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Twitter suffers outage for thousands of users

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Social media giant Twitter experiences technical problem, with the platform experiencing an outage for thousands of users

Social media platform Twitter has suffered an outage, leaving thousands of users without connection.

Users noticed problem with the loading of feeds when using the site on desktop, however the app seems to be working as normal on mobile.

According to Down Detector, reports of issues have been raised by users around the world.

Hundreds of reports were received within a 10 minute window leaving users asking whether Twitter was down.

79% of issues reported seem to be connected to the website. Meanwhile, 15% was linked to the app.

Ahron Young is an award winning journalist who has covered major news events around the world. Ahron is the Managing Editor and Founder of TICKER NEWS.

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This investor sold its equity stake in Twitter during Musk takeover saga

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A Securities and Exchange filing has showed active investor Elliott Management has sold its equity stake, as well as cutting its exposure, to Twitter

The company previously held 10 million stocks in the social media giant, and was one of its major shareholders.

Twitter’s stock price dramatically rose in April, on the back of Elon Musk wanting to buy the company for approximately $44billion.

The after-effects of the takeover saga are still ongoing, with the billionaire and Twitter embroiled in a legal battle.

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Why a Bitcoin mining company is going against a major merger

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Bitcoin mining company PrimeBlock has ended plans to go public via a specialpurpose acquisition company (SPAC) merger with 10X Capital.

The firms terminated the agreement via mutual consent, according to a US Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

Plans for the merger were confirmed in April, with expectations that it would be completed in the second half of 2022, carrying an enterprise value of $1.25billion.

No official reason has been given for the decision, but it is believed the volatility of both the crypto and mainstream markets in recent months may be a factor.

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This will help million of Americans

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Adults with a hearing impairment will be able to purchase hearing aids directly from stores, pharmacies and online retailers, without the need of a prescription or doctor’s appointment

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved this change, and it will come into effect in two months’ time, following years of campaigning.

The Biden Administration says this will make the devices more accessible and affordable for millions of American citizens.

The new rule only applies to certain air-conduction hearing aids and for people over the age of 18.

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