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Zuckerberg Just Had the Most Humiliating Day of His Life, But His Hair Looked Great

In 2018, Mark Zuckerberg waltzed into the halls of Congress for the most high-profile moment of his career. He was pale and glass-eyed, his tie wrapped loosely around his neck, and his hair cropped high and thin in a bizarre homage to Augustus Caesar. His speech was practiced and robotic, and while his performance made him out to be a freak in the eyes of the public, the hearing was a victory. Zuckerberg’s empire was at the height of its power, and he demonstrated the government could engage with even the basic questions…

TikTok CEO Faces Off Against Tom Cotton

Wednesday’s hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee got a little spicy as senators took turns bashing the CEOs of the biggest social media platforms. While well-deserved for the most part, it was Sen. Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas, who decided to go down a weird path with TikTok CEO Shou Chew.Mourning the Loss of Addison Rae’s Debut Album | The Meme Machine“Have you ever been a member of the Chinese Communist Party,” Sen. Cotton asked Chew after taking a dramatic pause from asking the CEO multiple…

In prepared Senate testimony, TikTok CEO Shou Chew says the company plans to spend $2B+ in 2024 on trust and safety globally and the app has…

Alex Barinka / Bloomberg: In prepared Senate testimony, TikTok CEO Shou Chew says the company plans to spend $2B+ in 2024 on trust and safety globally and the app has 170M US MAUs — - Shou Chew joins US rivals in Senate hearing Wednesday — Global social media chiefs will outline plans to protect kids Alex Barinka / Bloomberg: In prepared Senate testimony, TikTok CEO Shou Chew says the company plans to spend $2B+ in 2024 on trust and safety globally and the app has 170M US MAUs …

Reindeer Chew Their Food While Napping

December 22, 20233min readBrain wave studies suggest that when it comes to eating and sleeping, reindeer multitask to survive in the harsh ArcticBy Meghan Bartels Despite all the talk of reindeer spending December pulling sleighs through the sky, prancing across rooftops and even running over the occasional lyrical grandmother, it turns out that the animals’ busiest time of year is in summer. And to cope with the high-pressure season, reindeer, like so many of us, turn to multitasking.For reindeer, that means eating and

Timothée Chalamet Bites Off More Than He Can Chew

They were all young once: Don Corleone and Darth Vader, Butch and Sundance, Hannibal and Leatherface, Maleficent and Cruella. And long before he was the world’s best-known chocolatier and distributor of life-changing golden tickets, William “Willy” Wonka was just a twentysomething kid with a top hat, a sweet tooth, and a dream. For decades, we could only guess how the bright-eyed lad became the candymaker-in-chief. This is where Wonka comes in. A prequel that seeks to both fill in the blanks regarding Roald…

tiktok: TikTok’s CEO Shou Chew uses personal touch to address antisemitism concerns

TikTok CEO Shou Chew has been getting personally involved in efforts to address concerns that the app has fueled anti-Israel and antisemitic rhetoric since the start of the Israel-Hamas war, in a sign of how seriously the company is taking the criticism.In recent weeks, Chew, who lives in Singapore, has met in New York and on video calls with numerous prominent Jewish groups and leaders.Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill CoursesOffering CollegeCourseWebsiteIIM LucknowIIML Executive Programme in FinTech,…

Pedro Pascal’s ‘Fantastic Four’ Casting Heavily Suggests Marvel’s About To Bite Off More Than It Can Chew

Welcome to the MCU, Pedro Pascal! Well, kinda. The Last of Us icon is believed to be close to finalizing a deal with Marvel Studios to become cinema’s fourth Mr. Fantastic. Don’t tell the internet, though, as everyone’s basically already taking it as a done deal. And, in true Marvel fan style, folks are wasting no time in theorizing what casting a man of Pascal’s years — he’s 48 years old, FYI — could mean for the MCU’s depiction of Reed Richards in 2025’s Fantastic Four movie. Basically, we all know him as Daddy…

Gal Gadot Can’t Wait to Chew on the Scenery in ‘Snow White’

Image via Disney Snow White, the live-action adaptation of Disney‘s timeless animated classic, is due in theaters next year, and if you listen closely you can hear a specific subset of moviegoers grumbling about when this particular campaign is going to end. Indeed, ever since The Lion King and Aladdin made over a billion dollars, Disney’s been pumping out these remakes like its legacy depends on it. Of course, with The Little Mermaid showing signs of diminishing returns for this approach, Snow White could be…

Club Zero review – not much to chew on in this baffling non-satire | Cannes 2023

Jessica Hausner is the Austrian director whose elegant, refrigerated style has made her a Cannes favourite and her 2009 film Lourdes, about the ordinary world of miracles, is a 21st-century classic. But her recent move to English-language movies has resulted in some nebulous work in the shape of her 2019 picture Little Joe, and so it has proved again with this exasperating and baffling movie.Club Zero is a strenuous, pointless non-satire which fails to say anything of value about its ostensible subjects: body image,…

TikTok CEO Speaks at TED, First Time Since Hearing at Congress

On Thursday, TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew will give his first interview since sparring with House lawmakers in a testy hearing back in March. Chew is one of dozens of business leaders speaking at the TED2023 “Possibility” conference being held in Vancouver, Canada.Mourning the Loss of Addison Rae’s Debut Album | The Meme MachineChew, who has been on a weeks-long campaign to try and persuade lawmakers not to ban the app in the US, is expected to speak with speak about entrepreneurship, artificial intelligence, and society’s…