PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 03:24 PM IST
The Trump administration wanted the Chinese firm, which owns the ubiquitous TikTok video-sharing platform, to get rid of assets.
Reuters | | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar, Singapore
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 04:15 PM IST
Already growing fast in Myanmar, TikTok saw a strong rise in downloads after the military banned Facebook last month. It is in the top 20 most downloaded apps in Myanmar, according to industry data.
AP | , San Francisco
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 06:41 AM IST
The federal lawsuit alleged that TikTok broke the Illinois biometric privacy law, which allows suits against companies that harvest consumer data without consent, including via facial and fingerprint scanning.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 08, 2021 06:04 AM IST
TikTok is also rolling out “live-streamed” shopping, a mobile phone version of television shopping channels, where users can buy goods with a few taps.
Reuters | , Milan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 08:57 PM IST
Prosecutors in Palermo are investigating that case, which has led to increased scrutiny of children's use of social media platforms.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 02:59 PM IST
The ruling came after a girl died of asphyxiation in Palermo, Sicily, in a case that has shocked Italy.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 13, 2021 04:08 PM IST
TikTok is also blocking users' ability to download videos created by those 15 or younger. This age group will also see direct messaging restricted and won't be able to host live streams.
Celebs react to Sonam Wangchuk’s appeal to boycott ‘Made in China’ products, including the TikTok app
Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2020 06:13 PM IST
Milind Soman, Arshad Warsi, Ranvir Shorey and Archana Puran Singh have come out in his support
Hindustan Times, | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 08:58 AM IST
The 31-year-old man, who has nearly five million followers on the TikTok app, uploaded videos of his threat as well as a “suicide note” on the video sharing app during the period in which the rescuers tried to persuade him to climb down. Once rescued, the man deleted the videos.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 15, 2019 01:25 AM IST
In a letter dated July 13, the SJM said India does not have any regulations to ensure that applications provided on the play store are monitored and illicit activity is prevented.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2019 11:45 AM IST
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said if the Madras High Court fails to decided on the plea of TikTok app then its ban order will stand vacated.