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TikTok App Downloads Top 104.7 Million In January – Up 46% In One Year

Despite the ongoing U.S. investigation, TikTok growth continues to be astronomical. TikTok is the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide in January 2020. The app reached 104.7 million installs during that period. That’s a 46% increase in total downloads compared to January 2019. India accounts for 34.4% of those downloads, with Brazil clocking in at 10.4% […]

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TikTok Flat-Out Copies Instagram’s Profile Design in Latest Update

Photo Credit: Taylor Lorenz / Twitter TikTok is testing a new profile redesign that looks wholesale lifted from Instagram. The new TikTok profile screen moves avatars and followers to the left. It also places more emphasis on user biography information, much like Instagram and Twitter. A TikTok spokesperson has confirmed the company is working on […]

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Here Are This Year’s Grammy Winners, According to YouTube Music

Photo Credit: YouTube YouTube Music is predicting the 62nd Grammy winners ahead of the big show.YouTube selected winners from some of the most popular award categories. These predictions are based on global YouTube views, instead of ‘music experts’ that make up the Grammy’s voting block. If YouTube Music’s Grammy Awards predictions are correct, Billie Eilish […]

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Spotify Joins the Influencer Train With Their Own Version of ‘Stories’

Photo Credit: TechCrunch Spotify appears to be testing a new Stories feature, similar to Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat. Influencers will be able to share a short-form video with their public playlists. TechCrunch first reported on the new feature with leaked screenshots. YouTube fashion expert Summer Mckeen can be seen sharing a playlist with a video. […]