Biden drops plan to ban Chinese-owned apps TikTok, WeChat
President Joe Biden has revoked executive orders from his predecessor Donald Trump seeking to ban Chinese-owned apps TikTok and WeChat from US markets on national security concerns, a move which received a cautious welcome from Beijing.
Ed Sheeran To Unveil New Song At The TikTok UEFA 2020 Show
Ed Sheeran announced today with help from sporting icon David Beckham, that he will be performing at TikTok's UEFA EURO 2020 Show. Available only from Ed's TikTok channel @edsheeran, the special gig will be staged at his home ground of Portman Road, Ipswich Town on Friday 25th June. The TikTok UEFA EURO 2020 Show will…
Tycoon boss of TikTok parent to leave post to 'read and daydream'
The boss of the Chinese company behind viral video platform TikTok said Thursday he will leave the role because he lacks managerial skills and preferred "reading and daydreaming" to running the tech giant.
Woman Stages Fake Wedding To Get Back At Ex-Boyfriend
A German woman revealed on social media that she faked her own wedding and even hired a groom, in a desperate attempt to get back at her ex-boyfriend. Sarah Vilard, 24, from Frankfurt, Germany, split from her ex-boyfriend in 2019. Three months after their split, Sarah pulled out all the stops for an elaborate wedding…
YouTube brings TikTok-style 'Shorts' to United States
YouTube on Thursday started rolling out an early version of its Shorts quick-clip feature in the United States, ramping up its challenge to TikTok.
TikTok celebrates extraordinary female community
To celebrate the International Women’s Day, TikTok community has launched #WomenofNow – a month-long hashtag challenge to inspire and celebrate the diverse and inclusive female community on TikTok. The incredible community is made up of women who are leading the way in various spheres including fashion, sport, education, media, arts and culture, tech and more.…
Lil Nas X Chronicles His Life Story On TikTok
Lil Nas X has never shied away from being honest about his rapid rise to fame, and like any comedian, he often uses humour to cope with the hardships he's endured throughout his life. He took to TikTok to talk about his journey and his rise to fame. He revealed the struggles he overcame in…
Biden team asks court to pause move to ban TikTok in US
President Joe Biden's administration has asked a US federal court to pause proceedings aimed at banning TikTok to allow for a fresh review of the national security threat from the popular Chinese-owned video app.
Italy quizzes Facebook after TikTok child death row
Italy's privacy watchdog said Wednesday it was probing how minors access Facebook and Instagram, after taking action against TikTok following the death of a 10-year-old girl.