Apple and Google yanked TikTok in a giant market over worries about pornography

Apple and Google have pulled popular video sharing app TikTok from their app stores in India amid pornography fears.  Earlier this month, the Madras high court asked the government to ban the app, saying it encouraged pornography and made young users vulnerable to sexual predators.  India is one of the top markets for the app. Business Insider recently reported that more than 40% of the app’s new users in 2018 were from India.


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