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ProBeat: Microsoft wants TikTok for the same reason the U.S. fears China

ProBeat: Microsoft wants TikTok for the same reason the U.S. fears China

6 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Why is ByteDance's TikTok the target? Because AI, data, and power. That's what Microsoft wants and the U.S. wants to take away.
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Trump plans TikTok, WeChat ban, declares apps “national emergency”

Trump plans TikTok, WeChat ban, declares apps “national emergency”

7 hours ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge / If the Trump administration has its way, these logos will be scarce inside the US in a few weeks. (credit: Ivan Abreu | Bloomberg | Getty Images ) The White House's...
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TikTok threatens legal challenge to Trump's latest executive order

TikTok threatens legal challenge to Trump's latest executive order

12 hours ago   |   9to5Mac   |   3 articles

The Trump administration's crackdown on Chinese apps was further escalated yesterday with an executive order banning transactions with Tencent and TikTok owner ByteDance. That...
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Trump Signs Executive Orders to Ban US Transactions With Chinese Companies ByteDance and Tencent

Trump Signs Executive Orders to Ban US Transactions With Chinese Companies ByteDance and Tencent

14 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   3 articles

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed two executive orders that would officially ban any U.S. transactions with the Chinese companies that own TikTok and WeChat, in an...
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A WeChat ban could be fatal for Apple and the iPhone in China

A WeChat ban could be fatal for Apple and the iPhone in China

14 hours ago   |   iMore   |   3 articles

Without the sideloading luxury of Android, an iPhone without WeChat in China would be useless. Overnight, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order prohibiting any...
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Microsoft Interested In Global Takeover Of TikTok: Report

Microsoft Interested In Global Takeover Of TikTok: Report

14 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Microsoft announced on Sunday that it is in negotiations with ByteDance to acquire TikTok in the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. However, that pursuit seems...
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Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

17 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump banned U.S. transactions with China's ByteDance, owner of video-sharing app TikTok, and Tencent, operator of messenger app WeChat.,
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Trump signs executive order to ban transactions with Chinese companies ByteDance and Tencent

Trump signs executive order to ban transactions with Chinese companies ByteDance and Tencent

21 hours ago   |   9to5Mac   |   3 articles

Following this week's announcement that TikTok and other Chinese apps like WeChat would be banned from the United States, President Donald Trump today signed an executive order...
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TikTok deal tests Microsoft's decades of China experience

TikTok deal tests Microsoft's decades of China experience

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge More than two decades of efforts by Microsoft to put down roots in China may soon bring a partial pay-off, if it succeeds in steering through the purchase of TikTok's...
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Instagram launches Reels, a replacement for TikTok

Instagram launches Reels, a replacement for TikTok

2 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

Short-form video app TikTok has 41 days to complete a deal with Microsoft or any other U.S. company or else President Donald Trump has said that he will ban the app in the U.S...
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