Girl using her cellular device

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Teen Girls Develop Tics, Doctors Cite TikTok & Other Social Media

Experts at top Pediatric hospitals in the U.S, Canada, Australia, and the U.K have found that girls develop tics due to "TikTok", which is likely to cause anxiety and depression. According to doctors, it is a form of functional disorder which is caused by watching Tourette Syndrome videos in TikTok. Experts are advising parents to move their children away from social media.

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 07:07 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: teen developing tics, TikTok, Tiktok App, Tik-Tok

Bytedance CEO Zhang Yiming to step down from his role

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Bytedance Founder Zhang Yiming To Step Down As CEO By 2021 End

TikTok’s parent company Bytedance CEO Zhang Yiming on May 20 announced to step down from the role citing his lack of managerial skills to run the firm. Reportedly, Liang Rubo, co-founder of the company would be the next CEO after Zhang. Billionaire Zhang said that he is ‘preferring solitary activities like being online, reading, listening to music, and daydreaming’ rather than being an ideal manager.

Sat, 22 May 2021 - 06:25 PM / by Samanth Lanka

Tags: ByteDance, TikTok, CEO, Tiktok App, More on TikTok

Courtesy: Economic Times