Microsoft says it will revive discussions to acquire TikTok after the company’s CEO Satya Nadella discussed the controversial deal with President Donald Trump. In a blog post Sunday evening, Microsoft said it will resume deal talks with TikTok’s Chinese parent company ByteDance, with the goal of completing the discussions no later than September 15. In the post, Microsoft said it “fully...
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Despite all the knives pointed at big tech right now, some longtime antagonists to the tech industry seem to be taking a back seat in the fights. These are the big media companies whose leaders have for years poked, prodded and attacked tech leaders at every chance they got. This isn’t to say that reporters are easing up. News coverage of tech companies from journalists, of course, has...
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