Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me streaming service raises $60M from Chinese investors – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Cheetah Mobile, the Chinese firm that specializes in utility apps for smartphones, has enlisted the help of outside investors for its live-streaming service. Cheetah announced this week that its one-year-old Live.me service […]

Alex Hardiman, former VP of product at The NY Times, will take the lead on Facebook’s news products – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Facebook’s role in spreading news, especially fake news, has been in the spotlight since last year’s presidential election. Now it’s promoting Alex Hardiman to lead its news efforts on the product side. Hardiman worked at The […]

Machine intelligence is the future of monetization for Facebook – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Money. That was effectively the only conversation missing from Facebook’s F8 conference — an event that even made time for a progress update on a moonshot project that might one day allow us to […]