Twitter is less secure because of Elon Musk’s management style, former top executive says

Twitter is less secure because of Elon Musk’s management style, former top executive says

CNN Business — Twitter owner Elon Musk’s dictatorial management style threatens to lead the company headlong into unforced business mistakes, content moderation disasters and degradation of the platform’s core features that help keep vulnerable users safe, according to a former top Twitter executive who led the company’s content moderation before abruptly resigning . this month. … Read more

Opinion: Will Smith shouldn’t be defined by his most public mistake

Opinion: Will Smith shouldn’t be defined by his most public mistake

Editor’s note: Jill Filipovic is a New York-based journalist and author of OK Boomers, Let’s Talk: How My Generation Got Left Behind. Follow her on Twitter. The opinions expressed in this comment are her own. See another opinion on CNN. CNN — What does it look like to undo a terrible mistake? At last year’s … Read more

Singapore lifts ban on gay sex, but curbs prospects of legalizing same-sex marriage

Singapore lifts ban on gay sex, but curbs prospects of legalizing same-sex marriage

Reuters — Singapore’s parliament decriminalized sex between men on Tuesday, but in a blow to the LGBT community, it also amended the constitution to head off lawsuits that have led to legalization of same-sex marriage in other countries. The moves come as other parts of Asia, including Taiwan, Thailand and India, recognize more rights for … Read more

The White House is treading carefully as protests develop in China as the US seeks to mend relations with Beijing

The White House is treading carefully as protests develop in China as the US seeks to mend relations with Beijing

Washington CNN — As frustrated protesters take to the streets across China to protest the government’s draconian Covid-19 restrictions — sparking rare civil unrest and clashes between the public and officials — the Biden White House is choosing its words carefully and deliberately. Top US officials who have been closely following the unrest in China … Read more

Eric Fleishman, celebrity fitness trainer, has died at the age of 53

Eric Fleishman, celebrity fitness trainer, has died at the age of 53

CNN — Celebrity personal trainer Eric Fleishman has died at the age of 53. The fitness personality known as “Eric the Trainer” died suddenly at his home in Glendale, California on Thanksgiving, his family announced Sunday in a post shared on his verified Instagram page. “It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Eric … Read more

China’s security apparatus is springing into action to quell anti-Covid protests

China’s security apparatus is springing into action to quell anti-Covid protests

CNN — China’s vast security apparatus has moved quickly to quell the mass protests that have swept the country, with police patrolling the streets, checking cellphones and even calling some protesters to warn them not to do it again. In major cities on Monday and Tuesday, police swarmed the sites of protests held over the … Read more

Clarence Gilyard, star of ‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger,’ dies at age 66

Clarence Gilyard, star of ‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger,’ dies at age 66

CNN — Clarence Gilyard Jr., the actor best known for playing computer hacker Theo in “Die Hard” and naval officer Marcus “Sundown” Williams in “Top Gun,” has died at age 66. His death was announced Monday in a statement from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), where he was an associate professor in the … Read more

China Covid protests: Top health officials deflect blame as they defend controversial policy

China Covid protests: Top health officials deflect blame as they defend controversial policy

CNN — In their first press briefing since protests erupted against the government’s strict zero-spread Covid policy, China’s top health officials pledged to overhaul Covid-19 control measures to reduce their impact on people’s lives while deflecting blame for public frustration at the policy itself. weekend. Lockdowns to contain the virus should be lifted “as quickly … Read more

Iran has threatened the families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

Iran has threatened the families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

CNN — The families of Iran’s World Cup soccer team have been threatened with imprisonment and torture if the players do not “behave” ahead of Tuesday’s game against the United States, a source involved in Games security said. After Iran’s players refused to sing the national anthem in their opening match against England on November … Read more

Elon Musk claims Apple “threatened to withhold” Twitter from its app store

Elon Musk claims Apple “threatened to withhold” Twitter from its app store

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk said Monday that Apple has “threatened” to pull Twitter from the iOS app store, a move that could be devastating for the company Musk just acquired for $44 billion. “Apple ( AAPL ) has also threatened to remove Twitter from its App Store, but won’t tell us why,” … Read more