An agreement between TikTok and the Biden Administration that had been expected by year end will be delayed because of renewed concerns over the app’s potential threat to national security, The Wall Street Journal reported. The two sides had reached a tentative deal this summer that would have included steps for oversight over TikTok’s handling of U.S. users’ data, but senior U.S. officials,...
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