computing – Download Top Apps Sofftware Articlez

computing

The makers of the virtual influencer, Lil Miquela, snag real money from Silicon Valley – TechCrunch

Brud, the actual company behind one of Instagram’s most popular virtual influencers (it’s a thing), has raised millions of dollars from Silicon Valley investors because this is 2018 and everything is awful. Last week, the…

Read More

Rapchat raises $1.6 million to help you make and share your def jams – TechCrunch

The first thing to understand about media-sharing app Rapchat is that co-founder Seth Miller is not a rapper and his other co-founder, Pat Gibson, is. Together they created Rapchat, a service for making and sharing…




The problems with Facebook are inherent in its design, but that can change – TechCrunch

More posts by this contributor How Facebook Can Better Fight Fake News: Make Money Off the People Who Promote It Why The Internet Needs IPFS Before It’s Too Late The latest controversies of social networks…



Is America’s national security Facebook and Google’s problem? – TechCrunch

Jamie Metzl is a Senior Fellow for Technology and National Security at the Atlantic Council. More posts by this contributor Homo Sapiens 2.0? We need a species-wide conversation about the future of human genetic enhancement…


How Facebook gives an asymmetric advantage to negative messaging – TechCrunch

Andrew Keen is the author of three books: Cult of the Amateur, Digital Vertigo and The Internet Is Not The Answer. He produces Futurecast, and is the host of Keen On. More posts by this…


Palmer Luckey, political martyr? – TechCrunch

In the middle of testimony over Facebook’s privacy scandal, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas took a moment to grill Mark Zuckerberg over his company’s political loyalties. In the course of a testy exchange between Sen….


Facebook did not inform the FTC about initial Cambridge Analytica leak – TechCrunch

In testimony before the Senate Judiciary and Commerce, Science, and Transportation committees, Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said that his company did not notify the Federal Trade Commission about the initial user data leak that…