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TikTok’s ByteDance generates $1 billion from mobile games in one year: Check details

TikTok’s ByteDance generates $1 billion from mobile games in one year: Check details ByteDance’s portfolio of mobile games has...

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TikTok finally moves US users' data to Oracle servers in the US, but privacy may still remain an issue

TikTok finally moves US users' data to Oracle servers in the US, but privacy may still remain an issue TikTok recently confirmed via a...

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Instagram Reel's biggest rival TikTok may relaunch in India soon: Here's what we know so far

Bytedance, the owner of the popular short-video app TikTok, is reportedly planning to reenter the Indian market through a new partnership. ...

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TikTok planning a ‘major push’ into gaming, starts conducting tests in Vietnam: Report

TikTok was the top app by worldwide downloads in Q1 2022 with more than 175 million downloads. TikTok sits at the top of the chart followed by...

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TikTok parent ByteDance adds time limit for kids under 14 on its video app in China

As part of the Chinese government’s crackdown on screen time for teenagers, which it considers harmful, ByteDance has put time limits for users...

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TikTok surpasses one billion monthly active users globally, US, Europe key markets

TikTok, the popular video-sharing platform surpasses one billion monthly active users worldwide, witnesses a 45 percent jump since July 2020,...

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TikTok parent company ByteDance still holding off on launching IPO

ByteDance has not announced any plans to take the company public, but the March hiring of a new CFO fanned speculation that an IPO was coming. A new...

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TikTok parent ByteDance has begun selling the video app’s AI to other clients

ByteDance is now offering a version of TikTok’s recommendation algorithm and other tools to other companies via its BytePlus division. Its website...

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Founder of TikTok owner ByteDance resigns as CEO

ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming is stepping down and moving to another role at TikTok’s parent company. His co-founder Liang Rubo will become the new...

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ByteDance gets another extension from US government for TikTok sale

The Trump administration has once again extended the deadline for ByteDance to sell video sharing platform TikTok’s business in the US. The...

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TikTok chief security officer says its servers are already separate from ByteDance

TikTok argues the US Commerce Department has mischaracterized how the app stores and secures user data, and renews its motion for an injunction...

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Oracle says ByteDance will have no ownership stake in the new TikTok Global

Oracle and ByteDance seem to be at an impasse over the Chinese company’s stake in TikTok, with Americans hoping to entirely divest Chinese...

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Microsoft says it’s not acquiring TikTok after ByteDance rejects offer

Microsoft will not be acquiring TikTok. The software giant failed in its bid to take over TikTok’s US operations, after weeks of talks. Microsoft...

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ByteDance censored anti-China content in Indonesian news app

Chinese tech company ByteDance censored media criticizing the Chinese government on news aggregation apps in Indonesia up until the middle of this...

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Trump will prohibit transactions with ByteDance beginning September 20th in apparent TikTok ban

President Trump issued a surprise executive order prohibiting all commerce with TikTok’s parent company ByteDance in an apparent de facto ban on...

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Microsoft reportedly puts TikTok acquisition talks on hold

The Trump administration had threatened to ban the app for weeks Talks between Microsoft and TikTok parent company ByteDance were paused after...

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China reportedly orders TikTok owner ByteDance to remove Feishu workplace app

The Chinese government reportedly has ordered ByteDance to take down its Feishu workplace messaging tool from app stores in China for a month because...

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ByteDance acquires popular gaming studio Moonton to take on Tencent

Moonton's acquisition will add a MOBA game to ByteDance's game list helping it compete with Tencent’s Honor of Kings and League of...

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TikTok signs major licensing deal with Merlin, can soon use music from independent labels in videos

TikTok strikes first major licensing deal with Merlin. Explore more on what this means for the the future for the app at BGR.in TikTok has...

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Resso takes on JioSaavn, Gaana, Spotify and Apple Music with social connect

Resso Music Streaming App - Check out how this new service from TikTok parent ByteDance with platforms like Spotify, Gaana, JioSaavn and Apple Music....

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TikTok-parent ByteDance to shut Vigo Video in India by October 31

ByteDance wants Vigo Video users to export their content to TikTok before October 31. Follow tech news, reviews and more on BGR India ...

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TikTok to stop working in Hong Kong due to change in laws

TikTok has been banned in India over its Chinese allegiance and accused of sending user data back to China by the Indian government. ...

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TikTok India's Rohan Tyagi moves to Triller after other executives walkout

Rohan Tyagi, who was earlier the Associate Director Marketing of Bytedance's India business, has moved to Triller for the same position. ...

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Donald Trump to ban the download of TikTok, WeChat on September 20

Donald Trump, ban download, TikTok, WeChat, September 20, Check out all the latest news, reviews, leaks and tips on x on BGR India US...

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TikTok could offer support for three-minute long videos soon: Report

Bytedance-owned video-making app TikTok is working on an update to offer its users the ability to make three-minute-long videos to rival YouTube. ...

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TikTok parent ByteDance lays off employees in India after permanent ban

TikTok parent ByteDance has announced that it's scaling down its India operations and has laid off a major part of its workforce in India.  ...

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