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India bans TikTok, other Chinese apps amid border clashes

8 days ago   |   By New York Post

Indian TikTok users awoke Tuesday to a notice from the popular short-video app saying their data would be transferred to an Irish subsidiary, a response to India's ban on dozens of Chinese apps amid a military standoff between the two countries. The quick workaround showed the ban was largely symbolic since the apps can't be...
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TikTok's new CEO is facing his first big challenge after India banned the app and left TikTok's thousands of Indian employees stuck in limbo

TikTok's new CEO is facing his first big challenge after India banned the app and left TikTok's thousands of Indian employees stuck in limbo

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

India said Monday it was blocking TikTok and 59 other foreign apps , citing concerns the Chinese app is "stealing" user data as India clashes with China over a disputed border between the two countries.
This is the first major challenge the viral video-sharing app faces under its new CEO, Kevin Mayer, who was appointed to the position in May.
Mayer plans to address TikTok's around 2,000 "panic-stricken" employees on Tuesday, Indian outlet Business Today reports. The head of TikTok in India has reportedly said there will be no layoffs as a result of the ban.
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