Technology Elon Musk indefinitely postpones the re-launch of Twitter Blue in the face of a problem of false accounts

10:10  22 november  2022
10:10  22 november  2022 Source:   fr.investing.com

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Investing.com-- Elon Musk, owner of Twitter (NYSE: Twr) , said Tuesday that the revival by the social media platform of its paid verification service would be postponed until the company can effectively prevent identity theft through this service.

Musk declared in a tweet that the company "waited" Oiur relance service until there was "great confidence in the judgment of identity theft". This decision comes a week before the date initially planned by Mr. Musk for the launch of the service.

The CEO of Tesla Inc (Nasdaq: Tsla) added that Twitter would probably use badges of different colors to distinguish organizations and verified people.

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Musk, who recently took control of Twitter as part of an acquisition of $ 44 billion, had tried to reshape the Twitter blue check check system by transforming it into a paid service of $ 8 per month called Twitter Blue.

But this led to an increase in identity usurpations of companies and advertisers on the site, which led to the withdrawal of the service just days after its launch.

Musk then declared that the service would be relaunched by November 29, and that it would understand more controls to prevent identity theft. He had criticized the previous "Blue Check" verification system by Twitter, comparing it to a medieval feudal system.

Musk had made Twitter Blue a priority in his overhaul of the social media giant, in order to diversify the income of the company beyond advertising.

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But the takeover of Twitter by Musk was marked by numerous discord, the richest man in the world who dismissed a large part of the staff of the company. Several advertisers also withdrew from the social media site, and Mr. Musk spoke of a potential bankruptcy if the social media platform was unable to attract more income.

Nevertheless, Mr. Musk said in another tweet on Tuesday that the website added 1.6 million daily users during the past week, a record gain.

This announcement also comes after the billionaire has canceled the suspension of several controversial accounts on the social media platform, notably those of former American president Donald Trump and musician Ye, also known as Kanye West.

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