Senate Votes to Ban TikTok Use on Government Devices
Influencers - Online

The Senate unanimously approved legislation that would ban the use of TikTok on government phones and devices as part of the push to combat security concerns related to the Chinese-owned social media ...

The Hill
December 15, 2022

TikTok to Partner with TalkShopLive for U.S. Live Shopping
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Online - Retail - Tech

TikTok is due to enter a partnership with Los Angeles-based TalkShopLive to launch its live shopping platform in North America by outsourcing its operation, the Financial Times reported on Saturday ci...

October 3, 2022

Parent Company of TikTok, ByteDance, Launches Fragrance Brand
Health & Beauty

ByteDance, the parent company of Tiktok and its Chinese version, Douyin, has launched its own fragrance brand. The Emotif line of perfumes, developed by a ByteDance subsidiary, is said to be testing ...

The Business of Fashion
January 26, 2022

Snap Poaches Pair of TikTok Execs
Influencers - Tech

Snap, as part of staffing up teams for its TikTok-like Snapchat Spotlight user-generated content initiative, has hired two executives from ByteDance's TikTok: Sam Corrao Clanon and Varshini Satish. C...

June 8, 2021

TikTok Begins Testing In-App Shopping
Fashion - Online - Retail - Tech

TikTok’s dream of becoming a shopping destination appears to be taking a major step forward: On Thursday, reports began circulating that ByteDance’s social video app is testing e-commerce features...

May 13, 2021

The Inside Story Of TikTok’s Tumultuous Rise
Influencers - Online - Tech

At the end of 2019, TikTok’s top executives decided to contend with a pressing question: With the U.S. presidential election fast approaching, what would they do with political content on their newl...

May 6, 2021

TikTok owner ByteDance launches payments in China as it pushes...
Finance - Online

ByteDance has launched a new payment service within Douyin, the Chinese version of short-video sharing app TikTok. Douyin users can choose Douyin Pay to make purchases within the short-video app. Cre...

January 20, 2021

Will TikTok Ever Actually Be Banned in the U.S.?
Online - Tech

TikTok's status in the United States remains uncertain. Recently, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) granted parent company ByteDance yet another extension to find a buye...

December 7, 2020

ByteDance gets 15-day extension from U.S. order to divest TikT...
Online - Streaming - Tech

The Trump administration granted ByteDance a 15-day extension of a divestiture order that directed the Chinese company to sell the short video sharing app TikTok by Thursday, the company said in a cou...

November 13, 2020

TikTok says the Trump administration has forgotten about tryin...

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The Verge
November 11, 2020

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Notches 1.3B TikTok Views With Hashtag C...
CPG - Online - Top Shelf

Cinnamon Toast Crunch's #CTCVoiceBox challenge has generated massive viewership on TikTok, the likely result of enlisting popular singers like Jason Derulo and Bebe Rexha, who have millions of followe...

Mobile Marketer
October 5, 2020

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