Investigation into TikTok as risk to U.S. children's privacy urged by 4 U.S. senators

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The letter from 4 senators was addressed to Zhang Yiming, founder and CEO of TikTok owner ByteDance.


“Thoughts and prayers”, right? :thinking:

Your children are being trained to produce behaviours on demand that are useful to the controllers of the app in exchange for treats.

It is a subtle strategy, a long game, one where even the app controllers may be partially in the dark, but one with long term consequences that are too important to ignore.

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