President Trump is still trying to force through a ban on Chinese-owned TikTok in the United States.
At least 12 Google employees joined TikTok’s London unit in the past 12 months, according to data from professional networking site Linkedln. The Chinese-owned short video-sharing platform plans to recruit 700 more staff in the UK capital, as part of its expansion in Europe.
Reddit is looking to become the next firm to expand in the short-form video market dominated by Chinese-owned TikTok as the US firm said yesterday it will buy Dubsmash. Rivaling Snapchat rolled out Spotlight in November and Facebook launched Instagram Reels earlier this year.
Janet Yellen would oversee U.S. national security deal reviews if she becomes Treasury chief. Chinese-owned TikTok may be the first test and could show a more orderly but harder process, writes @GinaChon .
Australian intelligence agencies investigate Chinese-owned TikTok over security concerns