Tag Archives: TikTok

Faces of TikTok Stars Used In Fake Porn Videos Without Their Consent

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Whew! Imagine seeing your face in a porn video without your consent. Well, this is a phenomenon going on with TikTok stars, sadly without their consent. The disgraceful trend is known as “deepfake porn”—digital manipulation in video form by using artificial intelligence technology that places an individual’s face on another’s …

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TikTok Is Partnering With Shopify In New E-Commerce Deal

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TikTok is expanding by partnering with Shopify, the e-commerce platform announced Tuesday. This new deal will allow Shopify merchants to select which product they want to promote. Video ads will then automatically generate and pop-up on TikTok user’s video feed,  driving customers to Shopify checkout to easily make purchases. This partnership …

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TikTok Users Live to Dance Another Day; Trump’s Download Ban Blocked

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Written By @cabbagepatchgrl On August 6, Donald Trump signed an executive order against the TikTok app, demanding its ByteDance owners sell to a company in the United States or risk being banned. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The White House expressed national security concerns in its order, claiming the app is sharing user information …

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Viral TikTok “Benadryl Challenge“ Can Be Lethal, FDA Warns

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TikTok has become very popular during the quarantine by offering a platform where creatives are able to make original or remade content videos. However, the level of traffic they receive on a day to day basis has put them at a disadvantage in quickly regulating dangerous content. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ A new …

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TikTok Asks Federal Court To Halt Trump Ban

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TikTok has asked a federal court to stop Donald Trump’s ban of the app ahead of its September 27 deadline to complete a deal with Oracle and Walmart that meets government approval. The motion for a preliminary injunction was filed on Wednesday in Washington D.C.after, a suit came on Friday, …

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Tik Tok Download Ban Goes Into Effect Sunday

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The Trump administration announced that starting Sunday, September 20, it will restrict access to the popular short-form video app TikTok. But don’t fear TikTok’ ers, if you have the app already installed, this doesn’t pertain to you. But if you don’t, go head over to the app store and download …

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Instagram Launches Answer To TikTok, Instagram Reels

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Instagram has launched Reels, its answer to TikTok, on Wednesday. The Facebook-owned company added the feature, which allows users to shoot, edit, and post 15-second video clips set to music or audio, Billboard reports. The videos can be viewed via Instagram’s Explore page. Director of product Tessa Lyons-Laing said Reels …

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