This Bot Tells You When Elon Musk Tweets About Crypto

How a few lines of code turned my Trump bot into a Musk bot

Max Braun
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2 min readFeb 24, 2021

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Four long years ago, I introduced a project to ridicule and exploit our ex-president’s irresponsible use of social media.

[Trump] really likes to use Twitter. He uses it to express strong opinions about all sorts of things. Occasionally, those opinions are targeted at publicly traded companies. You see where this is going.

Little did I know that a whole new level of irresponsibility would eventually get him suspended from the platform and bring about the end of the industrious Trump2Cash bot.

Luckily, there is someone ready to pick up where the two of them left off. Allow me to introduce you to Musk2Cash:

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Max Braun
Debugger

Engineering at Google AI. Previously building products in robotics, wearables, and augmented reality. Exploring art, technology, and philosophy. braun.design