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Rulers Who Use the Social Media They Ban

Freedom House | Posted 02.25.2014 | 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

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 | 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 | 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...

Clinton Hosts Global Issues Conference

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics

ST. LOUIS -- Former President Bill Clinton and a panel of successful entrepreneurs had a simple message Friday for college students gathered in St. Lo...

What Does The Future Of Social Media Look Like?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

What if you were asked to draw the future of social media with just a pen and paper? Would you be able to illustrate your predictions for online inter...


AP | Posted 05.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — There may be another billionaire interested in New York City's top job. Jack Dorsey, co-founder of the popular social media service ...

Twitter Masterclass: How to Get Jack Dorsey to Read Your Tweets

Kirsten Bischoff | Posted 05.07.2013 | Technology
Kirsten Bischoff

Twitter is an amazing tool. It lets you become part of the conversation. And it is all about engagement. If you want to be Re-Tweeted, or to interact with people, there are some really easy steps for you to follow.

Silicon Valley Exec Out Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.28.2013 | Technology

Keith Rabois, the chief operating officer of mobile-payment giant Square, stepped down from his position at the company on Thursday due to allegations...

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...

Jack Dorsey Doesn't Like The Word 'User'

TheNextWeb | Posted 12.18.2012 | Technology

In an interesting blog post on his Tumblr, Square CEO Jack Dorsey says that he is removing the term 'users' from the company's vocabulary, replacing i...