Twitter Buys

  • Twitter Confirms ZipDial Acquisition

    … Twitter has acquired ZipDial, the India-based startup that figured out how to convert the cultural “missed call” phenomenon into a lucrative business. ZipDial built a mobile platform that lets users call a toll-free number where they intentionally hang up, triggering a missed call in exchange for goods and services. We first reported…

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  • Twitter Should Buy Yahoo, Says Ex-Yahoo CEO

    … Once upon a time Yahoo was the king of the internet. Not only was it the best place to find the coolest websites around, thanks to the recently-closed Yahoo Directory, for many people it was both their search engine of choice and home page. Then Google came along. And that was that. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

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  • Twitter Raises $1.8 Billion After Strong Demand for Notes

    … Twitter has raised $1.8 billion in the convertible notes offering it announced last week, slightly more than the $1.5 billion we reported on Friday, after higher than anticipated demand. In the official filing, Twitter states that $900 million has been raised in five-year notes due 2019 at an interest rate of 0.25 percent per year, and $900…

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