Is TikTok Musical.ly?

TikTok and ByteDance’s business strategy and rise to fame is a unique and interesting one. Gaining popularity in China, then buying out the competition, lead to TikTok becoming the most popular social media app in…

Who made and owns TikTok?

With 1.5 billion users, this makes TikTok the most popular social media app in the world right now, but who owns the short form video sharing app and is your personal information on the app…

TikTok just passed 1bn downloads as it’s fined for illegally collecting children’s data

China’s karaoke app has taken the kids’ side of the internet by storm but it’s embroiled in a privacy controversy as it reaches a new milestone. TikTok is a popular app from Chinese developers ByteDance…

The most successful startup in the world runs karaoke apps

When you think startups, you think pioneering design and revolutionary tech. so would it surprise you to find out that the most valuable startup in the world is the owner of a karaoke app? TikTok…

Musical.ly disappear and find a new home in Tik Tok

Musical.ly are closing their doors but lip-syncers need not fear as they’re joining Tik Tok for a combined video experience in one place. Musical.ly are closing their app and losing their brand as part of…

Musical.ly are getting rid of their massive Live.ly app

Musical.ly gave people a platform to put themselves singing along to songs to the world, Live.ly did it but live but their app is being shut down now. Musical.ly took the world by storm as…

How Musical.ly are making $800m from teens lip-syncing to music

Musical.ly are looking to sell their app which in the space of 3 years has gone from a platform to share yourself lip syncing to an asset worth hundreds-of-millions. If you wanted to become a…

Musical.ly have integrated Apple Music’s 40m full tracks into their app

Musical.ly have revealed a partnership with Apple that will see their music streaming service stream full songs into the “music social network”. Musical.ly, the massively popular app that lets it’s users create their own music…

Chosen’s video app now has over 20 million songs to create clips from

Chosen launched last year as a video app designed to showcase the musical talents of strangers around the world and get them recognised. As is often the case with these sorts of the apps however,…

Musical.ly’s new live.ly app jumps to No.1 in app store

Almost a week after fully launching the new live streaming app Live.ly it ┬árockets to the top of the app store charts. The live streaming app comes from Musical.ly the popular open platform that helps…