Twitter users may see more fake news, hate speech after Elon Musk takeover

Mr Elon Musk's apparent plans to loosen Twitter's content moderation policies may lead to more harmful stuff appearing. PHOTO: AFP
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SINGAPORE - Twitter users may see more fake news and harmful content such as hate speech if billionaire Elon Musk's plans to revamp the social media platform come true.

Such concerns were expressed by experts and observers in Singapore, following Twitter's statement last week that it had accepted his offer to acquire it for about US$44 billion (S$61 billion).

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