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    👍 | Elon Musk Warns on the Economy and Has a New Ti…

    By Luc Olinga The billionaire has become the hero of a new generation of investors who want to disrupt the system. Elon Musk makes the news. He is everywhere. The chief executive officer of premium electric vehicle maker Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report Like the real estate developer, the tech tycoon seems to love being in the spotlight. When another piece of economic news manages to steal the show, Musk always finds a way to bring all…

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    👍 | Twitter Bid: Musk Wants Help From an Agency He…

    By Ellen Chang Billionaire Elon Musk wants the US Securities and Exchange Commission to examine Twitter's financials. The richest man in the world who has a history of fighting with the Securities and Exchange Commission that regulates the stock market is now asking the agency to investigate Twitter ( TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report over fake accounts on the platform. Musk has challenged Twitter's board of directors and management since he made an acquisition offer of $ 44 billion to take over the social media company on April 14. He said on May 17 that he wants Twitter to verify its data on…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Thinks of Buying Twitter at a Lower P…

    By Luc Olinga The billionaire has launched a public campaign designed to force Twitter's board of directors to renegotiate the price. Will Elon Musk end up getting what he wants from Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report? The richest man in the world thinks he will. A few days after launching a public campaign to force the management and the Board of Directors of the micro-blogging website to agree to renegotiate the acquisition price it had proposed on April 14, Musk thinks he has achieved his goal. CEO of Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report has just indicated that he believes a Twitt…

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    👍 | Cramer's Mad Money Recap 5/16: McDonald's, Jet B…

    By Scott Rutt Jim Cramer says this market deserves to be hated. Get used to the pain. This market deserves to be hated, Jim Cramer admitted his Mad Money viewers Monday. It seems like every day we're given a new reason why stocks shouldn Why can't Wall Street escape the jaws of the bear? There are plenty of reasons. China remains in Covid lockdown with no end in sight. There doesn't go higher and you can't build a sustainable rally on top of quicksand. And here at home, there is a litany of things not to like. Just today we learned that…

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    👍 | Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey's Mutual Admiration H…

    By Kirk O'Neil Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey have a little dustup over a tweet. Tesla's (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report founder Elon Musk and former Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report CEOand founder Jack Dorsey's mutual admiration society In late April, only hours after the Twitter Board of Directors agreed to Musk's $ 44 billion offer to buy the social media platform, Dorsey took to Twitter to support Musk's offer to buy the company. of creating a platform that is'maximally trusted and broadly inclusive'is the right one, ”Dorsey tweeted.…

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    👍 | Twitter Stock Extends Slide As Elon Musk Reveal…

    By Martin Baccardax “Twitter legal just called to complain that I violated their (non-disclosure agreement),” Musk Tweeted Saturday. Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report shares extended declines in pre-market trading after Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO Elon Musk said the social media group's legal team told him he had violated a non-disclosure agreement that could further delay his $ 44 billion takeover bid. Musk, who last week said his Twitter pursuit was'on hold' pending an investigation into the number of fake and spam accounts on the micro-blogging website, said Saturday tha…

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    👍 | Good Bot? Bad Bot? Twitter Says Both

    By Tom Bemis Elon Musk's newfound concern about spam and fake Twitter accounts revives old question. Elon Musk put his $ 44 billion acquisition of Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report on hold Friday, as he questioned whether the company's estimate of spam and “Twitter deal temporarily on hold pending details supporting calculation that spam / fake accounts do indeed represent less than 5% of users,” Musk tweeted. Twitter routinely publishes its estimates of the number of problematic accounts in its quarterly reports. It has pegged its bot total at a…

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    👍 | Sell Twitter, Buy Tesla? Here's the Trade as Do…

    By Bret Kenwell Twitter stock is slumping and Tesla stock is popping on concern that Elon Musk will pull his offer for Twitter. Here's how to trade the stocks now. The drama between Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report and Tesla (TSLA) ) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO Elon Musk refuses to vacate, but can anyone be surprised? Musk's $ 54.20-a-share proposal to buy Twitter — equating to a $ 44 billion deal — has generated a ton of hype. Today, we see Tesla shares ripping and Twitter stock falling — the latter down 9% — as Musk said, “Twitter deal temporarily on hold pending details supporting calcu…

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    👍 | Musk Sends Positive Signals to Tesla Investors…

    By Luc Olinga Elon Musk's financing of the acquisition of microblogging website Twitter involves a margin loan tied to the billionaire's Tesla shares. Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report investors and fans may be able to breathe a bit more easily. Since Elon Musk's April 14 announcement of a $ 44 billion bid for social network Twitter, (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report they've seen the price of Tesla shares wobble. In addition to concern about Musk focusing less on the manufacturer of high-end electric vehicles , they also worry about the prospect of his financial withdrawal from Tesla. Indeed,…

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    👍 | What is Twitter Saying About'Top Gun: Maverick'?

    By Michael Tedder Nearly 40 years later, does the sequel take flight? Sequels to popular films that arrive decades afterwards are a funny thing. They have a reputation as a cash grab for stars whose popularity have peaked, and are seeking to capitalize on "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 "or" Bridget Jones's Baby. "There's also plenty of cases where a studio has pushed for a sequel that did not really need to exist. But they do it simply because a title has enough name recognition to bring out an audience, regardless of the film's quality. Francis Ford Coppola has long said he was basically forced t ...

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    👍 | Musk Calls Time Out on Twitter Deal Over Bout W…

    By Rob Lenihan The world's richest man presses the pause button on his Twitter acquisition over a filing about bots. Last month, Elon Musk was ready to go to war. Tesla's (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO had put in his bid to buy Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report and he took aim at one of its most hated features. “If our twitter bid succeeds, we will defeat the spam bots or die trying!” He tweeted.'Still Committed to Acquisition' The world's richest man followed up with “And authenticate all real humans.” However, it seems now that Musk iswaving the white flag in his spam bot crusade-…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Has Some Good News for Tesla Investors

    By Luc Olinga Elon Musk's financing of the acquisition of microblogging website Twitter involves a margin loan tied to the billionaire's Tesla shares. Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report investors and fans may be able to breathe a bit more easily. Since Elon Musk's April 14 announcement of a $ 44 billion bid for social network Twitter, (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report they've seen the price of Tesla shares wobble. In addition to concern about Musk focusing less on the manufacturer of high-end electric vehicles , they also worry about the prospect of his financial withdrawal from Tesla. Indeed,…

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    👍 | Twitter Deal: Musk Has Some Good News for Tesla…

    By Luc Olinga Elon Musk's financing of the acquisition of microblogging website Twitter involves a margin loan tied to the billionaire's Tesla shares. Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report investors and fans may be able to breathe a bit more easily. Since Elon Musk's April 14 announcement of a $ 44 billion bid for social network Twitter, (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report they've seen the price of Tesla shares wobble. In addition to concern about Musk focusing less on the manufacturer of high-end electric vehicles , they also worry about the prospect of his financial withdrawal from Tesla. Indeed,…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Makes a Choice for The 2024 President…

    By Luc Olinga Elon Musk, billionaire and executive of multiple companies, is in the process of acquiring the opinion-shaping social network Twitter. Since Elon Musk on April 14 announced a $ 54.20-a-share, or $ 44 billion, bid to acquire the social -network Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report, he's become the target of attacks from the much of the Democratic Party. The reason for this anger is clear. The billionaire, who describes Twitter as the de facto town square of our time, says the platform will be open to everyone as long as the comments made do not violate the law of the country whe…

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    👍 | Stocks Move Higher, Elon Musk & Twitter, Bitcoi…

    By Martin Baccardax Stock futures moved higher as Powell rate soothe rate betting bulls; Twitter shares plunge as Elon Musk says $ 44 billion takeover'On Hold'; Bitcoin prices move higher as stablecoin market finds footing; Robinhood shares surge as FTX CEO Bankman-Fried builds 7.6% stake and General Electric shares jump as CFO sees second half rebound Here are five things you must know for Friday, May 13: 1. — Stock Futures Moved Higher As Powell Rate Soothe Rate Betting Bulls U.S. equity moved higher Friday, potentially snapping a six-day losing streak for the Dow, as investors looked to an…

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    👍 | Veteran Twitter Executives Axed Ahead of Musk T…

    By Veronika Bondarenko Hiring freeze also being imposed as part of cost-cutting moves. Ever since agreeing to be sold to Elon Musk for $ 44 billion, Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report's been in a constant state of upheaval — amid rising employee concern over their futures at the company, two of the platform's big leaders have been pushed out. Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal has, according to an internal memo obtained by the New York Times, asked General Manager of Consumer Kayvon Beykpour and General Manager of Revenue Bruce Falck to leave the company for vague reasons explained as the need to…

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    👍 | Martin Shkreli Is Excited To Rejoin Elon Musk's…

    By Michael Tedder The “Pharma Bro” and convicted felon reportedly feels he may allowed back on Twitter. After weeks of speculation, Elon Musk has made it official. Assuming the Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO's $ 44 billion bid to takeover Twitter goes through, he will undo the permanent ban on former President Donald Trump, who was banned from Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report last year after the Jan 6 riots, citing the risk of further violence. Musk made the pronunciationment in an interview with the Financial Times, and made it very clear that he doesn't think anyone should be pe…

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    👍 | This Is What Elon Musk Plans To Do With Twitter

    By Veronika Bondarenko Along with reversing Trump's Twitter ban, the Tesla founder has a number of other plans for Twitter. Elon Musk ended weeks of speculation May 10, saying he would allow former President Donald Trump back on Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc Report if he completes his acquisition of the company. At a Future of the Car event hosted by the Financial Times, the Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report and SpaceX founder said that he would reverse the ban on Trump that the social media platform enacted after the fatal January 6, 2021 insurrection. Last month, Twitter agreed to be…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Says He Will Reverse Trump's Twitter Ban

    By Michael Tedder The Tesla CEO and soon-to-be Twitter owner things the ban was a mistake. Elon Musk says he will reverse the Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report ban on former President Donald Trump This announcement ends weeks of speculation about what direction the Tesla CEO (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report will take Twitter once his $ 44 billion takeover deal is finalized. “I think it was a morally bad decision to be clear and foolish in the extreme,” he said at a Future of the Car event hosted by the Financial Times, which is happening live here. Trump was banned from Twitter last year a…

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    👍 | Stock Futures Bounce, Tesla, Twitter, Bitcoin A…

    By Martin Baccardax Stock futures bounce as investors buy dip after lowest S & P; 500 close in a year; Tesla sees China sales, export slump as Shanghai factory hit by Covid lockdowns; Twitter shares extend slide as short seller cautions on Musk re-pricing takeover; Bitcoin prices find support after dipping below $ 30,000 and AMC shares leap as'The Batman' drive Q1 sales rebound. Here are five things you must know for Tuesday, May 10: 1. — Stock Futures Bounce As Investors Buy Dip After Lowest S & P 500 Close In A Year U.S. equity futures bounced higher Tuesday, potentially lifting the S & P 500 from…

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    📱 | Match Group Isn't Dating Google Anymore

    By Tom Bemis Operator of Tinder, Match and other dating apps sues Google over billing rules Dating operator Match Group (MTCH) – Get Match Group, Inc. Report has had it with Google. The company said it's suing the main operating subsidiary of Alphabet ( GOOGL) – Get Alphabet Inc. Class A Report for anti-competitive behavior over new rules requiring it to use Google's billing system in order to remain available in the Google Play app store. company wrote in its 91-page lawsuit. “We are now its hostage.” The problem, from Match Group's point…

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    👍 | Facebook Makes Changes to Respond to Slowing Gr…

    By Luc Olinga The social media giant is trying to address fears of an economic slowdown. Facebook (FB) – Get Meta Platforms Inc. Class A Report is preparing for difficult days ahead. The social media giant has just taken steps to reduce its costs in anticipation of the slowdown in growth predicted by many economists. The firm, which renamed itself Meta Platforms last October, has just decided to change its hiring policy. Meta plans to halt or in some cases slow hiring for most mid-to-senior level positions , a source told TheStreet. This follows the recent pause on hiring early-career engineers…

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    👍 | Trump Loses Lawsuit Over Twitter Ban

    By Tom Bemis Federal judge dismisses case, but leaves a narrow window for filing an amended complaint. A lawsuit by former president Donald Trump seeking to overturn his ban from Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report was dismissed by a Federal judge. The suit was filed by Trump after Twitter banned him from the online service following the fatal Jan. 6, 2021 insurrection, “due to the risk of further incitement of violence.” In a 17-page ruling Friday, US District Judge James Donato pointed out that Trump was “not starting from a position of strength,” with the lawsuit. “Twitter is a priv…

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    👍 | Musk Gives Us a Glimpse of Plans for Twitter

    By Luc Olinga The billionaire CEO of Tesla is giving us a glimpse of how Twitter will be run and what it will look like if and when he owns it. Elon Musk is a man in a hurry. The whimsical and charismatic Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO has begun rolling out his vision and roadmap for Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report if and when he completes its $ 44 billion acquisition of the microblogging site. Indeed, while the business community continues to question how the serial entrepreneur managed to secure the funds necessary to finance the transaction, Musk is plowing ahead. The bill…

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    👍 | Billionaire War: Gates Has Concerns About a Twi…

    By Luc Olinga The CEO of Tesla wants to acquire Twitter. The former CEO of Microsoft has some qualms about that. Elon Musk does not hesitate to publicly confront his detractors. Nor does he hesitate to publicly attack other tech pioneers. Usually, he tweets, It's part of his image and the Musk Brand as a disruptor. In the other direction, few are those who dare to counterattack, at least publicly. That's because either they prefer not to air dirty laundry in public or they simply. Bill Gates is one of tho… don't want to engage in a war of words when the outcome is uncertain.

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    👍 | Twitter Stock Leaps As Elon Musk Gets $ 7.1 Bill…

    By Martin Baccardax Elon Musk looks to have won over Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, while bringing on board a series of new equity investors, in his $ 44 billion pursuit of Twitter. Updated at 6:48 am EST Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report shares moved higher Thursday after Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO Elon Musk said he's received around $ 7.1 billion in new equity funding, including a $ 1 billion contribution from Oracle (ORCL) – Get Oracle Corporation Report founder Larry Ellison, to help finance his $ 44 billion takeover of the social media group. In Securities and Exchange…

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    👍 | Amazon Has a Surprise Edge Over Google, Facebook

    By Vidhi Choudhary Amazon may have found a way to take the lead in digital ad wars. Advertising dollars have chased online shoppers during the pandemic at a rapid pace. Spending on digital ads jumped 35% to $ 189 billion in 2021, an increase of $ 50 billion in a single year and the highest increase since 2006. Tech giant Amazon's (AMZN) – Get Amazon.com, Inc. Report advertising revenue jumped 25% to $ 7.8 billion at the end of the first quarter of 2022. Google's (GOOGL) – Get Alphabet Inc. Class A Report ad revenue rose 22.5% to $ 54.6 billion at the end of March 2022. Meanwhile Meta Platforms (FB…

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    👍 | Facebook Abandons a Very Competitive Market

    By Luc Olinga Social-media giant Facebook is looking to the metaverse as a growth driver. Facebook plans no big announcement, no alert, no messaging of consequence to users to tell them that their favorite podcasts will no longer be available. Now known as Meta Platforms (FB) – Get Meta Platforms Inc. Class A Report, Facebook will end its adventure in the world of podcasts. A few weeks after the social-media giant confirmed to TheStreet that the group was no longer really investing in audio, Facebook will in coming weeks discontinue Soundbites (short stories), podcasts and the audio platform.…

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    👍 | Facebook Abandons Its Spotify Killer

    By Luc Olinga Social-media giant Facebook is looking to the metaverse as a growth driver. Facebook plans no big announcement, no alert, no messaging of consequence to users to tell them that their favorite podcasts will no longer be available. Now known as Meta Platforms (FB) – Get Meta Platforms Inc. Class A Report, Facebook will end its adventure in the world of podcasts. A few weeks after the social-media giant confirmed to TheStreet that the group was no longer really investing in audio, Facebook will in coming weeks discontinue Soundbites (short stories), podcasts and the audio platform.…

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    👍 | Stocks Higher, Tesla, Twitter, Logitech, BP And…

    By Martin Baccardax Stock futures edge higher amid rate hike bets, heighted volatility; Tesla shares higher on report Musk seeking alternatives to Twitter financing; Logitech shares tumble after Q4 earning miss, sales forecast cut; BP shares leap after profit surge offsets Russia exit writedown and leaked opinion suggests Scotus reading to overturn Roe v Wade Here are five things you must know for Tuesday, May 3: 1. — Stock Futures Edge Higher Amid Rate Hike Bets, Heighted Volatility U.S. equity futures edged higher Tuesday, while the dollar held onto gains against its global peers and Treasur…

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    👍 | Musk's Bid May Scare Talent and Advertisers, Tw…

    By Riley Gutiérrez McDermid New filing outlines litany of risk related to its ongoing acquisition by Elon Musk. The ongoing saga of Elon Musk's attempt to buy social media platform Twitter has added another chapter. Musk, the capricious chief executive of electric car company Tesla (TSLA) ) – Get Tesla Inc Report, has spent weeks courting, trolling, doubling back and playing hard to get with the company. Finally he offered $ 44 billion for it lock, stock and barrel — and Twitter accepted that deal, with some contingencies. Musk can 't disparage Twitter (TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report and he had…

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    👍 | Musk Has a Controversial Idea to Replace Antide…

    By Luc Olinga The billionaire and CEO of Tesla has become in a few months the new guru for millions of fans who cheer his messages on Twitter. Elon Musk has unquestionably become the new oracle. The billionaire and CEO of Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report is without doubt the most influential voice of an era dominated by the tech he masters and shapes. He seems to have taken by force the baton from the Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett. While Buffett remains a respected figure, the center of gravity seems to have meshing to Austin, Texas where Musk resides. All eyes are now on the microblogging…

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    👍 | Elon Musk Says Avoid These Drugs At All Costs

    By Luc Olinga The billionaire and CEO of Tesla has become in a few months the new guru for millions of fans who cheer his messages on Twitter. Elon Musk has unquestionably become the new oracle. The billionaire and CEO of Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report is without doubt the most influential voice of an era dominated by the tech he masters and shapes. He seems to have taken by force the baton from the Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett. While Buffett remains a respected figure, the center of gravity seems to have meshing to Austin, Texas where Musk resides. All eyes are now on the microblogging…

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    👍 | Twitter: Why Elon Musk Will Struggle to Fulfill…

    By Ellen Chang Eliminating bots means legitimate users could also get banned. Billionaire Elon Musk wants to purge bots on Twitter ((TWTR) – Get Twitter, Inc. Report), making the claim as part of his $ 44 billion bid for the social media company His acquisition of Twitter has come under scrutiny as Musk sold $ 8.5 billion of Tesla ((TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report) stock to pay for the takeover that has been approved by the board, but is waiting on a shareholder vote. Twitter users have complained for several years about the number of bots attacking accounts for economic, political or personal r…