Twitter unexpectedly modifications its iconic blue fowl brand to the Dogecoin cryptocurrency image two days after April Fools’ Day, with none clarification.
Elon Musk’s transfer left Twitter customers questioning in regards to the change, as they seen a low-quality Dogecoin brand within the higher proper nook of their Twitter accounts on Monday (Apr 03).
When the change occurred, Musk posted a meme on Twitter relating to the brand replace, with no clarification in any respect.
And it’s been over per week for the reason that change and no clarification has been revealed. So, naturally, this led to a couple theories from Twitter customers.
Some assume the change to the favored Shiba Inu meme, which impressed the Dogecoin cryptocurrency brand, was a two-day late April Fools prank.
And a few assume he’s simply delivering a “promise” he made final yr of shopping for Twitter and altering the brand to the doge meme.
However some Twitter customers assume it may be extra than simply an overdue prank. “‘why is there a doge on Twitter’ trigger musk is getting sued for 258 BILLION over crypto profiteering and he needs to bury search outcomes,” one Twitter person wrote.
Information of Musk’s $258 billion lawsuit was additionally reported on Monday, April 03, the identical day because the Twitter brand change.
The Twitter CEO is revealed to be accused of deliberately inflating the worth of Dogecoin to “greater than 36,000 per cent over two years after which letting it crash,” in keeping with The Impartial.
Twitter customers slammed Musk for the transfer, however Reuters’ report revealed that the brand change helped the Dogecoin cryptocurrency “add as a lot as $4 billion to its market worth.”
The Dogecoin cryptocurrency was created by software program engineers Billy Markus and Jackson Palmer in 2013 as a joke. However it’s now the eight greatest cryptocurrency in keeping with information from CoinMarketCap.
It isn’t clear if Twitter’s brand change is everlasting or short-term, as there was no announcement or clarification about its change.