The US authorities has banned the obtain of WeChat and TikTok since September 20. Nonetheless, a brand new survey confirms that WeChat and TikTok have a big fan base in the USA.
Downloads for WeChat and TikTok soared final Friday earlier than the deadline. Analysis agency Sensor Tower reported that the variety of WeChat downloads on Friday was 10,000, up 150 p.c from Thursday and 233 p.c from the earlier week. Since October 7, 2019, WeChat has grow to be the most important variety of downloads in a single day.
With regards to TikTok, downloading is excess of WeChat. The variety of downloads on Friday was 247,000, up 12 p.c from Thursday.
The Trump administration has accused TikTok of stealing Americans’ knowledge for the Chinese language authorities. Beijing-based ByteDance, TikTok’s dad or mum firm, has been in talks with US firms in current weeks to arrange a brand new firm referred to as TikTok World to handle this. Trump will promote TikTok’s US enterprise to a US firm earlier than September 15. If not, it is going to be banned. Thus far, there are not any experiences that US firms have purchased TikTok. It is fascinating how the story of TikTok and the USA will proceed.