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Topic: Jack Dorsey

What Twitter's New 'Moments' Feature Means to Viewers, Media Companies and Brands

5 marketers will test its latest ad unit

Twitter today unveiled Moments, the long-rumored content-curation feature that industry observers believed for the last several weeks would be called Project Lightning. It's got something for everyone—viewers, media companies and…

Why Jack Dorsey and Adam Bain May Just Give Twitter the 1-2 Punch It Needs

Social net stabilizes its executive leadership

Twitter today named co-founder and interim chief Jack Dorsey as its permanent CEO. The San Francisco-based company also elevated Adam Bain to chief operating officer from his former role as…

Here Are 4 Different Reactions to Jack Dorsey Reportedly Being Back as Twitter CEO

Excited, meh, worried and 'finally'

It appears Jack Dorsey, Twitter's interim CEO and co-founder, will be back in charge at the social-media company soon. Re/code reported the development on Wednesday, seemingly ending Twitter's executive search that…

Twitter's Ad Sales Jump 63%, but the Platform Still Needs a Lot More Users

Interim CEO Jack Dorsey addresses growth problem head-on

Twitter saw ad sales rise last quarter, leading to better-than-expected revenue, but the interim CEO Jack Dorsey, co-founder of the company, said user growth is still too slow. The San Francisco…

Here's Why Twitter's CEO Swap Could Be Just What Its Ad Business Needs

Adam Bain seen as likely candidate

The ad industry is looking for whatever clues it can get about the future of Twitter after CEO Dick Costolo handed temporary authority to co-founder Jack Dorsey today and the company begins its…

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Is Out as Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Takes Over

Struggling leader steps down

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo stepped down today from his leadership post at one of the Web's top companies, where his leadership has been under scrutiny for months. In a dramatic…

Square Just Made Three Huge Moves in One Week

Launches social payments and partners with a competitor

Between Apple Pay, branded apps and partnerships with payment companies, mobile payments are gaining traction with marketers. And clearly, the mobile payment company Square doesn't want to be left behind. Within…

6 CEOs Who Have More Twitter Followers Than Their Companies

Some expected and some wildcards

Sure, you would probably suspect for some of the world’s biggest brands to have a mass following on Twitter, but what about the chief executive officers behind those companies? While…

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…

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…

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