What’s In A Name? It Started Jack Dorsey-Elon Musk Argument On Twitter

Twitter co-founder and its former CEO Jack Dorsey on Monday took on Elon Musk over the social media platform’s new options and imaginative and prescient for the longer term.

Musk had tweeted earlier that Twitter must turn out to be essentially the most correct supply of details about the world.

“Twitter must turn out to be by far essentially the most correct supply of details about the world. That is our mission,” Musk tweeted.

“Correct to who? (sic),” Dorsey replied.

“As judged by the individuals of Twitter by way of Group Notes (previously Birdwatch),” Musk wrote.

“I nonetheless suppose…Birdwatch is a much better identify. And ‘extra informative’ a much better purpose,” Dorsey responded.

Twitter’s Birdwatch program is a collaborative, community-driven function that provides useful context to tweets and maintain individuals higher knowledgeable.

After Musk took over Twitter, he renamed this system as “Group Notes”.

“Birdwatch offers me the creeps,” Musk tweeted.

“Group notes is essentially the most boring Fb identify ever,” Dorsey shot again.

Musk’s response recommended infighting at Twitter.

“Not every thing must have ‘fowl’ within the identify! Too many fowl teams combating every internally different at Twitter. Indignant Birds,” Musk wrote.

Dorsey had on Saturday apologised to Twitter’s workers, a day after the corporate laid off practically 50 per cent of its workforce as new proprietor Musk continues his aggressive revamp of the social media platform.

“Of us at Twitter previous and current are sturdy and resilient. They’ll at all times discover a method regardless of how troublesome the second. I notice many are indignant with me. I personal the duty for why everyone seems to be on this scenario: I grew the corporate dimension too shortly. I apologize for that,” Mr Dorsey tweeted.

“I’m grateful for, and love, everybody who has ever labored on Twitter. I do not count on that to be mutual on this second…or ever…and I perceive,” he added.

Put up a remarkTwitter laid off shut to three,700 individuals on Friday.