Analysis: Musk’s past musings about Twitter show desire to reshape essence of its business model

It turns out he wasn’t in “goblin mode” after all. Last week Elon Musk, in his characteristically antic manner, tweeted a series of suggestions for improving Twitter after he was revealed to have become its largest individual shareholder. They ranged from asking if the site’s HQ should be turned into a homeless shelter to whether advertising should be removed from the platform’s premium service.

Many of these tweets were subsequently deleted, including one sharing a meme depicting the attorney Saul Goodman from the series Breaking Bad with the words: “In all fairness your honor, my client was in ‘goblin mode.’”

Continue reading…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

What You Should Know About Voilá, the Latest Viral Selfie App

After more than a year of living online, you’d be forgiven if…

Channel 4 chief: Tories tried to sway annual report to fit privatisation policy

DCMS wanted report to suggest broadcaster did not have sustainable financial future,…