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“Twitter must have sufficient resources to moderate dangerous content by August 25,” the EU commissioner has warned Elon Musk.

According to the French news agency AFP, European Union Commissioner Thierry Breton told reporters after a meeting. At Twitter headquarters that “if the technology is not ready, they need sufficient resources to close the gap.” Is. I have discussed this particular topic with Elon Musk.

Elon Musk participated in the meeting through video conference from New York.
According to EU Commissioner Bretton,he told the Twitter team that ‘when the regulations come into force. There are some areas that will require immediate action. Particularly child abuse content, which is a problem for us in Europe. The important issue is also the spread of false information during the elections.

Commissioner Bratton made the two-day visit to San Francisco just weeks before the EU’s Digital Services Act for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram comes into effect.
The former French finance minister will also meet Mark Zuckerberg to discuss the new rules, but all eyes are on Elon Musk.
The EU commissioner held the meeting to determine whether the platform is ready to meet the new rules since Elon Musk took over.

During a visit to Paris last week, Elon Musk said he plans to meet the demands of the Digital Services Act (DSA). Which was also welcomed by the European Union.
However, observers suspect that Elon Musk may not be in a position to stick to his commitment.

“I’m not here to tell the company what to do,” Thierry Breton said. I am the regulator and I have to tell them what the law is.’
DSA will become a global standard, similar to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.

To meet the new rules, Twitter, Metta, TikTok and other platforms will have to invest heavily in building implementation teams. While big tech companies, including manpower to moderate their own content, will have to invest heavily. Reducing the staff.

Under the Digital Services Act, 19 platforms have been designated as ‘large online platforms. Which will be subject to specially prescribed rules starting August 25.

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