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Martin Shkreli Gets Suspended From Twitter After Cyber-Stalking Writer

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.08.2017 | Women

Martin Shkreli’s creepiness has hit a whole new level. The reviled former pharmaceutical executive has been suspended from Twitter after he made a s...

Twitter Is Ready To Address Online Abuse, Now That The Election Is Over

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business

Exactly one week after the United States elected one of Twitter’s most prolific and controversial users, and after a brutal election in which the so...

Twitter Cuts 9 Percent Of Workforce As Revenue Growth Slows

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.27.2016 | Business

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc reported a sharp slowdown in quarterly revenue growth on Thursday and said it would cut 9 percent of its global workfor...

What My Dad Taught Me Without Even Trying

Karthik Rajan | Posted 08.18.2016 | Parents
Karthik Rajan

It is one thing to be successful and provide for your family. It is quite another to open a door for your child, show him how the world could work when the odds were against you-without preaching one word.

Twitter CEO Defends Decision To Permanently Ban Notorious Twitter Troll

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.21.2016 | Technology

When does free speech become hate speech? That can be a tricky question to answer, but, as the late Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart once said (of...

DeRay McKesson Has Blocked 19,000 Haters 'One At A Time'

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 06.02.2016 | Black Voices

There's only one way for Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson to stop the unending stream of death threats, racial slurs and other vitriol troll...

Can Jack Dorsey Save Twitter?

Vanity Fair | Adam Goldberg | Posted 06.01.2016 | Business

Less than a year into his return as C.E.O., one thing is clear: the company’s fortunes are indelibly tied to those of its controversial co-founder....

Twitter Pledges To Fix Its Most Annoying Features

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 05.24.2016 | Technology

Big changes are coming to Twitter. Many basic features on the popular social media service will be completely overhauled in the coming months, the com...

Flying With a Wounded Wing: Why Twitter Still Has More Than a Chance

Gary Vaynerchuk | Posted 02.19.2017 | Technology
Gary Vaynerchuk

I believe that Twitter has enough scale and enough brand equity to succeed. It brings value to those who know how to use it well. If Jack Dorsey makes the right two to five decisions, the company could start the momentum as a product in the right direction.

The Future of Twitter? Statistics Show 2016 Death

David Giannetto | Posted 02.15.2017 | Business
David Giannetto

Right now everyone is hoping Jack Dorsey's "innovator intuition" will revitalize Twitter just because Steve Jobs did it at Apple. But set aside hope and let's look at some cold, hard facts to see if Twitter can survive.

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

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 01.30.2017 | 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 01.28.2017 | 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 executives has raised concerns about the company's plans to win more users. Media head Katie Jacobs Stanton,...

MONDAY: Major Heads To Roll At Twitter

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 01.25.2016 | Technology

By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four senior Twitter executives are leaving the media company, CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted late Sunday night,...

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

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 01.06.2016 | Technology

The news that Twitter plans to enable users to tweet 10,000-character messages is evoking strong reactions from loyal tweeps. The San Francisco-based ...

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

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 12.15.2016 | 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 long-ti...

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 N...

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 m...

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 s...

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 early...

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 news...

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 the ...