TikTok and the privacy perils of China’s first international social media platform

TikTok, the video-sharing platform owned by the Chinese social media giant ByteDance, is one of the most popular social media services in the world, with an estimated 800 million users. However, its zealous data collection, use of Chinese infrastructure, and its parent company’s close ties to the Chinese Communist Party make it a perfect tool … Continue reading TikTok and the privacy perils of China’s first international social media platform