• Microsoft and ByteDance reportedly pause TikTok acquisition talks

    11 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Microsoft has reportedly put talks about its possible TikTok acquisition on hold, according to The Wall Street Journal.
    The tech giant has halted plans with TikTok parent company ByteDance after U.S. President Donald Trump voiced his opposition regarding the acquisition.
    Although the acquisition does not seem to be dead or cancelled, the companies are waiting to get a better understanding of where the Trump administration stands and if it plans to take any action against TikTok.
    Prior to Trump's opposition towards the deal, Reuters revealed that ByteDance reportedly agreed to divest the...
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  • Has the clock stopped on Microsoft's possible TikTok takeover?

    Has the clock stopped on Microsoft's possible TikTok takeover?

    12 days ago - By ZDnet

    It's not a crazy rumor after all. Microsoft seems to be the key player in ByteDance's plan to try to divest its U.S. TikTok unit. But the White House still could scuttle the plan.
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