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Reuters Plans Paywall for Certain Articles

Reuters is planning on putting many of its articles behind a subscription paywall, the news service told employees. Reuters would become one of the last free news services to adopt a subscription business model, a sign of how much the news industry has shifted away from relying on advertising. The current plan, outlined to Reuters employees last month, envisions putting all articles coming from...

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Once a Hero, TikTok’s Founder Is Under Attack in China

Zhang Yiming was a hometown hero. Local media heralded his startup, ByteDance, as China’s most internationally successful internet product. It was the first Chinese tech company to challenge the likes of Facebook for global pop-culture dominance with its breakout hit app, TikTok. Now, as his company is under attack across the world, he’s also facing some criticism back home.

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