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# tiktok - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Increasing majority of children aged 8-12 use social media, according to new survey
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Increasing majority of children aged 8-12 use social media, according to new survey

Feb 9th 2021, 6:20 AM 7,225 Views 7 Comments

Charity CyberSafeKids found that 92% of children in this age group own their own smart device.

# tiktok - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Italy probes TikTok 'blackout challenge' death of 10-year-old girl
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Italy probes TikTok 'blackout challenge' death of 10-year-old girl

Jan 23rd 2021, 12:47 PM 46,667 Views 16 Comments

Medical experts have warned about the danger of a challenge being taken up by some young people.

# tiktok - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about sea shanties?
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Quiz: How much do you know about sea shanties?

Jan 16th 2021, 10:00 PM 44,644 Views 25 Comments

Soon may the Wellerman come, to bring us sugar and tea and rum.

# tiktok - Monday 28 December, 2020

Trump administration appeals court ruling that blocked its attempted TikTok ban
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From TheJournal.ie
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Trump administration appeals court ruling that blocked its attempted TikTok ban

Dec 28th 2020, 8:47 PM 17,026 Views 17 Comments

US officials claim that the Chinese-owned app is a national security threat.

# tiktok - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

HSE targets TikTok teens in bid to curb spread of Covid-19
# Social Media
From TheJournal.ie
# Social Media

HSE targets TikTok teens in bid to curb spread of Covid-19

Dec 2nd 2020, 6:30 AM 13,038 Views 8 Comments

The HSE has said it’s “very happy” with the role its advertising has played in keeping people in Ireland “informed and motivated” during the pandemic.

# tiktok - Monday 28 September, 2020

TikTok: US judge temporarily blocks ban on popular app
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From TheJournal.ie
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TikTok: US judge temporarily blocks ban on popular app

Sep 28th 2020, 7:09 AM 14,616 Views 1 Comment

The order banning the app was due to take effect at midnight on Sunday.

# tiktok - Thursday 24 September, 2020

TikTok set to appear in US court to argue attempted ban is not motivated by 'genuine security concerns'
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

TikTok set to appear in US court to argue attempted ban is not motivated by 'genuine security concerns'

Sep 24th 2020, 7:34 AM 7,568 Views 8 Comments

The Chinese-owned app is seeking a preliminary injunction against the ban.

# tiktok - Monday 21 September, 2020

Judge halts WeChat ban in US-China tech battle
# Technology
From TheJournal.ie
# Technology

Judge halts WeChat ban in US-China tech battle

Sep 21st 2020, 12:03 PM 15,797 Views 10 Comments

At the weekend Donald Trump said he had approved a deal allowing Oracle to become data partner for TikTok to avert a shutdown of that app.

# tiktok - Friday 18 September, 2020

US bans TikTok and WeChat, citing national security reasons
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From TheJournal.ie
# China

US bans TikTok and WeChat, citing national security reasons

Sep 18th 2020, 2:37 PM 21,439 Views 30 Comments

Downloads of the apps will be banned from Sunday onwards.

# tiktok - Monday 14 September, 2020

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up
# Security Risk
From TheJournal.ie
# Security Risk

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up

Sep 14th 2020, 10:58 AM 17,361 Views 9 Comments

The Trump administration has claimed the China-owned app represents a security risk to the US.

# tiktok - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

TikTok working to remove suicide video clips
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TikTok working to remove suicide video clips

Sep 8th 2020, 6:20 PM 36,879 Views 21 Comments

The video-sharing app has said it will ban users that repeatedly try to share the footage on its platform.

# tiktok - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app
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From TheJournal.ie
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TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

Aug 24th 2020, 9:57 PM 9,202 Views 0 Comments

The app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US and more than a billion times around the world.

# tiktok - Sunday 23 August, 2020

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown

Aug 23rd 2020, 10:21 AM 15,526 Views 11 Comments

The video app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US.

# tiktok - Monday 17 August, 2020

TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat
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From TheJournal.ie
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TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat

Aug 17th 2020, 10:40 PM 12,809 Views 10 Comments

China meanwhile slammed Washington for using “digital gunboat diplomacy” in the TikTok case.

# tiktok - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Gardaí investigate 'racially motivated incident' after young people filmed pushing woman into canal
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# Attack

Gardaí investigate 'racially motivated incident' after young people filmed pushing woman into canal

Aug 15th 2020, 4:09 PM 230,021 Views 125 Comments

A video of the attack in Dublin has been widely shared online.

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets

Aug 15th 2020, 11:07 AM 22,327 Views 56 Comments

It remains unclear what the TikTok orders mean for the app’s 100 million users in the US.

# tiktok - Friday 14 August, 2020

TikTok ban in US to be challenged
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

TikTok ban in US to be challenged

Aug 14th 2020, 8:20 AM 16,275 Views 12 Comments

The company and its US employees are planning to take Donald Trump’s administration to court.

# tiktok - Friday 7 August, 2020

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok
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From TheJournal.ie
# China

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:10 AM 35,756 Views 59 Comments

The order comes into effect in 45 days and appears to ban transactions with the Chinese owners of the app.

# tiktok - Thursday 6 August, 2020

'Hundreds of new jobs' to be created in Ireland as TikTok announces plans for European Data Centre
# Social Media
From TheJournal.ie
# Social Media

'Hundreds of new jobs' to be created in Ireland as TikTok announces plans for European Data Centre

Aug 6th 2020, 9:10 AM 63,873 Views 87 Comments

The €420 million data centre, the company’s first in Europe, is to be operational by 2022.

# tiktok - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?
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From TheJournal.ie
# Tiktok

Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?

Aug 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 18,537 Views 13 Comments

A September deadline looms for the blockbuster acquisition.

Trump gives TikTok 6 weeks to sell itself to US company, saying it will be 'out of business' otherwise
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From TheJournal.ie
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Trump gives TikTok 6 weeks to sell itself to US company, saying it will be 'out of business' otherwise

Aug 4th 2020, 9:00 AM 37,164 Views 71 Comments

Trump said that Microsoft was in talks to buy TikTok.

# tiktok - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Microsoft reportedly in advanced talks to buy US TikTok operation
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From TheJournal.ie
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Microsoft reportedly in advanced talks to buy US TikTok operation

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:02 AM 21,099 Views 26 Comments

The reports emerged as US President Donald Trump said he would ban the Chinese-owned app in the US.

# tiktok - Saturday 1 August, 2020

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app
# White House
From TheJournal.ie
# White House

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app

Updated Aug 1st 2020, 1:50 PM 125,465 Views 174 Comments

The president said he could use emergency economic powers or an executive order.

# tiktok - Monday 20 July, 2020

TikTok says Chinese government does not have access to its users' data
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

TikTok says Chinese government does not have access to its users' data

Jul 20th 2020, 9:15 AM 11,368 Views 37 Comments

TikTok head of public policy for Europe told the BBC: “It’s completely false.”

# tiktok - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Amazon says email telling employees to delete TikTok from their phones 'sent in error'
# Tech
From TheJournal.ie
# Tech

Amazon says email telling employees to delete TikTok from their phones 'sent in error'

Jul 11th 2020, 12:04 PM 16,503 Views 21 Comments

Amazon cited “security risks” from the China-owned service in the email.

# tiktok - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Block-booking of Trump rally tickets shows power of K-pop fans as online organisers
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From TheJournal.ie
# Online Army

Block-booking of Trump rally tickets shows power of K-pop fans as online organisers

Jun 27th 2020, 8:00 PM 57,870 Views 49 Comments

The Trump campaign boasted than more than one million tickets were requested but just 6,200 people attended.

# tiktok - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'Nothing political, nothing stressful. Just calm tadpoles': Tyrone teen on her international TikTok fame
# Tadpole Girl
From TheJournal.ie
# Tadpole Girl

'Nothing political, nothing stressful. Just calm tadpoles': Tyrone teen on her international TikTok fame

Jun 11th 2020, 8:23 PM 21,540 Views 12 Comments

Hannah McSorley is affectionately known as “tadpole girl” and has an audience scattered across the USA, UK, Ireland and beyond.

# tiktok - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

'Absolutely crazy': TikTok to investigate Irish videos showing 'dangerous pranks' with farm machinery
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'Absolutely crazy': TikTok to investigate Irish videos showing 'dangerous pranks' with farm machinery

Updated May 26th 2020, 1:08 PM 52,844 Views 54 Comments

IFA president Tim Cullinan called on those recording the videos to show more responsibility.

# tiktok - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Taoiseach invites woman who received abuse for Irish dancing video to 2021 St Patrick's parade
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From TheJournal.ie
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Taoiseach invites woman who received abuse for Irish dancing video to 2021 St Patrick's parade

May 5th 2020, 10:36 PM 173,605 Views 70 Comments

Morgan Bullock said she was accused of cultural appropriation because she is a black Irish dancer.

# tiktok - Sunday 1 December, 2019

How young people are using TikTok to discuss elections, wars and now China's internment camps
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How young people are using TikTok to discuss elections, wars and now China's internment camps

Dec 1st 2019, 10:30 AM 15,120 Views 7 Comments

China this week apologised for removing a US teen’s video condemning Beijing’s crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang.

# tiktok - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Chinese-owned app TikTok apologises for removing viral clip which was critical of Beijing
# Censorship
From TheJournal.ie
# Censorship

Chinese-owned app TikTok apologises for removing viral clip which was critical of Beijing

Nov 28th 2019, 7:03 AM 7,950 Views 14 Comments

TikTok initially denied it removed the clip but later admitted it, claiming it was done in human error.

# tiktok - Friday 15 November, 2019

As TikTok builds up a massive user base, Ireland is taking notice
# Media And Marketing
From TheJournal.ie
# Media And Marketing

As TikTok builds up a massive user base, Ireland is taking notice

Nov 15th 2019, 11:14 AM 16,067 Views 12 Comments

First it will get your customers’ eyeballs, then your marketing budgets.

# tiktok - Saturday 2 November, 2019

US ‘launches review of popular China-owned video app TikTok’
# Review
From TheJournal.ie
# Review

US ‘launches review of popular China-owned video app TikTok’

Nov 2nd 2019, 3:15 PM 19,091 Views 30 Comments

TikTok claims to have more than 500 million active users in some 150 countries and regions.

# tiktok - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Social media app TikTok removed almost a dozen accounts for publishing ISIS propaganda videos
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From TheJournal.ie
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Social media app TikTok removed almost a dozen accounts for publishing ISIS propaganda videos

Oct 22nd 2019, 5:44 PM 9,500 Views 11 Comments

An employee at TikTok said that about 10 accounts were removed for posting the videos.

# tiktok - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Here's why everyone's talking about something called TikTok
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From The Daily Edge
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Here's why everyone's talking about something called TikTok

Oct 9th 2018, 5:53 PM 9,221 Views 1 Comment

The same, but different.