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Elon Musk resolves tiff with SEC over Tesla tweets

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has reached a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission to keep his Twitter habit in check — and feels comfortable enough with the arrangement to refer to it in a teasing tweet. The April 26 settlement was … Continue reading

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Tweets get Tesla’s Elon Musk in trouble again

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is in trouble again with the Securities and Exchange Commission, this time over a 13-word tweet. The SEC filed a motion in federal court on Feb. 25, claiming that a tweet that Musk sent out last … Continue reading

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Mars probe’s fans are all a-Twitter about landing

Congrats to @NASA and the whole @NASAInSight team on a perfect landing and an awesome mission! So excited to have another robot around who also can’t run away if I need to steal some parts. pic.twitter.com/hKLZzocWP6 — SarcasticRover (@SarcasticRover) November … Continue reading

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Why fake news outruns truth on Twitter

A study published in the journal Science provides hard evidence that fake news — or, to use the researchers’ preferred term, false news — spreads via Twitter significantly more rapidly than verified news. What’s more, MIT scientists found that humans, not bots, are mostly to … Continue reading

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@BoeingCEO gets ready for Twitter takeoff

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg’s corporate Twitter account has lain fallow like an Iowa farm field ever since he took over the top post in mid-2015, but now it’s time for @BoeingCEO to sing out. Muilenburg, who also serves as Boeing’s chairman and president, … Continue reading

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Twitter blocks 50,000 bots linked to Russia

Twitter says it has followed through on its commitment to Congress by identifying and suspending more than 50,000 automated accounts linked to Russian agents – and alerting 677,775 Twitter users in the U.S. who followed those accounts, or retweeted or … Continue reading

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Court ruling puts Trump in all-caps mode

President Donald Trump wasn’t the only one hitting the all-caps key after word got out that a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his executive order on an immigration crackdown. “SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS … Continue reading

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