• The Twitter office responsible for complying with European misinformation laws has been shut down after Elon Musk's layoffs

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk and the president of the EU, Ursula von der Leyen. Gotham/FilmMagic; Dursun Aydemir/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
    Twitter has closed down its office in Brussels, the home of the EU, per the Financial Times.
    Its digital policy chiefs, who had been working to comply with new misinformation laws, left the company last week.
    The EU is now set to publish data which says Twitter is failing to combat disinformation.
    Twitter has closed down its office in Brussels, Belgium, according to the Financial Times. The office was a small one, with under 10 staff, but was vital because of its...
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  • Ark Invest's Cathie Wood is betting on Elon Musk's plans for Twitter: 'If anyone in the US can do this, I think he can'

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Cathie Wood speaks on a panel at Miami's Bitcoin 2022 conference. Rebecca Blackwell/AP Photo
    Cathie Wood championed Elon Musk as Twitter's CEO and endorsed his plans for the company.
    "If anyone in the US can do this, I think he can," the Ark Invest CEO and tech-stock guru said.
    Critics have taken aim at Musk as he overhauls the social-media platform he bought this year.
    Ark Invest's Cathie Wood talked up Elon Musk as CEO of Twitter, saying she's in favor of his plans to make the social-media platform's algorithm open source. In a Tuesday interview with Bloomberg , Wood said the Tesla and...
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