Apple fires exec over viral TikTok video, according to Bloomberg. Earlier this month, creator Daniel Mac posted a video where he asked Apple VP of procurement Tony Blevins what he does for a living, to which Blevins responded, “I race cars and play golf and fondle big-breasted women.” Blevins’ comments set off an internal investigation at Apple, which concluded in Blevins being removed from his role.

More TikTok cloning. Twitter is launching an immersive media viewer that expands videos to full screen, prompting users to swipe up to see another video. Twitter also said it plans to show more videos in the Explore tab. 

Meta is reining in costs. Meta Platforms CEO Mark Zuckerberg has disclosed comprehensive plans to reorganize its teams and reduce headcount for the first time in the company’s history, according to Bloomberg. Zuckerberg said the parent of Facebook and Instagram will likely be smaller in 2023 than it is this year.

 

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