Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey (born November 19, 1976) is an American web developer and businessman widely known as a co-founder and co-creator of Twitter, and as the founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company. In 2008, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35. For 2012, The Wall Street Journal gave him the "Innovator of the Year Award" for technology.
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    • Internal Memo from Jack Dorsey Seeks to Calm the Waters at Twitter

      Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sought to calm the waters after a tumultuous few weeks at his company. Bloomberg obtained an internal memo Dorsey sent to employees, in which he focused on Twitter’s push to become a prominent source for real-time news, not touching on rumors that several companies—including Disney, Google parent Alphabet and Salesforce–looked into acquiring Twitter ...

      David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google Twitter- 11 readers -
  • A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

    …, advertisers that want to drive website clicks, conversions or mobile app installs can seamlessly extend their campaigns to Twitter’s audience of more than 800 million visitors–whether they’re on Twitter, or engaging with thousands of mobile apps and websites. We’re also introducing new creative formats to help direct-response advertisers better…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Twitter- 10 readers -
  • Twitter to Live-Stream Two New NBA Shows

    … of the game Animated GIFs #NBAmixtape custom edits Day in the Life takeovers Periscope live streams of press conferences and interviews The NBA said in a release announcing the expanded partnership that it will produce more video from major events including NBA All-Star Weekend, the league’s postseason (including the NBA Finals) and the NBA Draft…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 6 readers -
  • Twitter Scoops Up Machine Learning Firm Magic Pony Technology

    … of exciting creative possibilities for Twitter. The team includes 11 PhDs with expertise across computer vision, machine learning, high-performance computing and computational neuroscience, who are alumni of some of the top labs in the world. And Magic Pony said on its homepage: We’ve been developing state-of-the-art machine-learning-based approaches…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 15 readers -
  • Twitter Invests in SoundCloud

    … Twitter must have really liked the audio cards from SoundCloud it began supporting in April, as the social network reportedly invested some $70 million in the music-streaming service. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey confirmed to Peter Kafka and Kara Swisher of Re/code that Twitter now owns part of SoundCloud, but he did not go into specifics. Dorsey…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 9 readers -
  • Top Earning Websites

    … Page, Sergey Brin $74.98B $2378.23 3 JD.com Liu Qiangdong aka Richard Liu $28B $887.87 4 Facebook Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes $17.93B $568.56 5 Tencent Ma Huateng $12.89B $408.74 6 Reuters Paul Reuter $12.6B $399.54 7 Alibaba Peng Lei, Jack Ma $12.29B $389.71 8 Paypal Peter Thiel, Yu Pan, Luke…

    Michael Dunlop/ How To Make Money Onlinein Paid Search Google- 23 readers -
  • Twitter Celebrates 10th Birthday

    …, with an innocent tweet on March 21, 2006 from co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey. just setting up my twttr — Jack (@jack) March 21, 2006 Twitter celebrates its 10th birthday today, one filled with favorites likes, retweets and emojis. Now that we’ve seen how Twitter started, let’s take a look at how it has grown from Dorsey’s maiden tweet. Twitter also…

    Justin Lafferty/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 8 readers -