Twitter to share Ad revenue in reply threads

Twitter owner Elon Musk has announced the Blue App will share revenues from advertisements that appear in reply threads between it and Twitter account holders. Musk disclosed this on Friday in a series of posts via his verified Twitter handle. He said only those who could benefit from the new policy are accounts that have … Continue reading Twitter to share Ad revenue in reply threads

Elon Musk cuts down Twitter verification fee to $8

Elon Musk, the sole director of Twitter, has announced a slash of the Twitter verification fee from $20 per month to $8 per month. Musk made this known in a series of tweets on Tuesday. The billionaire rolled out the benefits of owning a paid verified handle as a priority in replies, mentions and searches, … Continue reading Elon Musk cuts down Twitter verification fee to $8

‘Golden parachutes’ worth $122m available for fired Twitter executives

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Three top executives of Twitter Inc fired by new owner Elon Musk stand to receive separation payouts totaling some $122 million, research firm Equilar said on Friday. Musk fired Twitter Chief Executive Parag Agrawal, Chief Financial Officer Ned Segal, and legal affairs and policy chief Vijaya Gadde, according to people familiar … Continue reading ‘Golden parachutes’ worth $122m available for fired Twitter executives

Elon Musk cites whistleblower revelations in new filing to scrap Twitter deal

Elon Musk made a fresh filing to terminate his Twitter deal, citing new revelations from the platform’s former security boss about major security gaps and misleading account data, a document made public Tuesday showed. In their filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission, Musk’s lawyers said the information recently provided by whistleblower Peiter Zatko illustrated … Continue reading Elon Musk cites whistleblower revelations in new filing to scrap Twitter deal

Why Elon Musk is abandoning Twitter

As Elon Musk fights a lawsuit from Twitter asking him to complete the takeover, he has called for the dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against him for cancelling his multibillion-dollar buyout deal and subpoenaing the social media company's former CEO. The moves come in response to Musk's sudden announcement in July that he would leave … Continue reading Why Elon Musk is abandoning Twitter

Why did Elon Musk get cold feet on Twitter?

Elon Musk's offer to buy Twitter was initially met with resistance. In fact, Twitter evoked a "poison pill" provision to stop Musk from forcibly buying the company. Eventually the company accepted the offer - a deal that Musk greeted with a one word tweet. "Yesss!!!" https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1518677066325053441?s=20 A few weeks later though, Mr Musk appeared to … Continue reading Why did Elon Musk get cold feet on Twitter?

Can a legal action force Elon Musk to buy Twitter for $44 billion?

Twitter is vowing to sue Elon Musk in order to force a close of his deal to acquire the company. "The Twitter Board is committed to closing the transaction on the price and terms agreed upon with Mr. Musk and plans to pursue legal action to enforce the merger agreement," the company said in a press … Continue reading Can a legal action force Elon Musk to buy Twitter for $44 billion?

Read Elon Musk’s letter to Twitter calling off his $44 billion takeover deal

Elon Musk's lawyers told the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that he was terminating his offer to buy Twitter. Musk said in April he would pay $44 billion for the social media platform. Read the letter in full. Elon Musk has abandoned his deal to acquire Twitter for $44 billion in a letter filed by … Continue reading Read Elon Musk’s letter to Twitter calling off his $44 billion takeover deal

Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX in $258 billion Cryptocurrency-related lawsuit

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is being sued for $258 billion (€245 billion) by a Dogecoin investor who accuses him of running a pyramid scheme to support the cryptocurrency. In a complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan on Thursday, plaintiff Keith Johnson accused Musk, the electric carmaker and the space tourism company of racketeering … Continue reading Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX in $258 billion Cryptocurrency-related lawsuit

Elon Musk threatens to end Twitter deal

Tesla CEO may terminate his $44 billion buyout because the social media giant is withholding data on fake accounts Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has warned Twitter's board of directors that he may back out of a deal to buy the social media platform for $44 billion because the company hasn't been forthcoming with information on … Continue reading Elon Musk threatens to end Twitter deal

Elon Musk’s wise piece of advice for ex-gf Amber Heard

Actor Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s defamation trial came to a close on Friday as both parties rested their case. The judge then handed the case over to the jury. Jurors are expected to evaluate the case and deliver the verdict this week. During the trial, Depp alleged that Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk and Heard dated during his marriage … Continue reading Elon Musk’s wise piece of advice for ex-gf Amber Heard

Why Elon Musk tweeted about death and going to hell

World richest man, Elon Musk has revealed he’s okay with going to hell. The tech genius revealed this on his official Twitter page on Monday, 9th May, 2022 while responding to a Tweep. The billionaire had made a disturbing post about his possible demise which had caused quite a stir online. A Twitter user had appealed to him to profess his … Continue reading Why Elon Musk tweeted about death and going to hell

Why Elon Musk wants to buy Coca Cola

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, has stated that the next company he will purchase is Coca-Cola, in order to reintroduce cocaine into the market. “Next I’m buying Coca-Cola to put the cocaine back in,” he said. https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1519480761749016577?t=x19RFSFTDAiZQox7Wcx3pQ&s=19 The tweet comes 24 hours after Musk bought the microblogging service Twitter for $43 billion and $54.20 per share in … Continue reading Why Elon Musk wants to buy Coca Cola

Why Trump won’t be back on Twitter even with Elon Musk as new owner

The 45th US President Donald Trump has no intention of coming back to Twitter, even after the platform's acquisition by Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk that was announced on Monday. Trump told Fox News he will instead make his social media comeback on TRUTH Social, his own platform, in the coming days. "I am not going … Continue reading Why Trump won’t be back on Twitter even with Elon Musk as new owner

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion

Elon Musk, the world's richest man, has finally succeeded in acquiring the social media firm Twitter. The microblogging platform's board of directors accepted Musk's $44 billion offer to take the company private. "Free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy, and Twitter is the digital town square where matters vital to the future of humanity are … Continue reading Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion