‘TikTok’ releases its first transparency report, number one in India country content removal request


99 requests from India were found for use of user content and 11 request content was removed. The company received a total of 74 requests from the United States. The report includes data from January 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019

Video sharing social networking site TikTok (TickTalk) has released its Transparency Report for the first time. This report mentions the countries from which user requests for use of data and removal of content came from. According to this report, India has received the highest request for removal of specific content.

According to the report, India has also received the highest number of user data requests in the country. In the first 6 months of 2019, the company received 110 requests from India. Of these, 99 requests have been found for the use of user content and 11 request content removal.

From January 1 to June 30 in 2019, the company received a total of 74 requests from the United States. Of them, 68 requests were found to use user data and 6 to remove content.
According to this report, China has not made any request to remove the content or use the user’s data.

Requests for user data are 35 from Japan, 12 from Germany, 11 from Norway, 6 from France, United Kingdom, Sweden and South Africa, 5 from Australia, 5 from Israel and 3 from Poland, 2 from Poland as well as Austria, Belgium, Canada, New Zealand, Denmark, Denmark. , 1 from Pakistan, Switzerland and Turkey.

The TickTalk app is getting more and more liked by young people. With its growing popularity, its security has been questioned several times. The app has been benched immediately by the Madras High Court. The company will also announce another 6-month report for 2019 soon.

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