A Salesforce manager says she quit over a ‘culture of rampant microaggressions and gaslighting’ — the second Black woman to publicly resign from the firm this month

Summary List Placement Recent criticism over Salesforce’s diversity and inclusion efforts have continued as Vivianne Castillo, a manager in the firm’s design research and innovation unit, publicly announced her planned departure at the end of February. In a resignation note originally shared with fellow Salesforce employees in mid-February and posted publicly on LinkedIn on Wednesday, […]

Paramount Plus will replace CBS All Access on March 4, and you can get 50% off an annual plan if you sign up now

  Summary List Placement CBS All Access will become Paramount Plus on March 4. The expanded streaming service will feature more shows, new movies, live sports, and CBS content. If you sign up before March 4, you can lock in one year of Paramount Plus for as little as $30. Product Card (small)Table of Contents: […]

How to claim an Etsy order purchased as a guest so you can open a case or leave a review

Summary List Placement For most items on Etsy, you can check out as a guest without creating an account.  However, if you have an issue with your order and need to open a case on Etsy to get a refund, replacement, or have an item re-shipped, you’ll need to create an account and claim your […]

The 2 best smart light strips of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead StickySummary List Placement   Smart light strips bring illumination and color to dim spots, like under kitchen cabinets. They also work as night lights or as mood lights. Smart light strips can be controlled from your phone and by voice-activated assistants like Alexa. Light strips can transform the look of your […]

How much does Spotify pay per stream? What you’ll earn per song, and how to get paid more for your music

Summary List Placement Over the last decade, several downloadable streaming platforms (also called DSPs) have emerged, including Spotify, Apple Music, SoundCloud, and Pandora. Spotify in particular has made its name as a streaming juggernaut. But how are musicians faring? For all the benefits that Spotify gives listeners, they aren’t tremendously generous when it comes to paying […]

‘Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry’ focuses on the pop star’s rise to fame — here’s how to watch the documentary on Apple TV Plus

  Summary List Placement “The World’s a Little Blurry” is a new documentary that examines the life of pop star Billie Eilish. You can stream the movie with an Apple TV Plus subscription starting February 26. To celebrate the release, a live event will stream for free via Apple TV and YouTube on February 25. […]

David Dobrik’s new Dispo app has become so popular that VCs just invested $20 million at a $200 million valuation

Summary List Placement The hot app Dispo now has the valuation to back up the buzz. The photo-sharing app has reportedly raised $20 million at a $200 million valuation in a Series A funding round led by Spark Capital, as first reported by Axios’s Kia Kokalitcheva. Dispo declined to comment.  The funding confirms a report […]

Meet Candice Beaumont, a venture industry power broker whose career took off when she joined one world’s most exclusive social networks

Summary List Placement In 2014, Candice Beaumont got an opportunity to join one of most exclusive and private social networks in the world. She was nominated by the World Economic Forum to become a Young Global Leader, a rare accolade given to recognize the world’s most distinguished and powerful people under age 40. The World […]

The latest MacBook Air and MacBook Pro both have Apple’s fast new M1 chip, making them more similar than ever. Here’s how to choose between them.

  Summary List Placement Apple’s M1-powered MacBook Air and  MacBook Pro both have a lot to offer in terms of performance and battery life. The similarities between the two can make it difficult to decide which Apple laptop is right for you. Overall, the MacBook Air is a better value since it’s $300 cheaper with […]

Snapchat’s flashy TikTok rival has lured creators with direct payments but has banned sponsored posts, which are a key element of the influencer industry

Summary List Placement Snapchat is directly paying creators millions of dollars for their posts on Spotlight, its new short-form video feature and TikTok lookalike. But many creators don’t think the gold rush will last — at least not in its current form. They anticipate the company will get tired of shelling out millions to keep […]