2 12, 2019

Chinese investors double down on African startups – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-02T06:00:13+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|africa, Airbnb, alex wilhelm, China, crystal stream capital, economy, Facebook, finance, financial technology, First Round Capital, goldman, GSR Ventures, Hillhouse Capital, IDG Capital, Lori Systems, money, netease, Nigeria, Omni, online marketplace, Opay, PalmPay, reporter, saber, sequoia china, spotify, Startup company, Startups, Startups Weekly, TechCrunch, Thanksgiving, Transsion, Uber, Uncategorized, unicorn, VC, venture capital, Verizon Media, Virtual Reality, Weekend Fund, west africa|

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I [...]

9 10, 2019

WeWork expected to cut 500 tech roles – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-09T05:10:19+00:00 October 9th, 2019|adam neumann, conductor, coworking, finance, financial services, jpmorgan, jpmorgan chase, meetup, New York, Startups, the we company, Uncategorized, venture capital, WeWork, Workplace|

The WeWork saga continues this week with new reports the company may slash as many as 500 tech roles. The co-working business, whose [...]

3 10, 2019

How Bongo, the ‘Netflix of Bangladesh’, won the local video streaming market with just $10M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-03T05:05:31+00:00 October 3rd, 2019|ALTBalaji, APPLE, Apps, Asia, colors, disney, Entertainment, healthcare, iflix, internet television, Media, mesh network, Microsoft, Multimedia, Netflix, peer to peer, Sony, Startups, Streaming Media, Uncategorized, venture capital, Video, video hosting, video on demand, video streaming services, YouTube|

Bangladesh's largest video streaming service is expanding, profitable and open for buyout talks Thousands of miles away from the U.S., where technology giants, [...]

28 09, 2019

Not all is predictable on Facebook’s social Horizon – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-28T17:02:53+00:00 September 28th, 2019|Against Gravity, Andreessen Horowitz, Augmented Reality, bigscreen, Facebook, Facebook Horizon, facebook spaces, Gaming, Google, HTC, Index Ventures, Media, oculus, Oculus Connect, Oculus Rooms, Oculus Venues, Rec Room, sequoia capital, Social, Startups, TC, True Ventures, Uncategorized, venture capital, Video, Virtual Reality|

Most of the people I spoke with at Facebook’s Oculus Connect see the proliferation of virtual reality as a foregone conclusion, one that’s [...]

27 09, 2019

Europe shows the way in online privacy – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-27T05:01:25+00:00 September 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Adyen, Amazon, APPLE, ASML, AT&T, Column, Creative-Commons, eCommerce, eqt ventures, Europe, european commission, european union, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, GDPR, Google, Government, gp bullhound, Media, Microsoft, online advertising, Policy, Privacy, SaaS, sap, Social, spotify, Startups, U.S. government, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

U.S. antitrust actions and privacy regulation create opportunities for privacy-first innovation Alastair Mitchell 18 hours Alastair Mitchell Contributor Alastair Mitchell is a partner [...]

21 09, 2019

How Kobalt is betting on music’s middle class and DIY stars – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-21T04:57:35+00:00 September 21st, 2019|Amuse, apple music, EC-1, Entertainment, finance, Kobalt Music Group, Media, music industry, Musicians, Pandora, Sony Music, soundcloud, spotify, Startups, streaming, tidal, tunecore, Uncategorized, Universal-Music-Group, venture capital, Warner-Music-Group, Willard Ahdritz|

Streaming services have made music ubiquitous, driving more exploration by consumers who don’t have to pay for each song or album individually. Musicians [...]

4 09, 2019

Peloton’s 29 secret weapons – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-04T16:43:27+00:00 September 4th, 2019|Amazon, articles, Bastian Lehmann, ceo, charles hudson, Dell, economy, engineer, entrepreneurship, Iris Choi, john foley, Peloton, software platform, spotify, Startup company, Startups, Startups Weekly, TechCrunch, Uncategorized, venture capital, vmware, world wide web|

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I [...]

25 08, 2019

Startups Weekly: Diamond-encrusted disruption – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-25T04:34:38+00:00 August 25th, 2019|Airbnb, Andreessen Horowitz, Andrew Chen, John Vrionis, Michael Seibel, moda operandi, scooter braun, Startups, Startups Weekly, Uncategorized, Unusual Ventures, venture capital, Will Smith, Y Combinator|

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I [...]

19 08, 2019

SoftBank reportedly plans to lend employees as much as $20 billion to invest in its VC fund – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-19T04:29:59+00:00 August 19th, 2019|APPLE, carsharing, ceo, Companies, economy, Masayoshi Son, Microsoft, SoftBank Group, TC, The Wall Street Journal, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital, Vision Fund, vodafone, WeWork|

SoftBank has a plan to loan up to $20 billion to its employees, including CEO Masayoshi Son, for the purposes of having that [...]