TikTok

TikTok creates Project Clover to prevent spying worries

Mar 9, 2023
Alex Baker

Social media giant TikTok has launched a new project to allay Western governments’ fears over spying. ‘Project Clover’ will ensure that a separate and independent…

TikTok limits teens to 60 minutes on the app… Or does it?

Mar 3, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

TikTok has announced new features that limits teens to 60 minutes on the app. It should help younger users spend less time on the app,…

EU bans TikTok from government employee phones

Feb 28, 2023
Alex Baker

The European Commission has told staff to remove the TikTok app from their phones and other devices. Accroding to the commission, the order was implemented…

how I went viral photographing strangers

Feb 12, 2023
David Williams

When you first see Dino, he’s quite an unassuming Italian gentleman armed with a camera. Let me assure you, though, Dino Serrao is someone whose…

TikTok could soon be banned from app stores

Feb 3, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

As the conflict between China and the U.S. progresses, lawmakers have now turned their attention to TikTok. A China-based company stands behind the super-popular app,…

Seattle schools sue TikTok, Meta, Snapchat, and YouTube over students’ mental health and behavioral issues

Jan 10, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube; and their parent companies are facing yet another lawsuit over mental health issues in children. This time, it comes from…

TikTok is now banned from all U.S. House of Representatives devices

Dec 28, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

The U.S. House of Representatives arm has announced that TikTok is now banned from all House-managed devices. According to the House’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO),…

US Congress introduces bill to ban TikTok in anti-spy move

Dec 15, 2022
Alex Baker

US Congress has introduced a bill to ban TikTok due to data protection and spying fears. The bill follows on the heels of a more…

TikTok heading into YouTube territory with horizontal format option

Dec 15, 2022
Alex Baker

Just when you’d accepted the verticle video format, TikTok goes and pulls a surprise on all of us and starts testing out a new horizontal…

Amazon’s new shopping feed looks a whole lot like TikTok

Dec 9, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Well, well, well, it looks like Instagram isn’t the only one trying to look like TikTok. Amazon Inspire, a new feed coming to the Amazon…