Reuters exclusively reports key Trump’s Truth Social details ahead of launch; the market reacts
Entertainment and lifestylePolicy
February 18, 2022, 7:31 p.m. 1 minute
Reuters broke news over the weekend at the launch of Donald Trump’s new social media venture, Truth Social. Reuters exclusively reported key details on how the app works and what wasn’t working a week before launch. The report, based on beta testers of the app invited to the service a week before the launch, gave readers an exclusive look at the project closely scrutinized by the former US president. Reuters had Previously reported the launch date even though executives have publicly stated that it won’t launch until much later.
Shares of Digital World, the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) set to merge with Trump Media and Technology Group, jumped 26% after the announcement.
Topics of interest: Entertainment and lifestylePolicy
Type: Best Reuters
Types of victory: Exclusivity
Types of story: Exclusive / Scoop
Media Types: Text
Customer impact: major world history