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Elon Musk's Twitter Deal in Jeopardy Over Spam Bots

Or is it? The billionaire claims the company he's acquiring hasn't been forthcoming with the true number of of spam accounts on the platform. He's demanding Twitter publicly share the data, but if it doesn't, Musk could withdraw his offer.

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    How Many Spam Bots Are on Twitter's Platform?

    Musk says Twitter must show data behind spam estimate or he’ll kill the deal
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    Musk says Twitter must show data behind spam estimate or he’ll kill the deal

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    Ars Technica - Jon Brodkin

    Musk replied to Twitter CEO's spam explanation with criticism and a poop emoji. Elon Musk has cast more doubt on his willingness to buy Twitter, …

    Why Spam Bots Are Top of Elon Musk’s Twitter Hit List
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    Why Spam Bots Are Top of Elon Musk’s Twitter Hit List

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    The Washington Post

    Elon Musk’s planned takeover of Twitter Inc. has put a spotlight on the company’s failure to ensure its users are always who they say they are. Musk has vowed to make Twitter a platform populated strictly by humans. That means cleaning out spam bot accounts that have been used to market products, …

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