ByteDance’s international short video application, TikTok, launched an education program in India, one of its largest markets.
Beijing Bytedance Technology launched an educational initiative for entrepreneurs on company internal exploration.
Short video app TikTok has opened an office in close proximity to Facebook’s headquarters in Silicon Valley and has begun poaching Facebook employees
US republican senator for Florida, Marco Rubio, announced on October 9 that he was preparing to request the Committee on Foreign Investment to investigate the 2017 acquisition of the video app Musical.ly by ByteDance.
ByteDance has completed the acquisition of Baike.com, an encyclopedia service provider and rival to Baidu’s similar services.
National Football League (NFL) and Chinese short video platform TikTok, announced today a new multi-year partnership to bring NFL’s exciting experience to TikTok’s global community.
Chinese social media giant ByteDance injected millions of dollars into Baike.com to enrich its sea of searchable content on its recently released Toutiao search engine.
Due to the large number of mobile users and short video’s virus spread on social media, short video industry is seeing booming growth in China.
QuestMobile have recently released their semi-annual report on the short-video industry. 7.2 out of 10 mobile Internet users are using short-video products.
On August 1, Bytedance posted a recruitment notice, announcing that their online search department is looking for new talent.
Several Chinese short video/live broadcast applications made it into the Top 20 of Apple’s App Store and Google Play in terms of downloads and revenue outside mainland China during the second quarter of 2019.
China’s ByteDance, owner of the popular TikTok streaming app, is confirmed on July 29 to be taking a step into hardware to develop its own smartphone.
TikTok’s parent company ByteDance might have acquired Jukedeck, an AI music startup behind a tool that can automatically generate tunes.
ByteDance announced it is setting up a data center in India, where its app TikTok has been under scrutiny for privacy violations and possibly facing a ban.
UK regulators are investigating ByteDance’s short video application TikTok on how they handle the personal data collected from younger users, and whether it prioritizes the safety of children on its social network.