• Q&A: What would a US ban on Chinese-owned app TikTok mean?

    10 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - President Donald Trump says he wants to take action to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns.
    The threat comes as Microsoft Corp. is in advanced talks to buy the Chinese app, owned by Bytedance Ltd., according to a person familiar with the discussions who spoke only on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity to the negotiations. Microsoft declined to comment.
    It's not clear whether Trump would accept a divestment as a concession. But there have been reports of U.S. tech giants and financial...
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  • China's ByteDance prepared to divest 100% of TikTok in US

    China's ByteDance prepared to divest 100% of TikTok in US

    10 days ago - By Stl Today

    China's ByteDance Ltd. is prepared to sell 100% of TikTok's U.S. operations as a way to head off a proposed ban on the music-video site by President Donald Trump, said two people with knowledge of the situation. Details of the...
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  • What's Going On With TikTok? Here's What We Know

    10 days ago - By NY Times

    President Trump is talking about banning the app. TikTok may also sell its U.S. operations. Let's sort through it all here.
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  • Is This The Real Reason Why Trump Wants To Ban TikTok?

    10 days ago - By Forbes

    The president and his advisors say TikTok is a national security threat. But maybe the ban is really about Trump's hurt feelings over his ruined rally in Tulsa.
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