Apple says email to users with Apple IDs outside of China informing them that their iCloud data would be moved to a Chinese company’s servers was sent in error (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Apple says email to users with Apple IDs outside of China informing them that their iCloud data would be moved to

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Digi-Capital report: AR/VR startups raised more than $3B in 2017 with Magic Leap, Improbable, Unity, and Niantic accounting for ~$1.6B (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Digi-Capital report: AR/VR startups raised more than $ 3B in 2017 with Magic Leap, Improbable, Unity, and Niantic accounting for ~$

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Microsoft updates Bing with improved conversational search, Intelligent Image Search, ability to better surface different viewpoints, Reddit partnership, more (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Microsoft updates Bing with improved conversational search, Intelligent Image Search, ability to better surface different viewpoints, Reddit partnership, more  —  At

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Many individual creators complain that YouTube’s demonetization of offensive content unfairly hit their video channels, severely impacting ad earnings (Lucas Shaw/Bloomberg)

Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg: Many individual creators complain that YouTube’s demonetization of offensive content unfairly hit their video channels, severely impacting ad earnings  —  Algorithm

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Sources: YouTube to introduce paid, on-demand streaming music service in March; Warner has signed on, talks continue with Sony, Universal, and Merlin (Lucas Shaw/Bloomberg)

Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg: Sources: YouTube to introduce paid, on-demand streaming music service in March; Warner has signed on, talks continue with Sony, Universal, and

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Mark Zuckerberg apologizes for a tone-deaf VR avatar tour of Puerto Rico devastation that he livestreamed (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Mark Zuckerberg apologizes for a tone-deaf VR avatar tour of Puerto Rico devastation that he livestreamed  —  Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing

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Sources: Spotify’s plan to skip a traditional IPO and list directly on NYSE draws scrutiny from the SEC, as NYSE’s direct listing rule-change is still pending (Lucas Shaw/Bloomberg)

Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg: Sources: Spotify’s plan to skip a traditional IPO and list directly on NYSE draws scrutiny from the SEC, as NYSE’s direct

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