Why is Elon Musk buying Twitter?

Episode google equiano, google, blockchain, elon musk, twitter April 26, 2022 00:26:14
Why is Elon Musk buying Twitter?
Techpoint Africa Podcast
Why is Elon Musk buying Twitter?
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Emmanuel Paul

Show Notes

Yesterday, April 25, 2022, Twitter’s board of directors announced that it had agreed to be acquired by an entity owned by Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, at approximately $44 billion. If you’ve been following this closely, then you also know that this means the microblogging platform is going private. 

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