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Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

2 monthes ago   |   By WGAL

Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns, according to an AP source familiar with the discussions.
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Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese Firm

Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese Firm

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

In its first public acknowledgement of a deal that could be worth in the billions of dollars, Microsoft said it is continuing talks with TikTok about a potential takeover of the hugely popular app.
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