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Elon Musk Says He Will Step Down as Twitter CEO After Finding Replacement
Previously, Musk posted a poll on Twitter asking the platform's users whether he should stay on as CEO. More than 57% among the millions who voted said he should …
Why Elon Musk’s 2 Weeks at Twitter Heralds India’s Brush With Digital Demonetisation
Twitter India barely exists this week, after Musk reportedly fired 90% of the team. It’s unclear if Twitter will continue to pursue its lawsuit against the Union government’s attempts …
Why a Paid ‘Blue Tick’ Verification on Twitter Is Fundamentally Flawed
Despite its flaws, the existing verification process largely succeeded in rooting out a sizable chunk of illegitimate activity on the platform. But by charging $8 payment verification, Elon Musk's …
‘The Bird Is Freed’: As New Twitter Owner, Elon Musk Fires CEO Parag Agarwal, 3 Other Execs
Agrawal, who was appointed Twitter's chief executive last year, had clashed with Musk publicly and privately in recent months about the takeover.