Are Traditional Media Out of Touch? It has been nearly four years since I made my first TikTok, bright-eyed and sporting a bob on the third floor of the BBC’s New Broadcasting House back when I was a video journalist there. It’s not just my hair length that’s changed; inContinue Reading

Bratislava, Slovakia – In a bid to safeguard the integrity of Slovakia’s upcoming election scheduled for September 30, the European Commission and the Slovakian government have issued a stern warning to social media giants Alphabet, TikTok, and Meta (formerly Facebook) to intensify efforts to combat foreign interference on their platforms,Continue Reading

TikTok, the popular social media platform, is stepping into the e-commerce arena with a strategic move to strengthen its online retail presence in Malaysia. The platform’s e-commerce division has joined forces with Advance Intelligence Group, a fintech startup backed by Warburg Pincus, to introduce the Atome “buy now, pay later”Continue Reading

In recent weeks, the European Commission, European Parliament and other institutions have instructed staff to delete the app off their work phones. Now, the company wants to convince European governments that it is an industry leader in data protection. The company outlined plans on Wednesday to build three European dataContinue Reading

The European Commission has ordered its staff to remove the popular social media app TikTok from their corporate devices and personal phones over cybersecurity concerns. The commission, which has around 32,000 permanent and contract employees, said the move was aimed at protecting data and increasing cybersecurity in the face ofContinue Reading