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Pompeo says U.S. may take action against TikTok and other Chinese tech companies “shortly”

August 3, 2020 0

Days after President Donald Trump announced he could use an executive order to ban TikTok from the United States, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said

ByteDance and Microsoft deal for TikTok to stay in the U.S. waits for White House ruling

August 2, 2020 0

Update 8/1 1:30PM PT: The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the deal ByteDance and Microsoft were pitching as a way to keep TikTok running as

ByteDance and Microsoft deal for TikTok to stay in the U.S. waits for White House ruling

August 2, 2020 0

Update 8/1 1:30PM PT: The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the deal ByteDance and Microsoft were pitching as a way to keep TikTok running as

TikTok says it’s “not planning on going anywhere” in response to pending U.S. ban

August 2, 2020 0

TikTok’s U.S. General Manager Vanessa Pappas has posted a video message to the platform that appears to be a response to reports from Friday that

TikTok says it’s “not planning on going anywhere” in response to pending U.S. ban

August 2, 2020 0

TikTok’s U.S. General Manager Vanessa Pappas has posted a video message to the platform that appears to be a response to reports from Friday that

As threats to the company mount, TikTok pushes back

August 2, 2020 0

As TikTok’s existential rollercoaster ride continues to rattle on, the company is trying to sway regulators and the public with a flood of dollars and

After India and US, Japan looks to ban TikTok and other Chinese apps

July 29, 2020 0

A group of Japanese lawmakers is seeking to restrict the use of TikTok and other apps developed by Chinese firms, following in the footstep of

TikTok faces ban in the US; pulls out of Hong Kong

July 7, 2020 0

The world’s most popular short video app continues to be in the crosshairs of politicians globally. On Monday night, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told

China Roundup: Huawei targets cars, ByteDance enters Tencent’s backyard

June 22, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in

ByteDance to shut down Vigo apps in India

June 15, 2020 0

Chinese internet giant ByteDance has announced plans to discontinue two of its apps in India, its biggest overseas market, and urged users to move to