The acquisition of Elon Musk’s Twitter issue is the most important technological issue of the week, gaining ink at 41 billion euros, the largest-selling deal in recent years. The acquisition of the social network had immediate side effects, not just an increase in the value of Twitter shares that ended up listing on the New York Stock Exchange and the suspension of the Nasdaq index. On the other hand, Tesla’s valuation began to plummet as shareholders feared Elon Musk would sell some of its shares to fund the acquisition of Twitter.
Tycoon started by acquiring a stake in the company, which would give him the status of a majority owner. It then proceeded to the overall trade by raising some strategic investments, such as JP Morgan, to circumvent the protection mechanism known as the “poison pill”.
Any news related to the acquisition would inevitably give rise to a wave of memes. In fact, Elon Musk himself is the “king of memes” and didn’t fail to participate in some of his usual jokes, “Next I’m going to buy Coca-Cola to put cocaine back.” It is a question of board meetings. held herbal cigarettes in hand, as well as many suggestions for future purchases.
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It has been suggested that Razer must next be bought to get the toaster back: a joke that has flooded the box of the company’s CEO, Min-Liang Tan. He has already asked them to stop sending the meme. Mcdonalds’ purchase to repair the ice cream machines even received a response from a tycoon who said he couldn’t “work miracles.” The purchase of Amazon was also discussed, as was the “release of the blue bird.”
What is certain is that the acquisition of a social network has caused widespread discomfort, especially with regard to its “freedom of expression” banner on the platform. In fact, the International Federation of Journalists, the world’s largest industry association, condemned the Twitter takeover project and saw the operation as a threat to press freedom. According to the organization, this threatens pluralism and freedom of the press and creates a breeding ground for disinformation.