Elon Musk trolling Twitter? After snubbing board seat, Tesla CEO set to make more trouble

Elon Musk trolling Twitter?  After snubbing board seat, Tesla CEO set to make more trouble

Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter. Elon Musk wants to influence Twitter. Elon Musk wants to poke Twitter with a stick until he gets bored. It is hard to know what is inside the head of Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk, who became Twitter Inc.’s biggest shareholder and then rejected a seat on … Read more

Live updates from the meeting

Live updates from the meeting

Thu, Jun 16 20221:10 PM EDT Meeting has ended and employees are worried about layoffs The all-hands meeting concluded around 1 pm Eastern Time. According to a source, the majority of the reactions on Twitter’s Slack messaging board were negative in nature. Employees expressed that many of their worries about layoffs, remote work, a reduced … Read more

Elon Musk Sells $6.9 Billion Of Tesla To Avoid Twitter Tussle Fire Sale

Elon Musk Sells .9 Billion Of Tesla To Avoid Twitter Tussle Fire Sale

Musk offloaded $6.9 billion of stock into Tesla, the billionaires biggest sale on record Elon Musk offloaded $6.9 billion of stock in Tesla Inc., the billionaire’s biggest sale on record, saying he wanted to avoid a last-minute selloff of the electric-car maker’s shares in the event he is forced to go ahead with his aborted … Read more

Tesla CEO Elon Musk won’t join Twitter’s board after all

Tesla CEO Elon Musk won’t join Twitter’s board after all

SAN FRANCISCO– Billionaire Elon Musk, one of Twitter’s biggest shareholders, is reversing course and will no longer join the company’s board of directors, less than a week after being awarded a seat. Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal announced the news, which followed a weekend of Musk tweets suggesting changes to Twitter, including making the site ad-free. … Read more

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Centi-billionaire Elon Musk provoked Twitter and challenged the company’s CEO Parag Agrawal to a “public debate” about fake accounts and spam in the midst of a contentious legal battle over a $44 billion acquisition. Musk filed a bid with the Securities and Exchange to acquire Twitter back in April this year. After the companies agreed … Read more

Musk’s Twitter deal faces backlash from advocacy groups

Musk’s Twitter deal faces backlash from advocacy groups

Pavlo Gonchar | Light Rocket | Getty Images A dozen advocacy groups are launching a new campaign Friday aimed at blocking Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s $44 billion purchase of Twitter, warning he will degrade important safeguards on the platform if he’s allowed to take control. The Stop the Deal campaign, shared exclusively with CNBC, includes … Read more

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter. Here’s what we know

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter.  Here’s what we know

In 10 days, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has gone from popular Twitter contributor and critic to the company’s largest individual shareholder to a would-be owner of the social platform — a whirlwind of activity that could change the service dramatically given the sometimes whimsical billionaire’s self- identification as a free-speech absolutist. Twitter revealed in a … Read more

Twitter queries banks on Musk’s attempts to undermine $44 billion deal

Twitter queries banks on Musk’s attempts to undermine  billion deal

Twitter Inc is attempting to find evidence that Elon Musk tried to torpedo the financing of his $44 billion takeover deal for the social media company while also looking into his motivation for backing out of the deal, legal experts said. Twitter sent dozens of civil subpoenas this week to global banks such as units … Read more

Twitter Seeks Evidence On Elon Musk Attempts To Torpedo $44 Billion Deal

Twitter Seeks Evidence On Elon Musk Attempts To Torpedo  Billion Deal

Twitter is looking into Musk’s motivation for backing out of the deal, legal experts said.(File) Wilmington: Twitter Inc is attempting to find evidence that Elon Musk tried to torpedo the financing of his $44 billion takeover deal for the social media company while also looking into his motivation for backing out of the deal, legal … Read more

At Twitter Meet, Elon Musk’s Comments Trigger Snark On Message Boards

At Twitter Meet, Elon Musk’s Comments Trigger Snark On Message Boards

The conversation was moderated by Twitter Chief Marketing Officer Leslie Berland. (files) Elon Musk, who met directly with Twitter Inc. employees for the first time since signing a $44 billion deal to acquire the social network, told staffers they shouldn’t worry about changes to their jobs once he takes over — as long as their … Read more