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Politics | Politics

The mystery woman behind the viral Libs of Tik Tok account

“I’ve been called a Nazi, white supremacist, grifter, liar. I’m not offended — I think these people are so broken,” the founder told The Post.

Business & Finance | Marketing

Travel Influencer Sued for Telling "Increasingly Bold Lies" to Build Her Brand

A consumer watchdog sues a social media influencer for, among other things, lying about her travel achievements. | Frommer's

News | News

SUNDAY DIGEST: According to The Atlantic Nuclear War 'Would Hurt the Climate'

According to The Atlantic Nuclear War 'Would Hurt the Climate' The Atlantic, a far-left magazine owned by Apple founder Steve Jobs's billionaire widow Laurene Powell Jobs, published an article by Robinson Meyer warning that if the Russian i

Politics | The China Threat

Beijing-Based ByteDance Knows TikTok Is A Cultural Weapon

ByteDance owns an app controlled by a government enemy, and it's designed to be less harmful than the one peddled in America.

Health & Fitness | Psychology!

Teens who are “addicted” to TikTok experience worse depression and anxiety, and in turn, reduced working memory capacity

A study among teenage TikTok users found that those who showed addictive tendencies toward the platform performed worse when recalling number sequences. The findings, published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, furt

Politics | Politics

Ted Cruz Can't Run the Country – He Can't Even Keep His Kid Off TikTok!

Dear Sen. Cruz – I get it. It's tempting to let your kid have access to places her friends are, like Instagram and TikTok. But at what cost?

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Antisemitism Up Over 900 Percent on Social Media Giant TikTok, Finds University of Haifa Study

TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. …

Science & Technology | Technology

TikTok and Buzzfeed Are Disrupting a $250B Industry

Developing animated character brands was once expensive and high-risk. Maybe no longer.

Science & Technology | Social Media

TikTok insiders say social media company is tightly controlled by Chinese parent ByteDance

Former TikTok employees say there is cause for concern when it comes to the popular social media app's Chinese parent company.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Anti-Semitic TikTok Trend Fuels Violence in Jerusalem

Videos depicting anti-Semitic violence are trending on TikTok in Israel, encouraging Arab assaults on Jews amid ongoing violent protests in Jerusalem.

Humor | Humor

Funniest Ben Shapiro Parody TikToks

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Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Man astonished to learn proper use for slot on his car after '38 years on earth'

A man named Justin has gone viral on TikTok after sharing the discovery he made regarding the fuel cap of his car - and it turns out not many others knew about it either

Science & Technology | Social Media

Instagram says its algorithm won’t promote Reels that have a TikTok watermark - The Verge

Instagram issued new best practices for creators who want to make content on Reels. The platform recommends getting rid of watermarks and logos and making sure content isn’t blurry.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous

Guy Who Reverse-Engineered TikTok Reveals The Scary Things He Learned, Advises People To Stay Away From It | Bored Panda

Facebook got itself into a sensitive data scandal when it did shady business with Cambridge Analytica, Instagram confirmed a security issue exposing user accounts and phone numbers, but these apps are basically online security havens compared to TikTok, a

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Fresno men's heartwarming TikTok videos about their homeless neighbors go viral - ABC7 Los Angeles

Millions of people across the country have viewed Mohsin Alaqwari and Akram Mohsin's TikTok videos and fallen in love with the homeless people who visit Tower Gas and Mini Mart.

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump Administration to Ban Access to Chinese Apps WeChat and TikTok on Sunday

President Donald Trump's administration will block Americans from accessing China-based applications WeChat and TikTok from Sunday midnight, citing ...

News | International News

TikTok’s Parent Company Employs Chinese Communist Party Members in Its Highest Ranks

More than 130 employees at ByteDance, the Chinese owner of video-sharing application TikTok, are part of a Chinese ...

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Social Media Isn’t Actually Creating Anxiety Or Depression In Teens

An eight-year study conducted by Brigham Young University found that the amount of time spent on social media is not directly increasing anxiety or depression in teenagers.

Politics | The China Threat

TikTok’s Communist China Ties Make It The Worst Way To Waste Time In Quarantine

Communist China hampered the dissemination of information that could have prevented a pandemic, and we're spending the resultant quarantine with TikTok.

Science & Technology | Social Media

'Every kid wants to be an influencer': Why TikTok is taking off with Gen Z - Digiday

Marketers and publishers are still trying to get a handle on why TikTok is so popular among Gen Zers. Six Gen Z marketing consultants and entrepreneurs give their take.