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TikTok working on the new data center in Ireland

LONDON: TikTok said they are already working on the new Irish data center even before President Trump hinted about banning the app in the U.S. “It’s a significant investment,” TikTok Public Policy for Europe director Theo Bertram told the BBC, adding that the construction is a symbol of the company’s long-term ...

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Microsoft in talks to buy TikTok

LONDON: Microsoft Corp is in talks to buy ByteDance-owned TikTok, the New York Times reported, citing a source. The discussions between Microsoft and TikTok were first reported earlier on Friday by FOX Business, the Times said.

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ByteDance investors value TikTok at $50 billion in bid

BEIJING: Some investors of TikTok’s parent company ByteDance seeking to take over the popular social media app are valuing it at about $50 billion, significantly more than peers such as Snap Inc, according to people familiar with the matter. ByteDance is considering a range of options for TikTok amid pressure from ...

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TikTok’s owner launches Flipchat messaging app

LONDON: As TikTok continues to dominate app download charts, its parent company, ByteDance, is looking to extend its reach even further. ByteDance launched a new messaging-focused app, as reported by TechCrunch. Feiliao, or Flipchat in English, is a messenger app that encourages users to form and join chat groups based ...

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