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 [...]

6 10, 2019

HTC’s new CEO discusses the phonemaker’s future – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-06T05:07:56+00:00 October 6th, 2019|5g, APPLE, AT&T, Augmented Reality, Chanel, cher wang, China, deutsche telekom, Disrupt, Disrupt SF 2019, Ericsson, Exodus, Facebook, Google, Hardware, HTC, Huawei, Internet of Things, Louis-Vuitton, Mobile, mobile devices, Nokia, smartphones, sprint, T-Mobile, telecommunications, Uncategorized, Verizon, Virtual Reality, Yves Maitre|

Ahead of a Disrupt appearance, Yves Maitre talks mobile, VR and blockchain Brian Heater @bheater / 2 days On September 17, HTC announced [...]

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 [...]

14 07, 2019

How Roblox avoided the gaming graveyard and grew into a $2.5B company – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-14T03:58:31+00:00 July 14th, 2019|Activision, APPLE, Apps, Atlassian, Club-Penguin, Computer games, dave baszucki, David Sze, EC-1, engineering, Facebook, Friendster, Funding, Fundings & Exits, fundraising tactics, Gaming, Google, Greylock Partners, Growth, growth tactics, Habbo-Hotel, IMVU, king.com, Kongregate, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Metaplace, Mojang, MySpace, Roblox, Second-Life, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, video games, Virtual Reality, Windows|

The Roblox EC-1, Part I: The Origin Story There are successful companies that grow fast and garner tons of press. Then there’s Roblox, [...]

22 12, 2018

The best and worst gadgets of 2018 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-22T01:15:04+00:00 December 22nd, 2018|2018 Year in Review, Amazon, Facebook, fujitsu, Gadgets, Google, Google Home, Mavic, osmo, smartphones, TC, technology, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality|

There were countless gadgets released in 2018. It’s the end of the year, so Brian and I rounded up the best of the [...]

28 04, 2018

Apple is reportedly building an insane ’16K’ VR headset – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-04-28T21:57:19+00:00 April 28th, 2018|APPLE, Augmented Reality, Hardware, head-mounted displays, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality|

Apple has long been rumored to be working on a pair of augmented reality glasses, but a report today suggests that they’re looking [...]

17 03, 2018

VR, presence and the case of the missing killer app – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-03-17T21:24:39+00:00 March 17th, 2018|Column, Google, HTC, Lenovo, oculus, Samsung, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality, Vive Pro|

Sibjeet Mahapatra Contributor More posts by this contributor The bull case for Snapchat Compelling virtual reality shipped to developers and consumers nearly two [...]