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Trump's War on TikTok Might Force Companies to Choose Between Doing Business With the U.S. or China

Chinese-owned TikTok is under pressure from President Donald Trump to sell its U.S. operations or face a ban - but China responded last week by implementing new export rules that could give it power to veto the sale.

Aaron Holmes and Lisa Eadicicco

· 4 min read

Report: Walmart Wants to Jointly Acquire TikTok With Microsoft

'We are confident that a Walmart and Microsoft partnership would meet both the expectations of U.S. TikTok users while satisfying the concerns of U.S. government regulators,' the retail giant tells CNBC.

Michael Kan

· 2 min read

TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer Resigns

Mayer, citing pressure from the White House to ban the social network over its ties to China, is also stepping down as COO of parent company ByteDance.

Stephanie Mlot

· 3 min read

TikTok Outlines Why It Thinks President Trump's US Ban Is Illegal

'By banning TikTok with no notice or opportunity to be heard (whether before or after the fact), the executive order violates the due process protections of the Fifth Amendment,' the company says.

Michael Kan

· 3 min read

5 Ways to Step into TikTok

If you want to attract young people, consider creating videos on TikTok in communities that dovetail with what your business offers.

Mike Allton

· 5 min read

Report: Oracle Is Trying to Acquire TikTok

Larry Ellison's company held preliminary talks with Chinese owner ByteDance and is competing with Microsoft for the video-sharing social network.

Stephanie Mlot

· 2 min read

TikTok Vows to Fight White House Ban With 'All Remedies Available'

The company said it was "shocked" by the executive order.

Steve Dent

· 3 min read

Trump Signs Order Banning U.S. Transactions With TikTok, WeChat in 45 Days

Under the order, U.S. app stores, credit card companies and software providers would all likely be prohibited from working with the popular video-sharing app.

Michael Kan

· 3 min read

China Won't Accept 'Theft' of TikTok, According to State Newspaper

Meanwhile, Trump thinks the US treasury should get a cut of any sale.

Steve Dent

· 3 min read

President Trump to Force Chinese Investors to Sell TikTok

'Bloomberg' reports the president plans to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok in the U.S.

Matthew McCreary

· 1 min read

U.S. Government Considers Banning TikTok

Mike Pompeo suggests using TikTok puts your private information 'in the hands of the Chinese Communist Party.'

Matthew Humphries

· 2 min read

Zoom Will Let Paid Customers Control Where Their Calls Are Routed

After a report revealed Zoom was transmitting encryption keys through China, the company will now allow paying customers to opt in or out of a specific data center region so they know exactly where their data is going.

Stephanie Mlot

· 2 min read