Elon Musk kept sounding about the actual number of automated robots and fake accounts on Twitter Inc. over the weekend, and said the Twitter legal team accused him of breaking a confidentiality agreement.
On Friday, Musk tweeted that his $ 44 billion acquisition of Twitter was “temporarily suspended” as he investigated whether robots, spam, and fake accounts actually account for less than 5% of service accounts, he said. Twitter. This sent TWTR shares to Twitter,
sinking almost 10% a day.
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Later friday Musk tweeted he was conducting a random sampling of 100 accounts to see how many were not legitimate, and noted that he used this number because “this is what Twitter uses to calculate
On Saturday, he tweeted: “Legal Legal just called to complain that I violated your NDA by revealing that the bot check sample size is 100! This really happened.”
The TSLA of Tesla Inc.,
The CEO again questioned the Twitter numbers in a tweet Saturdaysaying: “I haven’t seen * any * analysis that has fakes / spam / duplicates yet, later added:” There is a chance that it is more than 90% of daily active users, which is the metric that matters to advertisers. “