• Elon Musk Sets New Launch Date For Paid Twitter Verification System Following Two-Week Pause

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    Elon Musk has confirmed that his new paid checkmark system for Twitter verification is “tentatively” scheduled to roll out - for the second time - next Friday, December 2nd. Musk specified on Friday that accounts for companies, government officials and entities, and individuals will be marked with different colors - “gold check for companies, grey...
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  • Twitter Checkmarks Are Getting New Colors Based On Account Type

    Twitter Checkmarks Are Getting New Colors Based On Account Type

    9 days ago - By Screen Rant

    In yet another twist to Twitter 's never-ending verification saga, Elon Musk today said that the 'Verified' program could make a comeback on Friday, Dec. 2, albeit with a new avatar. The news comes just a few days after Musk reportedly told employees at an all-hands-on-deck meeting that the company's Blue subscription service may not relaunch on Nov. 29, as planned.
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  • JUST IN: Elon Musk Reveals New Color-Coded Verification System to Be Unveiled Next Week

    JUST IN: Elon Musk Reveals New Color-Coded Verification System to Be Unveiled Next Week

    9 days ago - By Mediaite

    Elon Musk revealed plans for a multi-colored verification system to be launched on Twitter next Friday, December 2nd.
    In a midnight reply tweet to verified users Jake Greenbaum and Robert Reich, Musk revealed tentative plans to launch “Verified” Friday of next week. He then provided specifics which included “Gold check for companies, grey check for government, blue for individuals and all verified accounts will be manually authenticated before check activates.”
    “Painful, but necessary,” he added.
    Sorry for the delay, we're tentatively launching Verified on Friday next week.
    Gold check for...
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  • Musk says Twitter will relaunch verified service with 3 different check marks

    Musk says Twitter will relaunch verified service with 3 different check marks

    9 days ago - By Wood TV

    Elon Musk on Friday said Twitter is tentatively planning to relaunch its paid verification check service next week after delays over impersonation concerns.
    Musk indicated the platform will roll out gold checks for companies, grey checks for government accounts and blue checks for individuals.
    The new Twitter CEO has garnered controversy for introducing an $8-per-month subscription service that includes a verified check after a series of users quickly leveraged it to impersonate prominent companies and public figures.
    The issues led one account posing as pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly...
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