Microsoft faces tech challenges in TikTok move

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Published on August 10, 2020 - Duration: 01:34s

Microsoft faces tech challenges in TikTok move

Microsoft Corp's bid to carve out parts of TikTok from its Chinese owner ByteDance will be a technically complex endeavor that could test the patience of President Donald Trump's administration, according to sources familiar with the setup.

Francis Maguire reports.

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