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Musical.ly Acquired by Bytedance for as Much as $1 Billion USD

Bytedance, China’s giant digital-content aggregator, is set to acquire U.S.-based social video app Musical.ly, the companies confirmed on Friday in Asia. ByteDance did not give financial details of the deal in a statement on Friday, but a report from the Wall Street Journal said the acquisition of Musical.ly, an app especially popular with teenagers that allows users to post...

Apple Music to Supply Song Snippets to Musical.ly App

Apple is reportedly partnering with Musical.ly, the popular music video app that lets users create and share their own music videos, reports Recode. Starting on Friday, Apple Music is expected to supply the songs to the app, replacing 7digital. With this partnership, Apple is hoping to promote Apple Music to a wider user base. The...