacy, Social, Uncategorized|

Prepare your best * unsurprised face *: Facebook is being accused of contradicting itself in separate testimonies made on both sides of the [...]

9 07, 2019

Facebook will start taking a cut of fan subscriptions in 2020 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-09T15:56:26+00:00 July 9th, 2019|Facebook, Media, Mobile, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

Facebook will take a cut of up to 30% on fan subscriptions, beginning on January 1, 2020. The social network is revealing its [...]

2 07, 2019

Atlan raises $2.5M to stop enterprises from being so bad at managing data – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-02T03:51:19+00:00 July 2nd, 2019|Asia, Funding, india, InMobi, Mobile, ratan tata, Recent Funding, Social, Startups, Uncategorized, unilever, wpp, zoom|

Even as much of the world is digitizing its governance, in small towns and villages of India, data about its citizens is still [...]

30 06, 2019

Facebook SDK bug crashed apps like Timehop – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-30T15:50:39+00:00 June 30th, 2019|Apps, Developer, Facebook bug, facebook developers, facebook platform, JoyTunes, Mobile, Social, Startups, TC, Timehop, Uncategorized|

A malfunction in Facebook’s Software Development Kit that lets apps add Login With Facebook, sharing, and other features caused apps that integrate it [...]

21 06, 2019

eBay and Facebook told to tackle trade in fake reviews – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-21T15:40:58+00:00 June 21st, 2019|Competition and Markets Authority, eBay, eCommerce, Europe, Facebook, fake reviews, Google, Social, trustpilot, Uncategorized, United Kingdom|

Facebook and eBay have been warned by the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to do more to tackle the sale of fake [...]