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Some of the biggest meme accounts on Instagram have gone private in recent months as their owners say it's a new way to gain followers on a crowded platform (Taylor Lorenz/The Atlantic)

Taylor Lorenz / The Atlantic: Some of the biggest meme accounts on Instagram have gone private in recent months as their owners say it’s a new way to gain followers on a crowded platform  —  Over the past six months,

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Facebook's diversity efforts fall short as just six African-American and ten Hispanic women serve as senior managers in the US, out of 769 such jobs (Jessica Guynn/USA Today)

Jessica Guynn / USA Today: Facebook’s diversity efforts fall short as just six African-American and ten Hispanic women serve as senior managers in the US, out of 769 such jobs  —  The global director of diversity at Facebook, Maxine Williams,

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An attempt to describe Web3 stack, the many component parts of crypto ecosystem being built by hundreds of teams all over the world (Kyle Samani/Multicoin Capital)

Kyle Samani / Multicoin Capital: An attempt to describe Web3 stack, the many component parts of crypto ecosystem being built by hundreds of teams all over the world  —  I have yet to see an actual illustration of the Web3

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Sources describe a dysfunctional culture at Meitu, a Chinese selfie app maker with 400M+ MAUs, with public shamings of staff, seemingly arbitrary firings, more (Rob Price/INSIDER)

Rob Price / INSIDER: Sources describe a dysfunctional culture at Meitu, a Chinese selfie app maker with 400M+ MAUs, with public shamings of staff, seemingly arbitrary firings, more  —  – Meitu is a hot Chinese selfie app maker with hundreds

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Profile of UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham, who gave Facebook a £500K fine over Cambridge Analytica and is investigating data misuse during Brexit (Carole Cadwalladr/The Guardian)

Carole Cadwalladr / The Guardian: Profile of UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham, who gave Facebook a £500K fine over Cambridge Analytica and is investigating data misuse during Brexit  —  With the publication of an interim report on her investigation into

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Headout, a mobile travel app for booking last-minute tours, activities, and tickets to local events, raises $10M Series A to grow from 21 to 100 cities globally (Catherine Shu/TechCrunch)

Catherine Shu / TechCrunch: Headout, a mobile travel app for booking last-minute tours, activities, and tickets to local events, raises $10M Series A to grow from 21 to 100 cities globally  —  Imagine being in a new city with a

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Smule rebrands its Sing! Karaoke app, which lets users record music videos solo or as duets with other users or artists, to Smule, says the app has 50M MAUs (Joan E. Solsman/CNET)

Joan E. Solsman / CNET: Smule rebrands its Sing! Karaoke app, which lets users record music videos solo or as duets with other users or artists, to Smule, says the app has 50M MAUs  —  Smule wants everyone to know

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Online game creation platform Roblox, which is reportedly raising at a $2.4B valuation, says it's on track to more than double developer payouts to $70M in 2018 (Matt Weinberger/Business Insider)

Matt Weinberger / Business Insider: Online game creation platform Roblox, which is reportedly raising at a $2.4B valuation, says it’s on track to more than double developer payouts to $70M in 2018  —  – Roblox, the video-game app that’s wildly

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Lancaster University's Litcraft uses Minecraft to create accurate scale models of places from books like Treasure Island to promote reading among school kids (The Guardian)

The Guardian: Lancaster University’s Litcraft uses Minecraft to create accurate scale models of places from books like Treasure Island to promote reading among school kids  —  Ever wanted to explore Treasure Island or pretend to be Robinson Crusoe?  Minecraft is

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As mobile payments in China proliferate, Peoples Bank of China warns businesses not to refuse cash payments from customers (Amanda Lee/South China Morning Post)

Amanda Lee / South China Morning Post: As mobile payments in China proliferate, Peoples Bank of China warns businesses not to refuse cash payments from customers  —  The banking regulator reminds businesses to accept cash payments even as mobile payment

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