Twitter Accounts Hyped Company Seeking Covid Vaccine Trials: Report

More than 100 Twitter accounts heavily promoted Ocugen stock. A network of Twitter accounts pushed messages to boost the share price of a biotech company as it sought approval to run a clinical trial of its Covid-19 vaccine, according to research provided to Bloomberg News. The tweets promoted stock for Ocugen Inc., which is based … Read more

Elon Musk says he wants 1 billion Twitter users in first address to employees

For weeks, Elon Musk has publicly trashed Twitter, even though he is buying the company in a $44 billion deal. On Thursday, he finally acted like an owner. In an hourlong question-and-answer session in the morning with Twitter’s 8,000 or so employees — the first time Musk has spoken with them since he agreed to … Read more

Musk’s ‘Buyer’s Remorse’ Won’t Get Him Out of Twitter Deal

Elon Musk has sharply disagreed with Twitter’s assessment on bots. Elon Musk formally and forcefully revived his assertion that Twitter Inc. has a serious bot problem, and threatened to walk away from his deal to buy the company if the social network doesn’t do more to prove its users are real people. Legal experts widely … Read more

Forget Twitter. This Musk is into ‘Toe Curling Yumminess.’

Tosca Musk is not particularly interested in space tourism or electric car manufacturing. She is not a rabble-rouser on Twitter who is now buying Twitter. She is not rolling in money, at least not World’s Richest Person money. But she is similar to Elon Musk, her eldest sibling, in at least one way: She is … Read more

Why attitudes towards domestic violence differ across cultures

After over six weeks of testimony in a defamation trial, the fate of actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has now been decided in Depp’s favour. This high-profile trial has been parodied, discussed, and remixed since it began on April 11, largely due to the fact that it has been publicly broadcast and live-streamed on … Read more

How scammers hack Twitter accounts to steal popular NFTs and digital currencies

Twitter is wary of crypto scams, and this is not something new. In the past, Elon Musk talked about Twitter being flooded with crypto scam. “Whenever someone famous tweets, their comment section is quickly flooded with messages from bot accounts about a fake crypto-giveaway. These scams are malicious links designed to steal crypto wallets, in … Read more

Elon Musk Sparks Chaos By Pausing Twitter Deal, Then Insisting It’s On

Fighting fake accounts has been a cornerstone of Elon Musk’s bid to reform Twitter. (File) Elon Musk sowed new chaos into the market over his takeover bid for Twitter Inc. on Friday, first claiming his offer was “temporarily on hold” and then maintaining he is “still committed” to the deal, sending the social media giant … Read more

Elon Musk sows doubt over his $44 billion Twitter takeover

NEW DELHI: Elon Musk sewed new chaos into the market over his takeover bid for Twitter on Friday, first claiming his offer was “temporarily on hold” and then he is “still committed” to the deal, sending the social media giant into a tailspin. The billionaire initially sent an early tweet saying the $44 billion deal … Read more

Elon Musk Secures $7.1 Billion In New Financing For Twitter

Elon Musk has sold more than $8.5 billion of Tesla stock to finance the deal. Elon Musk has secured about $7.1 billion of new financing commitments, including from billionaire Larry Ellison, a Saudi Prince, and Sequoia Capital, to help fund his proposed $44 billion takeover of Twitter Inc. The equity commitments from 19 investors come … Read more