Founded in 2015, Pinduoduo is without doubt the fastest growing tech company in the world. In merely five years, it has become the strongest rival of Alibaba Group in China. Huang Zheng, the founder, is now the 4th richest man in China, 24th in the world. Together with other Chinese tech giants like Alibaba, Tencent and ByteDance, they have become the dream destination for most Chinese coders. Recently, a bathroom problem might make jobseekers think twice before applying to Pinduoduo.
The Ministry of Commerce’s TikTok ban was originally scheduled to take effect on the 12th, and the Ministry of Commerce made this statement at the last minute, showing a change of position. The US Department of Commerce announced on Thursday (12th) that it will suspend the TikTok ban in compliance with the Penn State Court’s ruling on October 30.
A US district court judge issued a provisional order on Sunday night preventing the Department of Commerce’s ban against TikTok from taking effect. However, Judge Carl Nichols declined “at this time” to rule against another ban, due to take effect on November 12.
In order to prevent TikTok from being banned from operating in the United States, Reuters reported that ByteDance is currently preparing for TikTok to conduct a public offering in the United States. However, in addition to President Donald Trump’s approval, the transaction also needs to be approved by Beijing.
Anyone can be a creator of short videos and take center stage. In short videos, content is short and smart and fits comfortably in the fast paced life. Data shows that online advertising revenue of short-video platforms grew by 43% in 2019, compared to the average annual growth of 18% across platforms. Short videos rule the roost.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced that the video sharing app TikTok, owned by Chinese technology company, ByteDance, should be sold to a US firm or cease its operations in the US altogether. Trump gave the company a deadline of September 15 to comply.
Social media, in the recent era, has become the most influential technology. Billions of people around the globe, use different platforms of social media. However, most of the people use social media to kill their time. Only a small percentage use social media to make money, and you may be one of them. Yes, that’s true.
The sale of the American division of the social network TikTok may require the consent of the Chinese government. This was announced by the Professor at the University of international business and Economics in Beijing Cui Fang according to the Xinhua News Agency. Xinhua News Agency or New China News Agency is the official state-run press agency of the People’s Republic of China.
On August 22, a 15-year-old girl jumped off a 25-floor building in Sichuan and fell on her father, who was trying to catch her. Both passed away later in the hospital. According to a witness, the mother of the girl was in the elevator to the roof at that moment. For now, there are two speculations over the cause on the internet. One says that she didn’t want to take more piano classes and that the classroom is in fact in the same building, while the other claims that the girl had been depressed for a long time and she had a history of self-harm. Local police reported the case and pleaded for people to stop circulating related videos out of respect.
Donald Trump considers the popular TikTok app a threat to national security and has issued a decree blocking its operation. The Chinese company that owns the software intends to block the execution of the order through the courts. TikTok is a very popular Chinese audio and video communication application that also handles financial transactions.
Insiders revealed that Twitter intends to acquire TikTok’s US business. Two sources revealed to Reuters over the weekend that Twitter has contacted Douyin’s parent company, ByteDance. However, it is generally believed that technology giant Microsoft is still the buyer with the most opportunity.
TikTok has been in the news as of late. Russia went after TikTok due to pornographic content and inappropriate materials. China conducted inspections of the video streaming service last month, based on a formal complaint by Russia. TikTok is leaving Hong Kong this week as well.
After the entry into force of the controversial National Security Act, the leading US technology company, Microsoft, and the recently popular video software, Zoom, joined the ranks of other technology companies in refusing to cooperate with Hong Kong. Specifically, they would temporarily not comply with the government’s requests for personal data.
TikTok is by far the most popular app in India which has given many hidden artists a platform to showcase their talent. Launched in 2017, it is the most downloaded app in the country and currently, it is making headlines for all the obvious reasons. With more than 100 million active users, the app has taken everyone by storm. One of the widely popular names Akash Shivdarshan Singh has created his niche and is ruling the roaster with his out of the box content.
China conducted inspections of the video streaming services TikTok in June. It was based on a formal complaint by Russia. In 2019, Roskomnadzor conducted a compliance check pertaining to TikTok operating in Russia. To note, Russia tightened its legislation in 2018.
The Trump Tulsa campaign rally was touted by the president and his supporters as the zenith of all rallies as the country reopens following the onset of the coronavirus scourge. The Trump campaign team formally stated that it had received more than a million ticket requests for the rally.
Information has been released about suspicious activity by RT, Viber and Tik Tok. These applications were tracked by researchers Talal Haj Bakry and Tommy Musk. In order to do their research, these two researchers used the IOS developer’s standard tools to track the behavior of the most used messengers and clients of news services and social networks for iPhone and iPad.