Elon Musk Talks Twitter, Tesla, Dogecoin, And More At 2022 Qatar Economic Forum
By Ehtesham Arif
July 1, 2022
One of the event's highly-anticipated sessions had Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, Tesla, Neuralink, and The Boring Company, addressing the Qatar Economic Forum audience via a video link.
during which he broached a range of topics, ranging from his opinion on the current state of the American economy.
to whether social media platform Twitter will eventually be added to the list of his ventures.
Musk said that while his intent to buy Twitter is still "on hold" as he seeks more information on how many of its users are real people, he remains enthusiastic about the potential of the platform.
"My aspiration for Twitter is to be as inclusive as possible," Musk said.
"That it is an appealing system to use. Ideally, I would like to get 80% of North America and half the world on Twitter.
That means it must be something appealing. Generally, the approach of Twitter should be to let people say what they want within the bounds of the law."
Musk also said that his vision for the messaging platform is to "drive the product, which is what I do at SpaceX and Tesla."