TikTok makes it positive: QAnon is prohibited on the platform

TikTok makes it positive: QAnon is prohibited on the platform

TikTok’s latest policy update prohibits accounts from posting QAnon content that spreads disinformation. Image: Caitlin O’Hara/Getty Images By Matt Binder2020-10-19 20:54:58 UTC QAnon is running out of major online platforms where it can spread its conspiracies. In a statement to NPR, the viral video app TikTok has confirmed that it bans accounts spreading QAnon disinformation. …

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Within the shadow of TikTok, China’s apps quietly hoover up downloads

Within the shadow of TikTok, China’s apps quietly hoover up downloads

In the shadow of TikTok, China’s apps quietly hoover up downloads By Beiyi SEOW Beijing (AFP) Oct 14, 2020 While SHEIN has its origins in China it is one of the biggest shopping apps in the United States, SHAREit has been banned in India despite being massively popular elsewhere, and Likee is chasing TikTok –…

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TikTok is World’s Most practical seemingly-Earning Non-Sport App Despite U.S. and India Headwinds

TikTok is World’s Most practical seemingly-Earning Non-Sport App Despite U.S. and India Headwinds

Despite losing India, a market that contributed a large part of its global downloads, and uncertainties over its fate in the U.S., ByteDance-owned short video app TikTok was still the world’s most downloaded and highest-earning non-game app in September.Last month, TikTok was downloaded more than 61.1 million times globally, representing a year-on-year increase of 2%, according to…

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India ban hits TikTok download numbers laborious globally

India ban hits TikTok download numbers laborious globally

Soon after TikTok was banned, over a dozen clones sprang up to fill the market void left by the app. SynopsisHowever, the growth in downloads slowed to a measly 2% in September over the same month last year, according to the data shared by app analytics firm Sensor Tower. Before the ban, TikTok downloads in…

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‘Endure in mind me?’: TikTok users claiming to be mistresses of Indonesia’s MPs threaten to instruct salacious affairs over controversial recent law

‘Endure in mind me?’: TikTok users claiming to be mistresses of Indonesia’s MPs threaten to instruct salacious affairs over controversial recent law

The resistance against Indonesia’s controversial new jobs creation law has played out on multiple fronts, including on the streets, where protests turned violent, and TikTok. Over the past couple of days, TikTok users — mostly female — claiming to be mistresses of Indonesia’s MPs posted videos of themselves with a thinly veiled threat that they…

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China says US TikTok, WeChat bans smash WTO rules

Business A man holding a phone walks past a sign of Chinese company ByteDance’s app TikTok at the International Artificial Products Expo in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, Oct 18, 2019. (File photo: Reuters/Stringer) 05 Oct 2020 10:40PM(Updated: 05 Oct 2020 11:53PM) GENEVA: China said at a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting that restrictions by the…

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News24.com | WATCH | TikTok units lofty purpose: 25 000 new US jobs

News24.com | WATCH | TikTok units lofty purpose: 25 000 new US jobs

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UPI News Quiz: TikTok, storm season, ‘PEN15’

UPI News Quiz: TikTok, storm season, ‘PEN15’

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News24.com | WATCH | US ban on TikTok may perchance within the reduction of it off from app stores

News24.com | WATCH | US ban on TikTok may perchance within the reduction of it off from app stores

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