Elon Musk Could Face Twitter Exodus As Tucker Carlson Launches Show

Tucker Carlson announced his next move: he’s launching a new show on Twitter. For Twitter owner Elon Musk, a Fox News-style show on Twitter could cause problems. Users and advertisers sensitive to misinformation could jump ship if Carlson goes rogue. Tucker Carlson’s sudden exit from Fox News last month has fueled weeks of speculation about … Read more

Musk Cut Off OpenAI’s Access to Twitter Data Over Payment: NYT

Musk reportedly felt the AI company was not paying enough for access, per the publication. He has been cautious about the tech for some time but is known to be working on his own AI project. Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you’re on the … Read more

Meta launches subscription service priced at $11.99 a month

Meta Platforms on Sunday announced that it is testing a monthly subscription service, called Meta Verified, which will let users verify their accounts using a government ID and get a blue badge, as it looks to help content creators grow and build communities. The subscription bundle for Instagram and Facebook, to be launched later this … Read more

Twitter Staff Can Tweet From Any Account in ‘GodMode’ Says Ex-Engineer

Twitter staff can tweet from any account, according to an FTC complaint seen by The Washington Post. The ex-Twitter engineer behind the complaint said it was called “GodMode,” and the company didn’t close it after a hack. In 2020, hackers tweeted a Bitcoin scam from several high-profile accounts after accessing internal systems. Twitter staff can … Read more

Short-Sellers Made $15 Billion Betting Against Tesla Shares This Year

The value of Elon Musk’s company has sunk by almost 70% from its November 2021 peak. Musk has refused to draw a link between Tesla’s decline and his takeover of Twitter. Short-sellers made $15 billion this year betting that shares in Tesla would fall, as about $800 billion was wiped off its value, new research … Read more

About 1,400 Twitter Staff Have Joined Blind Since Elon Musk Took Over

More than 1,400 Twitter employees signed up to Blind in the past month, its co-founder told Insider. About 95% of Twitter’s workforce is now on Blind, Kyum Kim said. Users of the anonymous professional network can only review the company they work for.  Twitter employees have been flocking to Blind, the anonymous professional network, since … Read more

Elon Musk Threatens to ‘Name and Shame’ Companies Pausing Twitter Ads

Prior to the statement, Musk blamed pressure from activist groups for the pause on ad spending. Before the takeover, Musk promised investors Twitter wouldn’t become a “free-for-all hellscape” in a letter. Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you’re on the go. download the app The … Read more