Is TikTok a Chinese Cambridge Analytica data bomb waiting to explode?

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    Exclusive: How a marked-up term sheet and messy rollout threw TikTok deal into disarray
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    Judge says U.S. must defend or delay TikTok app store ban by Friday
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    Source code will be made available to Australian government for review, says TikTok
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    Judge to hold hearing Sunday on planned TikTok U.S. app store ban
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    Judge rejects TikTok creators’ request to delay ban, says they won’t suffer ‘irreparable harm’
    If the ban takes effect it would prohibit new downloads, but the app would remain active
    September 27, 2020
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    Judge plans to decide on TikTok U.S. app store ban by end of day
    September 27, 2020
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    The TikTok download ban ‘would be devastating,’ attorneys argue in court
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    Trump administration’s TikTok ban has been delayed
    September 28, 2020
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    US government won't detail how TikTok is a security threat
    Here's the way the Justice Department explains exactly how the Chinese government can spy on Americans through TikTok: [████████].
    September 28, 2020

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    TikTok will be shut down if Oracle deal meeting U.S. security needs can't be closed: Mnuchin
    September 30, 2020
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    In Letter to EPIC, Oracle Denies it Exploits Personal Data, Calls Privacy Risks to TikTok Users 'Very Theoretical'
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    U.S. Appeals Injunction Against TikTok Ban
    October 8, 2020
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    P&G, other advertisers to stick by TikTok unless clock runs out
    October 8, 2020
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    Pakistan bans Chinese app TikTok over unlawful content
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    TikTok unveils bug bounty program, scraps with US government in court over looming ban
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    Pakistan to unblock social media app TikTok after it vows to moderate content
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    TikTok to hire 3,000 engineers as it expands globally
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    TikTok creators successfully block U.S. app ban with lawsuit
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    U.S. Will 'Vigorously Defend' TikTok Executive Order Despite Ruling
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    U.S. judge unsure if he has grounds to issue new TikTok injunction
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    "TikTok says the Trump administration has forgotten about trying to ban it, would like to know what’s up

    The deadline to sell US assets expires this week

    TikTok has filed a petition in a US Court of Appeals calling for a review of actions by the Trump administration’s Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). The reason, according to the company, is that it hasn’t heard from the committee in weeks about an imminent deadline for parent company ByteDance to sell off US assets over national security concerns..."

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/11/10/21559677/tiktok-cfius-court-petition-ban-deadline
     
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    TikTok is on a hiring spree in Ireland and expects to have over 1,100 staff there by January
    November 11, 2020
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    "TikTok asks U.S. court to slow forced sale with deadline approaching...

    As a Nov. 12 deadline looms for TikTok to sell its U.S. operations, the Chinese-owned video app on Tuesday asked a court to intervene and give it more time to reach a deal.

    TikTok said it asked a federal appeals court in D.C. for a “review of actions” of the government committee that demanded the divestiture, saying it has provided no “substantive feedback” on a deal the company has proposed..."

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2020/11/10/tiktok-petition-stop-sale/
     
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