Twitter co-founder accuses new app Threads of copying, as it sets record downloads

  • Jack Dorsey, Twitter co-founder, labels Meta’s new app ‘Threads’ as a ‘Twitter clone’, implicating use of Twitter’s trade secrets in its development.
  • Threads sets a record with over 30 million downloads in under 24 hours, outpacing past records set by AI chatbot ChatGPT.
  • Prominent figures such as Ellen DeGeneres and Bill Gates swiftly migrate to Threads, generating significant user interaction and causing occasional app instability.
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