Tiktok and WeChat to be banned in US app stores from Sunday TikTok is hoping that a deal with Oracle will see the ban on the app lifted before it's brought into place TikTok sues Trump administration to block US ban - The Boston GlobeTikTok asked a federal judge in Washington to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban on the fast-growing social-media network. TikTok says Oracle can review its source code, but deal won’t allow tech transfersThe short-video maker’s Chinese parent company is seeking to tamp down domestic controversy over the deal. Trump backs proposed deal to keep TikTok operating in U.S.Trump has targeted Chinese-owned TikTok for national security and data privacy concerns in the latest flash point in the rising tensions between Washington and Beijing. US set to ban WeChat and TikTok from app storesThe move could effectively wreck the operation of both Chinese services for US users. U.S. bans WeChat and TikTok from app stores, threatening shutdownsThe two Chinese-owned apps will be barred from accessing essential internet services in the U.S. from Sunday. Hillicon Valley: Trump's ban on TikTok, WeChat in spotlight | NASA targeted by foreign hackers | Instagram accused of spying in lawsuitWelcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill's newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Trump bans TikTok downloads, WeChat from Sunday citing US national securityAccess to popular social platform to be allowed until Nov. 12; US says move will 'combat China’s malicious collection of American citizens’ personal data'