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TikTok confirms proposed deal with Oracle, Walmart for US business; Donald Trump touts deal as 'fantastic'
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TikTok confirms proposed deal with Oracle, Walmart for US business; Donald Trump touts deal as 'fantastic'

The deal will lead to the creation of a new company, headquartered in Texas, that will have 'nothing to do with China' but will still be called TikTok, according to the president

US bans use of WeChat from Sunday; similar prohibition on TikTok from November
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US bans use of WeChat from Sunday; similar prohibition on TikTok from November

The US government said its order, previously announced by Donald Trump in August, will combat China's malicious collection of American citizens' personal data

'Not ready for Oracle-TikTok deal,' Donald Trump questions Chinese tech firm ByteDance's plan to keep majority stake
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'Not ready for Oracle-TikTok deal,' Donald Trump questions Chinese tech firm ByteDance's plan to keep majority stake

The US government is currently evaluating a proposal from ByteDance and Oracle designed to resolve the Trump administration's national security concerns about TikTok

TikTok Holocaust trend highlights the importance of learning how to ethically remember a traumatic past
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TikTok Holocaust trend highlights the importance of learning how to ethically remember a traumatic past

The trend sparks questions about how first-person accounts can be used to respectfully recall past traumatic events.

TikTok picks Oracle over Microsoft in Trump-forced sales bid; US' foreign investment panel to review deal
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TikTok picks Oracle over Microsoft in Trump-forced sales bid; US' foreign investment panel to review deal

The Trump administration has threatened to ban TikTok by 20 September and ordered ByteDance to sell its US business

Walmart may join Microsoft in bid for TikTok, says deal could help reach wider audience
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Walmart may join Microsoft in bid for TikTok, says deal could help reach wider audience

Earlier in the day, TikTok's American CEO Kevin Mayer resigned from the post as a result of 'changes in the political environment'

TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer resigns amid ongoing feud with Trump administration
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TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer resigns amid ongoing feud with Trump administration

TikTok has been ordered by the White House to sell its US operations by mid-September.

US, China hold 'constructive dialogue' to implement phase one of economic, trade deal
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US, China hold 'constructive dialogue' to implement phase one of economic, trade deal

The US and China signed the accord in January 2020, obliging Beijing to import an additional $200 billion in American products over two years

TikTok to challenge Donald Trump's executive order barring US transactions with ByteDance
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TikTok to challenge Donald Trump's executive order barring US transactions with ByteDance

Donald Trump had claimed that TikTok could be used by China to track the locations of federal employees and conduct corporate espionage

Huawei to be cut-off from accessing US chip tech and components as Trump further tightens restrictions
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Huawei to be cut-off from accessing US chip tech and components as Trump further tightens restrictions

The US also added 38 Huawei affiliates to an existing list of companies banned from receiving some sensitive technologies.

Donald Trump directs Chinese company ByteDance to divest US TikTok operations interests in 90 days
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Donald Trump directs Chinese company ByteDance to divest US TikTok operations interests in 90 days

It remains unclear what the TikTok orders mean for the app's 100 million US users, many of them teens or young adults

Apple iPhone global sales may decline up to 30 percent if US bans WeChat: Report
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Apple iPhone global sales may decline up to 30 percent if US bans WeChat: Report

Kuo has advised the investors to reduce their stock holdings of companies in Apple's supply chain 'due to risks of a WeChat ban'.

Donald Trump wants US to get a cut of any TikTok deal, but no one knows how that'd work
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Donald Trump wants US to get a cut of any TikTok deal, but no one knows how that'd work

The president is promising to orchestrate the kind of pay-to-play bounty that the US prohibits companies from making to other governments

Donald Trump’s orders on WeChat and TikTok create confusion, but some in White House see upside
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Donald Trump’s orders on WeChat and TikTok create confusion, but some in White House see upside

The Trump administration has steadily ramped up its actions in a broader economic and geopolitical fight with China

TikTok, WeChat to be banned in US in 45 days unless sold by parent companies, president Trump issues executive order
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TikTok, WeChat to be banned in US in 45 days unless sold by parent companies, president Trump issues executive order

The twin executive orders that will take effect in 45 days, cited national security concerns.

Donald Trump issues executive order to ban TikTok in 45 days if Chinese parent company ByteDance doesn't sell social media firm
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Donald Trump issues executive order to ban TikTok in 45 days if Chinese parent company ByteDance doesn't sell social media firm

US president Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order barring transactions with the Chinese parent company of social media platform TikTok after 45 days.

Microsoft TikTok deal: From security concerns to what the deal means, everything you need to know
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Microsoft TikTok deal: From security concerns to what the deal means, everything you need to know

The US government is effectively forcing ByteDance, TikTok’s owner, to sell so it can salvage the app in the US.

TikTok to be banned in US starting 15 September unless bought by an American company, says Donald Trump
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TikTok to be banned in US starting 15 September unless bought by an American company, says Donald Trump

US President is in favour of a 100 percent purchase of TikTok by an American company and has suggested the same to Microsoft.

Donald Trump to take broad action on software 'connected to' Chinese Communist Party, says Mike Pompeo
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Donald Trump to take broad action on software 'connected to' Chinese Communist Party, says Mike Pompeo

Pompeo's remarks followed reports that Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the US operations of TikTok