Topic: The Obvious Corporation

A Second Act for Tech Luminaries Silicon Valley startups are getting funded for the cred of the people behind them

The founders of some big successes in digital media have returned to the world of scrappy startups—but not in the traditional way. Instead, they’re launching companies intended to embody the…

September 21, 2011, 7:02 AM EDT

Twitter Co-Founders' New Startup: Lift The app 'unlocks human potential'

Twitter co-founders Evan Williams and Biz Stone have revealed their much-awaited next project since leaving Twitter and relaunching the Obvious Corporation, the incubator that they started with Twitter vp of…

August 24, 2011, 11:04 AM 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