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TikTok Axes Cryptocurrency Ads on its Platform

Chinese-owned music and video sharing social media network TikTok has cracked down on the advertisement of financial services on its platform. This blanket ban on the publishing of sponsored content related to finance includes investment services and cryptocurrencies, reports Markets...

TikTok Oracle Deal is reportedly ‘Shelved Indefinitely’

Last year, Tik Tok's parent company ByteDance and Oracle reached a “technical partnership” for the social media platform's US operations. The deal was expected to address the national security concerns surrounding TikTok, raised by the Trump Administration. But now, it would...

US Federal Court Delays TikTok Ban

TikTok has been awarded a life-line after a US federal court ruled to delay its impending ban. Earlier this year, US President Donald Trump said the popular Chinese video-sharing platform’s ability to handle user data as well as its relationship...

Oracle Reportedly Wins TikTok Bid

Oracle and ByteDance have reached a “technical partnership” for TikTok’s US operations, according to The Wall Street Journal. This, however, does not include the sale of the popular video-sharing app. A number of people familiar with the matter believe that...

ByteDance Rejects Microsoft’s TikTok Bid

Microsoft has confirmed that TikTok's parent company, ByteDance, has rejected its bid to acquire the video-sharing platform - the acquisition would allow Microsoft to own and operate the TikTok service in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The...

TikTok to Challenge Ban by Trump Administration

TikTok has announced that it will be taking legal action against US President Donald Trump and his administration in an attempt to challenge its imminent ban. The Chinese-owned app has been told by the administration to sell off US...

Oracle Reportedly in Competition with Microsoft Over TikTok

Oracle has emerged as a potential buyer of TikTok according to a report by the Financial Times. Sources told FT that the US tech company was already in "preliminary talks with TikTok owner Bytedance, and was working with a...

Trump Considers Banning Chinese-Owned Alibaba

The US has put a number of Chinese-owned companies under intense scrutiny over the last few months. Most recently, President Trump made it very clear that the US is looking at banning the popular video-sharing app, Tiktok, over user-privacy...

US Companies Urge Employees to Delete TikTok

Wells Fargo has urged employees to uninstall the popular Chinese video-sharing app, TikTok, from their company devices over privacy concerns. “We have identified a small number of Wells Fargo employees with corporate-owned devices who had installed the TikTok application on...

India Bans TikTok and Other Chinese Apps Amid Border Tensions

Popular Chinese video and music app TikTok has been banned in India, along with 58 other apps - most of which are Chinese. This comes as tensions between the two countries continue to rise. Developed by Chinese company Bytedance, TikTok...
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Ericsson & MTN Collaborate for Digital Skills & Sustainability

Ericsson and MTN Group have unveiled a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2024 in...
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