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TikTok's new campaign aims to curb suicide rate in India
Tue, Sep 10, 2019
Popular short video-sharing app TikTok has collaborated with Suicide Prevention India Foundation (SPIF) to launch #YourLifeMatters, a campaign aimed at spreading awareness around the importance of mental health and curbing suicide rates in India.
TikTok user-spend soars from $1.6 million to $10 million
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
While India remains the largest market for TikTok, the growth was due to users in China.
Facebook vs TikTok: Why time is running out for Mark Zuckerberg in India
Sun, Jul 21, 2019
"TikTok has launched new advertising formats such as brand takeovers that allow full-screen vertical display, in-feed native video, and hashtag challenge ads, which provide a more immersive and interactive platform to the marketers," Tiwari told IANS.
TikTok to release new feature
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
It is expected that the update will garner positive feedback from the users as well as make the app stable.
TikTok modus operandi: Here's how this controversial App is growing strong in India
Thu, Jul 04, 2019
TikTok: The short video ad spending will reach $6.5 billion in 2020 from $2.1 billion in 2018, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 25.5 per cent in that period.
Instagram quietly overhauls IGTV interface to take on TikTok, Snapchat
Wed, May 22, 2019
The battle of the best between Instagram, TikTok, and Snapchat continues to intensify. In its latest effort at keeping user interest alive, Facebook-owned Instagram has quietly redesigned IGTV's interface inside of the main app. The new design is more immersive and allows users to see the breadth of videos in IGTV instead of showing the horizontal scrolling interface that previously existed, TechCrunch reported. The redesigned IGTV now shows one central feed of algorithmically suggested videos based on user behaviour, instead of showing dedicated tabs, similar to how TikTok and Snapchat show content in their feed.
Ban on TikTok App lifted by Madras High Court
Wed, Apr 24, 2019
The interim ban on Chinese-owned TikTok video app has been lifted by the Madras High Court, subject to certain conditions. The video app claims to have more than 54 million active users in India.
Madras High Court lifts ban on ByteDance's TikTok app subject to certain conditions
Wed, Apr 24, 2019
The Madras High Court's Madurai Bench on Wednesday lifted the ban on video mobile app TikTok, owned by Chinese company ByteDance, subject to certain conditions.
SC directs Madras HC to decide plea of TikTok app on Apr 24
Mon, Apr 22, 2019
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said if the Madras High Court fails to decided on the plea of TikTok app.
Why TikTok is no longer available on Google Play Store, App Store
Thu, Apr 18, 2019
The ban forbids new users but has taken no stand on the already existing users of TikTok.
Google, Apple block TikTok download in India
Wed, Apr 17, 2019
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology had asked Google and Apple to block the app following the Supreme Court`s refusal to stay the original Madras HC court order on April 3.
Google blocks Chinese app TikTok in India after court order
Wed, Apr 17, 2019
Google has blocked access to the hugely popular video app TikTok in India to comply with a state court`s directive to prohibit its downloads, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.
TikTok removes over 6 mn videos for violating community guidelines in India
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
TikTok, a popular short video platform, Friday said it has removed over six million videos in India that have violated its community guidelines since July last year.
What is TikTok?
Sat, Mar 02, 2019
TikTok was reported to be the fourth most downloaded non-game app last year, and number 3 globally in terms of new installs across both stores.