In the midst of a legal battle between himself and Twitter following the cancellation of his takeover, Elon Musk may have announced the launch of a new social network. In fact, when an Internet user asks him if he has ever considered this project, the billionaire responds with a simple domain name: X.com.
“Ever thought of creating your own social network? If the Twitter takeover doesn’t happen”. The Tesla Silicon Valley Owners account question for Elon Musk arises. After the platform has filed a complaint against the billionaire and that the latter has returned the favor, everyone is waiting for the next chapter of this amazing story. And obviously, the main party of interest has an idea in mind.
In fact, Elon Musk’s answer is as surprising as it is forward, as he was content to send a simple domain name: X.com. When we click on a link, we are automatically redirected to a page that displays one and only content letter X on white background. Before we start hunting for a treasure that does not actually exist, we must go back to 1999 to understand what is going on.
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X.com, Elon Musk’s new social network?
In 1999, Elon Musk co-founded X.com, his online banking solution. A year later, the company merged with a competitor, which would later produce PayPal. After leaving the management of the company, the billionaire finally decides buy back domain name in 2017who would be with him “great emotional value” on its terms. However, the site only serves as a gateway to Elon Musk’s other projects, such as Tesla and SpaceX.
But now this famous X.com is once again appearing at the beginning of the conversation on Twitter. As usual with a businessman, Better not to jump to conclusions.. This tweet might as well be a joke as a real joker. As a reminder, Elon Musk sold the equivalent of $7 billion in Tesla shares earlier this week. Knowing his impulsive nature, revenge against twitter may be in the works.