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Lucy Peng, an original Alibaba co-founder, steps down as CEO of Lazada after 9 months, will be replaced by Lazada’s Executive President Pierre…

Jon Russell / TechCrunch : Lucy Peng, an original Alibaba co-founder, steps down as CEO of Lazada after 9 months, will be replaced by Lazada's Executive President Pierre Poignant   —  Alibaba has reshuffled the leadership at Lazada, its e-commerce firm in Southeast Asia, after CEO Lucy Peng — an original Alibaba co-founder …

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The recklessness of Uber and Tesla in their development of autonomous cars risks alienating a public already wary of self-driving vehicles (Brian…

Brian Merchant / Gizmodo : The recklessness of Uber and Tesla in their development of autonomous cars risks alienating a public already wary of self-driving vehicles   —  Autonomous vehicles were supposed to make driving safer, and they may yet—some of the more optimistic research indicates self-driving cars could save tens …

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Data shows GraphQL, a Facebook-developed open source data query language, has seen a sharp rise in adoption among JavaScript developers over the past…

Klint Finley / Wired : Data shows GraphQL, a Facebook-developed open source data query language, has seen a sharp rise in adoption among JavaScript developers over the past two years   —  THE CODE THAT runs the web is a melting pot of programming languages and technologies.  JavaScript, the most popular language on the web …

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How Jolla’s Sailfish has survived as an independent mobile OS by targeting government and enterprise sectors in Russia and China which are wary of…

Daniel Oberhaus / Motherboard : How Jolla's Sailfish has survived as an independent mobile OS by targeting government and enterprise sectors in Russia and China which are wary of Google   —  Alternative mobile operating systems have come and gone over the years, but only Sailfish has survived the iOS and Android duopoly.

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Robinhood deletes tweets about launching checking and savings accounts, scrubs the page from its website, and now calls the offering a “cash…

Julie Verhage / Bloomberg : Robinhood deletes tweets about launching checking and savings accounts, scrubs the page from its website, and now calls the offering a “cash management” program   —  After a backlash around the marketing of its newest product, Robinhood Financial LLC has rebranded the service …

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Profile of MindGeek, which owns 9 of the top 15 porn sites worldwide, has 125M visits per day, and whose bandwidth use exceeds that of Facebook or…

Aisha Hassan / Quartz : Profile of MindGeek, which owns 9 of the top 15 porn sites worldwide, has 125M visits per day, and whose bandwidth use exceeds that of Facebook or Amazon   —  The biggest and perhaps best source of data about what people like to watch on the internet and what they would pay for doesn't come …

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