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Amazon.com bans, then un-bans TikTok app from employee mobile devices

1:04am BST

In the span of a few hours on Friday, Amazon.com Inc banned and then unbanned the TikTok video sharing app from employee mobile devices, calling the move a mistake.

Amazon.com says it sent the TikTok ban email to employees in error

10 Jul 2020

Amazon.com Inc said it sent an email earlier on Friday that requested employees remove the TikTok app from mobile devices that also had access to company emails in error.

Amazon.com says it sent the TikTok ban email to employees in error

10 Jul 2020

Amazon.com Inc said it sent an email earlier on Friday that requested employees remove the TikTok app from mobile devices that also had access to company emails in error.

Amazon.com demands TikTok app be removed from employee devices over 'security risks' -memo

10 Jul 2020

July 10 Amazon.com Inc has requested employees remove the TikTok video sharing app from their mobile devices by July 10 over "security risks," according to a memo to employees seen by Reuters.

TikTok quits Hong Kong as U.S. giants suspend processing data requests

07 Jul 2020

NEW YORK/HONG KONG Chinese-owned social media platform TikTok announced on Tuesday it would pull out of Hong Kong within days, as global tech giants struggle to figure out how to operate in the city under sweeping new security rules imposed by Beijing.

TikTok says it will exit Hong Kong market within days

07 Jul 2020

NEW YORK TikTok will exit the Hong Kong market within days, a spokesman told Reuters late on Monday, as other technology companies including Facebook Inc suspend processing government requests for user data in the region.

Grindr, dating app valued at $620 million, cleared for small-business loan

07 Jul 2020

Grindr, the gay dating app valued at $620 million when it was sold recently by its Chinese owner, was approved for a $1 million to $2 million loan for small businesses suffering from the coronavirus outbreak, according to official U.S. data released on Monday.

SoftBank-backed Lemonade raises $319 million in IPO

02 Jul 2020

Insurance startup Lemonade Inc, which is backed by SoftBank Group Corp said it raised $319 million in its U.S. initial public offering.

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