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Jack Dorsey To Be Named Twitter CEO: Report

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.30.2015 | Technology

Jack Dorsey is about to be verified -- again. Twitter's interim chief could be named permanent CEO as early as Thursday, according to Re/Code. The dec...

6 Possible Picks For Twitter's Next CEO

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business

As Dick Costolo's reign at the helm of Twitter ended Wednesday and former chief Jack Dorsey stepped back in as interim CEO, the company is searching f...

Snoop Dogg for CEO of Twitter

James Altucher | Posted 06.16.2016 | Business
James Altucher

Snoop Dogg should become CEO of Twitter and I'm about to tell you why. But first, leave Dick Costolo, the outgoing CEO, alone. When Dick became CEO, ...

Can Curation Save Twitter?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 06.20.2016 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Before we go and talk about Twitter's impending doom, let's take a look at just how important, engaging and socially relevant it is today.

Twitter Stumbles in a World That Is Increasingly Video

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 06.15.2016 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

It does not take much to put two and two together here and realize that pecking out 140 characters in text is probably going the way of the rotary dial telephone. So hand it to Dick Costolo. He knew when to get out.

Ben Walsh

Outgoing Twitter CEO's Shares Surge As Investors Cheer | Ben Walsh | Posted 06.12.2015 | Business

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo stepped down Wednesday, six weeks after the company reported poor earnings that drove its shares down almost 25 percent. Twit...

Alexander C. Kaufman

Twitter CEO Steps Down | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 06.12.2015 | Technology

CEO Dick Costolo is stepping down. Co-founder Jack Dorsey will serve as interim chief.

The Twitter Trollin' Is Still Rollin'

Tina Issa | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Tina Issa

Twitter's troll problem is not new, and by their own admission it has been a huge issue. Twitter is a private platform, just like comment sections in news outlets, so it can control the trolling any way it wishes, but it hasn't.

Twitter: As a Bluebird on Facebook's Shoulder? Satisfactual!

Jim Treacy | Posted 07.21.2014 | Technology
Jim Treacy

Mark Zuckerberg is rapidly collecting a portfolio of dominant, social media properties - each performing nicely on its' own and become even more powerful if integrated. Twitter sits in that bullseye.

How Twitter Is Trying To Close The Gap Between The Haves And Have-Nots

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.20.2014 | Impact

Twitter is pouring more than $1 million into a family-friendly space that will teach tech skills to homeless and low-income families. The microblog...

It's Not About Checking the Box, Dick -- It's Just Good Business!

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Kay Koplovitz

It's not good enough for Twitter CEO Dick Costolo to only have one woman on his board. One is too often a token. On a board of seven -- it should be at least two. No one wants to be a token, not even women seeking to serve on boards.


Megan Beyer | Posted 12.14.2013 | Women
Megan Beyer

Last night at a meeting with a group of women executives, I mentioned how surprised I was that Twitter was going public without any women on the board. One woman thought I was joking. Another thought I had Twitter confused with Facebook. The iPhones came out, and Google confirmed. Reaction: incredulity.

CEO Defends Indefensible Lack Of Women Execs At Twitter

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 10.07.2013 | Technology

What was Dick Costolo thinking? On Sunday, Twitter's CEO pushed back against criticism of the company's apparent lack of female higher-ups with an ...

Why the Debate About Twitter's Board and Women at the Top in Silicon Valley Is a Healthy One

Penny Herscher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Penny Herscher

We now know that having diverse product design teams creates better products. We also now know that having women on boards makes companies more competitive. So why would a company build its management team and board entirely from men?

Can Facebook Break Twitter's Momentum With TV Marketers?

Noah Mallin | Posted 09.22.2013 | Business
Noah Mallin

More conversations about TV might be taking place on Facebook than on Twitter, but is that really the right way for marketers to compare the two platforms?

Dick Costolo Actually Didn't Want Jack Dorsey Booted From Twitter

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 01.02.2013 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter CEO Dick Costolo lobbied against exiling Executive Chairman Jack Dorsey in a 2008 power...

Twitter's Jack Dorsey: Not So Fun To Work For

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.08.2012 | Technology

Apparently, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey isn't a very fun boss. #Yikes. According to a recent article in the New York Times profiling current Tw...

Twitter: We'll Have Interactive Tweets Someday

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 11.21.2012 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter will soon roll out a free tool for users to handpick and publish selections of tweets, ...

Twitter's New Look Is..Facebook?

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 09.18.2012 | Technology

Meet the #newnewnewTwitter. Speaking on NBC's Today show this morning, Twitter CEO Dick Costolo unveiled a new look for Twitter profiles and announ...

The Future Of Twitter's Platform Is All In The Cards

AllThingsD | Mike Isaac | Posted 08.01.2012 | Technology

On June 29, Twitter VP of Product Michael Sippey posted a foreboding 439-word letter to the company blog, broadly sketching the direction Twitter’s ...

Twitter's Apple Partnership Spurs Staggering Growth

| Posted 12.18.2011 | Technology

‪‬ By Liz Gannes Twitter’s tight integration into Apple’s new iOS 5 has more than tripled daily Twitter sign-ups via iOS in the past week,...

Twitter Shares What's Coming Next

Posted 11.09.2011 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter is preparing to broaden the areas of its service where ads appear, but the company is in no h...

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 'We're Growing Like A Weed'

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.01.2011 | Technology

Twitter is doing pretty well for itself, according to CEO Dick Costolo. Costolo sat down at the All Things Digital conference to talk about Twitter...

Obama Names Twitter CEO To Advisory Committee

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.27.2011 | Technology

Another techie goes to Washington: Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will join a presidential advisory committee. Last night, President Obama announced that...

Twitter Backtracks, Pulls New Feature

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.31.2011 | Technology

Farewell QuickBar, we hardly knew ye. Dubbed #DickBar (after CEO Dick Costolo), the ad bar promoting trending topics hovered at the top of iPhone ...