February 20, 2024

‘Lol hey guys’: Biden campaign joins TikTok with Super Bowl video | News

Despite a White House restrictions on government agencies using the software, Joe Biden was featured in an TikTok video that his campaign team posted.

The US president appeared in a clip on the @bidenhq account during Sunday’s ( 11 February ) Super Bowl LVIII.

Chinese tech giant ByteDance, which is being investigated in the US for possible federal safety issues, is the owner of TikTok.

Concerns that the Chinese government might have access to people’s data or use it as a advertising resource have led some lawmakers to call for an outright ban.

TikTok has taken significant steps to protect user privacy and maintains that it would not reveal US customer data with the Chinese government.