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Interview: Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical’s Daniel Mertzlufft & Kate Leonard

Ratatouille: The Musical is a unique social media experience that brought together a number of creative individuals, including Daniel Mertzlufft & Kate Leonard, who were kind enough to speak to ComingSoon.net about their experience adapting the popular Pixar animated film. Based on the Disney/Pixar film, Ratatouille, the musical sensation is an unprecedented, community-written, Broadway-caliber special event that first hatched when TikTok creator Emily Jacobsen’s musical Ratatouille-inspired po...
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TikTok's 9 most popular pieces of investing advice, rated and reviewed by 2 financial experts

Filip Radwanski/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The TikTok hashtag "#investing" has amassed over 2.8 billion views on the mobile video app as young people flock to the platform to learn about the stock market. While there's plenty of helpful information, there's also a lot of bad advice. Insider asked two financial experts to watch and review nine popular TikTok investing videos with questionable advice. Here's what they had to say. Sign up here our daily newsletter...
Tags: Amc, Trends, Social Media, Markets, Tesla, Stocks, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, SPAC, CFRA, Stovall, Krohn, AMC Entertainment, Sam Stovall, Tiktok, Millennial investors


We've been saying Alicia Silverstone's name wrong

Shout-out to TikTok for giving Alicia Silverstone a safe space to check us on being "Clueless" about her name.
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Alicia Silverstone lets us know we've been saying her name wrong this whole time

Shout-out to TikTok for giving Alicia Silverstone a safe space to check us on being "Clueless" about her name.
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"I don’t believe in seedless watermelon — that is against my religion."

Said Gabrielle E.W. Carter, "a multimedia artist and gardener in Apex, N.C.," quoted in in The New York Times.I did not know that it was possible to write an article about black people and watermelon, but here it is. All season long, you’ll find watermelon eating in its purest form — palms clenching the rinds over gingham tablecloths; all pleasure and no tropes — at family reunions, at get-togethers on terraces and around patio fire pits. Consuming the fruit is a sacrament of an American summe...
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Alicia Silverstone let's us know we've been saying her name wrong this whole time

Shout-out to TikTok for giving Alicia Silverstone a safe space to check us on being "Clueless" about her name.
Tags: Cnn, Alicia Silverstone, Tiktok


Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical Submitted for Consideration in 10 Emmy Award Categories

Can a project that originated on TikTok win an Emmy Award? All the parties behind Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical will soon find out, as it was submitted for consideration in 10 Emmy categories. A creative tribute song to Remy the Rat posted to TikTok during the pandemic was transformed into an original, creator-generated TikTok musical...
Tags: Advertising, Platforms, Remy, Social Pro Daily, Tiktok


China Says US Revoking of China Apps Ban a 'Positive Step'

China’s Ministry of Commerce has said a U_S_ move to revoke Trump administration’s executive orders intended to ban apps like TikTok and WeChat was a “positive step.”.
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China Says US Revoking of Chinese Apps Ban a 'Positive Step'

China’s Ministry of Commerce has said a U_S_ move to revoke the Trump administration’s executive orders intended to ban apps like TikTok and WeChat was a “positive step.”.
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President Biden Signs Executive Order Revoking Trump-Era Ban on TikTok and WeChat

U.S. President Joe Biden has withdrawn a series of executive orders from his predecessor Donald Trump banning Chinese apps TikTok and WeChat in the United States. Trump signed several executive orders banning apps tied to China during his time in office. In the most high profile order, Trump ban any U.S. transactions"ordered a ban of the short-form video app TikTok, which is owned by Chinese firm Bytedance, in 2020. However, Trump's bans were never enforced after several court orders blocked...
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Daily Crunch: A crowded market for exits and acquisitions forecasts a hot AI summer

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Hello and welcome to Daily Crunch for June 9, 2021. Today was TC Sessions: Mobility, a rollicking good time and one that we hoped you enjoyed. Looking ahead, we’re starting to announce some speakers for Disrupt — including Accel’s Arun Mathew. Mark your calendars, Disrupt is going to be epic this year. — Alex The TechCrunch Top 3 Biden tears down Trump’s Chines...
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Instagram unveiled new features aimed at helping creators earn money

Adam Mosseri and JoJo Siwa speak during Instagram and Facebook's Creator Week. Amy Sussman/Getty Images for Instagram and Facebook's Creator Week Hi, this is Amanda Perelli and welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the business of influencers, creators, and social-media platforms. Sign up for the newsletter here.In this week's edition:Instagram unveiled three new features aimed at helping creators earn moneyA YouTuber with 1 million subscribers shares how...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Instagram, Youtube, Advertising, Newsletter, Trends, New York Times, Alexis Ohanian, Annie Leibovitz, Zuckerberg, Influencers, Boohoo, Brien, NFT


Biden Order Declares TikTok Not Quite a Threat to National Security, Yet

The Biden administration passed an executive order on Wednesday that seeks to create a “criteria-based” framework for establishing whether foreign-owned apps present national security risks or not. In so doing, the regulation overturned three executive orders previously signed by former President Trump that took a…Read more...
Tags: Science, Joe Biden, Software, WeChat, Biden, Donald Trump, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Mobile Applications, Video Software, Music Software, Tiktok, Biden Family, Application Software, Donald Trumptiktok Controversy


TikTok Enters The Emmy Race: Here’s How ‘Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical’ Is Mounting an FYC Campaign

I’m sure when you first heard that TikTok was entering the Emmy race, you wondered, “Wait — is that guy drinking Ocean Spray cranberry juice while skating down the highway and grooving to Fleetwood Mac even eligible?” Well, no. But viral hit “Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” has been given the green light to submit, and […]
Tags: Opinion, Awards, Fleetwood Mac, Columns, Emmys, Tiktok, Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical, Awards Circuit Column


Donald Trump-era ban on TikTok dropped by Joe Biden

The delayed ban on TikTok and WeChat will now not happen - instead apps from China will face reviews.
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Instagram adds affiliate and shop features for creators

As Apple hosts their annual Worldwide Developers Conference, Instagram and Facebook chose this moment to pilot their first-ever Creator Week. This three-day event is geared toward aspiring and emerging digital creators, complete with 9:45 AM virtual DJ sets and panels on “Algorithm Mythbusting” and raising “zillions for a nonprofit you care about.” During the first day of the event, Mark Zuckerberg made an announcement introducing new ways for creators to make money. In the coming months, Instag...
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President Biden is throwing out Trump-era bans on TikTok and WeChat after the former administration fought hard to prohibit the apps over national security concerns

TikTok users in the US have been reacting to the news of a potential ban of the popular app for months. Photo Illustration by Andrea Ronchini/NurPhoto via Getty Images President Biden signed an executive order rescinding a ban on TikTok and WeChat. Trump signed a series of executive actions last year targeting the apps, whose parent companies are in China. Biden directed the commerce secretary to investigate apps with ties to foreign adversaries. See more stories on Insider's business ...
Tags: Hong Kong, Politics, News, Microsoft, White House, China, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Commerce, New York Times, Larry Ellison, WeChat, Associated Press, Party


Biden is throwing out Trump-era bans on TikTok and WeChat after the former administration fought hard to prohibit the apps over national-security concerns

TikTok users in the US have been reacting to the news of a potential ban of the popular app for months. Photo Illustration by Andrea Ronchini/NurPhoto via Getty Images President Biden signed an executive order rescinding a ban on TikTok and WeChat. Trump signed executive actions last year targeting the apps, whose parent companies are in China. Biden directed the commerce secretary to investigate apps with ties to foreign adversaries. See more stories on Insider's business page. Presid...
Tags: Hong Kong, Politics, News, Microsoft, White House, China, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Commerce, New York Times, Larry Ellison, WeChat, Associated Press, Oklahoma


Biden To Revoke and Replace Trump's Executive Order That Sought To Ban TikTok

President Biden on Wednesday will revoke a Trump-era executive order that sought to ban the popular app TikTok and replace it with one that calls for a broader review of a number of foreign-controlled applications that could pose a security risk to Americans and their data. From a report: According to a memo circulated by the Commerce Department and obtained by The New York Times, the order will address a number of applications and bolster recent actions the Biden administration has taken to cur...
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Biden reverses Trump's effort to ban TikTok, orders broader review of foreign-owned apps

The order comes after the Trump administration's failed attempted to ban TikTok and force its parent company to sell the app.
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Biden Administration Revokes Trump Orders Banning TikTok, WeChat in the U.S.

President Biden officially revoked Donald Trump’s executive orders last year that sought to ban TikTok and other Chinese-owned apps over supposed national security concerns. On Wednesday, the White House announced that Biden signed an executive order revoking then-President Trump’s August 2020 order instructing Chinese internet giant ByteDance to sell TikTok to U.S. entities under the threat […]
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Using TikTok to Raise Your Small Business’ Awareness

TikTok is rising in prominence every day. This month, it was revealed that the platform is now the second most popular for social media influencer marketing: something small businesses should take note of. While small businesses likely won’t have the funds to partner with a big-name influencer, their main takeaway should be the viability of marketing via TikTok in general. Through the use of ads, influencer marketing, and creative organic content on TikTok, you can increase brand awareness and t...
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iOS 15 Includes Secure Paste Feature That Hides the Clipboard From Developers

iOS 15 has multiple significant privacy-focused improvements such as new protections in the Mail app to prevent tracking, an App Privacy section that shows you how often apps access sensitive information like location, and on-device Siri processing, but there are also some smaller but equally important changes. One of these updates is a new Secure Paste function for developers, which can be built into apps. With this feature implemented, users can paste something from a different app, with th...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Craig Ruttle/AP Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get the day's top stock and crypto news in your inbox every morning.Sign up for Insider Investing for your weekly markets analysis.Here's what you need to know before markets open.1. Global stocks hover below record highs as investors anticipate US inflation data. Oil fell for the second day in a row. 2. Cryptocurrencies sink as widespread rout wipes $200 billion off the market in a day. Regulatory concer...
Tags: Japan, Amc, Global, US, Trends, Ubs, Deutsche Bank, Fed, Craig Ruttle, Tiktok, Austin Hankwitz, Jefferies Financial, Sophie Kiderlin, Goldman Sachs Bank of America Citigroup


TikTok Begins Accepting Applications for Support Black Businesses Cohort No. 2

TikTok is accepting applications for the next cohort of its Support Black Businesses initiative, in partnership with Vimeo. The goal of Support Black Businesses is to provide Black small businesses owners with the critical skills and resources to rebuild and grow stronger, in part by effectively advertising on TikTok and other digital platforms to drive...
Tags: Advertising, Diversity, Social Pro Daily, Tiktok, Equity and Inclusion, Support Black Businesses


Apple introduces SharePlay for co-watching, streaming, and screen sharing over FaceTime

As part of its FaceTime update in iOS 15, Apple introduced a new set of features designed for shared experiences — like co-watching TV shows or TikTok videos, listening to music together, screen sharing and more — while on a FaceTime call. The feature, called SharePlay, enables real-time connections with family and friends while you’re hanging out on FaceTime, Apple explained, by integrating access to apps from within the call itself. Image Credits: Apple Apple demonstrated the new feature dur...
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10 things in tech: Apple WWDC, Trump's suspension, SpaceX tardigrades

Apple CEO Tim Cook. Roy Rochlin/WireImage/Getty Images Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. Apple's annual WWDC is expected to reveal new features for iOS 15, MacOS 12, and WatchOS. The developer conference will be a virtual event for the second year running. Here's how to watch the event from 1 p.m. ET on June 7.2. Apple employees wrote a letter protesting Tim Cook's return-to-office order. Cook has a...
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Hyram Yarbro, Gen Z’s skincare saviour: ‘YouTube gave me a reason to live’

How did a boy from a Mormon farming family become social media’s most powerful ‘skinfluencer’?Truthfully, I didn’t expect to blow up to this scale. And yes, I know this is going to sound clichéd, but if you told me, even a year ago, that it was going to be this big, I would not have believed it.” Considering the trajectory of Hyram Yarbro, the 25-year-old Gen Z skincare guru set on making skincare “accessible”, it is easy to believe him.His success in the past year, driven by a lockdown-fuelled ...
Tags: Fashion, Youtube, Life and style, Beauty, Skincare, Yarbro, Tiktok, Hyram Yarbro, Hyram Yarbro Gen Z


45% of teens think they know more about crypto than their parents - and social media got them hooked, study finds

Maskot/Getty Images A Wells Fargo survey showed that 45% of teens think they know more about crypto than their parents. The study found that over a third of teens learn about finance from social media. On social media platforms like TikTok, so-called 'finfluencers' explain stocks, crypto and investing. See more stories on Insider's business page. Teenagers have a reputation for firmly believing they know way more than their parents. In the case of cryptocurrencies, almost ha...
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