• With A Single Tweet, Elon Musk Just Gave A Master...
    Inc. - Apr 3
    Last week, SpaceX successfully launched and recovered its first recycled rocket, Falcon 9. As CNN reported, this is "the first time in the history of spaceflight that the same rocket has been used on two separate missions to... Read »
    9 months ago
  • Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Apologizes For Letting...
    Business Insider - Feb 2
    Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo has done an about-face on his opinion of the company as a haven for online bullies and the part he may have played in that. At the Upfront Summit in Los Angeles, he suggested he had not... Read »
    11 months ago
  • Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s Account Briefly...
    WSJ - Nov 28
    The Twitter account of co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey was briefly suspended Tuesday night before being reinstated. It is unclear why Mr. Dorsey’s account was suspended for about a half hour. When his account... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter Needs A Full-Time CEO
    Bloomberg - Oct 31
    It's now conventional wisdom that Twitter Inc. is badly in need of repair. Yet the company on Thursday turned in a not-bad earnings report card for the third quarter, with revenue that topped its own forecast and an... Read »
    1 year ago
  • What Tweets Could Cost You
    Business Insider - Oct 28
    I recently came across a Reuters article titled "In insurance Big Data could lower rates for optimistic tweeters." The title employs a common marketing rule. Frame bad news as good news. Instead of saying, Big data... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter Is Planning To Cut As Much As Eight Percent...
    Business Insider - Oct 25
    Twitter is planning a big round of layoffs that could affect up to 8% of its staff, or 300 people, according to a Bloomberg report citing anonymous sources. The layoffs come as the money-losing social networking company... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Is Launching His...
    Business Insider - Sep 30
    Dick Costolo's next act after leaving Twitter is a group fitness startup called Chorus that's launching in beta this December. The former Twitter CEO first teased the startup in January, and now a new profile of Costolo... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Has A Plan To Get People To...
    CNN Money - Sep 26
    He tweeted Saturday that all U.S. retailers, shops and restaurants that use Square (SQ) -- Dorsey's payment processing platform -- will be able to add a link to their customers' digital receipts to register to vote.  "We... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter’s Ex-CEO Is Furious About An Article...
    Business Insider - Aug 15
    The former CEO of Twitter has reacted angrily to a blistering report attacking the social network's failure to deal with trolling and harassment. BuzzFeed's Charlie Warzel has published a deeply reported feature claiming... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter Admits– Again– That It Has Failed...
    Business Insider - Jul 27
    Twitter is stagnating. The social network isn't growing, advertiser demand is falling, and the stock is crashing. The ugly and endemic abuse on the platform has also been highlighted in recent weeks, with a torrent of... Read »
    1 year ago
  • I Followed Jack Dorsey’s Morning Routine For A...
    Business Insider - Jul 26
    As CEO of both Twitter and Square, 18-hour days are regular occurrences for Jack Dorsey. According to a 2015 Product Hunt Q&A, Dorsey keeps balanced by following a uniform schedule. "I look to build a lot of... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter Has Banned A Watchdog That Kept Track Of...
    Business Insider - Jul 11
    A website that monitored public figures' Twitter profiles for deleted tweets has been shut down by the social network. Post Ghost, which only launched on July 6, acted as a kind of watchdog, tracking when certain users... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Was Hacked
    CNBC - Jun 22
    Even the former CEO of Twitter isn't protected from the occasional security hack. Earlier this afternoon, three tweets were sent from Dick Costolo's account claiming to be from a group called OurMine.  The tweets have... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Twitter CEO Dorsey On Users, Metrics
    CNBC - Jun 2
    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on his interview with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at the Code Conference, where they spoke about the Twitter user experience and metrics. Read »
    1 year ago
  • This Job At Twitter Has Been Compared To The Jinxed...
    Business Insider - Jun 1
    Product chiefs at Twitter don't seem to last very long. In fact, the job has such a high turnover rate that it's been likened to the "jinxed" Defense Against the Dark Arts teaching position in the Harry Potter series. In... Read »
    1 year ago