The agency launched on Monday that it has accepted the Tesla CEO $44 billion present to take the company personal

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO describes himself as a free speech absolutist and has criticized what he sees as excessive moderation on on-line platforms.

Musk has argued that social networks should not take away suggestions that, whereas offensive, are nonetheless approved.

Experts who research social networks fret about Musk's push to loosen the principles of engagement on Twitter.

They say that would give license to harassers, trolls and others who abuse the platform to focus on folks.

Unlike Facebook, Instagram and different social media apps, it isn't doable to alter content material on Twitter as soon as it is printed.

Musk has mentioned that the software program that determines what folks see and the way extensively content material spreads on Twitter ought to be cracked open.

He helps putting Twitter's algorithm on GitHub, a web site standard with programmers for sharing laptop code.

Combating the proliferation of bots on Twitter pretend accounts which are programmed to answer tweets on sure matters is one other change Musk favors.

Musk enterprise empire has been recognized to draw is justifiable share of bots, together with bots supportive of his electrical automotive firm Tesla that assault Musk critics.

With the corporate going non-public, it won't be underneath the identical strain from shareholders to repeatedly develop promoting income.

In an interview with Fox News on Monday, Trump known as Musk "an excellent man," saying he was happy with the billionaire's acquisition

Instead, Trump mentioned he shall be specializing in his various social community often called Truth Social.

At an all-hands assembly on Monday afternoon, a Twitter worker requested CEO Parag Agrawal whether or not Trump could be reinstated