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Musk tweets challenge to Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal: Debate me on bots

Elon Musk on Saturday challenged Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal—on Twitter—to a public debate on the % of customers who’re bots.

“Let him prove to the public that Twitter has <5% fake or spam daily users!” he tweeted. He additionally posted a ballot asking different Twitter customers in the event that they assume “less than 5% of Twitter daily users are fake/spam.”

Agrawal didn’t reply—publicly, a minimum of. As of mid-Saturday he hadn’t tweeted in two days.

On Saturday Musk additionally tweeted, in response to one other consumer, that his $44 billion deal to purchase the social media big ought to “proceed on original terms” if the corporate offers its methodology for sampling accounts and confirms them to be real.

“However, if it turns out that their SEC filings are materially false, then it should not,” he additionally mentioned.

Twitter is presently suing Musk, who argues that the social media platform solely checks 100 accounts a day when calculating the % of bots on the server, Bloomberg studies.

Twitter has responded by saying the notion that Musk and his group had been “hoodwinked” into signing the acquisition settlement is “as implausible and contrary to fact as it sounds,” in accordance to Bloomberg.

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