A former Amazon Studios executive sued the company for wrongful termination, claiming among other things that he was pushed out for upgrading his ticket on a flight to New Zealand. Amazon is famously frugal when it comes to business expenses and typically asks almost all employees traveling for business to fly coach. The executive, who was the global head of visual effects, said he asked his...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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