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Microsoft reportedly wants to buy TikTok's global operations - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

Instead of just the US, Canadian, Australian and NZ business, Microsoft is mulling a total buyout, a report says.
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Microsoft wants to purchase TikTok's global operations, sources say

Microsoft wants to purchase TikTok's global operations, sources say

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

According to a Financial Times report on Thursday, the deal to buy TikTok globally includes its operations in India and Europe, five people with knowledge of the talks said.
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A new report says that Microsoft is expanding its acquisition interest in TikTok to include the entire global business, but a source says it isn't true

A new report says that Microsoft is expanding its acquisition interest in TikTok to include the entire global business, but a source says it isn't true

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The Financial Times reported Thursday that Microsoft - the frontrunner in talks to acquire TikTok's US operations - is interested in buying the app's entire global business.
However, a person familiar with the matter told Business Insider the report is "completely false."
TikTok has more than 2.3 billion downloads globally. Reports have recently valued TikTok in its entirety between $30 billion to $50 billion.
TikTok's parent company, ByteDance, has been exploring a deal to sell off TikTok's US operations to get in front of threats from the Trump administration to ban the app over...
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