08/02/2019

Pinterest fully automates ecommerce with Shop the Look

Pinterest is bringing full automation to Shop the Look, a feature that helps users buy products from companies that work with Pinterest, so you can, for example, […]
08/02/2019

YouTube CEO admits Rewind was a disaster

In a post published today on the platform’s official blog, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki confirmed what millions of people on the Internet already knew: the YouTube […]
08/02/2019

Microsoft schedules Build 2019 developer conference for May 6-8 in Seattle

For the past two years, Microsoft has hosted its Build developer conference in Seattle, rather than in San Francisco. Three is a trend: The company today […]
07/02/2019

Vinli raises $13.5m Series B to expand its vehicle data intelligence platform

Connected car service provider Vinli today announced it closed a $13.5 million Series B financing round. The company says this infusion of capital allows it broaden […]
07/02/2019

Apple to pay French authorities €500 million in tax arrears

For some time now, Apple has been in the line of fire of the tax authorities and the time to go to the checkout has finally […]
07/02/2019

Google introduces ‘Password Checkup’ to save your credentials from data breaches

Tech giants are already facing scrutiny over data breaches that have caused millions of users to lose their credentials. Last October, Google dramatically announced that it […]
06/02/2019

Some of Alphabet’s ‘Other Bets’ have their own equity structures

Google’s 2015 restructuring into a holding company called Alphabet was a bit puzzling at the time. Essentially, the company took its very well-established and well-regarded business, […]
06/02/2019

Startups don’t need product managers who are visionaries 

Over the last 10 years, I’ve moved from sales and business development roles to a product manager position at Google. Most recently, I helped co-found Scoop, […]
06/02/2019

Healthcare wearables level up with new moves from Apple & Alphabet

Announcements that Apple has partnered with Aetna health insurance on a new app leveraging data from its Apple Watch and reports that Verily — one of the health-focused […]