ByteDance’s Douyin ‘won’t be the last’ to be punished in China’s Big Tech crackdown, state media says

//ByteDance’s Douyin ‘won’t be the last’ to be punished in China’s Big Tech crackdown, state media says

ByteDance’s Douyin ‘won’t be the last’ to be punished in China’s Big Tech crackdown, state media says

Beijing’s latest crackdown on Douyin, a popular short video sharing app run by Chinese internet giant ByteDance, is meant to send an important message to the country’s Big Tech companies that they must redouble efforts to toe the government line and censor any content deemed unhealthy, according to state media and government sources.The National Office for the Fight Against Pornography and Illegal Publications, a government agency tasked with cleaning up China’s web, said on Friday that it…

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By | 2021-01-08T15:00:08+00:00 January 8th, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on ByteDance’s Douyin ‘won’t be the last’ to be punished in China’s Big Tech crackdown, state media says