General Motors temporarily suspends Twitter advertising after Musk takeover

The Detroit automaker, which is racing to catch up with Tesla in electric vehicle development, said Friday it's talking with Twitter to discuss how the platform will change

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General Motors Co. is temporarily suspending advertising on Twitter Inc. after the social media platform was acquired by Elon Musk, the head of rival automaker Tesla Inc.
 
The Detroit automaker, which is racing to catch up with Tesla in electric vehicle development, said Friday it’s talking with Twitter to discuss how the platform will change and will stop advertising until it has a better understanding of what will happen to it with Musk now at the helm.

“We are engaging with Twitter to understand the direction of the platform under their new ownership,” spokesman David Barnas said in a statement. “As

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First Published: Oct 29 2022 | 7:07 AM IST

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