ByteDance’s Toutiao Said to Be Ordered by China to Halt New Registrations Since September

July 17, 2021

Toutiao is ByteDance’s second-largest advertisement revenue source in China, after Douyin HIGHLIGHTS The reason for the blockage could not be immediately determined Toutiao’s app can still be downloaded and existing users can use it The CAC announced a probe into ride-hailing firm Didi Global TikTok owner ByteDance has been blocking

Facebook Says Iranian Hackers Targeted US, Europe Defence Workers Using Fake Accounts

July 16, 2021

Facebook said the group used email, messaging, and collaboration services to distribute the malwareHIGHLIGHTS The group made fictitious profiles across multiple social media platforms LinkedIn said it had removed a number of accounts Twitter was “actively investigating” the information in Facebook’s report Facebook said on Thursday it had taken down