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Twitter Is Ripe for a Buyout – These 3 Billionaires Should Pull the Trigger

Twitter looks like a prime candidate for a splashy buyout, according to BTIG. The social media giant has turned a profit under Jack Dorsey, but the CEO has come under pressure from activist investors. Here are three billionaire sharks who could take TWTR stock to the next level. Despite enjoying a massive surge in user…

Twitter Is Enraged That Bill Maher Has a Point About ‘Chinese Virus’

Bill Maher is trending on Twitter after releasing a segment defending the logic of calling the coronavirus, the China virus. ‘Woke’ Twitter is up in arms over the segment. Bill Maher makes a valid point, and Twitter can’t stand it. Bill Maher is an easy guy to hate. He’s smug, he’s cocky, and he’s a…

Twitter Suspends ‘ZeroHedge’ for Coronavirus Doxxing

Twitter suspended ZeroHedge Friday afternoon. It’s not the first time ZeroHedge has run afoul of major platforms’ rules. The popular markets-focused blog with a contrarian streak has 673K followers. But they won’t be reading any new ZeroHedge tweets today. Followers suspect a tweet about a coronavirus conspiracy theory triggered the suspension. But it’s more likely…

BitMEX Twitter ‘Hack’ Incites Ominous Warning: ‘Take Your Bitcoin & Run’

Following the mammoth BitMEX user data leak, the bitcoin exchange’s Twitter account was allegedly hacked. While under the perpetrator’s control, the account tweeted an ominous warning: “Take your BTC and run.” BitMEX withdrawals are currently disabled, at least for some users. Things have gone from bad to worse for BitMEX today as a mass leak…

‘Crypto Twitter Sentiment’ Algo Claims 281% Returns After Reading Bitcoin Tweets

Brokerage firm eToro has brought a new tool to the market that’s supposed to help investors crack the code of investing in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin – crypto Twitter. In a recent blog, eToro announced that it is partnering with cryptocurrency information service provider TIE, which uses algorithms based on crowd-driven sentiment to develop trading…

Twitter Roasts Trump Over ‘Obama Netflix’ Tweet – CCN.com

President Donald Trump ends a tweetstorm about Dmocrats and Saudi oil with the question ‘Obama Netflix?’ The Twitter reactions are hilarious. | Source: AP Photo / Alex Brandon Another day, another viral Trump tweet. Fresh off a tweetstorm about Saudi oil attacks, President Trump defended himself against claims he’s profiting from the presidency. After listing…

Twitter Rubbishes Libra Co-Creator’s Crypto-Fiat Pledge – CCN.com

David Marcus, CEO of Facebook’s Calibra digital wallet service would rather have the Libra Association take the lead, if only to avoid Congressional hearings. | Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik An attempt by the co-creator of Facebook’s cryptocurrency to “debunk” the notion that Libra will not threaten the sovereignty of nations has been greeted with skepticism…

Twitter is Losing its S%# Over This $4 Million Golden Toilet

An solid gold toilet from Churchill’s birthplace goes missing. | Source: AP Photo, File Golden toilets don’t come around very often, so when they go missing, people talk about it. Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan built the toilet he calls “America.” In true American fashion, somebody stole it. If that wasn’t American enough, it’s now trending…