Chinese founded Social Media Website booming in the USA.
TikTok is the next Chinese product the U.S. could shoot down
Democrats and Republicans agree: Social media app TikTok is a privacy and security issue
Members of Congress sign up for TikTok, despite security concerns
At least 32 members of Congress — all Democrats and one independent — as of early January had TikTok accounts, according to a review by...Read More
China’s Government to Take Golden Shares in Alibaba, Tencent
Beijing has already taken a golden share in Tiktok-parent Bytedance and Kuaishou.
US Intelligence Chief Issues Warning About TikTok
Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines issued a warning to parents about the risks to children posed by social media app TikTok, which is owned...Read More
On TikTok, Chinese State Media Pushes Divisive Videos About U.S. Politicians
This is the first report of a Chinese state media entity using TikTok to influence U.S. audiences’ opinions about U.S. politics.
FCC commissioner discusses TikTok’s security threat to U.S.
FBI Director Christopher Wray testified on Capitol Hill about TikTok’s security threats to the U.S., and said he is “extremely concerned” about the possible influence...Read More
Marco Rubio Called For TikTok Ban
Senator Marco Rubio (R-Florida) was joined by U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher (R-Wisconsin) on Thursday in calling for a national ban on TikTok, the Chinese-owned social...Read More
TikTok makes clear European data can be accessed by China-based employees
US policymakers have grown increasingly vocal about concerns the Chinese government could pressure TikTok or its parent company, ByteDance, to hand over users’ personal data...Read More