Although he and Evans are currently at work on some television projects they can’t officially discuss, they’ve spent the past year venturing out more from behind the keyboard. Since March of 2017, they’ve been hosting and writing for the UCB sketch show Atlantic City, which also features Tarver, Sodaro, and guests like SNL’s Kyle Mooney and Ego Nwodim; but when Tarver had to go out of town to shoot The Other Two last year, Ciarelli and Evans stepped into the spotlight. In addition to their hosting duties, they started filming themselves in videos to air during the show. … [Read more...] about These two comedians are DESTROYING internet culture—and it’s hilarious
But Spiegel has never let outsiders influence his approach to Snapchat too much. When Jon Steinberg, CEO of live-streaming service Cheddar, once emailed Spiegel to suggest a design fix to a part of the app he found confusing, Spiegel rejected his advice outright. It’s not that Spiegel didn’t trust Steinberg, who was then running a major Snapchat media partner; it’s that Steinberg, in his late 30s, wasn’t Snapchat’s core audience. “People will figure it out,” Spiegel emailed back of the app’s interface, according to Steinberg. “You’re not really the target.” … [Read more...] about Can Snapchat’s Redesign Give It Facebook Appeal?
Shares of Tesla surged 9% to a record high on Monday. They need to rise another 6% to put Tesla's stock market value at $100 billion and then be sustained at that level for both a one-month and six-month average in order to trigger the vesting of the first of 12 tranches of options granted to Musk to buy Tesla stock. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk nears record $346 million pay package as Tesla stocks soars
In “Resistance Grifters,” LA-based comedy writers Ciarelli and Evans nail everything that make the Krassensteins–and those of their ilk–such worthy targets for satire. They mock the duo’s ill-informed expertise, juvenile fantasia, reliance on homophobia as a means to take Trump down a peg, and ultimately the nagging impression that there’s no there there–that the Krassensteins would be just as comfortable swapping ideological sides if they thought there was more money in it. … [Read more...] about This hilarious parody of the notorious #Resistance anti-Trump Krassenstein brothers is brutally accurate
Importantly, the now-popular “tipping point” concept suggests that small changes can make a big difference. In our model, the difference between those who succeed and fail may be virtually indistinguishable regarding learning styles and productivity. Water at -10 degrees C and 10 degrees C has negligibly different temperatures but one is solid and the other fluid. Of two equally promising and lucky entrepreneurs, one may enjoy a wildly successful IPO while the other does not. … [Read more...] about Science reveals the tipping point between success and failure