TikTok could be fined $27M by UK watchdog for failing to protect children’s data

Regulators in the United Kingdom have threatened to fine TikTok over allegations it mishandled child privacy…

TikTok gives preferential treatment to celebrities, employees claim

TikTok has adopted a two-tiered approach to content moderation that gives preferential treatment to more popular…

TikTok to ban all political fundraising on platform before midterm elections

TikTok will ban all political fundraising on its platform as both parties prepare to escalate marketing…

Parents wary of children using TikTok and other social media unsupervised: Poll

EXCLUSIVE — Two-thirds of parents are leery of allowing their children to use TikTok and other…

TikTok outlines plans to censor conspiracy theories and election falsehoods

TikTok announced plans to censor conspiracy theories and misinformation during the 2022 midterm elections.

TikTok owner ByteDance promoted pro-China content on news aggregator app

TikTok parent company ByteDance has been involved in the promotion of pro-China messaging through one of…

TikTok spends record amount on lobbying blitz targeting House, Senate, and White House

TikTok and its Chinese parent company spent a record $2.37 million on lobbying this spring, the…

Senators sound alarm on TikTok

Calls to investigate spying by the Chinese social-media app.

Facebook overhauls feed in bid to hold off TikTok

Facebook has updated its news feed so users can have a customizable chronological feed for important…

TikTok adds filters to limit teenage access to adult content

TikTok is incorporating a system to filter what users can see based on age and maturity.