The Week Apple Tripped Up On A Typo
As reported by CNET, people who had registered to try out the beta software for macOS 11.0 received an email from the tech giant that it was ready for testing. However, what stopped recipients in their tracks was that the subject of the email had advertised something called “Bug Sur.” It was a pretty bug gaffe, indeed.
Eskimo Pie, the first brand to bring vanilla ice cream bars with chocolate shells to the United States, is shedding off its name after almost 100 years. The announcement follows recent plans by food giants like Aunt Jemima, Uncle Ben’s, and Mrs. Butterworth’s to rebrand in a bid to end racism by removing stereotypes they have been perpetuating for years.
As more big-name brands join the campaign to pause their Facebook ad spend in July, in protest over The Social Network’s inaction to address hate speech on its platform, Facebook has admitted that it has a deepening ‘trust deficit’ with ad partners, which it will need to address.
Last week, a coalition of civil rights groups launched a new campaign calling on major advertisers to pause their Facebook ad spend in order to send a message to the company that its lack of action on hate speech is not good enough.