Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company and Spotify aren’t renewing their podcasting deal, according to Bloomberg. The decision comes as Spotify is facing challenges on multiple fronts regarding its push into podcasting. Its most popular podcaster, Joe Rogan, which Spotify has signed on exclusively, has prompted backlash for sharing misinformation about the coronavirus vaccine....
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It’s day 43 in the Elon Musk–Twitter saga—and things are getting even weirder. Today we witnessed the bizarre spectacle of Elon Musk tweeting a poop emoji at Parag Agrawal after the Twitter CEO tried to clarify the company’s procedures for keeping spam bots at bay. A short time later, Bloomberg reported that Musk had told a private conference in Miami a viable deal for Twitter at a lower price...
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