• 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

    10 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 suggests there could be layoffs at Twitter to improve its financial health

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Elon Musk hinted that layoffs could take place at Twitter after his proposed takeover is complete.
    The Tesla and SpaceX CEO said the social media company would need to "rationalize" its headcount.
    Musk also said "the bias definitely needs to be strongly towards working in person," echoing his position for his other companies.
    Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hinted that layoffs could be on the table for Twitter following his proposed $44 billion takeover of the social media platform. "We need to make more than we spend," Musk told employees during a town hall...
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  • SpaceX Employees Ask Execs to Get Elon Musk's Antics Under Control

    SpaceX Employees Ask Execs to Get Elon Musk's Antics Under Control

    10 days ago - By Jalopnik

    Elon Musk spends so much time spewing trash on Twitter that you'd be forgiven for forgetting that he's in charge of two pretty big companies in the vehicular space. Now, employees at Musk's SpaceX have had enough, circulating an open letter that seeks to distance themselves from his “embarrassing” behavior .
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  • SpaceX employees reportedly wrote a letter criticizing Elon Musk, calling his behavior 'a frequent source of distraction and embarrassment for us'

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

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    SpaceX employees reportedly wrote a letter to leadership calling for Elon Musk to be held accountable.
    The workers said Musk's recent behavior is a "source of distraction and embarrassment," The Verge reports.
    The letter cited Musk's tweets and a recent sexual misconduct allegation that Insider first reported.
    SpaceX employees reportedly penned an open letter to SpaceX condemning Elon Musk's recent behavior online as well as an allegation of sexual harassment against the CEO, according to a report from The Verge. "Elon's behavior in the...
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