Twitter’s bot problem: Musk’s latest comments to Parag Agrawal’s defence, everything to note

Just what percentage of users on Twitter are ‘fake’ or ‘bots’? That’s the multi-billion dollar question right now, with Elon Musk hinting at a lower price for the deal, given he’s not convinced about the company’s user base. In fact, he has said that “fake users make up 20 per cent of all Twitter accounts.” … Read more

Can Elon Musk make Twitter’s numbers work?

At the peak of the buyout boom in 2007, private equity firms including Kohlberg Kravis Roberts bought Texas energy giant TXU for $45 billion. It was — and remains — the largest deal of its kind in American history. Now a single billionaire is inching toward that record. Elon Musk, the world’s richest person, said … Read more

musk: Back with the banned: Do Twitter’s exiles return under Musk?

SAN FRANCISCO: QAnon loyalists, Covid deniers, neo-Nazis and a former American president: The list of people banned from Twitter is long, but their exile could soon come to an end if Elon Musk’s $44 billion offer for the platform is approved. Musk, the world’s richest man and the owner of SpaceX and Tesla, calls himself … Read more