October 14, 2019

SoftBank-backed Getaround is raising $200M at a $1.5B+ valuation – Tempemail

Getaround, a used car marketplace and winner of Tempemail Disrupt New York Battlefield 2011, will enter the unicorn club with a roughly $200 million equity …

Mental health websites in Europe found sharing user data for ads – Tempemail

Research by a privacy rights advocacy group has found popular mental health websites in the EU are sharing users’ sensitive personal data with advertisers. Europeans …

Rwanda to phase out gas motorcycle-taxis for e-motos – Tempemail

The government of Rwanda will soon issue national policy-guidelines to eliminate gas motorcycles in its taxi sector in favor of e-motos. The country’s president Paul …

Facebook succeeds in blocking German FCO’s privacy-minded order against combining user data – Tempemail

Facebook has succeeded in blocking a pioneering order by Germany’s Federal Cartel Office earlier this year that would have banned it from combining data on …

Mobile gaming is a $68.5 billion global business, and investors are buying in – Tempemail

By the end of 2019, the global gaming market is estimated to be worth $152 billion with 45% of that, $68.5 billion, coming directly from mobile …