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

Mike Montgomery | Posted 08.15.2014 | 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 08.04.2014 | 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...

Meeting Jack Dorsey

Edward Lando | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Edward Lando

Last week, 20 Penn undergraduates traveled to Silicon Valley to tour large tech companies and meet founders. This is my impression of a meeting with J...

Everything You Need To Know About Jack Dorsey

The New Yorker | Posted 12.14.2013 | Technology

Jack Dorsey, of Twitter, is now making big money at Square--and is out to prove that he's more than a lucky man....

Iran President Exchanges Tweets With Twitter Co-Founder

Posted 10.02.2013 | World

Iran President Hassan Rouhani exchanged tweets with Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey on Tuesday, offering a window for interpretation over what the less...

Ashley Woods

Jack Dorsey Joins The 'Startups Will Save Detroit' Movement

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 11.25.2013 | Small Business

DETROIT -- Jack Dorsey, a founder of Twitter and the mobile payments platform Square, thinks small businesses "will fix Detroit." "I love what entr...

Why Is Jack Dorsey Risking His Life For A Vine?

Read Write | Posted 08.04.2013 | Technology

Twitter cofounder and chairman Jack Dorsey has either lost his mind, or he's just showing the obsessive devotion to his company's products he's famed ...

LOOK: Vine Selfies Are Truly Horrendous

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 04.30.2013 | Technology

Selfies are perhaps the worst thing about social networks. They take media like Facebook or Instagram, which work their best when people share things ...

Twitter Saved My Life and Helps Me Help Others

Mark Horvath | Posted 06.29.2013 | Impact
Mark Horvath

You might think it's funny that I thank a social media company for saving my life, but I genuinely believe that if it wasn't for Twitter, I'd be back on the streets -- or worse.

Twitter Co-Founder's Parents Have A Beef With Twitter

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.10.2013 | Technology

Being the parent of a famous person has its perks. You often get to share in the wealth and go to fancy events, but you don't always get special treat...