Donald Trump ordered ByteDance last month to divest TikTok amid US concerns that the personal data of as many as 100 million Americans who use the app could be passed on to the Chinese government.
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Kevin Mayer told employees at TikTok and ByteDance, which controls the app, of his decision to leave on Thursday, people briefed about the matter said.
US President Donald Trump recently ordered ByteDance to divest the US operations of the video app within 90 days
The test is focused on content that’s published publicly to Snapchat Discover, not your friends’ private Stories.
TikTok headquarters may be moved out of China as part of a corporate restructuring planned by owner ByteDance
Roposo has recorded over 80 million downloads on Android and is expected to hit the 100 million mark this week.
On June 29, India banned 59 apps with Chinese links for engaging in "activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order"
These apps were banned under Section 69A of IT act under Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking of Access of Information by Public, Rules 2009
When TikTok was banned last year, people who had the app pre-installed on their devices could still use it. However, it won't be the same this time around.
In a statement, the company said, “Tiktok continues to comply with all data privacy and security requirements under India law and has not shared any information of users under India law with any foreign government, including Chinese government.”
Among the apps, Tik Tok, Club Factory, Xiaomi, Cam Scanner, UC Browser are expected to be the worst-hit because of high user volume.
Apps that promote anti-China sentiment are gaining popularity in India, with the Remove China Apps recently raking up 5 million downloads.
A student of IIT Roorkee has developed the Mitron app which works exactly the same way as its Chinese rival TikTok.
Mayer, 58, will also serve as chief operating officer of ByteDance, the Chinese conglomerate that owns TikTok
Outside China, India is TikTok’s largest market, which accounts for over 30.3 percent or 611 million app downloads
In a report, Check Point Research listed and detailed the multiple vulnerabilities that its research teams discovered within the application.
M Saraswathy gets in a conversation with Moneycontrol's Vaibhavi Khanwalkar to find how this affect the app's parent company ByteDance.
The Madras High Court had on April 3 directed the Centre to ban mobile application 'TikTok' as it voiced concern that "pornographic and inappropriate content" were made available through such apps.