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TikTok CEO and Influencers Head to Washington D.C.

Dozens of popular TikTok influencers, as well as the CEO of the company, Shou Chew, are scheduled to appear before Congress in Washington D.C. this week. The goal of their visit is to discuss concerns about data collection on the social media platform and prevent a potential ban of the app in the United States.

On Wednesday night, a group of TikTok influencers will meet with lawmakers to discuss the platform’s features and its popularity among young people. Then on Thursday, CEO Shou Chew will testify before a House committee to address concerns about data privacy and potential national security risks.

TikTok and its parent company, ByteDance, will try to convince U.S. lawmakers that they are taking the necessary steps to ensure user privacy and that they are not sharing any data with the Chinese government. However, some lawmakers remain skeptical and have proposed banning the app altogether.

The potential ban of TikTok in the United States raises questions about whether another app will take its place and if such a ban would ultimately be effective in protecting user privacy. It remains to be seen what actions Congress will take, but the upcoming hearings represent an important step towards addressing concerns about data collection and privacy on social media platforms.

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Make Your Life Easier With These Lifehacks

Make Your Life Easier With These Lifehacks

Have you ever stopped to think about whether you’ve been carrying out everyday activities the wrong way for years? If this thought has crossed your mind, you’re not alone. A recent thread online has gone viral, with people sharing common activities they’ve been doing incorrectly for years. The revelations have ranged from surprising to incredibly helpful.

To help you make positive changes in your daily routine, here are 10 tips that could potentially alter the way you carry out everyday activities. While these tips may seem small, they have the potential to make a significant difference in your daily life.

Did you know that you’ve probably been peeling bananas the wrong way your entire life? Or that you can prevent grocery bags from sliding around by threading the looped handles? These are just a couple of the tips we’ve compiled for you.

So why not give them a try and see how they work for you? You may be surprised at how much more efficient and effective your daily activities can be with just a few simple adjustments. Don’t let years of incorrect habits hold you back – start making positive changes today!

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  • The Silverware Basket

    Did you know that you can take the silverware basket out of the dishwasher to unload it, or even to load it? This small tip can make the process much easier and more efficient.

  • Limp Celery?

    Don’t throw away limp celery. Instead, soak it in water overnight to restore its crunchiness.

  • iPhone Spacebar Hack

    Next time you need to move the cursor on your phone, try sliding your thumb on the spacebar. It’s a quick and easy way to navigate your text.

  • You CAN Do It!

    Opening a beverage can with a flush tab can be frustrating, but there’s a simple trick. Just push down on the hinge of the tab to raise the other end.

  • Frizzy Hair? Not Anymore!

    Hot water can leave your hair frizzy and dry, so try rinsing it with cold water instead. Some people also recommend using warm water for shampoo and cold water for conditioner.

  • Fold it to Hold it.

    If you struggle to keep your towel secure around your waist after a shower, try folding it outwards and down. This method provides better coverage and stays in place.

  • Do it Like a Monkey.

    Monkeys have been doing it right all along – open bananas from the bottom. It’s much easier than trying to pry it open from the stem.

  • Keep Your Shower Floors Dry

    If you’re still unsure about which side of the shower curtain goes inside the tub, it’s the side closest to the water. This will help keep the floor outside the tub dry.

  • Get the Trial, Not the Charge

    Use a gift card or an empty Visa prepaid card to sign up for free trials online. This way, you won’t have to worry about forgetting to cancel and being charged.

  • Candles Not Burning Evenly?

    Finally, here’s a tip from the 1800s – if your candle wax isn’t burning evenly, place a piece of tin foil over the unburned edge. This will help distribute the heat and melt the wax evenly.