PS3 Hacker Quits Twitter

George Hotz, the once famous PlayStation 3 hacker, has quit his Twitter internship after only a month on the job. Also known as geohot, the programmer previously agreed to a 12-week Twitter position following mass layoffs at the company, hoping to lend his expertise where applicable. Elon Musk's Twitter has been struggling since the billionaire took over in an uncharacteristically public manner thanks to his own tweets. George Hotz, a prolific hacker credited with jail-breaking iOS devices and breaking into the PlayStation 3, was invited to Twitter before a lot of the recent controversies arose. Back then, the company was dealing with the backlash to policy changes surrounding parody accounts, not long after Musk declared comedy to be legal on Twitter once more.

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