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Elon Musk says Twitter's verified service with colors to start next week

Elon Musk says Twitter’s verified service with colors to start next week

Nov 25 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc is planning to roll out its verified service next Friday with different colored checks for individuals, companies and governments, after a botched initial launch led to a surge in users impersonating celebrities and brands on the platform. Chief Executive Elon Musk on Friday allotted colors for the categories – …

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Foxconn protests: iPhone factory offers to pay its workers to quit and leave Zhengzhou campus

Foxconn protests: iPhone factory offers to pay its workers to quit and leave Zhengzhou campus

hong kong CNN Business — Foxconn has offered to pay newly recruited workers 10,000 yuan ($1,400) to quit and leave the world’s largest iPhone assembly factory, in an attempt to quell protests that saw hundreds clash with security forces at the compound in central China. The Apple supplier made the offer Wednesday following dramatic scenes …

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US Futures Are Steady as Traders Await Fed Minutes: Markets Wrap

US Futures Are Steady as Traders Await Fed Minutes: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — US equity futures and European stocks were steady as investors looked forward to the release of policy minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting for potential signs that the pace of rate hikes may slow. Most Read from Bloomberg Contracts on the S&P 500 edged higher after the underlying gauge closed at its …

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Live news: Spain to offer mortgage holders relief from higher interest rates

Live news: Spain to offer mortgage holders relief from higher interest rates

Oil prices have steadied after the cartel of major exporters and their allies reiterated plans to stick to their targets to cut production, rather than increase output to make up for any shortfall from Russian supplies. Brent crude, the international benchmark, added 0.2 per cent on Tuesday to trade at $87.66. West Texas Intermediate, the …

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S&P 500 futures fall ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday;  Disney up 9% in premarket

S&P 500 futures fall ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday; Disney up 9% in premarket

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell early on Monday ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Futures tied to the broad market index were lower by 0.35%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were lower by …

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Under Elon Musk, Twitter is "taking child exploitation seriously"

Under Elon Musk, Twitter is “taking child exploitation seriously”

Twitter is “taking child exploitation seriously,” the platform’s toughest critic on child sexual exploitation (CSE) told Teslarati in an exclusive interview. Eliza Bleu is a survivor of human trafficking and an advocate for victims, especially children. Blue has been putting pressure on Twitter for several years to remove CSE material at scale, and up until …

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Elon Musk starts Twitter poll on whether to bring back Trump

Elon Musk starts Twitter poll on whether to bring back Trump

Nov 18 (Reuters) – Elon Musk started a Twitter poll late on Friday asking followers to vote on whether to reinstate former US President Donald Trump’s account on the platform, with early results showing roughly 60% voting yes. “Vox Populi, Vox Dei,” Musk tweeted, a Latin phrase that roughly means meaning “the voice of the …

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After Elon Musk's ultimatum, Twitter employees start exiting

After Elon Musk’s ultimatum, Twitter employees start exiting

Nov 17 (Reuters) – Hundreds of Twitter employees are estimated to be leaving the beleaguered social media company following an ultimatum from new owner Elon Musk that staffers sign up for “long hours at high intensity,” or leave. In a poll on the workplace app Blind, which verifies employees through their work email addresses and …

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Microsoft Satya Nadella is 'very bullish' on Asia, China and India

Microsoft Satya Nadella is ‘very bullish’ on Asia, China and India

Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., during the company’s Ignite Spotlight event in Seoul, South Korea, on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. Nadella gave a keynote speech at an event hosted by the company’s Korean unit. Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg via Getty Images SeongJoon Cho | Bloomberg | Getty Images The CEO of Microsoft says …

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Dow Jones Futures: Market Rally Keeps Rising, But Here's Why The S&P 500 Could Pause

Dow Jones Futures: Market Rally Keeps Rising, But Here’s Why The S&P 500 Could Pause

Dow Jones futures tilted lower overnight, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. A strong stock market rally Tuesday morning faded, briefly turning mixed after Russian missiles reportedly hit Poland. X Target (TGT) headlines Wednesday morning earnings, while chip giant Nvidia (NVDA) looms wide Wednesday night. The stock market rallied Tuesday morning on yet …

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