Hope you’re having a splendid week thus far.
We’ve got some great reads for you this Wednesday, so let’s jump right in!
Note: For any articles behind paywall, open them on an incognito/private window and you should be good to go.
Did you know some of the most famous products have patented their UX? So next time you think about ripping off that idea for a carousel or menu, think twice.
Elon Musk was interviewed by a group of famous people from SV like Marc Andressen, Sriram Krishnan etc. He ended up calling in Vlad Tenev of Robinhood to ask him the hard questions. The TC article here has a semi-live blog of the conversation.
Police in six European countries, as well as Canada and the United States, completed a joint operation to take control of Internet servers used to run and control a malware network known as “Emotet“
The police found in their investigations that the three companies were offering small loan amounts through different apps on Google Play Store and collecting repayments by way of severe harassment and blackmailing.
Fittingly, being a company which exists in the middle of pretty much every global social, economic, political, industrial etc disruption, Twitter is redesigning its brand from an artistic standpoint. An art-first approach to a brand identity that encompasses emotion and expression.
The Chinese authorities’ antitrust action against the e-commerce giant appears arbitrary considering the same business practices being applied elsewhere in the market.
And that’s the lot! Thanks for checking out what we had to share with you this week, we shall catch up with you next Wednesday.
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