South Bay Civil Engineer 'Mr. Barricade' Rises to Fame on TikTokSome may say civil engineering isn't the most interesting topic, but don't tell that to the over 436,000 followers Vignesh Swaminathan -- aka "Mr. Barricade" -- has amassed on TikTok.
Feds Order Facebook, Twitter, Other Social Media To Provide Info On Personal Data CollectionFederal regulators ordered Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, TikTok’s parent and other social media companies to provide detailed information on how they collect and use consumers’ personal data.
Trump Says He Has Approved TikTok Sale to Silicon Valley Tech Giant OraclePresident Trump said Saturday he has approved a deal between TikTok's parent company ByteDance and Oracle, temporarily averting a ban on TikTok in U.S. app stores.
Federal Judge in San Francisco Hears Motion to Block Trump's Impending WeChat BanIn a rare Saturday afternoon hearing, a federal judge in San Francisco heard a motion by a user group hoping to block Pres. Trump's executive order limiting the China-based messaging app WeChat in the United States.
Feds Tell Apple, Google To Halt TikTok, WeChat App Downloads On SundayThe Commerce Department plans to restrict access to TikTok and WeChat in the popular app stores of Silicon Valley giants Apple and Google starting on Sunday.
TikTok Deal: ByteDance To Remain Majority Owner, Oracle To Host User DataTikTok's Chinese parent company, ByteDance, will continue to be a majority shareholder in the short-form video app under a proposed deal with Oracle being reviewed by the Trump administration.
TikTok Owner Picks Bay Area Based Oracle Over Microsoft As U.S Tech PartnerThe owner of TikTok has chosen San Francisco Bay Area-based Oracle over Microsoft as the American tech partner that could help keep the popular video-sharing app running in the U.S., according to a person familiar with the deal who was not authorized to speak publicly about it.
'So Grateful' - Concord Waiter Stunned To Receive $1,000 Tip In Venmo ChallengeA waiter in Concord is getting much needed help during these tough times by receiving a $1,000 tip, thanks to a challenge on social media.
Twitter's Rumored Interest In Buying TikTok Sparks Stock RallyTwitter shares rose as much as 5% Monday after it reportedly held preliminary talks with TikTok.
TikTok Reportedly Could Be Sold To American Investors To Avert US BanUS investors are reportedly considering buying the video sharing app from Chinese parent company ByteDance in an effort to save TikTok's sizeable foothold in America.
Instagram's TikTok Clone Is Going GlobalInstagram believes that it can do TikTok better than TikTok — and this August, people will be able to decide for themselves.