ByteDance, the Chinese owner of TikTok, said it had applied for a technology export license, a sign it is putting its deal for TikTok before the Chinese government for approval. ByteDance said it had applied for the export license in accordance with China’s list of prohibited and restricted tech exports. China recently updated its list to include software such as the computer algorithms that...
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Iger’s Disney Fix-It Plan Has Something for Everyone
Bob Iger really should have run for president, as he once considered doing. His political instinct is unmatched, at least among CEOs. On Wednesday, in his first quarterly earnings call since returning to the top job at Disney, Iger offered something for everyone. A return of the dividend! Layoffs! Creative executives get their power back! Traditional TV is still important, Iger reminded...
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