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Sept 30- Twitter Inc co-founder Jack Dorsey, who has been acting chief executive of the company for the past three months, is expected to be named permanent CEO as early as Thursday, technology website Re/code reported, citing sources. There is also likely to be a shakeup of Twitter's board, with previous CEO Dick Costolo leaving, Re/code said.
Re/code's Kara Swisher discusses her report that Jack Dorsey will be named Twitter CEO.
Sept 30- Twitter Inc's co-founder Jack Dorsey is expected to be named as permanent chief executive as early as Thursday, technology website Re/code reported, citing sources. Dorsey has been the micoblogging website's interim CEO for the past three months. There is also likely to be a shakeup of the board, with previous CEO Dick Costolo leaving, Re/code said.
Re/code's Kara Swisher reports Jack Dorsey will be named Twitter CEO, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Sept 30- Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it was partnering with U.S. retailers to help them sell products through a "Buy Now" button in tweets, the latest move by the company to boost flagging user growth. The micro-blogging site said it was working with e-commerce websites such as Bigcommerce, Demandware Inc, and Shopify Inc, and retailers and brands such as Best Buy Co...
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Twitter's buy button, which allows retailers to sell products within a tweet.
Twitter is rolling out a "buy now" button system wide—so any U.S. retailer can sell physical products, digital goods or services all within a tweet.
Twitter is working on a new product that will let users post tweets longer than the current 140-character limit.
U.S stock futures were sharply higher this morning on the last day of the third quarter, which has been dismal for Wall Street.
Sept 29- Micro-blogging website operator Twitter Inc is working on a product that will allow users to share content longer than 140 characters, technology website Re/code reported on Tuesday. Increasing the limit has been discussed at Twitter for years, more so in recent months under interim Chief Executive Jack Dorsey as the company looks to grow its user...
NEW YORK— Edward Snowden, who has confounded U.S. officials since his abrupt departure from the country two years ago, has just found a new megaphone in Twitter. Snowden is following just one account: tweets from the National Security Agency. A spokesman at Twitter Inc. confirmed that it gave Snowden the@ Snowden username, which was being used by someone else.
On Tuesday, Twitter got yet another high-profile addition when Edward Snowden sent out his first tweet.
Dorsey will not be distracted by running two tech companies at the same time, investors said. The New York Times reports.
The wildly popular Modi, who boasts an 87 percent approval rating in India, also used the speech to sell technology executives on his "Digital India" initiative, which aims to connect thousands more Indian villages to the Internet, create more tech jobs and move more services online. We also have the strength of the partnership between India and the United States.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 25- Payments startup Square Inc plans to file for an "imminent" initial public offering, according to a source familiar with the situation, potentially putting it an a position to be a public company by the end-of-year holiday season. Goldman Sachs will serve as lead underwriter, with Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase also participating,...
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SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 22- Instagram now has more than 400 million users, the company announced Tuesday, making it far larger than rival Twitter Inc with 100 million more users. More than 75 percent of Instagram's users are outside the United States, the company wrote in a blog post. More than half of the 100 million newest users living in Europe and Asia with Brazil,...
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