Attacking TikTok won’t better protect Americans’ data privacy, and Donald Trump knows it
- Trump’s ban on Chinese apps is a cynical attempt to bolster his election campaign
- Data security is a huge issue that needs to be tackled, but the US government is skipping the hard work of regulating technology platforms and truly holding them accountable
Edith is a venture capitalist, technology executive, and creator of the China Internet Report, and Silicon News. She is a general partner at Race Capital, an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital fund. She has invested in over 50 start-ups.