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Microsoft confirms talks to buy TikTok operations in North America, Australia

Monday 3 August 2020 | 09:32 CET | News
Microsoft has confirmed it is in talk to acquire some TikTok operations from Chinese parent ByteDance. The move follows reports in the US government is looking to ban TikTok in the country on national security concerns, due to the company's potential ties to the Chinese government and consequences for US user data privacy. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Microsoft / TikTok
Countries: Australia / Canada / New Zealand / North America / United States
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