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Tiktok

Aug 27, 2020 22:21
The sale of TikTok is happening as the company is under fire from the administration of US President Donald Trump as a potential national security risk due to the vast amount of private data the app is compiling on US consumers. read more
Aug 27, 2020 14:26
TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer’s resignation follows President Donald Trump’s order to ban TikTok unless its parent company, ByteDance, sells its US operations to an American company within 90 days. read more
Aug 27, 2020 13:57
Founder Zhang Yiming’s letter was released after the company’s chief executive Kevin Mayer quit TikTok, which has been banned in India and accused by the Donald Trump administration of breaching US’s national security read more
Aug 27, 2020 06:37
Rhode Island Representative David Cicilline, who is leading a probe of the technology industry, told Bloomberg News on Wednesday that it’s the job of federal enforcement agencies to determine whether TikTok, which is owned by China-based ByteDance Ltd., promotes competition or compromises national security and said that the president shouldn’t insert himself into the outcome of those decisions. read more
Aug 25, 2020 18:15
Tone deaf TikTokers have been playing dress up, painting on burns and bruises over their bodies to recreate the emaciated Jews in the Third Reich’s concentration camps while they share how they ‘died’ in the Nazi camps. read more
Aug 24, 2020 22:18
TikTok said it is asking a judge to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban on the social media network, bringing a geopolitical fight over technology and trade into a U.S. courtroom in the run-up to the presidential election. read more
Aug 23, 2020 06:14
Trump made the TikTok ban order under a 1977 law that lets the US president declare a national emergency in response to an “unusual and extraordinary threat,” allowing him to block transactions and seize assets. read more
Aug 21, 2020 06:14
TikTok also banned some 1,300 accounts for breaking rules against hateful content or behavior, and deleted 64,000 comments on similar grounds, according to the video-snippet sharing sensation. read more
Aug 19, 2020 09:56
The remarks came after Oracle joined some of the investors of TikTok’s Chinese owner, ByteDance, in pursuing a bid for the short-video app’s operations in North America, Australia and New Zealand, Reuters reported. read more
Aug 18, 2020 09:59
Oracle was working with some US investors that already have a stake in ByteDance, including General Atlantic and Sequoia Capital, the newspaper reported, citing people briefed about the matter. read more
Aug 16, 2020 10:07
Trump has been piling pressure on Chinese-owned companies, such as by vowing to ban short-video app TikTok from the United States. read more
Aug 15, 2020 08:29
“There is credible evidence that leads me to believe that ByteDance ... might take action that threatens to impair the national security of the United States,” the United States President said in the order. read more
Aug 14, 2020 10:22
The employees’ legal challenge to Trump’s executive order will be separate from a pending lawsuit from the company that owns the app, though both will argue that the order is unconstitutional, said Mike Godwin, an internet policy lawyer representing the employees. read more
Aug 13, 2020 17:29
Both ByteDance Ltd.’s TikTok and Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat are living on borrowed time in the U.S. after President Donald Trump signed executive orders last week effectively banning the apps after 45 days. read more
Aug 12, 2020 16:05
A virtual meeting will likely take place as soon as this week though a date hasn’t been finalized, according to people familiar with preparations for the talks who asked not to be named. read more