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After Elon Musk's antics on Twitter, advertisers may think twice for now  CNN Business

After Elon Musk’s antics on Twitter, advertisers may think twice for now CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Hours before news broke on Thursday that he had completed his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter, Elon Musk wrote an open letter to advertisers stressing that he doesn’t want the platform to become a “free-for-all hellscape.” But that attempt at reassuring the advertising industry, which makes up the vast majority …

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After Elon Musk's antics on Twitter, advertisers may think twice for now  CNN Business

After Elon Musk’s antics on Twitter, advertisers may think twice for now CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Hours before news broke on Thursday that he had completed his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter, Elon Musk wrote an open letter to advertisers stressing that he doesn’t want the platform to become a “free-for-all hellscape.” But that attempt at reassuring the advertising industry, which makes up the vast majority …

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SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket, the world's most powerful rocket, launches after a three-year hiatus |  CNN Business

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket, the world’s most powerful rocket, launches after a three-year hiatus | CNN Business

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advances and more. CNN — SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy — a towering, three-pronged vehicle that is the most powerful operational rocket in the world — returned to the skies on Tuesday for the first time since mid-2019. The rocket …

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Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving defends his tweet about a documentary deemed anti-Semitic and stands by sharing a video by Alex Jones |  CNN

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving defends his tweet about a documentary deemed anti-Semitic and stands by sharing a video by Alex Jones | CNN

CNN — Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving said that he is “not going to stand down on anything I believe in” after he was condemned by the owner of his NBA team for tweeting a link to a documentary deemed to be anti-Semitic. The star guard tweeted a link Thursday to the 2018 movie “Hebrews …

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Elon Musk must close the Twitter deal by the end of this week or face trial  CNN Business

Elon Musk must close the Twitter deal by the end of this week or face trial CNN Business

New York CNN Business — The clock is ticking for Elon Musk to complete his deal to buy Twitter. The billionaire Tesla CEO has until 5 pm ET on Friday to close his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter or face a trial that was previously delayed to allow both parties to close the deal. The …

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CNN Exclusive: After Ukraine, Biden administration turns to Musk's satellite internet for Iran |  CNN Politics

CNN Exclusive: After Ukraine, Biden administration turns to Musk’s satellite internet for Iran | CNN Politics

Washington CNN — The White House has engaged in talks with Elon Musk about the possibility of setting up SpaceX’s satellite internet service Starlink inside Iran, multiple officials familiar with the discussions told CNN. The conversations, which have not been previously reported, come as the Biden administration searches for ways to support the Iranian protest …

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Kanye West to acquire conservative social media platform Parler |  CNN Business

Kanye West to acquire conservative social media platform Parler | CNN Business

CNN Business — Kanye West is acquiring Parler, the alternative social media platform favored by many conservatives. Parler’s parent company announced the deal on Monday morning, saying West had made “a groundbreaking move into the free speech media space and will never have to fear being removed from social media again.” The acquisition comes after …

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Elon Musk commissioned this bot analysis in his fight with Twitter.  Now it shows what he could face if he takes over the platform  CNN Business

Elon Musk commissioned this bot analysis in his fight with Twitter. Now it shows what he could face if he takes over the platform CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Spam and fake accounts are more prevalent on Twitter than on comparable social platforms, according to a data analysis firm hired by Elon Musk as part of his legal battle with Twitter. The claim by Cyabra — in the company’s first public interview since conducting a study commissioned by Musk …

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In major reversal, Elon Musk again proposes buying Twitter at full price  CNN Business

In major reversal, Elon Musk again proposes buying Twitter at full price CNN Business

New York CNN — Elon Musk on Monday sent a letter to Twitter proposing to follow through with his deal to buy the company at the originally agreed upon price of $54.20 per share, according to a securities filing on Tuesday. In the letter, Musk said he would proceed with the acquisition on the original …

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