Kategorie: In English, please

Our data in the online world

The internet (or World Wide Web as people called it in the early 90s) is now 31 ½ years old! It sounds like a lot, and well, it is a lot. However, the internet as we know it today with instant messaging and 4G, social media and smartphones only started out in the early to mid 2010s. And this modern internet is, at least to me, kinda terrifying.

The TikTok success story

I bet all of you have heard about TikTok, right? Because it’s everywhere now! It only started in 2017, and has now over 1 billion Downloads plus 1 million on Android TV, and another 100 million for the Video Wallpaper app, and that’s on Android alone! But how did all of this start? How is the company behind TikTok, ByteDance becoming a threat for companies like Google?