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Platform Economy: TikTok and US politics

US asks courts to put TikTok appeals on hold pending review

The US Justice Department has asked two federal appeals courts to put on hold government appeals of lower court rulings blocking restrictions the Trump administration imposed on Ti...

Platform Economy: TikTok and US politics

Second US judge blocks Commerce restrictions on TikTok

A second US judge late on Monday awarded a preliminary injunction blocking the US Commerce Department from imposing restrictions on Chinese-owned short video sharing app TikTok tha...

Platform News: Google

Google at odds with US over protective order for firms tied to lawsuit

Google along with the US Justice Department have failed to reach agreement on a protective arrangement for third parties such as Microsoft that supplied information to the authorit...

Platform Economy: TikTok and US politics

US court agrees to expedite government TikTok app store ban appeal

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday agreed to fast-track a Justice Department appeal of a ruling preventing the government from banning new TikTok downloads from US app stores.

Platform Industry News: TikTok smartphone app video streaming

P&G and other advertisers to stick by TikTok unless clock runs out

Major advertisers such as Procter & Gamble and Danone are committed to spending on TikTok as the viral video sharing platform faces a possible ban in the US following accusatio...

Supreme Court US

US Supreme Court divided over Google bid to end Oracle suit

The US Supreme Court appears divided on whether to shield Google from a long-running litigation by Oracle accusing it of infringing Oracle Corp’s copyrights to construct the ...

Platform Economy: TikTok smartphone app

How a messy rollout threw TikTok deal into disarray

As China’s ByteDance rushed to seal a deal with Oracle and Walmart to keep TikTok operational in the US, an apparent breakthrough happened Wednesday in a phone call to US Tre...

Platform news: TikTok app based in China, US politics

China unlikely to approve ByteDance’s TikTok deal with Oracle

A deal China’s ByteDance has struck with Oracle and Walmart on the future of its viral video-streaming app TikTok is unlikely to receive approval from the Chinese communist g...

Platform News: viral TikTok video streaming app

TikTok says it already committed to government oversight of US data security

Video-sharing app TikTok has said that it’s already dedicated to the US government oversight of data safety in the nation, and that it was “disappointed” by the T...

Platform Economy: TikTok and US politics

US offers to exempt employees and contractors from TikTok executive order

The US has offered to exclude from President Trump’s executive order transactions that involve TikTok workers and contractors performing”their regular job duties and re...

Platform News: viral TikTok video streaming app

ByteDance picks Oracle as its partner in an attempt to save TikTok US

Oracle has announced that it might team up with ByteDance in order to maintain TikTok’s ability to continue operating in the United States, beating Microsoft in a deal struct...

Platform Economy: TikTok and US politics

ByteDance drops TikTok’s US sale, to partner with Oracle

ByteDance abandoned the purchase price of TikTok from the US on Sunday to pursue a partnership with Oracle it hopes will save it a US prohibit when appeasing China’s authorit...

Platform NewS: China's ByteDance CEO and TikTok apps Founder

TikTok troubles narrow gap between Beijing and ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming

ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming has positioned himself as a global platform entrepreneur, largely eschewing any Chinese government involvement, but the ongoing US demands to divest ...

Platform news: TikTok app based in China, US politics

Aspiring TikTok buyers pursue four options in effort to progress talks

TikTok’s prospective buyers are discussing four strategies to structure an acquisition from its Chinese proprietor ByteDance, including purchasing the program’s US oper...