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Elon Musk says Twitter clash with Apple a 'misunderstanding'
# Twitter
# Twitter

Elon Musk says Twitter clash with Apple a 'misunderstanding'

8 hours ago 11,534 Views 12 Comments

‘We resolved the misunderstanding about Twitter potentially being removed from the App Store,’ Musk tweeted.

# elon-musk - Yesterday's News

Twitter must comply with new rules or risk ban from EU, official says
# Twitter
# Twitter

Twitter must comply with new rules or risk ban from EU, official says

17 hours ago 12,724 Views 6 Comments

Thierry Breton, the EU’s commissioner for digital policy, held a video call with Elon Musk.

Twitter lifts policy intended to prevent spread of Covid misinformation
# Twitter
# Twitter

Twitter lifts policy intended to prevent spread of Covid misinformation

Wed 7:12 AM 9,501 Views 14 Comments

As of September of this year, Twitter had suspended 11,230 accounts under the policy.

# elon-musk - This week 27th November 2022 - 1st December 2022

Twitter owner Elon Musk signals new 'war' against Apple
# Tech Wars
# Tech Wars

Twitter owner Elon Musk signals new 'war' against Apple

Tue 7:22 AM 21,011 Views 39 Comments

Musk tweeted that Apple has “threatened to withhold Twitter from its App Store, but won’t tell us why”.

# elon-musk - Last week 20th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

Twitter employee: 'Our jobs are gone but we hope EU and UK law will protect us'
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Twitter employee: 'Our jobs are gone but we hope EU and UK law will protect us'

Sat 7:30 AM 26,155 Views 27 Comments

One former employee says staff are gutted – ‘after 14 interviews in 11 months, I had finally found my dream job’.

Senior Dublin-based Twitter executive secures injunction preventing her dismissal
# Courts
# Courts

Senior Dublin-based Twitter executive secures injunction preventing her dismissal

Fri 7:01 PM 21,127 Views 0 Comments

The order was secured by Sinead McSweeney, who is Twitter’s global vice president for public policy.

Elon Musk granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts
# Twitter
# Twitter

Elon Musk granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts

Nov 24th 2022, 10:58 PM 18,373 Views 27 Comments

The billionaire’s announcement came after he asked in a poll posted to his timeline to vote on reinstatements.

Tesla recalls 321,000 vehicles in the US for tail light problem
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Tesla recalls 321,000 vehicles in the US for tail light problem

Nov 20th 2022, 5:38 PM 13,668 Views 10 Comments

It is the latest of multiple Tesla recalls in the United States in recent months.

Trump's Twitter account reappears after Elon Musk poll
# Twitter
# Twitter

Trump's Twitter account reappears after Elon Musk poll

Nov 20th 2022, 7:37 AM 29,449 Views 43 Comments

Trump said he would not return to the popular platform but instead remain on his own network, Truth Social.

# elon-musk - Last month November 2022

Posting through it: The deepening absurdity of online billionaire behaviour
# Sbf
# Sbf

Posting through it: The deepening absurdity of online billionaire behaviour

Nov 19th 2022, 9:00 AM 20,662 Views 12 Comments

No amount of money can stop you from being cringe on the internet, writes Carl Kinsella.

Opinion: As a former Twitter employee, I'm horrified by what Elon Musk is doing
# Elon Takeover
# Elon Takeover

Opinion: As a former Twitter employee, I'm horrified by what Elon Musk is doing

Nov 18th 2022, 10:00 PM 33,488 Views 40 Comments

Declan Cashin used to work at Twitter – he says what is happening to the company is deeply disappointing.

Twitter's survival is about more than just Elon Musk getting his way - here's why
# Analysis
# Analysis

Twitter's survival is about more than just Elon Musk getting his way - here's why

Updated Nov 18th 2022, 8:12 PM 32,153 Views 19 Comments

Twitter has been shaken to its core since Elon Musk acquired it – does it matter?

Musk says he's 'not super worried' as #RIPTwitter trends and more employees quit
# Twitter
# Twitter

Musk says he's 'not super worried' as #RIPTwitter trends and more employees quit

Nov 18th 2022, 7:30 AM 33,490 Views 48 Comments
  • Concerns have been raised that the platform could struggle to stay online as many people tasked with its maintenance leave the company.
  • #RIPTwitter and #GoodbyeTwitter have been trending on the platform as users also consider leaving the site.
  • The Twitter CEO tweeted that he was not worried about the resignations as "the best people are staying."
Elon Musk defends his $50 billion Tesla pay deal at US trial
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk defends his $50 billion Tesla pay deal at US trial

Updated Nov 16th 2022, 10:46 PM 36,279 Views 0 Comments

Musk’s testimony took place in the same Delaware court where he faced a lawsuit by Twitter.

Musk gives workers deadline to decide if they will be ‘part of the new Twitter’
# Ultimatum
# Ultimatum

Musk gives workers deadline to decide if they will be ‘part of the new Twitter’

Updated Nov 16th 2022, 2:52 PM 26,111 Views 30 Comments

Employees have until tomorrow to choose if they want to stay in or leave the company.

Musk's Tesla compensation trial begins in US court
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Musk's Tesla compensation trial begins in US court

Nov 14th 2022, 9:41 PM 16,390 Views 8 Comments

The court date landed as Musk is facing a deluge of scrutiny over his $44 billion takeover of Twitter.

Reports that Twitter Dublin staff can no longer work from home are 'false', says Musk
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Reports that Twitter Dublin staff can no longer work from home are 'false', says Musk

Updated Nov 13th 2022, 11:21 AM 34,426 Views 19 Comments

The Twitter CEO said remote working is ‘fine’ if staff members cannot be in the Dublin office.

Twitter moves to curb fake accounts, suspends sign-ups for paid blue-check verification system
# Twitter Blue
# Twitter Blue

Twitter moves to curb fake accounts, suspends sign-ups for paid blue-check verification system

Nov 11th 2022, 6:30 PM 13,578 Views 14 Comments

The U-turn is the latest of a string of chaotic developments at the social network.

Musk tells staff to brace for ‘difficult times’ as he warns of Twitter’s demise
# Blue Tick
# Blue Tick

Musk tells staff to brace for ‘difficult times’ as he warns of Twitter’s demise

Nov 11th 2022, 7:33 AM 36,253 Views 36 Comments

Workers who survived last week’s mass layoffs are facing harsher work conditions and growing uncertainty about their ability to keep Twitter running.

Elon Musk's first email to Twitter staff reportedly ends all remote working
# Changing Times
# Changing Times

Elon Musk's first email to Twitter staff reportedly ends all remote working

Nov 10th 2022, 4:49 PM 36,583 Views 43 Comments

Musk completed his $44 billion takeover of the social media platform nearly two weeks ago.

Elon Musk 'kills' new Twitter label mere hours after launch
# Twitter
# Twitter

Elon Musk 'kills' new Twitter label mere hours after launch

Updated Nov 10th 2022, 9:52 AM 40,493 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, US president Joe Biden has said that Elon Musk’s ties with foreign countries were ‘worthy’ of scrutiny.

'He's in for a block wall': Elon Musk must follow new EU online safety rules after Twitter sale
# Twitter Deal
# Twitter Deal

'He's in for a block wall': Elon Musk must follow new EU online safety rules after Twitter sale

Updated Nov 9th 2022, 5:51 PM 42,264 Views 22 Comments

Musk’s actions since taking over Twitter have prompted warnings from the United Nations.

Twitter starts rolling out paid subscriptions as UN calls for human rights to be respected
# Takeover
# Takeover

Twitter starts rolling out paid subscriptions as UN calls for human rights to be respected

Nov 6th 2022, 8:06 AM 28,157 Views 52 Comments

Musk’s takeover of Twitter has caused controversy in recent days.

Twitter layoffs before US midterms fuel misinformation concerns as Musk defends sackings
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Twitter layoffs before US midterms fuel misinformation concerns as Musk defends sackings

Updated Nov 5th 2022, 5:49 PM 59,166 Views 86 Comments

Twitter fired half of its 7,500-strong staff yesterday.

Musk announces $8 monthly charge for verified Twitter accounts
# Blue Checkmark
# Blue Checkmark

Musk announces $8 monthly charge for verified Twitter accounts

Nov 1st 2022, 8:01 PM 54,602 Views 54 Comments

‘Power to the people! Blue for $8/month,’ Musk tweeted.

Dismissing his whole board and paying for blue ticks: Elon Musk's 'diabolical' start at Twitter
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Dismissing his whole board and paying for blue ticks: Elon Musk's 'diabolical' start at Twitter

Nov 1st 2022, 8:23 AM 33,495 Views 50 Comments

The billionaire’s bio now reads: ‘Twitter Complaint Hotline Operator.’

# elon-musk - October October 2022

Trolls flooded Twitter with slurs to test ban policy, safety chief says
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Trolls flooded Twitter with slurs to test ban policy, safety chief says

Oct 30th 2022, 2:28 PM 19,098 Views 13 Comments

The issue began hours after Elon Musk bought the platform on Thursday

Elon Musk clarifies no change has been made to Twitter moderation policies yet
# Twitter
# Twitter

Elon Musk clarifies no change has been made to Twitter moderation policies yet

Oct 29th 2022, 9:47 AM 9,788 Views 9 Comments

“To be super clear…”

Musk announces 'content moderation council' for Twitter
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Musk announces 'content moderation council' for Twitter

Oct 28th 2022, 9:31 PM 23,354 Views 20 Comments

The announcement came as the website’s users wasted no time testing the limits of free speech on the platform.

Poll: Do you use Twitter?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you use Twitter?

Oct 28th 2022, 10:21 AM 29,855 Views 53 Comments

Elon Musk has taken over the social media company.

Billionaire Elon Musk completes Twitter takeover
# The Bird Is Freed
# The Bird Is Freed

Billionaire Elon Musk completes Twitter takeover

Updated Oct 28th 2022, 9:55 AM 23,977 Views 41 Comments

A US judge had given the billionaire until today to finalise his deal to buy the social media platform.

Elon Musk posts video of himself strolling into Twitter HQ carrying a sink
# Twitter
# Twitter

Elon Musk posts video of himself strolling into Twitter HQ carrying a sink

Oct 26th 2022, 10:41 PM 40,480 Views 35 Comments

“Entering Twitter HQ – let that sink in!” he tweeted. Musk also changed his Twitter profile to refer to himself as Chief Twit.

Elon Musk offers to end legal fight and buy Twitter for original offer price of $44 billion
# Twitter Takeover
# Twitter Takeover

Elon Musk offers to end legal fight and buy Twitter for original offer price of $44 billion

Oct 4th 2022, 9:19 PM 27,072 Views 20 Comments

It comes just two weeks before Twitter’s lawsuit seeking to force the Tesla chief to go through with the deal goes to trial.

Elon Musk in Twitter row with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy over Russia 'peace plan'
# Twitter Spat
# Twitter Spat

Elon Musk in Twitter row with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy over Russia 'peace plan'

Oct 4th 2022, 7:37 AM 36,659 Views 65 Comments

Musk sparked the controversy on Twitter by proposing a peace deal involving re-running annexation referendum under UN supervision.

# elon-musk - This year 2022

Twitter whistleblower appears before US Congress as shareholders back Musk buyout deal
# Peiter Zatko
# Peiter Zatko

Twitter whistleblower appears before US Congress as shareholders back Musk buyout deal

Sep 14th 2022, 8:12 AM 9,644 Views 1 Comment

The shareholder decision clears the way for the takeover to close, even as billionaire Elon Musk tries to exit it.

Elon Musk's lawyers cite whistleblower in attempt to terminate $44 billion buyout of Twitter
# Twitter Bots
# Twitter Bots

Elon Musk's lawyers cite whistleblower in attempt to terminate $44 billion buyout of Twitter

Aug 30th 2022, 5:02 PM 6,585 Views 3 Comments

Zatko’s testimony props up Musk’s argument, referencing ‘extreme, egregious’ gaps in the platform’s online protections.

Elon Musk subpoenas Twitter whistleblower in bid to win buyout battle
# Peiter Zatko
# Peiter Zatko

Elon Musk subpoenas Twitter whistleblower in bid to win buyout battle

Aug 29th 2022, 9:34 PM 19,033 Views 3 Comments

The Tesla boss hopes that allegations made by the former Twitter security chief Peiter Zatko will bolster his case.

Elon Musk sells nearly $7 billion worth of Tesla shares, legal filings show
# Tesla
# Tesla

Elon Musk sells nearly $7 billion worth of Tesla shares, legal filings show

Aug 10th 2022, 7:43 AM 27,988 Views 11 Comments

Musk and Twitter are in a legal battle over his effort to walk away from the April agreement to buy the company.

Elon Musk accuses Twitter of fraud in countersuit over abandoned $44 billion takeover
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk accuses Twitter of fraud in countersuit over abandoned $44 billion takeover

Aug 5th 2022, 7:00 PM 11,693 Views 0 Comments

In its own filing, Twitter rejected the billionaire’s argument, calling it “as implausible and contrary to fact as it sounds.”

Elon Musk countersues Twitter amid battle over abandoned $44 billion takeover
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk countersues Twitter amid battle over abandoned $44 billion takeover

Jul 30th 2022, 7:47 AM 13,015 Views 0 Comments

A judge has ordered a five-day trial over Twitter’s lawsuit against Musk to begin on October 17.

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