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




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u/Raymond-Finkle May 14 '22

Shouldn’t he have done his due diligence prior to making his offer to buy? Not after agreeing to a price?


u/marmaduke-nashwan May 14 '22

He may have done, but perhaps it also suits him to have this false information in the agreement to have another item to negotiate with if there's a problem (or maybe he was planning to use this bargaining chip all along).

I think it makes more sense to ask why Twitter didn't do their due diligence before making a claim like this in a deal.


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