Since its establishment more than three years ago, TikTok has amassed one billion users. Photograph: Hollie Adams/Bloomberg

TikTok, the popular short-video app, named ByteDance Ltd chief financial officer Shouzi Chew as chief executive officer, filling the top leadership po(...)

Comedian Sarah Cooper’s page  on  TikTok. Photograph: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Short-form video app TikTok is set to expand its Irish operation, adding 200 new jobs in the next three months. That will bring the total number empl(...)

The Trump administration’s impending ban on TikTok has further worsened tensions between Beijing and Washington. Photograph: AP

TikTok chief executive Kevin Mayer has resigned just months after taking the helm of the viral short video app, stepping out of the crossfire as the T(...)

US president Donald Trump said a sale to any party – including Microsoft – would not be an acceptable solution. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure, Jim Watson/AFP via Getty

ByteDance, the Chinese owner of TikTok, is racing to save the video-sharing app’s US operations by making a last-ditch plea to the Trump administratio(...)

TikTok head Alex Zhu  in New York on, November 14th, 2019. ‘The data of TikTok is only being used by TikTok for TikTok users,’ he said. Photograph: Alexander Harris/The New York Times

Like almost everybody who runs a big tech company these days, Alex Zhu, the head of the of-the-moment video app TikTok, is worried about an image prob(...)