TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS
TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS
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TikTok removes more than 7 Million accounts of underage users in first quarter, the first disclosure of such numbers

  • TikTok said it removed 11.1 million accounts, and 7.26 million were suspected of belonging to underage users
  • Platforms need parental permission to collect data on kids under the age of 13 in the US, but many lie about their age to create accounts

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TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS
TikTok said it removed more than 7 million accounts belonging to underage users in the first quarter. The company was previously fined in the US for unlawfully collecting children’s data. Photo: TNS
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