11 08, 2019

Most EU cookie ‘consent’ notices are meaningless or manipulative, study finds – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-11T16:23:17+00:00 August 11th, 2019|Advertising Tech, america, Android, cookies, data processing, data protection, data security, ePrivacy Regulation, Europe, european union, Facebook, France, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, Germany, Google, information commissioner's office, Instagram, law, online advertising, Privacy, spamming, TC, Uncategorized, United States, University of Michigan|

New research into how European consumers interact with the cookie consent mechanisms which have proliferated since a major update to the bloc’s online [...]

7 08, 2019

The Pill Club is donating 5,000 units of emergency contraception – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-07T04:17:54+00:00 August 7th, 2019|abortion, Alabama, arkansas, birth control, Health, healthcare, humans, indiana, kentucky, Nurx, Philanthropy, Planned Parenthood, reproductive health, senate, Startups, TC, The Pill Club, Uncategorized, United States|

Eleven million women in the U.S. live more than an hour from an abortion clinic, a number expected to increase as facilities close [...]

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. [...]

3 07, 2019

US retail group offers to help antitrust investigators in going after Amazon and Google – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-03T15:52:30+00:00 July 3rd, 2019|Amazon, Best-Buy, doj, e-commerce, eCommerce, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, Google, Government, machine learning, online advertising, retail, Target, U.S. government, Uncategorized, United States, Walmart, Williams-Sonoma|

A leading U.S. retail group, whose members include Walmart, Target, Best Buy and others, has penned a letter to the Federal Trade Commission [...]

6 06, 2019

Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee banking services for teens – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-06T15:26:45+00:00 June 6th, 2019|age, alpha, Amazon, api, Bank, Banking, Collaborative Fund, credit cards, crosslink capital, debit card, debit cards, e-commerce, economy, Evolve, finance, financial services, First Data, Jeffrey Katzenberg, mastercard, money, NAS, north america, payment card, Recent Funding, Sesame Ventures, smartphone, Startups, Step, stripe, touchtech, Uncategorized, United States, Will Smith|

The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely [...]

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 [...]

25 04, 2019

Internet connectivity projects unite as Alphabet spinout Loon grabs $125M from SoftBank’s HAPSMobile – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-25T14:57:27+00:00 April 25th, 2019|5g, aerovironment, airbus, Alphabet, aquila, Australia, Companies, Facebook, Google, internet access, internet service providers, Loon, NVIDIA, peru, puerto rico, social network, Softbank, SoftBank Group, TC, telecommunications, Uncategorized, United States, Vision Fund, vodafone, wirecard, X|

Two futuristic projects are coming together to help increase global internet access after Loon, the Google spinout that uses a collection of floating [...]

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 [...]

11 03, 2019

Venture investors and startup execs say they don’t need Elizabeth Warren to defend them from big tech – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:43+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Amazon, AT&T, ben narasin, coinbase, Companies, economy, elizabeth warren, entrepreneurship, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, Google, IBM, kara nortman, Los Angeles, Microsoft, new enterprise associates, Private Equity, social media, Startup company, TC, technology, Technology Development, Uncategorized, United States, upfront ventures, us government, venky ganesan, venture capital, Walmart, world wide web, zappos|

Responding to Elizabeth Warren’s call to regulate and break up some of the nation’s largest technology companies, the venture capitalists that invest in [...]

11 02, 2019

Fitbit’s newest fitness tracker is just for employees and health insurance members – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-11T01:58:22+00:00 February 11th, 2019|activity tracker, APPLE, ceo, Clothing, Fitbit, huami, Internet of Things, James Park, Medicare, TC, Uncategorized, United States, wearable devices, wearable technology, xiaomi|

Fitbit has a new fitness tracker, but it’s one that you can’t buy in stores. The company quietly uncorked the Inspire on Friday, [...]