Axel Voss Says Maybe YouTube Should Not Exist

from the say-what-now? dept I’m beginning to think that Axel Voss, the Member of the European Parliament in charge of ramming through the EU Copyright Directive, doesn’t have much of a clue about how either copyright or the internet works. Last week, we pointed out that he was making provably false statements about Article 13,…

Is Adobe’s Creative Cloud Too Powerful for Its Own Good?

A version of this post originally appeared on Tedium, a twice-weekly newsletter that hunts for the end of the long tail.Recently I was looking around at the state of modern image editors and discovered something really disappointing. The issue? Well, even with the rise of modern Photoshop alternatives such as Affinity Photo and Pixelmator, these…

Verizon gets ProtectWise, Inc., broadening network detection and action services for company consumers – GlobeNewswire

NEW YORK, March 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced that it closed its acquisition of ProtectWise, Inc., a Colorado-based company which provides cloud-delivered Network Detection and Response. This acquisition allows Verizon to expand its product offering in Network Detection and Response and bring additional talent to the company. …

Iterable lands $50M Series C financial investment to broaden cross-channel marketing platform

Iterable, a startup that helps companies build complex marketing campaigns across channels to reduce churn and increase usage, announced a $50 million Series C round today. Investors include Blue Cloud Ventures, CRV, Harmony Partners, Index Ventures and Stereo Capital. Today’s investment brings the total raised to $80 million. Company co-founder and CEO Justin Zhu says…