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Bill Gates Calls Microsoft's Deal with TikTok a 'Poison Chalice'

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has described the company's potential deal with TikTok as a "poison chalice". The company has planned to acquire TikTok's operations in US with an aim to enter the social media space. Calling it as “pretty bizarre”, Gates criticized the US President's decision of possible ban on TikTok. However, he also told that the social media business is not a "simple game".

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 03:54 PM / by D. RamaKrishnan

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