The doctors and lawyers giving advice on TikTok

The BBC meets the medics and lawyers across America who are using the app to help educate the public.
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Transgender users accuse TikTok of censorship

The short-form video platform has been unable to explain why some content has been taken down.
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Coronavirus: How Facebook, TikTok and other apps tackle fake claims

Platforms are increasing efforts to block false information as the outbreak spreads and fear grows.
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Douyin, TikTok app in China, hits 400 million daily active users

Douyin, TikTok app in China, hits 400 million daily active usersChina’s TikTok, which has taken the world by storm, is working its magic in its home nation, too. The Chinese version of TikTok, called Douyin, has amassed 400 million daily active users, parent company ByteDance revealed in its annual report this week (in Chinese). This is an impressive growth for the addictive video app, which had 250 million daily active users in January last year.



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TikTok changes virtual gifts policy after BBC probe

The social network will not let under-18s purchase, send, or receive digital items on its platform.
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TikTok suppressed disabled users’ videos

Disability campaigners say it was “bizarre” to limit video views to reduce bullying on the app.
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TikTok sent US user data to China, lawsuit claims

The class action accuses TikTok of “surreptitiously” transferring data of American users to China.
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TikTok apologises and unblocks girl who posted Uighur video

A teenager blocked from social media platform TikTok after posting about Uighur Muslims has had her account reinstated and received an apology.
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TikTok apologises and reinstates banned US teen

Chinese-owned TikTok apologises to a US teenager who criticised China’s treatment of Muslims.
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Teen’s TikTok video about China’s Muslim camps goes viral

Video clips masquerading as being about beauty tips actually criticise China’s treatment of Muslims.
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TikTok: Should we trust the Chinese social-media video app?

US lawmakers are worried about TikTok’s Chinese ownership, despite its data-protection assurances.
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