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BUSINESS

President Trump Seeks To Remove TikTok And WeChat From App Stores

TikTok and WeChat will be banned from U.S. app stores unless U.S. President Donald Trump agrees to a deal involving American companies. The Department of Commerce said it would bar people in the U.S. from downloading the messaging and video-sharing apps through any app store on any platform. The Trump administration says the companies threaten national security and could pass […]

POLITICS

Biden Leads In Battle Ground States But Can’t Ignore Trump’s Juggernaut

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s national polling lead over President Trump has taken a downward turn. This comes after the Republicans wrapped up their National Convention late last week. According to a new Morning Consult poll, Biden is leading with 50 percent support among likely voters, compared with 44 percent for Trump, with another 7 percent undecided. The latest poll […]

BUSINESS

Microsoft Seeks To Put The ‘B’ In TikTok

TikTok, the Chinese video-sharing social networking service owned by ByteDance, a Beijing-based Internet technology company founded in 2012 by Zhang Yiming, has found itself in the Trump administration’s crosshairs. “As far as TikTok is concerned, we’re banning them from the United States,” President Trump reportedly said. Meanwhile, a spokesperson for TikTok said in a statement that the app is a […]