Tag: TikTok

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Trump Wants $5 Billion From TikTok Deal, Regret Not Asking For More

ICT News- Sep 21, 2020

Trump Wants $5 Billion From TikTok Deal, Regret Not Asking For More

The president wants to raise $5 billion for an education fund from the TikTok deal. However, it isn’t clear who will pay such a huge amount of money

YouTube Launches TikTok-Clone Shorts In India, Taking Advantage Of The Ban On Chinese Apps

ICT News- Sep 17, 2020

YouTube Launches TikTok-Clone Shorts In India, Taking Advantage Of The Ban On Chinese Apps

On Monday, YouTube announced Shorts, a video feature that aims to be the direct competitor of TikTok

China Issues New Restrictions That Prevent TikTok From Being Sold To The US

ICT News- Sep 01, 2020

China Issues New Restrictions That Prevent TikTok From Being Sold To The US

Last Friday, Beijing issued restrictions on tech exports, which require companies to obtain government approval. The process could take 30 days to complete.

Xiaomi CEO Sold Products On A Livestream For 2 Hours, Earned $30 Million In Revenue, Breaking Records

ICT News- Aug 19, 2020

Xiaomi CEO Sold Products On A Livestream For 2 Hours, Earned $30 Million In Revenue, Breaking Records

The livestream lasted for 2 hours, got more than 50 million real-time viewers, and helped Xiaomi earn $30 million (Rs 22.37 crore).

TikTok Created A Twitter Account To Fight Misinformation Around Its App

ICT News- Aug 18, 2020

TikTok Created A Twitter Account To Fight Misinformation Around Its App

TikTok has created an information hub along with a Twitter account among attempts to tackle misinformation and rumors about the app in real-time.

TikTok Will Sue Trump Administration Over The Ban On Its Operation In The U.S

ICT News- Aug 10, 2020

TikTok Will Sue Trump Administration Over The Ban On Its Operation In The U.S

If the executive order takes effect, sending software updates will be impossible, meaning TikTok will become unmanageable on mobile devices

Twitter Is Reportedly In Talks To Acquire TikTok's Business In The U.S

ICT News- Aug 10, 2020

Twitter Is Reportedly In Talks To Acquire TikTok's Business In The U.S

In order to seal the deal, Twitter may have to raise capital since its market capitalization is roughly the same as TikTok’s, standing at around $29 billion

Instagram Launches Reels In India And The U.S, Taking Advantage Of The Recent Ban On The Chinese App

ICT News- Aug 06, 2020

Instagram Launches Reels In India And The U.S, Taking Advantage Of The Recent Ban On The Chinese App

Reels, Instagram’s effort to take on TikTok was officially launched yesterday. The new feature has been made available in 50 nations around the globe

Trump Wants A Large Cut Of TikTok Sale Price, Chinese Media Called This An Open Robbery

ICT News- Aug 05, 2020

Trump Wants A Large Cut Of TikTok Sale Price, Chinese Media Called This An Open Robbery

China’s state media immediately expressed their fury after news of Trump’s wish to take a cut of TikTok sale for the US Treasury price broke out on Monday

Chinese Netizens Call TikTok CEO A Traitor For Selling The App To An American Company

ICT News- Aug 04, 2020

Chinese Netizens Call TikTok CEO A Traitor For Selling The App To An American Company

When news of its deal with Microsoft broke out, Chinese netizens went as far as calling TikTok CEO a traitor for yielding to U.S terms

President Trump Gives TikTok 45 Days To Finalize Acquisition Deal With Microsoft

ICT News- Aug 03, 2020

President Trump Gives TikTok 45 Days To Finalize Acquisition Deal With Microsoft

On Sunday, Microsoft confirmed its intention to acquire TikTok’s operation in the US. Talks are said to be concluded on September 15

US Investors To Buy TikTok As Chinese Founder Is Trying To Save The App

ICT News- Jul 24, 2020

US Investors To Buy TikTok As Chinese Founder Is Trying To Save The App

As TikTok is facing another ban in the US, investors in the country are considering buying the platform to cut the ties from its parent company.