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Disney’s Mayer Becomes TikTok C.E.O.

LOS ANGELES — The Walt Disney Company’s top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, resigned on Monday and will become the chief executive of TikTok, the app for making and sharing short videos that has exploded in popularity during the coronavirus pandemic. Mr. Mayer, 58, will also serve as chief operating officer of ByteDance, the Chinese conglomerate […]

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Washington becomes the latest state to seek ban of flavored vaping products

Following 12 recent deaths and hundreds of illnesses that are being blamed on vaping, Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee is seeking to impose an emergency ban on flavored e-cigarette products. The state would join Michigan and New York in banning flavored products, while Massachusetts has halted all sales of e-cigarettes for four months. The Washington ban […]

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Insta360 Go review: Everyday life becomes a (boring) movie

Insta360 Go review: Everyday life becomes a (boring) movie “The Insta360 Go works as advertised, but who’s it for?” Small and light Clever magnetic mounting system Charging case with Lightning connector Good electronic stabilization Easy-to-use mobile app Poor video/image quality Limited storage that can’t be expanded AI editing tools rarely get it right Does anybody […]