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TikTok could face £27m fine for failing to protect children’s privacy

TikTok is facing the prospect of a £27m fine for failing to protect the privacy of children, the UK’s data watchdog has said. “Companies providing digital services have a legal duty to put those protections in place but our provisional view is that TikTok fell short of meeting that requirement.” For more information see our Newsletters may contain info about charities, online ads, and content funded by outside parties. In May, the ICO fined the facial recognition company Clearview AI £7.5m– the third largest it has imposed – for collecting images of people from social media platforms and the web to add to a global database.

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