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Twitter is Trapped Not By 140 Characters But By Its Own Success

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 01.30.2016 | Business
Bhaskar Chakravorti

Twitter is in a state of crisis. The stock has tanked since co-founder Jack Dorsey returned as chief executive. Four of 10 top executives just left. With takeover rumors swirling Dorsey must think outside the box and reinvent the one-time darling of social media.

The White-Collar Superhero: An Interview with Richard Lindenmuth

Phil Simon | Posted 01.29.2016 | Business
Phil Simon

I was curious about what interim CEOs actually do. To this end, I recently sat down with Richard Lindenmuthm, author of The Outside the Box Executive. He's been an interim CEO in a number of industries and serves as the Chairman of the Association of Interim Executives.

Twitter's Having A Really Bad Day

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 01.25.2016 | Technology

(Reuters) - An exodus of top Twitter Inc <TWTR.N> executives has raised concerns about the company's plans to win more users. Media head Katie ...

MONDAY: Major Heads To Roll At Twitter

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 01.25.2016 | Technology

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Here Are The Funniest Reactions To Twitter's 10,000-Character Limit

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 01.06.2016 | Technology

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Twitter May Increase Character Limit To 10,000

AP | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 01.06.2016 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter appears ready to loosen its decade-old restriction on the length of messages to give its users more freedom...

LA Stories: Throwing in the Towels at Hollywood YMCA, Greenway's Social Entrepreneurship and "Touchdown Israel's" Peaceful Microcosmic Perspective

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 12.15.2015 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

We're at the Hollywood YMCA. For a hundred years, this historic facility in the heart of Hollywood has been a workout and productive schmoozing place for people from legendary mobster Bugsy Siegel to modern-day Hollywood types, and families.

Twitter Plans To Start Making Money Off People Who Don't Even Have Accounts

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 12.11.2015 | Technology

Twitter Inc said it was testing a feature to show advertisements to people who read tweets without logging in, as it tries to make good on its...

Jack Dorsey's Secret To Running Two Tech Giants At Once

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business

NEW YORK -- Jack Dorsey leads two public companies, but he isn't going it alone. On Thursday, his financial-services startup, Square, debuted on the ...

Twitter Kills 'Favorite' Button, Replaces With Heart-Shaped 'Likes'

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 11.03.2015 | Technology

Twitter Inc has replaced its star-shaped "favorite" icon with a heart-shaped icon called "like" as part of efforts to make the microblogging website ...

The Breakfast Habits Of Insanely Successful People

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 11.01.2015 | Taste

What does a real breakfast of champions look like? Well, if you wish to start your days as successfully as Jack Dorsey started Twitter, feast your eye...

Jack Dorsey To Give A Third Of His Stock To Twitter Employees

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.23.2015 | Technology

Twitter Inc Chief Executive and co-founder Jack Dorsey said he is giving a third of his stock in the company, about 1 percent, to the employee equity...

Square, Mobile Payments Giant, Just Filed For Its IPO

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Business

NEW YORK -- Square, the mobile payment firm co-founded by Jack Dorsey, on Wednesday filed for an initial public offering. In a press release, Square ...

Twitter Names Former Google Exec As Chairman

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.14.2015 | Business

Twitter Inc said it appointed former Google executive Omid Kordestani as its executive chairman. Twitter's shares were up 1 percent to $29.36 in...

336 Twitter Employees Sacked As New CEO Cuts Costs

AP | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 10.13.2015 | Technology

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Re/Code: Twitter Plans Layoffs Next Week

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.09.2015 | Technology

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc is planning company-wide layoffs next week, technology news website Re/code reported on Friday, citing sources. The new...

Twitter Plans Company-Wide Layoffs For Next Week

Re/code | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.09.2015 | Technology

Jack Dorsey was named permanent CEO of Twitter on Monday, and a big reason he got the job was that as a co-founder, Dorsey isn’t afraid to make...

How Jack Dorsey Can Keep His Chill While Running Two Companies

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.05.2015 | Business

Jack Dorsey has his plate full -- doubly full. Twitter on Monday named him its permanent CEO, nearly four months after he took over as the interim ch...

Jack Dorsey Named Permanent CEO Of Twitter

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 10.05.2015 | Technology

Jack is back -- for good, this time. Twitter on Monday named Jack Dorsey its permanent CEO. Dorsey is a co-founder of the social media giant...

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 de...

Jack Dorsey Bought A Bunch Of Twitter Shares, And It's Working Out Great

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 08.10.2015 | Business

Twitter has been struggling lately. Its user growth has slowed, execs are leaving and it's still searching for a permanent CEO. Co-founder ...

Jack Dorsey Could Pull An Elon Musk

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 08.07.2015 | Business

 Jack Dorsey, like Elon Musk, could serve as CEO of two major companies. He's currently the interim chief executive at Twitter, the $18 bill...

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...

Is Twitter's Jack Dorsey the Next Steve Jobs?

Jose Costa | Posted 06.25.2015 | Business
Jose Costa

This needs to be a win-win for all its stakeholders, from users, to advertisers, to employees. Dorsey has the potential to do this, but will he be given a chance to show what he's got?

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.