20 stories about Twitter
נועם ברדין מנכ”ל Waze וסגן נשיא בגוגל לשעבר

Former Waze CEO announces closure of his Twitter alternative Post News

Noam Bardin's social media platform raised money from the likes of Andreesen Horowitz, but according to Bardin “our service is not growing fast enough to become a real business or a significant platform”
ההודעה שמקבלים משתמשי X

X/Twitter down for users globally

21.12.23|CTech and Reuters
Users encountered loading issues on X and X Pro, formerly TweetDeck, with a message that said "Waiting for posts," and “Welcome to X” instead of the regular tweets on their feed. The problem was resolved after over an hour.
אלון מאסק הבעלים של טסלה ספייס איקס X

Musk tells advertisers fleeing X over antisemitic content to "Go f** yourself"

The Tesla CEO bristled at the idea that he was antisemitic and said that advertisers who left X, formerly known as Twitter, should not think they could blackmail him
אלון מאסק 13.9.23

Musk: X to donate all revenue associated with war in Gaza to hospitals in Israel and the Red Cross/Crescent in Gaza

22.11.23|Viki Auslender
Musk noted that X “will track how funds are spent and go through Red Cross/Crescent” to ensure they don’t end up in Hamas hands
אלון מאסק X 24.7.23

Under Musk's watch: a 1,000% surge in Anti-Semitic content on X platform

16.11.23|Omer Kabir
Since October 7, there has been a more significant surge in incitement against Jews on the platform than what was observed on fringe platforms associated with the extreme right. Last month alone, 46,000 posts were published there under the hashtag #HitlerWasRight
אלון מאסק  Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s crusade isn't about protecting data privacy, but leveraging data for himself

07.09.23|Omer Kabir
Musk has sued Microsoft and Israeli company Bright Data for scraping public data from X, but has now changed X's privacy policy to allow his own xAI to train its models based on user data
מוסף שבועי 6.7.23 אלון מאסק טוויטר

Twitter suing Bright Data, demands it stops scraping

27.07.23|Omer Kabir
X Corp., formerly known as Twitter, is claiming that the Israeli company “scrapes and sells millions of records from X Corp.’s X platform, in blatant violation of X Corp.’s terms of service”
מוסף שבועי 13.7.23 מארק צוקרברג ו אלון מאסק

The Ego Wars: Musk vs. Zuckerberg over Threads' meteoric rise

16.07.23|Omer Kabir
Examining Threads' potential challenges and controversies in light of its exceptional growth
ת'רדס Threads טוויטר

Meta's Threads: Challenging Twitter's dominance with TikTok-inspired strategy

09.07.23|Omer Kabir
Meta has deliberately diverged from the recipe that has been at the core of Twitter's success, which revolves around news and politics, and instead focuses on users' desire for communities and memes
מנכ"לית טוויטר לינדה יאקרינו עם הבעלים אלון מאסק 18.4.23

Musk limits number of posts Twitter users can read - Shooting his new CEO in the foot

02.07.23|Omer Kabir
At a time when new CEO Linda Yaccarino is taking significant steps to steer Twitter back on track, Musk is undermining the very foundation on which the company is built
פיטורים בהייטק מפוטר מפוטרים

Director's cut: Amazon and Google getting rid of middle managers at the expense of future productivity

18.04.23|Omer Kabir
After huge recruitments during the pandemic, the technology companies are adopting a more economical organizational structure. Even if efficiency is expected to improve in the short term, the move may cause significant cumulative damage
Yoni Assia eToro

Twitter partners with Israel-founded eToro to offer stocks and crypto on the platform

13.04.23|James Spiro
It is understood that the partnership will expand Twitter’s ‘cashtags’ to cover many more asset classes and include a button that will send users directly to the eToro website
איור הייטק טוב ורע

The fast & the spurious: Failures of Tesla, Amazon and Google testify to the motives behind the scenes

21.02.23|Viki Auslender
Tesla's autonomous driving is causing accidents, Amazon is killing small merchants, and Google's chatbot is wrong. The hasty launches and uncontrolled expansion indicate that it is not "innovation" that drives these companies, but short-term profits
Jimmy Wales Wikipedia

Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales on online toxicity, Musk, and the battle for internet accuracy

21.11.22|James Spiro
“I sent Musk an email offering help, I am happy to give him some thoughts,” Wales told CTech.