YouTube says homophobic taunts don’t violate its policies

YouTube is a confusing mess of an internet platform. In what appears to be a moment that draws a line in the sand around how online platforms regulate content, YouTube has told a gay reporter that hom

Facebook found hosting masses of far right EU disinformation networks

A multi-month hunt for political disinformation spreading on Facebook in Europe suggests there are concerted efforts to use the platform to spread bogus far right propaganda to millions of voters ahea

When it comes to elections, Facebook moves slow, may still break things

This week, Facebook invited a small group of journalists — which didn’t include TechCrunch — to look at the “war room” it has set up in Dublin, Ireland, to help monitor i

Vox Media Acquires Re/code

Digital media conglomerate Vox Media has acquired Re/code, the technology industry news publication led by renowned tech journalists Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg. The news was first reported today b

Vox Buys Curbed Network For A Reported Stock-Cash Blend Worth $20-30 Million

<a target="_blank" href="http://voxmedia.com/">Vox Media</a>, an online publisher of websites such as The Verge, has purchased the smaller <a target="_blank" href="http://curbed.com/">Curbed network</

Vox, Meet Big Box: Kobo eReader To Hit Best Buy Stores

You'd be forgiven if you haven't heard of Kobo's Android-powered <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/10/19/kobo-pits-its-vox-against-the-fire-and-nook-as-first-social-e-reader/">Vox eReader</a> befor

Calling the world: Vox.io just might be the next Euro startup sensation

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/vox.png" class="shot2" /> A European company by the name of <a href="http://crunchbase.com/company/skype">Skype</a> taught the world that en

Calling The World: Vox.io Just Might Be The Next Euro Startup Sensation

A European company by the name of <a href="http://crunchbase.com/company/skype">Skype</a> taught the world that enabling people to make free voice and video calls over the Internet would be an enticin

VideoEgg Will Acquire Six Apart And Rename Itself SAY Media

<img src='http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/saymedia.jpg' class="border" alt='' /> Advertising network <a href="http://www.videoegg.com">VideoEgg</a> will acquire blogging and advertisi

Six Apart's Vox Heads To DeadPool

<img src='https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/voxlogo2.jpg' class="snap_nopreview shot" alt="" /> When Six Apart <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2006/10/26/vox-lifts-off-and-youll-love-i

Random software recommendation Friday: Vox audio player for Mac OS X

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/vox.jpg" />Here's a random software recommendation for your Friday afternoon enjoyment. It's Vox, it's for Mac OS X, and it's a lightweig

Get Your Family Together At Sampa

When we covered the slate of companies helping people chronicle family stories and milestones, we left out a quiet but excellent Redmond, Washington startup called Sampa. They aren’t new, and we

Boy Genius Unleashes High Quality HTC Vox Pix

We know that the previous set of HTC Vox pics were, at best, blurry as hell. But thanks to the power of 3D product rendering photography, we now present to you the HTC Vox in all its glory. In case yo

HTC VOX Spotted

that looks like a direct successor to the Hermes and Herald line. Click the image for a bigger pic. The image was apparently taken using satellite imagery but it seems to point to the product actually

The New Multiply 3.0 vs. Vox

Privacy-centric multimedia social networking service Multiply is releasing what it calls version 3.0 of its service tonight; Multiply targets users who are interested in sharing content with people th

There's Still Room for More and Better Social Networking: An Interview with SixApart's Andrew Anker

Last week social software company SixApart launched Vox, its newest social networking and blogging service. The launch was high profile, the site is beautiful and many people (myself included) thought

Vox Lifts Off and You'll Love It

Six Apart announced last night the launch of its newest social networking site, Vox (Vox announcement here). The company that owns LiveJournal, Moveable Type and Typepad has done a lot of things right

SixApart To Launch Comet, Renamed Vox, on June 1

San Francisco based SixApart, which owns the Typepad, MovableType and LiveJournal blogging platforms, will start letting users test their new Vox (formerly Comet) hosted blogging platform on Thursday,