Evan Blass, the man behind the popular tech leaking Twitter account @evleaks, has announced his retirement from breaking news of upcoming tech. @evleaks became famous for tweeting about upcoming news of smartphones. His high rate of success and accuracy made him a mainstay in most tech blogs.
All good things must come to an end. Thank you for an amazing two years. [RETIREMENT]
- Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 3, 2014
According to an interview by The Next Web’s Jon Russell, Blass choose to retire because of financial and health reasons. Apparently, he had a difficult time monetizing his twitter account. And health, because he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis - necessitating the need to prepare financially.
Source The Next Web