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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

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 06.12.2015 | Technology

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

Happy 9th Birthday Twitter! Memorable Twitter Moments

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 05.26.2015 | Media
Jeryl Brunner

On March 21, 2006, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey posted the world's first Tweet: "just setting up my twttr." he declared. The company's mission? To ...

Jack Dorsey Credits Journalists With Twitter's Rise

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 03.21.2015 | Technology

<3 you too, Jack.

Beyonce to Bill Gates: 24 Millionaires Reveal the Hardest Thing About Being an Entrepreneur

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.17.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Being your own boss might sound like a dream come true, but starting your own business isn't an easy path. The reality is it takes a lot of sweat, tears, hard work and discipline to be a successful entrepreneur.

You Only Have To Be Right Once: The Unprecedented Rise of the Instant Tech Billionaires by Randall Lane and the Staff of Forbes

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 12.31.2014 | Books
Sugar Rautbord

208 Pages Published by Portfolio / Penguin Random House The photographs of the young men who have made an instant fortune in Randall Lane's You On...

Going Against the Flow: Vivienne Harr of Make a Stand

Charu Sharma | Posted 12.20.2014 | Technology
Charu Sharma

When Vivienne Harr, Chief Inspiration Officer at Stand, was eight years old, she saw a photo of two boys, her age, from Nepal living in modern-day slavery. She said: "Compassion is not compassion without action."

How the FCC Can Save Net Neutrality and Still Ruin the Internet

Mike Montgomery | Posted 10.15.2014 | Technology
Mike Montgomery

I'm pro-net neutrality, but anti-1934-style strangulation. Where does that leave me? According to the approaches under consideration, I may soon be a man without a country. Good thing the Internet, at least for now, doesn't require a passport.

Witty and Hilarious Celebrity Tweets That Might Inspire You to Up Your Tweet Game

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 10.02.2014 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

On March 21, 2006, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey posted the world's first Tweet: "just setting up my twttr." The company's mission? To give anyone wh...

Gerry Smith

How Police Are Scanning All Of Twitter To Detect Terrorist Threats

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 06.25.2014 | Technology

When Boston officials decided to monitor Twitter during this year's marathon, they didn't scan the site's 500 million daily posts for signs of trouble...

Too Big to Eat

James Moore | Posted 08.19.2014 | Technology
James Moore

As the Internet of Things expands and more physical objects are connected to the web, there will also be an even greater demand for manufacturing of those products, and a need to make people more efficient in their creation.

How Many Men Does it Take to Win the World Cup?

Ken Carbone | Posted 08.11.2014 | Sports
Ken Carbone

As we are glued to our widescreen HDTV's, watching every move by today's "fútbol" stars like Ronaldo and Messi, Pelé reminds us that they each have ten other players on "the pitch" and many more on the bench, sharing with our joy in each glorious goal.

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.

Square Is Losing Millions Of Dollars And Wants To Sell: WSJ

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Square Inc has been in talks with several rivals for a possible sale as the mobile payments startup looks to stem widening losses and dwin...

Rulers Who Use the Social Media They Ban

Freedom House | Posted 04.26.2014 | Technology
Freedom House

by Cyrus Rassool Program Associate, Internet Freedom Iran's rulers have actively used social media for international diplomacy and even for mess...

Are You All A-Twitter?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 04.16.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

The entire value proposition of Twitter is about vanity. And self-aggrandizement. And narcissism. There's nothing else there. "LOOK at me!" is what the investors invested in.

UH-OH: Square Has Its Own Winklevii Situation On Its Hands

Reuters | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A professor in St. Louis who says he helped come up with the idea that became payments-company Square has filed a lawsuit ag...

What Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey, Teaches Us About Marketing

Marc Wayshak | Posted 02.05.2014 | Business
Marc Wayshak

Twitter has become an integral part of our lives, and the mindset that led to its creation is just as critical to those looking to market their organizations.

Twitter's Founder Is Terrible At Twitter

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.08.2013 | Technology

In its early days, Twitter’s optimal use was a little hard to grasp. Critics asked how it was different than a Facebook status or why anyone would w...

Book Review: 'Hatching Twitter' by Nick Bilton

Phil Simon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Phil Simon

I've followed Twitter from its inception, but there was plenty about the company that hasn't been revealed -- at least until now. 

Twitter Could Basically Be 'The Social Network 2'

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This much is known: Twitter grew out of Jack Dorsey's fascination with dispatch systems for cabs, emergency services and bike m...

Top 5 Lessons From Startup School

Lili Balfour | Posted 12.22.2013 | Small Business
Lili Balfour

As an entrepreneur building a company, you should always be focused on learning from those who came before you. Entrepreneurs need to be persistent, humble, and focused.

Sasha Belenky

Twitter's Messy Origins, The Future Of Music & More Must-Reads

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Belenky | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

1. The Twitter War “What’s the worst thing I can do as C.E.O. to screw the company up?” Evan Williams, a co-founder of Twitter, asked Bil...

Al Gore Tried To Buy Twitter After Copious Amounts Of Tequila

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 10.18.2013 | Technology

Al Gore never really said he invented the Internet, but he did once try to buy a key Internet player. Gore and former Current TV co-founder Joel Hy...