Tag Archives: TikTok

An App Posing an International Threat? The TikTok Ban and What It Could Mean in the U.S.

By: Emily Gross TikTok was first introduced in China in September of 2016. In 2018, it was the most downloaded app, and as of 2022 TikTok had over 3 billion downloads and over 1 billion active users every month. I first heard about TikTok sometime in early 2020, when a co-worker mentioned the app and […]

Europe’s Crackdown on Big Tech Turns to TikTok

By: Jake Waldman February 9, 2023 TikTok is highly popular among teenagers in Europe, and its popularity has been growing rapidly in recent years. The app’s unique combination of short-form video content and engaging features, such as music and filters, has made it particularly appealing to young people. TikTok allows users to create and share short, […]