• Trump says he'll act to ban TikTok in US as soon as Saturday

    10 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - President Donald Trump said he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns.
    Trump's comments came after published reports that the administration is planning to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok. There were also reports Friday that software giant Microsoft is in talks to buy the app.
    “As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States,” Trump told reporters Friday on Air Force One as he returned from Florida.
    Trump said he could use emergency...
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  • Trump says he will ban TikTok ‘immediately'

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump said he would ban Chinese-owned TikTok from the U.S. following concerns about data collection by the popular music-video app, escalating the administration's clash with China.
    “As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States,” the president told reporters Friday night. Asked when it would happen, he said: “Soon, immediately. I mean essentially immediately.” He added: “I will sign the document tomorrow.”
    Trump said he had the authority to ban the app, owned by ByteDance Ltd., one of China's biggest tech companies, a move he could make by...
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  • Trump Says He'll Ban TikTok As Soon As Saturday

    10 days ago - By Forbes

    “As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States,” Trump said while aboard Air Force One.
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  • Why the Trump administration may force TikTok's Chinese owner to sell it

    Why the Trump administration may force TikTok's Chinese owner to sell it

    10 days ago - By Stl Today

    The information-age cold war with China heated up a few degrees Friday. The battlefield du jour: TikTok, the goofy, wildly popular mobile phone app. Generation Z loves TikTok. President Trump has threatened to ban it. Secretary of State Michael R...
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  • Trump says he'll act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from US on security fears

    10 days ago - By Stl Today

    ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE - Trump says he'll act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from US on security fears.
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  • Trump told reporters on Air Force One he is banning TikTok from the US

    Trump told reporters on Air Force One he is banning TikTok from the US

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One on Friday that he is banning the Chinese-owned social media platform TikTok from the US.
    "As far as TikTok is concerned we're banning them from the United States," Trump told pool reporters on Friday, according to a pool report from the Los Angeles Times' David Cloud.
    Trump asserted he had the "authority" to do so "with an executive order or that," according to Cloud's pool report.
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    President Donald Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One on Friday that he is banning the...
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  • Trump told reporters he will use executive power to ban TikTok

    10 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    President Donald Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he will act as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok from the US, CNBC reported .
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  • Trump says he'll act to ban TikTok in US as soon as Saturday

    10 days ago - By Chron

    ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE - President Donald Trump says he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from the United States.
    Trump made the announcement to reporters Friday on Air Force One as he returned from Florida.
    “As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States,” Trump said.
    U.S. lawmakers have raised intelligence and privacy concerns about the company's ownership. The company has denied allegations that it shares user data with the Chinese government.
    The move comes as Trump has ratcheted up tensions with China during the...
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