TikTok sues Trump government over ban in US

San Francisco: China-based TikTok on Monday filed a lawsuit against the August 6 executive order by the Donald Trump government that prohibited the company to do any business in the US. In a blog post, the ByteDance-owned Short-video making app said that it does not take suing the government lightly. “However, we feel we have […]

US President Donald Trump (File Photo)

Facebook, Twitter remove Trump clip over Covid misinformation

San Francisco: Facebook and Twitter have removed a video clip from an interview in which US President Donald Trump claimed children were “almost immune” to coronavirus. The social media platforms said the statement by the US President made during the interview to Fox News violated their rules related to Covid-19 misinformation. While Facebook removed the […]

Snapchat says won’t promote Trump account on its platform

San Francisco: Photo-messaging app Snapchat has decided not to promote US President Donald Trump’s account on its Discover page of curated content, Axios reported on Wednesday. What makes the Snapchat decision significant is that Trump posted or tweeted controversial content on Twitter and Facebook and not Snapchat. “We are not currently promoting the President’s content […]