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U.S. Secretly Built Cuba's Twitter Clone to Spark Unrest, the AP Reports Even tried to recruit Jack Dorsey

A Cuban Twitter clone that once counted tens of thousands of users on the small Communist island was actually a U.S. plot to manufacture dissent there, according to an Associated…

April 3, 2014, 9:11 AM EDT

The Silicon Kingdom: Disney Invests in Tech Startup Program Launches accelerator with Techstars

Disneyland could be the next Silicon Valley with its new program to jumpstart tech companies. Disney is getting into the accelerator business, sprinkling investments like pixie dust on a select…

February 12, 2014, 1:49 PM EST

Disney Adds Twitter's Jack Dorsey to Its Board Brings tech perspective to mouse's house

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been appointed to Disney’s board of directors. The Walt Disney Co. announced the move today, and Dorsey follows the footsteps of Steve Jobs, who sat on…

December 23, 2013, 3:52 PM EST

Why Twitter Went With Such a Low IPO Price Aim is to be like Linkedin, not Facebook, at least in rollout

That blue Twitter bird should be saying, “cheap, cheap.” The stock and value of the company are looking low to some, as the company prices shares ahead of its public offering…

October 25, 2013, 3:41 PM EDT

Before Twitter, Jack Dorsey Wasn't So Big on Capitalism Forget IPOs and shareholders, co-founder once wanted to revert to the barter sytem

Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s co-founder, is about to make a fortune, but there was a time he wanted nothing to do with the almighty dollar. In old Internet posts, which were published…

October 14, 2013, 5:38 PM EDT

Topsy's Social Data Now Includes the Very First Tweets Will brands find seven-year-old Twitter stats useful?

Social analytics firm Topsy has added the entire history of public Twitter messages to its real-time data platform, including stats dating back to the first-ever tweet more than seven years…

September 4, 2013, 12:01 AM EDT

Pinterest's Commerce-Minded Rival Fancy Registers $26 Million Funding Round Startup posts 2 million users, $200k in weekly sales

Yesterday New York-based startup Fancy, which takes Pinterest’s social scrapbooking use case and connects it with commerce, posted a regulatory filing showing it nabbed a $26 million funding round. Fancy’s latest…

October 30, 2012, 4:18 PM EDT

Biz Stone Is Leaving Twitter He's relaunching his old company, The Obvious Corp.

Twitter seems to have trouble getting its three co-founders to stick around. In 2008, Jack Dorsey was replaced as CEO by fellow co-founder Evan Williams, and two years later, Williams…

June 29, 2011, 9:41 AM EDT

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