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Oracle Founder Donated $250,000 to Republican Graham Before TikTok Deal

San Francisco, Oct 18: As the Cloud giant inched closer to win the TikTok deal in the US, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison donated $250,000 to a political action committee (PAC) supporting Senator Lindsey Graham’s (Republican-South Carolina) re-election campaign, the media reported. According to a report in The Verge on Saturday, US Federal Election Commission documents show […]

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TikTok Sale: Donald Trump Says Oracle, Walmart to Have Total Control of App or US Will Not Approve Deal

Washington, September 21: Oracle and Walmart will need to have “total control” over the Chinese video-sharing app TikTok in order for the United States to approve a deal between the company and its two US partners, President Donald Trump said on Monday. “They are going to have total control over it,” Trump told Fox News […]

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TikTok Sale: Donald Trump Says Oracle, Walmart to Have Total Control of App or US Will Not Approve Deal

Washington, September 21: Oracle and Walmart will need to have “total control” over the Chinese video-sharing app TikTok in order for the United States to approve a deal between the company and its two US partners, President Donald Trump said on Monday. “They are going to have total control over it,” Trump told Fox News […]

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TikTok Averts Ban in US, ByteDance to Remain Majority Stakeholder in TikTok Global; All You Need to Know About Chinese Company’s Deal With Oracle And Walmart

New Delhi, September 21: ByteDance, the Chinese owner of short video-sharing platform TikTok, on Monday said it will retain 80 percent stake in the newly created company TikTok Global. In order to protect TikTok from banning in the United States, ByteDance has joined hands with cloud major Oracle and Walmart Inc to form a new company called TikTok Global […]

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The easy way to get a square deal

Researchers at Osaka University have discovered a new method to easily add lanthanide cubanes into a previously synthesized metallo-supramolecular framework. By simply soaking a crystal in a cubane-containing solution, the molecules become intercalated via a single-crystal-to-single-crystal transformation. This research may help chemists design cost-effective methods of storing energy or develop new catalysts. Fig1. A schematic […]

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TikTok may remain available in US under new deal with Oracle and Walmart

The massively popular and controversial short video app TikTok may remain available to users in the United States following a new deal between the company, Oracle, and Walmart. The announcement comes from TikTok itself, which states that it is ‘pleased’ with this new arrangement and that it expects it will ‘settle questions around TikTok’s future […]

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TikTok-Oracle Deal Gets Approval From Donald Trump, Walmart Likely to Take Part Too

Washington, September 20: US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he has approved the purchase of TikTok, a video-sharing app owned by Chinese company ByteDance, to US software company Oracle, with the possible participation of Walmart. “I have given the deal my blessing,” Trump told reporters on Saturday, adding “it will have nothing to […]

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Chingari, Homegrown Short Video-Sharing Platform, Inks Music Licensing Deal With T-Series After TikTok Banned in India

New Delhi, September 18: Homegrown short video-sharing platform Chingari which shot into popularity following the TikTok ban in June said on Friday that it has signed a music licensing agreement with T-Series. As a result of the partnership, all Chingari users in India, other Saarc nations, and in the Middle East will get access to […]

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Chingari, Homegrown Short Video-Sharing Platform, Inks Music Licensing Deal With T-Series After TikTok Banned in India

New Delhi, September 18: Homegrown short video-sharing platform Chingari which shot into popularity following the TikTok ban in June said on Friday that it has signed a music licensing agreement with T-Series. As a result of the partnership, all Chingari users in India, other Saarc nations, and in the Middle East will get access to […]