When the first rumors of Microsoft's involvement in TikTok first came about, people were quick to compare the acquisition to Mixer, Microsoft's ill-fated streaming platform. Is it a fair comparison? Let's explore.
The Trump administration may shut down TikTok in the US as early as today. But the owners behind the popular app have reportedly signaled it is willing to divest and cede operations to Microsoft in the States completely. While Microsoft seems like an odd fit, here are three reasons why it makes sense.