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Elon Musk mulls ‘alternative’ to Apple and Google — RT World News

The billionaire said he could launch his own smartphone if Twitter is booted off popular platforms Twitter chief Elon Musk has said he is open to creating his own “alternative” smartphone in the event tech giants move to deplatform his social media site, suggesting he could be left with no other option. Responding to a … Read more

Musk reveals purpose of new checkmark colors — RT World News

Blue, gray, and gold checkmarks will distinguish different kinds of Twitter accounts this time around Twitter CEO Elon Musk said on Friday that his long-promised verification system for paid subscribers would be “tentatively” rolled out next week. Musk has thus far struggled to introduce a working means of verifying Twitter’s user base. “We’re tentatively launching … Read more

Elon Musk says Twitter verification will re-launch next week

Elon Musk is taking another stab at verifying Twitter accounts, the social media company’s new owner announced on Friday. The revamped check system is the latest change the billionaire Tesla CEO has made to Twitter as he overhauls its policies and practices after buying the platform last month for $44 billion. “Sorry for the delay, … Read more

Elon Musk Sets Launch Date For New Twitter Verification System – Deadline

Elon Musk has confirmed that his new paid checkmark system for Twitter verification is “tentatively” scheduled to roll out on the platform next Friday, December 2nd. Musk said on Friday that accounts for companies, government officials and entities, and individuals be marked with different colors — “gold check for companies, grey check for government, blue … Read more

Elon Musk says he will broadly restore Twitter accounts which were previously banned

CNN Business — Elon Musk said Thursday that he will begin restoring most previously banned accounts on Twitter starting next week, in his most wide-reaching move yet to undo the social media platform’s policy of permanently suspending users who repeatedly violated its rules. “The people have spoken,” Musk tweeted on Thursday. “Amnesty begins next week. … Read more

Dogecoin Jumps 10%; Will Buterin and Musk Work Together?

Crypto influencer David Gokhshtein has told his nearly 700,00 followers on Twitter that he expects Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin and and Elon Musk to join forces to upgrade Dogecoin. The Dogecoin price, possibly triggered by Gokhshtein’s speculation, saw a massive spike of more than 12% at one point in the aftermath. The price shot up … Read more

Elon Musk will offer ‘amnesty’ to banned Twitter accounts amid more layoffs

Twitter owner and CEO Elon Musk says a “general amnesty” for banned accounts will begin next week for those who “have not broken the law or engaged in egregious spam.” He polled users on whether Twitter should offer the amnesty, seemingly overlooking the fact that such polls can be easily gamed by bots. Over 72 … Read more

Musk announces Twitter amnesty — RT World News

Twitter boss Elon Musk has vowed to extend a “general amnesty” to an unspecified number of suspended users, a week after reversing former US President Donald Trump’s lifetime ban from the platform. “The people have spoken. Amnesty begins next week,” Musk tweeted on Thanksgiving Day. He added “Voice of the people, voice of God,” a … Read more

Elon Musk Called ‘Unapproachable Tyrant’ in Tesla Employee Survey

Shortly after Elon Musk officially bought Twitter on Oct. 27 for $44 billion, the Tesla  (TSLA) – Get Free Report CEO took the company private and began cutting staff. He fired Twitter’s CEO, CFO and other executives. His vision for the company involved a much smaller workforce, so mass layoffs began. Some 3,700 people were let … Read more

Elon Musk Says He’ll Reinstate Suspended Twitter Accounts Beginning Next Week – Deadline

Elon Musk said Thursday he will begin reinstating previously suspended accounts of users, who had been banned for offenses such as violent threats, harassment, abuse and misinformation, beginning next week. His move comes in response to a Twitter poll, which asked, “Should Twitter offer a general amnesty to suspended accounts, provided that they have not … Read more