made him an offer of at least $5,000 to stop the tech tycoon's flight-tracking Twitter bot, @ElonJet. The University of Central Florida sophomore declined to comply with the founder of SpaceX.
CNBC Make It reported that all it took for Cuban to request Sweeney's friendship and business advice was a direct message on Twitter asking Sweeney to disable @MCubansJets. The 19-year-old Sweeney says,
He said, 'I'd be your friend,' and I asked if I could meet him at a basketball game." It is more valuable than gold to learn tips and tricks from a maverick like Cuban,