TikTok said it has found no evidence of a data breach, after a user post on a hacker forum claimed that there had been a breach. The forum, Breached.to, said the user who made the original claim about a TikTok data breach was likely lying. The forum has banned the user’s account permanently for the violation. While the data breach claim may have been false, it was still widely shared on...
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Brian Brushwood’s online career illustrates how regularly social apps go up in smoke. The magician, who spent 15 years touring college campuses, started to post video clips of his life on the road online in 2006. He amassed more than one million followers on six-second video app Vine and one million followers on Google+. Then, both shut down. “I am king of the failed platforms,” Brushwood,...
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