Will the US ban TikTok? Platform accused of spying and leaking data1 min read . Updated: 27 Dec 2022, 02:10 PM IST
- TikTok allows users to post video clips set to music. The US has over 90 million users in the country as of 2021. Two-third of the app's users are teenagers.
Bytedance-owned TikTok recently admitted to spying on journalists in the US to get to their sources. According to a report by Nikkei Asia, the country is now stepping up efforts to ban the use of TikTok. The report says that the US House of Representatives has approved a legislation last week that will bar the app from government-owned devices.
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