Facebook’s Instagram is trying to lure TikTok’s most popular users away with the offer of cash incentives, the Wall Street Journal reported . Instagram’s move comes as it prepares for the launch of Reels, its competing feature expected to go live next month in the U.S. The offers from Instagram could be for hundreds of thousands of dollars each, the Journal reported. One creator told the...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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