Mark Zuckerberg on Clubhouse says Facebook may be in a “stronger position” after Apple's IDFA changes and that Facebook Shops has 1M+ monthly active businesses

Mark Zuckerberg on Clubhouse says Facebook may be in a “stronger position” after Apple’s IDFA changes and that Facebook Shops has 1M+ monthly active businesses(Salvador Rodriguez/CNBC)

Mark Zuckerberg on Clubhouse says Facebook may be in a “stronger position” after Apple’s IDFA changes and that Facebook Shops has 1M+ monthly active businesses  —  – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday said he is confident the social media company “will be able to manage through” Apple’s upcoming privacy changes. source

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London-based Unmind, which lets employers offer digital mental health services to their staff, raises $47M Series B led by EQT Ventures

London-based Unmind, which lets employers offer digital mental health services to their staff, raises $47M Series B led by EQT Ventures(Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

London-based Unmind, which lets employers offer digital mental health services to their staff, raises $47M Series B led by EQT Ventures Mental health has been put into the spotlight in a big way in recent times. For many of us, our lives and lifestyles have changed massively in the last year, and alongside that, source

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An in-depth look at the ongoing patent battle over warehouse automation between Norwegian robotics company AutoStore and UK supermarket giant Ocado

An in-depth look at the ongoing patent battle over warehouse automation between Norwegian robotics company AutoStore and UK supermarket giant Ocado(John Gapper/Financial Times)

An in-depth look at the ongoing patent battle over warehouse automation between Norwegian robotics company AutoStore and UK supermarket giant Ocado  —  In the village of Nedre Vats, on the edge of a 700m-deep fjord in the west of Norway, there is a white wooden house with a small red barn. source

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Tencent-backed Hike, once India's answer to WhatsApp and valued at $1.4B in 2016, says it is shutting down its messaging app Sticker Chat

Tencent-backed Hike, once India’s answer to WhatsApp and valued at $1.4B in 2016, says it is shutting down its messaging app Sticker Chat(Manish Singh/TechCrunch)

Tencent-backed Hike, once India’s answer to WhatsApp and valued at $1.4B in 2016, says it is shutting down its messaging app Sticker Chat  —  India’s answer to WhatsApp has completely moved on from messaging.  —  Hike Messenger, backed by Tencent, Tiger Global and SoftBank and valued … source

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Sources: Zillow is pitching institutional investors on the sale of 7K homes for ~$2.8B to recover from buying too many, which it blames on its bidding algorithm

Sources: Zillow is pitching institutional investors on the sale of 7K homes for ~$2.8B to recover from buying too many, which it blames on its bidding algorithm(Bloomberg)

Sources: Zillow is pitching institutional investors on the sale of 7K homes for ~$2.8B to recover from buying too many, which it blames on its bidding algorithm  —  – Online listing giant has been buying thousands of homes  —  Zillow Group Inc. is looking to sell about 7,000 homes as it seeks. source

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How AI Dungeon, a text adventure game that uses the GPT-3 text generator, can create sex scenes involving children, and why attempts to stop it aren't working

How AI Dungeon, a text adventure game that uses the GPT-3 text generator, can create sex scenes involving children, and why attempts to stop it aren’t working(Tom Simonite/Wired:)

How AI Dungeon, a text adventure game that uses the GPT-3 text generator, can create sex scenes involving children, and why attempts to stop it aren’t working  —  The game touted its use of the GPT-3 text generator.  Then the algorithm started to generate disturbing stories, including sex scenes involving children. source

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A look at the decline of MySpace, which flailed around for over a year as it was overtaken by Facebook, and parallels with Meta as TikTok surges

A look at the decline of MySpace, which flailed around for over a year as it was overtaken by Facebook, and parallels with Meta as TikTok surges(Ryan Broderick/Garbage Day)

A look at the decline of MySpace, which flailed around for over a year as it was overtaken by Facebook, and parallels with Meta as TikTok surges  —  Read to the end for the anti-NFT anthem  —  I want to open today’s email with an apology!!  I wrote about the map-based Wordle game Worldle on…

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Sense, which uses AI to offer homeowners energy use data, raises a $105M Series C led by Blue Earth Capital, bringing its total funding to nearly $157M

Sense, which uses AI to offer homeowners energy use data, raises a $105M Series C led by Blue Earth Capital, bringing its total funding to nearly $157M(Brian Heater/TechCrunch)

Sense, which uses AI to offer homeowners energy use data, raises a $105M Series C led by Blue Earth Capital, bringing its total funding to nearly $157M I assumed there was some sort of typo the last time I checked my energy bill. Honestly, it doesn’t bode well for someone who just installed a window…

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