TikTok is one of the most popular apps in America, despite attempts by lawmakers to ban it. The New York Times is interested in learning more about this powerful platform, as well as the people behind it.
Sapna Maheshwari is the reporter for The Times covering TikTok. I want to hear from anyone who is connected to the company, in any way.
Employees, current and former. We're interested in learning more about the relationship that exists between TikTok, its parent company ByteDance and the Chinese app developer. We're also curious to know more about TikTok's business model in the United States. From ad sales and e-commerce to how it moderates the content on its platform.
TikTok users. What is its impact on your life? How do you see young people using the app if you are a parent, educator or both? Do you use it?
People who have created unique TikTok communities and those who make money in surprising ways from the platform.
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