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TikTok goes down, prompting speculation that it's been banned

Users in North America and Europe reported that the popular video-sharing social network TikTok went down after 2pm ET, according to Downdetector and multiple complaints on Twitter. Read Full Article at RT.com

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11:53am PDT - July 9th, 2020

TikTok deleted 49 million 'rule-breaking' videos

A quarter of the deleted videos contained adult nudity or sexual acts.

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8:55am PDT - July 9th, 2020

Chinese gay dating app BlueCity focused on Asia after IPO - Reuters India

China's biggest gay dating app's owner BlueCity is focused on expanding in Asia, its founder said on Wednesday after it made its Nasdaq debut despite a U.S. securities regulator warning against investments in Chinese firms.

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9:59am PDT - July 8th, 2020

INTERVIEW-Chinese gay dating app BlueCity focused on Asia after IPO - Reuters

China's biggest gay dating app's owner BlueCity is focused on expanding in Asia, its founder said on Wednesday after it made its Nasdaq debut despite a U.S. securities regulator warning against investments in Chinese firms.

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7:52am PDT - July 8th, 2020

The tech industry comes to grips with Hong Kong’s national security law

Scott Salandy-Defour used to make frequent stops at a battery manufacturer in southern China for his energy startup based in Hong Kong. The appeal of Hong Kong, he said, is its adjacency to the plentiful electronics suppliers in the Pearl River Delta, as well…

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3:52am PDT - July 8th, 2020

India has banned it, the US may be next. Is time up for TikTok in Australia?

Lawmakers here and abroad are worried about the influence of the increasingly popular Chinese-owned company.

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9:20pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

US looking at banning Chinese social media app TikTok as security threat: Pompeo

TikTok says it has never provided user data to the Chinese government.

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8:33am PDT - July 7th, 2020

TikTok: Chinese app may be banned in US, says Pompeo

US Secretary of State hints that Chinese apps - like TikTok - could be targeted.

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4:57am PDT - July 7th, 2020

US 'looking into' banning TikTok and other Chinese apps, Pompeo says

Mike Pompeo said users were putting their data 'in the hands of the Chinese Communist Party'

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12:54am PDT - July 7th, 2020

After India, the US is ‘looking at’ banning TikTok and other Chinese apps

TikTok has been one of the most controversial apps in the past couple of weeks, and its woes don’t seem to be over. After getting booted from in India, the company might now face a ban in the US. In an interview with Fox News, the Secretary of State, Mike Pom…

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12:43am PDT - July 7th, 2020

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

On Monday night, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News that the United States is "certainly looking at" banning TikTok over concerns that it could be used by the Beijing government as a surveillance and propaganda tool. The potential ban would deal ano…

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11:12pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

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

On Monday night, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News that the United States is "certainly looking at" banning TikTok over concerns that it could be used by the Beijing government as a surveillance and propaganda tool. The potential ban would deal ano…

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11:12pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

Why India banned 59 apps including the wildly popular TikTok over a geopolitical dispute with China

  • India banned 59 Chinese-owned apps on June 29, including TikTok.
  • The ban follows a border skirmish between India and China in the disputed territory of Ladakh on June 15, and escalates geopolitical tensions between the two countries.
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    11:01pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

TikTok distances from Beijing in response to India app ban - Reuters India

Social media app TikTok distanced itself from Beijing after India banned 59 Chinese apps in the country, according to a correspondence seen by Reuters.

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1:05pm PDT - July 3rd, 2020

TikTok distances from Beijing in response to India app ban - Reuters

China-owned social media app TikTok distanced itself from Beijing after India banned 59 Chinese apps in the country, according to a correspondence seen by Reuters.

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12:18pm PDT - July 3rd, 2020

DuckDuckGo search engine blocked by many ISPs in India

DuckDuckGo, the privacy-focused search engine, has been blocked in India by many ISPS for unknown reasons.

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2:04am PDT - July 3rd, 2020

Facebook’s first TikTok clone failed, so it tries for another

Facebook this week revealed it’s shutting down two of its experimental apps, one of which is its first ever TikTok clone. But don’t worry, Facebook‘s not giving up its usual tricks — it has another TikTok clone waiting in the wings. Specifically, the two apps…

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4:09pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

TikTok stars get lakhs of new followers on Instagram

TikTok stars get lakhs of new followers on InstagramInstagram seems to be the most obvious migration platform for the followers of these TikTok stars as they already had existing accounts on the app. Popular young stars like Jannat Zubair Rahmani and Sayyed A…

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6:37am PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Not going to legally challenge the ban: TikTok

Not going to legally challenge the ban: TikTok""We are committed to working with the government to address its concerns. We comply with the laws and regulations of the Government of India. Ensuring the data sovereignty, security and privacy of our users has a…

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5:01am PDT - July 2nd, 2020

India PM Modi shuts Weibo account amid border tensions with China

Narendra Modi deletes account on Chinese social media platform as tensions with China simmer over border clash.

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1:38am PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Google and Apple boot 59 banned Chinese apps in India from their app stores

Two days after India banned 59 Chinese apps over security and privacy concerns, these apps are removed from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. These apps included some major names such as TikTok, WeChat, UC Browser, and SHAREit. Just after the ban…

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11:02pm PDT - July 1st, 2020

Pompeo welcomes India's decision to ban Chinese apps

Pompeo welcomes India's decision to ban Chinese appsIndia on Monday banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including the hugely popular TikTok and UC Browser, for engaging in "activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of Indi…

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10:05am PDT - July 1st, 2020

Chinese app ban opens field for Vokal, Trell

Chinese app ban opens field for Vokal, TrellOver the last two years, Chinese companies such as TikTok, Likee, Club Factory and SheIn, had made deep inroads into India's fast-growing digital content-guzzling populace, often outpacing local counterparts in the …

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7:16pm PDT - June 30th, 2020

Smartphone Apps Are Now a Weapon in International Disputes

India bans 59 Chinese apps weeks after border skirmishes killed 20 Indian soldiers. Russia and Brazil have previously blocked apps for their own reasons.

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4:00am PDT - June 30th, 2020

Ban on Chinese apps surprises India content makers

The Indian government says it has banned 59 apps with links to China on national security grounds.

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1:46am PDT - June 30th, 2020