• Musk says Twitter deal “on hold” over concern about number of spam accounts

    7 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    Elon Musk today said his deal to purchase Twitter is "temporarily on hold" while he awaits details on the number of spam and fake accounts on the site, but he later added that he remains "committed" to the acquisition.
    "Twitter deal temporarily on hold pending details supporting calculation that spam/fake accounts do indeed represent less than 5 percent of users," Musk wrote in a tweet Monday morning. In a follow-up tweet two hours later, he wrote , "Still committed to acquisition."
    The first tweet saying that the deal is "on hold" included a link to a May 2 Reuters article noting...
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  • Twitter deal on hold over Musk's concerns about the number of fake and spam accounts

    Twitter deal on hold over Musk's concerns about the number of fake and spam accounts

    7 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Elon Musk is temporarily putting a hold on his bid to acquire Twitter, until details regarding the estimated number of fake and spam accounts are disclosed.
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  • Elon Musk Twitter deal ‘temporarily on hold' as some suggest he plans to take the money and run

    Elon Musk Twitter deal ‘temporarily on hold' as some suggest he plans to take the money and run

    7 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    The Elon Musk Twitter deal is now ‘temporarily on hold,' says the billionaire, in a tweet today. Twitter had told him that spam and fake accounts represent fewer than 5% of users, and Musk now says he wants to see the evidence for this.
    While Musk followed up with ‘Still committed to acquisition,' some are suggesting that this is not the case...
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