Month: August 2020

TikTok is a unique mix of social media platforms – here’s why kids love it

TikTok, a social media platform aimed at young mobile phone users, was the second most downloaded app in the world in 2019. It was the most downloaded app in July 2020. Like a political scientist who studies social media, I…

Special Tweet: Who Owns the Intellectual Property of Social Media Content?

With millions of messages posted every day across multiple platforms, social media plays a crucial role in how we communicate, which is even more evident during lockdowns related to COVID-19. Content creators on these platforms rarely take into consideration the…