Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk says “It is time to break up Amazon“. He posted a tweet on Thursday implying to break off relations with the upcoming space organization. This implies an escalated rivalry between the two organizations. Blue Origin, Bezos’s own space organization is currently busy building a moon lander that will stay there.
SpaceX CEO tagged the world’s richest man while tweeting “Monopolies are wrong”. Because the popular e-commerce giant is currently facing charges from federal lawmakers for expanding his business out of scope. From online shopping to movies to space organizations, Jeff Bezos is doing them all. The tweet however was in a playful nature.
Elon Musk to break off ties with Amazon
Musk’s post came in response to a tweet from a writer who said his book titled “Unreported Truths About COVID-19 and The Lockdown” was removed from Amazon’s Kindle publishing division for violating unspecified guidelines.
Oh fuck me. I can’t believe it. They censored it. pic.twitter.com/GfPEr7OiV2
— Alex Berenson (@AlexBerenson) June 4, 2020
Time to break up Amazon. Monopolies are wrong!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 4, 2020
An Amazon spokeswoman said the book had an error and will be back in time. “We have notified the author,” she said in an email. Last year, a Space Exploration Technologies Corp. executive said Amazon’s effort to build a constellation of broadband internet satellites was years behind the closely held company. Elon Musk founded SpaceX eight years before Bezos started rival manufacturer Blue Origin.
SpaceX recently had success in its latest mission- “Launch America“. The company has also successfully launched 60 new satellites yesterday as a part of their Starlink Constellation. Let us know what you think of this in the comments section below! However, don’t forget to join us on our Telegram Channel for more such latest updates and discussions.