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Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22bn Microsoft deal

Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22bn Microsoft deal

Microsoft’s potential takeover of the social media sensation TikTok was thrown into doubt this weekend after Donald Trump said he would ban the app from Americ [...] Read full article: Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22...→

Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22bn Microsoft deal

Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22bn Microsoft deal

Microsoft’s potential takeover of the social media sensation TikTok was thrown into doubt this weekend after Donald Trump said he would ban the app from Americ [...] Read full article: Trump’s TikTok ban threat could kill £22...→

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TIKTOK could sue the US Government as soon as Tuesday in a desperate bid to avoid being banned. The lawsuit would challenge President Donald Trump’s executive [...] Read full article: TikTok could sue the USA this week as Ch...→

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

The FT's Kiran Stacey analyses Microsoft's potential purchase of the video app TikTok, after US president Donald Trump issued executive orders targeting Chines [...] Read full article: Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-...→

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

It’s safe to say US president Donald Trump is not a fan of China and its tech companies.  Just this week, Trump signed an executive order to ban transactions w [...] Read full article: What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump...→

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

FRANCE could be the next country to be axed from the UKs travel corridor list as cases in parts of the country see a rapid spike in COVID-19 cases. Chancellor [...] Read full article: France warning: Travel ban threat - Rish...→

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has issued an executive order that would ban any US transactions with the parent company of TikTok, saying the US must take "aggressi [...] Read full article: TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order ...→

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban US residents from doing business with TikTok in just 45 days.... The US president claims the popular Beijing- [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump ...→

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft is exploring the possibility of buying TikTok’s entire global business as part of talks about a deal with the parent company of the popular video-sha [...] Read full article: Microsoft exploring global deal for TikT...→

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Three US social media sites censured president Donald Trump’s claims that children were “virtually immune” to Covid-19, with Facebook calling the president’s p [...] Read full article: Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel'...→

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

ONE OF THE biggest threats to Windows PCs is other machines on the same network running out-of-support versions of the Microsoft operating system, according to [...] Read full article: The ultimate Windows threat could be fro...→

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

The founder claimed Donald Trump wanted a 'ban or even more', rather than a sale to a US company, such as Microsoft Read full article: TikTok founder says Trump is trying to k...→

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

The owner of TikTok has moved to quell a potential boycott of its Chinese apps, suggesting that critics of the forced sale of the video platform’s American arm [...] Read full article: TikTok owner hits back at critics who sa...→

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

TWITTER and TikTok have held preliminary talks to potentially join forces in a negotiation which would fly in the face of Trump’s ban order. The Chinese-owned [...] Read full article: Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks...→

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American companies are facing a backlash in China after President Trump ordered a ban on working with TikTok and WeChat, the popular Chinese-owned apps.In an e [...] Read full article: American giants braced for TikTok ban ba...→

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump signed executive orders banning TikTok and the social-media app WeChat today, escalating the crackdown on Chinese-developed technolog [...] Read full article: Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdow...→

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

TIKTOK stars have hit out against the United States plan to ban the video-sharing app and other Chinese apps amid concerns they pose a national security threat [...] Read full article: Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Ch...→

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Donald Trump has signed sweeping executive orders banning American business with TikTok and WeChat within a 45-day deadline, saying the two companies “threaten [...] Read full article: Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Jo...→

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

Good morning. The FTSE 100 is set to slide as the open as trade tensions between the US and China escalated overnight.... It came as President Donald Trump mov [...] Read full article: FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to b...→

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

US President Donald Trump has ordered an unspecified ban on "transactions" with the Chinese owners of apps TikTok and WeChat. The wording of the orders - which [...] Read full article: Trump signs executive order to ban 'tran...→

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump on Thursday night signed the order titled 'Addressing the Threat Posed by TikTok', which bars any transaction with TikTok parent ByteDance after 45 days [...] Read full article: Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete p...→

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Beginning in 45 days, any US transaction with parent company ByteDance will be banned. Read full article: Trump signs order to address 'threat' of...→

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

MICROSOFT wants to buy TikTok’s entire global operation, a new report claims. It would mean Microsoft snapping up the app in the UK, Europe and India – as well [...] Read full article: Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' –...→

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

MICROSOFT could strike a $30billion deal to buy TikTok in a matter of days, insiders claim. The tech giant is currently racing against a September deadline to [...] Read full article: Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTo...→

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TIKTOK is set to open its first data centre in Europe after President Donald Trump announced he would ban the Chinese app in the US. Read full article: TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend ...→

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

MILLIONS of TikTok fans have found out when the hugely popular social media app could stop working on their smartphone. Read full article: TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok wil...→

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

The social media company has been caught between the tensions between the US and China. Read full article: TikTok founder defends potential Microso...→

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has called TikTok a “hot brand” as Microsoft considers buying out the Chinese app. But he warned that any potential deal would need to r [...] Read full article: Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and dem...→

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok is prepared to file a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration as early as Tuesday in the US District Court for the Southern District of Califor [...] Read full article: TikTok will sue Trump over executive ord...→

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The digital age has created giants of commerce. TikTok, a video-sharing app, is among the youngest. The company started in 2016 and its app has been downloaded [...] Read full article: The Times view on Bytedance, China and T...→

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

A new report reveals the changes film-makers make in order to appease China – without even being asked. Would James Bond stand for this? Read full article: As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood ke...→

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

President Trump has banned US companies from working with two Chinese apps in another big escalation of the dispute between the two countries.The president has [...] Read full article: Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat...→

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

Events across the Pond are set to dominate trading today, as US president Donald Trump pumps up the pressure on China, and keeps a keen eye on unemployment lev [...] Read full article: FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders ...→

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

A surge in Uber’s food delivery business was unable to offset a 75 per cent drop in global ride-sharing, Quicken Loans stock jumped 20 per cent in its first da [...] Read full article: Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing c...→

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

'The United States must take aggressive action against the owners of TikTok to protect our national security,' the order said Read full article: Donald Trump bans all US dealings with C...→

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok is set to be banned in the United States in 45 days as President Trump has signed an executive order deeming the popular app a “national security threat [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as ...→

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order officially banning TikTok as tensions with China hit boiling point Read full article: Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as ...→

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Satya Nadella has just a few weeks to seal a deal that’s anything but straightforward. By the middle of next month, Microsoft’s chief executive must tie up man [...] Read full article: Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble ...→

Trump accused of

Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" over demands for cut of TikTok sale

DONALD TRUMP was accused of “mafia-like” behaviour today after saying that his government should get a cut from the sale of TikTok’s US unit if it is bought by [...] Read full article: Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" ...→

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

The app’s power to allow smaller artists to be seen and heard is changing the world of dance, music and fashion for the better Read full article: Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to cele...→

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TIKTOK could sue the US Government as soon as Tuesday in a desperate bid to avoid being banned. The lawsuit would challenge President Donald Trump’s executive [...] Read full article: TikTok could sue the USA this week as Ch...→

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok is prepared to file a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration as early as Tuesday in the US District Court for the Southern District of Califor [...] Read full article: TikTok will sue Trump over executive ord...→

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American companies are facing a backlash in China after President Trump ordered a ban on working with TikTok and WeChat, the popular Chinese-owned apps.In an e [...] Read full article: American giants braced for TikTok ban ba...→

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

The FT's Kiran Stacey analyses Microsoft's potential purchase of the video app TikTok, after US president Donald Trump issued executive orders targeting Chines [...] Read full article: Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-...→

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

A new report reveals the changes film-makers make in order to appease China – without even being asked. Would James Bond stand for this? Read full article: As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood ke...→

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

TIKTOK stars have hit out against the United States plan to ban the video-sharing app and other Chinese apps amid concerns they pose a national security threat [...] Read full article: Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Ch...→

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

It’s safe to say US president Donald Trump is not a fan of China and its tech companies.  Just this week, Trump signed an executive order to ban transactions w [...] Read full article: What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump...→

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

President Trump has banned US companies from working with two Chinese apps in another big escalation of the dispute between the two countries.The president has [...] Read full article: Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat...→

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

Good morning. The FTSE 100 is set to slide as the open as trade tensions between the US and China escalated overnight.... It came as President Donald Trump mov [...] Read full article: FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to b...→

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

A surge in Uber’s food delivery business was unable to offset a 75 per cent drop in global ride-sharing, Quicken Loans stock jumped 20 per cent in its first da [...] Read full article: Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing c...→

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has issued an executive order that would ban any US transactions with the parent company of TikTok, saying the US must take "aggressi [...] Read full article: TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order ...→

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok is set to be banned in the United States in 45 days as President Trump has signed an executive order deeming the popular app a “national security threat [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as ...→

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Beginning in 45 days, any US transaction with parent company ByteDance will be banned. Read full article: Trump signs order to address 'threat' of...→

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft is exploring the possibility of buying TikTok’s entire global business as part of talks about a deal with the parent company of the popular video-sha [...] Read full article: Microsoft exploring global deal for TikT...→

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

MICROSOFT could strike a $30billion deal to buy TikTok in a matter of days, insiders claim. The tech giant is currently racing against a September deadline to [...] Read full article: Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTo...→

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

ONE OF THE biggest threats to Windows PCs is other machines on the same network running out-of-support versions of the Microsoft operating system, according to [...] Read full article: The ultimate Windows threat could be fro...→

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Satya Nadella has just a few weeks to seal a deal that’s anything but straightforward. By the middle of next month, Microsoft’s chief executive must tie up man [...] Read full article: Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble ...→

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

MILLIONS of TikTok fans have found out when the hugely popular social media app could stop working on their smartphone. Read full article: TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok wil...→

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

The owner of TikTok has moved to quell a potential boycott of its Chinese apps, suggesting that critics of the forced sale of the video platform’s American arm [...] Read full article: TikTok owner hits back at critics who sa...→

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

The app’s power to allow smaller artists to be seen and heard is changing the world of dance, music and fashion for the better Read full article: Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to cele...→

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has called TikTok a “hot brand” as Microsoft considers buying out the Chinese app. But he warned that any potential deal would need to r [...] Read full article: Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and dem...→

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

TWITTER and TikTok have held preliminary talks to potentially join forces in a negotiation which would fly in the face of Trump’s ban order. The Chinese-owned [...] Read full article: Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks...→

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The digital age has created giants of commerce. TikTok, a video-sharing app, is among the youngest. The company started in 2016 and its app has been downloaded [...] Read full article: The Times view on Bytedance, China and T...→

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump signed executive orders banning TikTok and the social-media app WeChat today, escalating the crackdown on Chinese-developed technolog [...] Read full article: Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdow...→

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Donald Trump has signed sweeping executive orders banning American business with TikTok and WeChat within a 45-day deadline, saying the two companies “threaten [...] Read full article: Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Jo...→

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

FRANCE could be the next country to be axed from the UKs travel corridor list as cases in parts of the country see a rapid spike in COVID-19 cases. Chancellor [...] Read full article: France warning: Travel ban threat - Rish...→

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

Events across the Pond are set to dominate trading today, as US president Donald Trump pumps up the pressure on China, and keeps a keen eye on unemployment lev [...] Read full article: FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders ...→

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

US President Donald Trump has ordered an unspecified ban on "transactions" with the Chinese owners of apps TikTok and WeChat. The wording of the orders - which [...] Read full article: Trump signs executive order to ban 'tran...→

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

'The United States must take aggressive action against the owners of TikTok to protect our national security,' the order said Read full article: Donald Trump bans all US dealings with C...→

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump on Thursday night signed the order titled 'Addressing the Threat Posed by TikTok', which bars any transaction with TikTok parent ByteDance after 45 days [...] Read full article: Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete p...→

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban US residents from doing business with TikTok in just 45 days.... The US president claims the popular Beijing- [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump ...→

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order officially banning TikTok as tensions with China hit boiling point Read full article: Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as ...→

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

MICROSOFT wants to buy TikTok’s entire global operation, a new report claims. It would mean Microsoft snapping up the app in the UK, Europe and India – as well [...] Read full article: Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' –...→

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Three US social media sites censured president Donald Trump’s claims that children were “virtually immune” to Covid-19, with Facebook calling the president’s p [...] Read full article: Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel'...→

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TIKTOK is set to open its first data centre in Europe after President Donald Trump announced he would ban the Chinese app in the US. Read full article: TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend ...→

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

The founder claimed Donald Trump wanted a 'ban or even more', rather than a sale to a US company, such as Microsoft Read full article: TikTok founder says Trump is trying to k...→

Trump accused of

Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" over demands for cut of TikTok sale

DONALD TRUMP was accused of “mafia-like” behaviour today after saying that his government should get a cut from the sale of TikTok’s US unit if it is bought by [...] Read full article: Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" ...→

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

The social media company has been caught between the tensions between the US and China. Read full article: TikTok founder defends potential Microso...→

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TikTok could sue the USA this week as Chinese app declares war on Trump ban

TIKTOK could sue the US Government as soon as Tuesday in a desperate bid to avoid being banned. The lawsuit would challenge President Donald Trump’s executive [...] Read full article: TikTok could sue the USA this week as Ch...→

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks' on MEGA deal despite Trump ban order

TWITTER and TikTok have held preliminary talks to potentially join forces in a negotiation which would fly in the face of Trump’s ban order. The Chinese-owned [...] Read full article: Twitter & TikTok hold 'preliminary talks...→

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok will sue Trump over executive order banning Chinese app from US

TikTok is prepared to file a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration as early as Tuesday in the US District Court for the Southern District of Califor [...] Read full article: TikTok will sue Trump over executive ord...→

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American giants braced for TikTok ban backlash

American companies are facing a backlash in China after President Trump ordered a ban on working with TikTok and WeChat, the popular Chinese-owned apps.In an e [...] Read full article: American giants braced for TikTok ban ba...→

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The Times view on Bytedance, China and Trump: Trading TikTok

The digital age has created giants of commerce. TikTok, a video-sharing app, is among the youngest. The company started in 2016 and its app has been downloaded [...] Read full article: The Times view on Bytedance, China and T...→

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-Microsoft deal | DC Diary

The FT's Kiran Stacey analyses Microsoft's potential purchase of the video app TikTok, after US president Donald Trump issued executive orders targeting Chines [...] Read full article: Trump sanctions pile pressure on TikTok-...→

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdown on Chinese tech

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump signed executive orders banning TikTok and the social-media app WeChat today, escalating the crackdown on Chinese-developed technolog [...] Read full article: Trump bans TikTok and WeChat in crackdow...→

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood keeps kowtowing to China's censors

A new report reveals the changes film-makers make in order to appease China – without even being asked. Would James Bond stand for this? Read full article: As Trump goes after TikTok, Hollywood ke...→

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps?

TIKTOK stars have hit out against the United States plan to ban the video-sharing app and other Chinese apps amid concerns they pose a national security threat [...] Read full article: Why is Trump banning TikTok and other Ch...→

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

It’s safe to say US president Donald Trump is not a fan of China and its tech companies.  Just this week, Trump signed an executive order to ban transactions w [...] Read full article: What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump...→

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Joe Biden says calling him 'godless' was 'shameful' - follow live

Donald Trump has signed sweeping executive orders banning American business with TikTok and WeChat within a 45-day deadline, saying the two companies “threaten [...] Read full article: Trump bans US dealings with TikTok as Jo...→

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat

President Trump has banned US companies from working with two Chinese apps in another big escalation of the dispute between the two countries.The president has [...] Read full article: Trump bans links with TikTok and WeChat...→

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

France warning: Travel ban threat - Rishi Sunak warns holidaymakers 'we will not hesitate'

FRANCE could be the next country to be axed from the UKs travel corridor list as cases in parts of the country see a rapid spike in COVID-19 cases. Chancellor [...] Read full article: France warning: Travel ban threat - Rish...→

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to ban Chinese apps – live updates 

Good morning. The FTSE 100 is set to slide as the open as trade tensions between the US and China escalated overnight.... It came as President Donald Trump mov [...] Read full article: FTSE set to slide after Trump moves to b...→

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders bans on TikTok and WeChat

Events across the Pond are set to dominate trading today, as US president Donald Trump pumps up the pressure on China, and keeps a keen eye on unemployment lev [...] Read full article: FTSE 100 shares to fall as Trump orders ...→

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

Trump signs executive order to ban 'transactions' with TikTok

US President Donald Trump has ordered an unspecified ban on "transactions" with the Chinese owners of apps TikTok and WeChat. The wording of the orders - which [...] Read full article: Trump signs executive order to ban 'tran...→

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing collapse, Quicken Loans IPO, Microsoft bids for all of TikTok

A surge in Uber’s food delivery business was unable to offset a 75 per cent drop in global ride-sharing, Quicken Loans stock jumped 20 per cent in its first da [...] Read full article: Uber Eats fails to offset ride-sharing c...→

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

Donald Trump bans all US dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok and WeChat

'The United States must take aggressive action against the owners of TikTok to protect our national security,' the order said Read full article: Donald Trump bans all US dealings with C...→

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order banning US from doing business with Chinese app

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has issued an executive order that would ban any US transactions with the parent company of TikTok, saying the US must take "aggressi [...] Read full article: TikTok ban: Trump signs executive order ...→

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete potential sale to Microsoft

Trump on Thursday night signed the order titled 'Addressing the Threat Posed by TikTok', which bars any transaction with TikTok parent ByteDance after 45 days [...] Read full article: Trump gives TikTok 45 days to complete p...→

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as Trump signs order over 'security threat'

TikTok is set to be banned in the United States in 45 days as President Trump has signed an executive order deeming the popular app a “national security threat [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in US in 45 days as ...→

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump signs order barring business with app

Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban US residents from doing business with TikTok in just 45 days.... The US president claims the popular Beijing- [...] Read full article: TikTok to be banned in 45 days as Trump ...→

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Trump signs order to address 'threat' of TikTok

Beginning in 45 days, any US transaction with parent company ByteDance will be banned. Read full article: Trump signs order to address 'threat' of...→

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as he unleashes blistering attack on China

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order officially banning TikTok as tensions with China hit boiling point Read full article: Donald Trump announces ban on TikTok as ...→

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft exploring global deal for TikTok — with Trump’s approval

Microsoft is exploring the possibility of buying TikTok’s entire global business as part of talks about a deal with the parent company of the popular video-sha [...] Read full article: Microsoft exploring global deal for TikT...→

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' – including US and UK versions of the app

MICROSOFT wants to buy TikTok’s entire global operation, a new report claims. It would mean Microsoft snapping up the app in the UK, Europe and India – as well [...] Read full article: Microsoft 'wants to buy all of TikTok' –...→

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel' as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ban his posts - follow live

Three US social media sites censured president Donald Trump’s claims that children were “virtually immune” to Covid-19, with Facebook calling the president’s p [...] Read full article: Trump boasts about his 'nerves of steel'...→

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTok in days – avoiding Trump ban

MICROSOFT could strike a $30billion deal to buy TikTok in a matter of days, insiders claim. The tech giant is currently racing against a September deadline to [...] Read full article: Microsoft could pay $30billion for TikTo...→

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

The ultimate Windows threat could be from Microsoft itself, FBI warns

ONE OF THE biggest threats to Windows PCs is other machines on the same network running out-of-support versions of the Microsoft operating system, according to [...] Read full article: The ultimate Windows threat could be fro...→

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend millions building centre in Ireland amid US ban

TIKTOK is set to open its first data centre in Europe after President Donald Trump announced he would ban the Chinese app in the US. Read full article: TikTok ban: Chinese app makers to spend ...→

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble on TikTok

Satya Nadella has just a few weeks to seal a deal that’s anything but straightforward. By the middle of next month, Microsoft’s chief executive must tie up man [...] Read full article: Why Microsoft can’t resist a big gamble ...→

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

TikTok founder says Trump is trying to kill off viral video app

The founder claimed Donald Trump wanted a 'ban or even more', rather than a sale to a US company, such as Microsoft Read full article: TikTok founder says Trump is trying to k...→

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok will stop working on your smartphone revealed

MILLIONS of TikTok fans have found out when the hugely popular social media app could stop working on their smartphone. Read full article: TikTok ban: deadline for when TikTok wil...→

Trump accused of

Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" over demands for cut of TikTok sale

DONALD TRUMP was accused of “mafia-like” behaviour today after saying that his government should get a cut from the sale of TikTok’s US unit if it is bought by [...] Read full article: Trump accused of "mafia-like behaviour" ...→

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

TikTok owner hits back at critics who say it caved in to Trump

The owner of TikTok has moved to quell a potential boycott of its Chinese apps, suggesting that critics of the forced sale of the video platform’s American arm [...] Read full article: TikTok owner hits back at critics who sa...→

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

The social media company has been caught between the tensions between the US and China. Read full article: TikTok founder defends potential Microso...→

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to celebrate – its influence would be a great loss

The app’s power to allow smaller artists to be seen and heard is changing the world of dance, music and fashion for the better Read full article: Opinion: A TikTok ban is nothing to cele...→

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and demands payout for US if Microsoft buys app

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has called TikTok a “hot brand” as Microsoft considers buying out the Chinese app. But he warned that any potential deal would need to r [...] Read full article: Trump calls TikTok a 'hot brand' and dem...→