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India to consider fresh responses from TikTok
India will consider fresh responses from TikTok if it seeks to re-engage with the government over its ban in the country, a senior official said, after the popular Chinese short-video platform agreed to sell some stake to Oracle and Walmart in the United States.
SoftBank is said to consider bid for TikTok in India
Over the past month, the Japanese conglomerate, which owns a stake in TikTok’s Chinese p...
Change in TikTok's ownership may not be enough to lift ban in India
TikTok, which is owned by ByteDance, was one of 59 Chinese apps banned by...
Snack Video: Another China-developed app taking TikTok’s place in India
Snack Video escaped the wide-ranging government ban on Chinese apps, and in August it was the most downloaded video app on App Store and Google Play. Following Snack is MX Player’s TakaTak, data shared by Sensor Tower shows.
Donald Trump’s TikTok ban leaves Apple, Google stuck in the middle
Trump on Thursday said he wouldn’t extend a Sept. 20 deadline for a deal. But ByteDance Ltd., TikTok’s Chinese owner, may need more time to negotiate with suitors after new regulations from Beijing complicated the deal. The president has said if a deal isn’t done by the specified date then he’ll shut down TikTok.
ByteDance sees several senior exits
After the ban on both of ByteDance’s top apps, TikTok and Helo, amid the border standoff with China, the company has become a talent hunting ground for large technology and media companies.
India won't ease ban on TikTok post Oracle deal in the US, say officials
On Monday, global media reports said Oracle had emerged the winner for TikTok’s US operations, with the company likely to be named TikTok’s ‘trusted tech partner’. The deal is unlikely to be structured as an outright sale, the reports said.
'Made in India' short video app 'Changa' grabs attention of TikTok influencers
A made-in-India short video platform 'Changa', has emerged as a new destination for creators who earlier used global apps such as 'TikTok', ...
It may look like an awkward fit but Oracle’s bid for TikTok has a simple explanation: Data
Microsoft Corp. has been seen as the front-runner in the race to acquire TikTok’s U.S. assets, and is the only company to publicly confirm talks with ByteDance. Trump told reporters Tuesday that Oracle also is interested in TikTok and “could handle” a purchase of the service.
TikTok moving quickly to resolve issues in India, US: Bytedance founder Zhang Yiming
Yiming also thanked Mayer for his "efforts towards a resolution". Mayer’s exit, just months after he joined the popular short video app from Disney, could signal that the company has perhaps reached a deal which could be announced soon.
Microsoft expands TikTok takeover ambitions to entire global business, including India operations
Microsoft on Sunday had said it was in negotiations with ByteDance, the Chinese owner of TikTok, to explore a purchase of the TikTok service in the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. But, Financial Times, reported that Microsoft has since also pursued a plan that would include all countries where TikTok operates.
TikTok dials Mukesh Ambani, wants to know if he is willing to tango in India
India ops of short-video app said to be valued at $2.5-5 billion; RIL terms report ‘speculation’
TikTok India social handles active but losing followers
The higher activity levels come at a time when there have been media reports that Oracle Corp has ousted Microsoft to emerge as the preferred suitor for TikTok and become its technology partner in the US.
India may not tax Microsoft-TikTok deal, here's why
Any acquisition by Microsoft of TikTok that includes the video-streaming app’s India business is unlikely to incur tax locally, said officia...
View: Every cloud has a silver lining. So has TikTok for Indian cloud giants
Cloud architecture makes de facto franchising relatively simple. Indian local cloud giants could acquire de facto franchises of this kind with aggressive political assistance from GoI. As proposed in the Data Protection Bill, GoI will attempt to force the platform services into local operations arrangements and justify it as protection of citizen privacy.