Trump Issues New Executive Order Forcing TikTok to Sell All Its U.S.-Based Businesses

Earlier this month, Donald Trump issued an executive order banning all transactions from the China-owned social…

Trump Orders ByteDance to Sell TikTok’s U.S. Business by Nov. 12

President Trump, in a new executive order Friday evening, set a 90-day deadline for China’s ByteDance…

ByteDance Censored Anti-China Content in Indonesia Until Mid-2020 (Report)

Chinese tech firm ByteDance, the owner of social media app TikTok, censored content critical of China’s…

The Weeknd Virtual Concert on TikTok Drew Over 2M Viewers, Raised $350,000 for Equal Justice Initiative

TikTok, facing the looming threat of a U.S. ban or a forced sale by its parent…

TikTok collected Android device identifiers in violation of Google policy

TikTok reportedly collected data that identified millions of individual Andriod devices for at least 15 months…

TikTok App Launches on Amazon’s Fire TV

You still can’t watch HBO Max or NBCUniversal’s Peacock on Fire TV — but now you…

How Charli D’Amelio, TikTok’s Biggest Star, Is Balancing Fame in Quarantine

For Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood issue, we interviewed TikTok stars about their lives in quarantine.…

Instagram's New Video Feature Reels Officially Debuts in U.S.

Last month, Instagram officially announced the upcoming launch of its TikTok competitor, Reels. Today, the company’s…

Why Emma Chamberlain Isn’t Worried About TikTok Getting Banned

For Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood issue, we interviewed TikTok stars about their lives in quarantine.…

Microsoft Says It Will Continue TikTok Acquisition Talks, Despite Trump’s Threat to Ban the App

Microsoft confirmed that it is in talks to buy TikTok from China’s ByteDance — and will…

Donald Trump Says He’s Going to Ban TikTok. Can He Actually Do That?

Donald Trump said he will move as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok from the U.S.,…

Trump to Demand TikTok’s Chinese Owner Divest App, With Microsoft Reportedly in Acquisition Hunt

Donald Trump is gearing up to issue an order requiring ByteDance to sell its ownership interest…