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Arts Oct 22Short-video app Quibi shutting down just months after launch
“Quibi is not succeeding,” the app's top executives bluntly declared in a letter posted online.
Nation Sep 23TikTok asks judge to block Trump’s ban as deadline looms
TikTok asked a judge to block the Trump Administration's attempt to ban its app, suggesting the Chinese-owned app's deal with Oracle and Walmart remains unsettled.
Politics Aug 24TikTok sues Trump over his pending order to ban app
Video app TikTok is waging a legal fight against the Trump Administration's efforts to ban the popular, Chinese-owned service over national-security concerns.
Nation Aug 07Trump orders ban on dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat
The executive orders take effect in 45 days and could bar the apps from the Apple and Google app stores, effectively removing them from U.S. distribution.
Politics Aug 04Trump’s demand for U.S. cut of a TikTok deal is unprecedented
President Trump’s demand that the U.S. government get a cut of Microsoft buying TikTok is the latest unprecedented scenario in an unprecedented situation.
Economy Aug 01Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok’s U.S. business
The potential deal would be a victory for both companies, making Microsoft Corp. a major player in the social media arena and providing relief to TikTok and its parent company, Bytedance Ltd., a target of President Donald Trump’s.
Arts Jul 27Oprah’s O Magazine to end regular print editions after 20 years
Hearst says the brand is not going away but will become more focused on its digital versions while offering some form of print. It is among the country's most recognizable magazines.
Nation Jul 12Chatham announces plan to buy newspaper publisher McClatchy
McClatchy is one of the largest newspaper companies in the U.S. It owns 30 papers including the Miami Herald, the Charlotte Observer and the Sacramento Bee. It filed for bankruptcy protection because of a heavy debt load stemming from its…
Nation Jul 10Amazon says email to employees banning TikTok was a mistake
Amazon says it mistakenly sent an email to employees telling them to delete the popular video app TikTok from their phones. Amazon had told employees to delete the app from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks…
Economy Jun 29Reddit bans pro-Trump forum in hate speech crackdown
An online comment forum that is one of the internet's most popular websites has banned a pro-Donald Trump forum as part of a crackdown on hate speech.