Warner and Hawley have proposed legislation that would force the tech giants to tell users what data they're collecting and how much it's worth. The proposal goes to the heart of Big Tech's hugely profitable business model of commerce in users' personal data. The companies gather vast data on what users read and like, and leverage it to help advertisers target their messages to individuals they want to reach. … [Read more...] about Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets with Trump, key senators on DC swing
Little more than a month later, having been rerouted after he missed his connecting flight from Orange County, Thompson arrived in Pullman on a chilly September morning in socks and flip-flops. Over the next 48 hours, he seldom said a word as coaches and players took him bowling, showed him the local Denny’s and pitched him on becoming the face of a Pac-10 program. … [Read more...] about Klay being Klay? Thompson’s quirky personality emerged at Washington State
“Some dude goes up to me and says, ‘Yo man, you gave me hope,’ I was like I didn’t know I was that ugly,” he continued. “I’m a lucky motherf—er.” … [Read more...] about It’s Official! Pete Davidson Confirms Engagement To Ariana Grande [VIDEO]
And lastly, the brewers of Santa Cruz and Monterey brewed a particularly West Coast beer: the "Surf 'n Burps" double IPA. The beer, designed by Peter B.'s Brewpub and Hop Dogma, and brewed on Alvarado Street's main Salinas system, is a "bright, true-to-form" West Coast double IPA made with Admiral's lighter malts and brand new (and very hot) hop varietals Cashmere and Sabro. … [Read more...] about SF Beer Week announces its five one-time-only collaboration beers for 2020
More importantly, Markle once described herself on her former lifestyle blog the Tig as someone who “lives by the ethos that most things can be cured with either yoga, the beach, or a few avocados,” which sounds like a hard point in the West Coast column. She has also previously opined on Canadian winters, and the prospect of a voluntary January there could be less than enticing. … [Read more...] about Newsletter: Could Meghan Markle and Prince Harry move to L.A.?