26 06, 2019

Self-driving startup Drive.ai is closing down – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-26T03:45:20+00:00 June 26th, 2019|APPLE, apple inc, Artificial Intelligence, Automotive, drive.ai, linkedin, Stanford University, TC, Transportation, Uncategorized|

Drive.ai, the autonomous vehicle tech startup once valued at $200 million, is shutting down after four years, according to a state regulatory filing. The [...]

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 [...]

23 06, 2019

Slack’s IPO, the VCs behind Facebook Libra, founder salaries and trouble in scooter-land – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-23T03:42:17+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|Andreessen Horowitz, bird, breakthrough initiatives, direct listing, Equity podcast, Equity transcribed, Facebook, Funding, Fundings & Exits, initial public offering, IPO, Libra, lime, Lyft, Plaid, podcast transcript, revel, Ribbit Capital, Scooter, slack, Startups, TC, Thrive Capital, transcript, Uber, Uncategorized, Union Square Ventures, Venmo, venture capital, WeWork|

Welcome back to this week’s transcribed edition of Equity. This week, TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton filled in for co-host Alex Wilhelm – who was out [...]

20 06, 2019

Canada’s True North conference is not your typical tech event – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-20T03:39:22+00:00 June 20th, 2019|africa, Artificial Intelligence, BlackBerry, Buzzfeed, Communitech, encryption, Events, Google, healthcare, kara swisher, Mark Zuckerberg, north america, Privacy, re/code, smartphone, Startups, sustainable energy, TC, Thomas Friedman, true north, Uncategorized, University of Waterloo, waterloo, writers|

From the venue and the flashy event website, Waterloo, Ontario’s True North conference (in its second year) doesn’t seem all that distinct from [...]

14 06, 2019

VMware announces intent to buy Avi Networks, startup that raised $115M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-14T03:36:00+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Avi Networks, cloud, Enterprise, Fundings & Exits, Load Balancing, M&A, Mergers and Acquisitions, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, vmware|

VMware has been trying to reinvent itself from a company that helps you build and manage virtual machines in your data center to [...]

12 06, 2019

Facebook’s Blood Donations feature arrives in US, will alert donors in times of need – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-12T15:31:30+00:00 June 12th, 2019|american red cross, Facebook, healthcare, red cross, Social, social good, TC, Uncategorized|

Facebook today is expanding its set of features focused on blood donations. The company since 2017 has been working with blood donation centers [...]

11 06, 2019

Moving deeper into enterprise cloud, Intel picks up Barefoot Networks – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-11T03:30:28+00:00 June 11th, 2019|alibaba group, Amazon, Artificial Intelligence, Broadcom, california, chipset, Cisco, Companies, Dell Technologies Capital, Facebook, Google, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, industries, Intel, lightspeed ventures, machine learning, Microsoft, Stanford University, TC, technology, Tencent Holdings, Uncategorized|

When it launched out of stealth just three years ago, Barefoot Networks was hailed as a company that would transform the way a [...]

2 06, 2019

Foxconn halts some production lines for Huawei phones, according to reports – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-02T03:23:07+00:00 June 2nd, 2019|Android, APPLE, Companies, donald trump, Foxconn, Google, Huawei, mobile phones, operating system, president, shenzhen, smart phone, smartphone, smartphones, TC, telecommunications, Uncategorized, United States, xiaomi|

Huawei, the Chinese technology giant whose devices are at the center of a far-reaching trade dispute between the U.S. and Chinese governments, is [...]

30 05, 2019

Apple’s new App Store website takes aim at antitrust, anti-competitive claims – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-30T03:20:36+00:00 May 30th, 2019|anticompetitive, antitrust, app-store, APPLE, Apps, developers, iOS apps, TC, Uncategorized|

Just ahead of WWDC, Apple has launched a new App Store website in the hopes of better defending itself against recent antitrust and [...]

28 05, 2019

MacKenzie Bezos pledges to give away more than half her $37B fortune to charity and philanthropy – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-28T15:19:23+00:00 May 28th, 2019|Amazon, billionaires, Giving Pledge, jeff bezos, MacKenzie Bezos, TC, Uncategorized|

MacKenzie Bezos, the world’s third-richest woman following her divorce from Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, has signed the Giving Pledge — a [...]