From reason:

“Recently, the United States has moved to restrict and control the content that U.S. citizens can put on their phones—initiating a ban of both WeChat and TikTok from web stores. While it has yet to be seen whether these bans ever take full effect (as the dispute evolves almost daily) the ultimate success or failure of the American effort is almost irrelevant,” writes R Street Institute Senior Fellow Paul Rosenzweig. “What is shocking, and dismaying, is that the effort was made at all.”