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Facebook loses young Swiss users to TikTok - study

Wednesday 2 September 2020 | 11:07 CET | News
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Facebook is losing users in Switzerland among people under the age of 25, who are turning to Chinese video portal TikTok, according to a Digimonitor study carried out by the Link Institute on behalf of electronic media interest group IGEM and research media company WEMF. TikTok is currently growing at the fastest pace in the country, with the number of people using it having increased almost fivefold this year compared with the previous year.

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Companies: Amazon / Apple / Disney / Facebook / Netflix / TikTok / YouTube
Countries: Switzerland
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