Elon Musk ready to bring Donald Trump back to Twitter

ANALYSIS – The future owner believes that the banishment of the ex-president was “stupid”. This is the question that has been burning the lips of all observers: once owner of Twitter, will Elon Musk end the banishment for life of former US President Donald Trump? The latter had been kicked out of the social network … Read more

Elon Musk says he is ready to reinstate Donald Trump on Twitter

Published on : 05/10/2022 – 23:56 Businessman Elon Musk, who will buy Twitter for $44 billion, said on Tuesday he intended to reverse the ban of former US President Donald Trump from the social network. He considers this permanent suspension “morally bad”. Elon Musk has set himself up as a fierce defender of freedom of … Read more

At Elon Musk’s South African high school, students fascinated by the entrepreneur

Published on : 05/10/2022 – 20:56 Having made his fortune in the United States, Elon Musk was first a child of Pretoria. The South African was born there in June 1971 and did part of his studies there. He studied at Pretoria Boys’ High School, a century-old institution from which two Nobel Prize winners were … Read more

Takeover of Twitter: Elon Musk wants to reassure the EU on content moderation

He would have bought Twitter, according to him, to defend freedom of expression. On April 25, after several weeks of negotiations, Elon Musk took control of the blue bird social network, for the colossal sum of around 44 billion dollars (40 billion euros). The boss of Tesla and SpaceX, incidentally the richest man in the … Read more

Elon Musk aims to quintuple Twitter revenue by 2028

The plan presented to investors plans to quadruple the audience and develop subscriptions. The management of Twitter has never been able to increase the number of users of the social network or monetize them well? This does not scare its new owner, Elon Musk, who says he is ready to take up the challenge. The … Read more

Elon Musk: an economic model in question

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 15:31 He is the man who is talked about so much in the four corners of the planet, and who hit hard by announcing for 44 billion dollars the acquisition of Twitter, this now essential social network, including for economic circles. With more than 90 million followers on Twitter, the … Read more

Elon Musk secures $7 billion more funding for Twitter takeover

The businessman obtained funds from Sequoia Capital but also from the Binance cryptocurrency platform. Elon Musk has obtained the support of other major investors to finance the 44 billion dollars needed to buy the social network Twitter. In a stock market filing released Thursday, the entrepreneur says he secured $7.1 billion in funding, in addition … Read more

“Elon Musk, a freedom of expression absolutist”, Ludwig Siegele (The Economist)

Business and tech journalist for The Economist, Ludwig Siegele returns to the main topics of the week. Elon Musk financing the takeover of Twitter by selling millions of Tesla shares. The subject is first and foremost that of freedom of expression. Elon Musk is an absolutist. He thinks content moderation has become too strict and … Read more

Ludwig Siegele (The Economist): “Elon Musk, an absolutist of freedom of expression”

Business and tech journalist for The Economist, Ludwig Siegele returns to the main topics of the week. Elon Musk financing the takeover of Twitter by selling millions of Tesla shares. The subject is first and foremost that of freedom of expression. Elon Musk is an absolutist. He thinks content moderation has become too strict and … Read more

Takeover of Twitter by Elon Musk: why Wall Street doubts that the billionaire will finalize the operation

Doubt is setting in on Wall Street regarding the final takeover of the social network Twitter by Elon Musk, current owner of Tesla and SpaceX. The American billionaire had become the majority shareholder of the platform on April 4, by taking a 9.2% stake in the capital of the company, for an estimated value of … Read more