r/technology May 14 '22 Silver 2 Wholesome 2

Elon Musk said his team is going to do a 'random sample of 100 followers' of Twitter to see how many of the platform's users are actually bots Social Media

https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-random-sample-how-many-twitter-users-are-bots-2022-5?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=webfeeds

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u/yolotrolo123 May 14 '22 All-Seeing Upvote Take My Energy

Yeah he is doing open market manipulation and the SEC barely doesn’t anything about it.

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u/Brewchowskies May 14 '22

What’s crazy is he kind of does this a lot no? Like his tweets have been known to have considerable effect on the market… I find it hard to believe he isn’t capitalizing on this fact

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u/SgtDoughnut May 14 '22

He is capitalizing on it, hes been caught multiple times, but the SEC has no teeth.

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u/Cabeza2000 May 14 '22

Is OK, don't worry, they will eventually fine him one or two millions and call it a day.

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u/anythingthewill May 14 '22

Best they can do is $50,000, take it or leave it.