Hendri Wigunah

Hendri Wigunah

Startup Founder & Millenial Entrepreneur

Why is Facebook doing robotics research? – TechCrunch

It’s a bit strange to hear that the world’s leading social network is pursuing research in robotics rather than, say, making search useful, but Facebook is a big organization with many competing priorities. And while these robots aren’t directly going to affect your Facebook experience, what the company learns from them could be impactful in… Continue reading

On the Internet of Women with Moira Weigel – TechCrunch

“Feminism,” the writer and editor Marie Shear famously said in an often-misattributed quote, “is the radical notion that women are people.” The genius of this line, of course, is that it appears to be entirely non-controversial, which reminds us all the more effectively of the past century of fierce debates surrounding women’s equality. And what… Continue reading

Facebook sues analytics firm Rankwave over data misuse – TechCrunch

Facebook might have another Cambridge Analytica on its hands. In a late Friday news dump, Facebook revealed that today it filed a lawsuit alleging South Korean analytics firm Rankwave abused its developer platform’s data, and has refused to cooperate with a mandatory compliance audit and request to delete the data. Facebook’s lawsuit centers around Rankwave… Continue reading

Why women are indefinitely sharing their locations – TechCrunch

Rae Witte is a New York-based freelance journalist covering music, style, sneakers, art and dating, and how they intersect with tech. You can find her writing on i-D, The Wall Street Journal, Esquire and Forbes, among others. New York-based DJ and creative consultant Amrit and I are sitting at a women’s empowerment dinner waiting for… Continue reading