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Bloomberg: TikTok owner seeks US CEO to potentially oversee app’s advertising

ByteDance, the Chinese tech firm, has interviewed candidates for a new U.S.-based CEO role for its viral video app TikTok, Bloomberg reported, citing …

Bytedance builds deepfake tech into its apps

TikTok’s parent company ByteDance has built technology to let users insert their face into videos starring someone else, TechCrunch reports.

Everything you need to know about ByteDance, the company behind TikTok

ByteDance was founded in March 2012 by Zhang Yiming, and it is best known for its mobile apps with entertainment value. It competes head to head …

Time May Be Ticking on Snap Investors’ Enthusiasm

In September 2017, ByteDance spent nearly $1 billion to acquire Musical.ly, a lip-synch mobile app, which it merged into the TikTok social media app …