• In all-hands Twitter call, Elon Musk fields questions about free speech and bots

    10 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    As Elon Musk addressed Twitter employees for the first time in an all-hands Q&A meeting , the Tesla and SpaceX CEO provided some more details about his plans for the social platform.
    When Musk first announced his bid to buy Twitter for $44 billion , he proposed the idea of “ authenticating all humans ” on Twitter. As we're well aware , one of his biggest grievances with the platform is its bots and fake accounts.
    Today, Musk elaborated on what this plan might entail and clarified that he doesn't think human authentication is a requirement to use Twitter. He added that anonymity can be...
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  • Elon Musk told employees at the Twitter all-hands meeting that workers who are 'exceptional' can sometimes work remotely

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk attends the 2022 Costume Institute Benefit celebrating In America: An Anthology of Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 02, 2022 in New York City. Sean Zanni/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images
    Elon Musk has taken a strong stance on office work, requiring it from his Tesla employees.
    Musk might soon own Twitter and had a town hall with employees Thursday.
    Pushing back on the company's current hybrid structure, he said people should be in the office .
    Elon Musk prefers employees in the office, for the most part, he told Twitter employees. At a town hall with Twitter workers...
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  • Elon Musk addresses Twitter staff about free speech, remote work, layoffs and aliens

    Elon Musk addresses Twitter staff about free speech, remote work, layoffs and aliens

    10 days ago - By NPR

    Elon Musk addressed Twitter employees for the first time since striking a deal to buy the social network for $44 billion. He did not say whether he was having second thoughts. (Image credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for The Met Museum)
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  • Elon Musk veered into talking about aliens during his meeting with Twitter employees, telling them he hasn't seen evidence to suggest they're real

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk tweeted that the deal was on hold Friday. Picture Alliance/Getty Images
    Elon Musk discussed the possibility of life outside of earth at a Twitter all-hands Thursday, a source told Insider .
    Musk is set to buy the company, but it's unclear if he will try to get out of it over spam bots.
    The billionaire also hinted at layoffs and expressed a preference for in-person work if the buy goes through.
    Elon Musk has a company, SpaceX, that goes to space, but he hasn't yet seen evidence that there's life out there. At a town hall with the beleaguered staff of Twitter on Thursday to discuss...
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  • Elon Musk plans to use remote work as a reward at Twitter-but only for ‘exceptional' employees

    11 days ago - By Fortune

    Elon Musk told Tesla employees to come back to the office or "pretend to work someplace else." At Twitter's town hall on Thursday, he was a little more lenient.
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