An Apple contract worker lost her job with the company just a month after she posted a viral TikTok showing her working in the company’s offices, a report says.
Nylah Boone, a TikToker and tech worker, told The Verge she worked on a contract basis for Apple. In April, she posted a video showing her followers what it was like to be back working in the office, rather than remotely. There were more than 400,000 views; she said she uses her posts to educate Black women about careers in tech.
“My followers or people that would reach out to me or comment were like 80 percent Black women,” Boone told the Verge. “That was important to me to be able to connect with other Black women as well to encourage them, ‘You can work in this industry or work in this role.'”
Boone told The Verge she unexpectedly lost her job at Apple in May when her contract wasn’t renewed. She posted several …