Former President Donald Trump said Monday that he has no intention of rejoining Twitter even if his account is reinstated following Elon Musk’s agreement to buy the social media giant for roughly $44 billion. Trump told Fox News that he will instead focus on his own platform, Truth Social, which has been mired in problems since its launch earlier this year. ‘I am not going on Twitter. I am going to stay on Truth,’ Trump was quoted telling the network. ‘I hope Elon buys Twitter because he’ll make improvements to it and he is a good man, but I am going to be staying on Truth.
UK’s digital watchdogs take closer look at algorithms as plans set out for year ahead
Digital Regulation Cooperation Forum calls for views on the benefits and risks of how sites and apps use algorithms Also seeks input on auditing
Turf sale ban to be discussed in Irish parliament
Supporters highlight the health benefits, but objectors question the need at a time of rising costs.
EXPLAINER: What’s next now that Twitter agreed to Musk bid?
The deal is expected to close sometime this year, but shareholders still have to weigh in, as well as regulators in the U.S. and in countries where Twitter operates.
Atlanta: Spelman College taps Helene Gayle as next president
Atlanta’s Spelman College has chosen as its next president an epidemiologist who fought AIDS and HIV before leading an international anti-poverty group