Although, when the name of Bill Gates is mentioned, anywhere, anytime, across the world, the first thing that comes to mind is that he is the money bag of Microsoft, however, the current CEO of Microsoft is Satya Nadella. It is he who sees with interest, a potential acquisition of TikTok by Microsoft.
However, there is a developing news about the intention of the tech giant, Microsoft, to acquire the Chinese social media network, Tiktok. Considerably, Microsoft could take advantage of the new industrial cold war between China and the United States of America to buy TikTok's American activities.
Satya Nadella sees TikTok as a phenomenal success within Generation Z. To back this up, one could visit the fact that TikTok is now enjoying more than 800 million users, across the globe, and its growth is exceptional.
Technically, the crux of the war between China and the United States of America may, sincerely, be won on how much data each country is able to lay her hands on.
In the light of this, if Bill Gates' Microsoft is able to acquire TikTok, with over 800 million users, across the globe, the company would, by default, inherits the data possess by the existing users of the app and this may, considerably, assist Microsoft in working in hands with United States of America in the course of overtaking China in the global economy.
Besides, inheriting a data of about TikTok's 800 million existing users would be beneficial to Microsoft as they try to successfully enter the world of consumer social networks. Microsoft has already bought LinkedIn, but this network is professionally oriented than TikTok that has been allowing users from various fields of life.
Tag: Bill Gates, TikTok, Microsoft
Written by Omooba Alekuwodo
Published 3/29/2022 10:39:04 AM