Twitter Inc

Twitter no longer at ''death's door'' as earnings report approaches

Twitter no longer at ''death's door'' as earnings report approaches

Twitter Inc heads toward its quarterly earnings report on Thursday with a stock that has risen more than 40 percent since April when much of Wall Street was ready to write off the tech company.

Jul 26, 2017, 10:53 AM IST
Twitter Lite launched in India

Twitter Lite launched in India

Twitter today launched a lighter version of its platform -- Twitter Lite -- in India.

Apr 06, 2017, 12:01 PM IST
Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time

Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time

Twitter Inc is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, the company said on Thursday, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first time.

Mar 24, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Another major exodus at Twitter India, MD Parminder Singh quits

Just two days after Rishi Jaitly, head of Twitter India, announced his exit from the company, the microblogging network's Managing Director for India, Parminder Singh is also quiting the company.

Nov 03, 2016, 20:11 PM IST
Twitter cuts 9% of staff, works on new growth strategy

Twitter cuts 9% of staff, works on new growth strategy

Twitter Inc reported a sharp slowdown in quarterly revenue growth on Thursday and said it would cut 9 percent of its global workforce.

Oct 27, 2016, 17:01 PM IST
Twitter CEO calls company 'people's news network'

Twitter CEO calls company 'people's news network'

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey defined one of the company`s missions as being the "people`s news network," according to an internal memo seen on Monday.

Oct 11, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

Twitter to conclude sale deliberations this month: Sources

Twitter Inc has told potential acquirers it is seeking to conclude negotiations about selling itself by the time it reports third-quarter earnings on Oct. 27, according to people familiar with the matter.

Oct 06, 2016, 05:26 AM IST

Twitter expands video role with streaming TV apps

The new app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Microsoft`s Xbox One will allow anyone with these devices to get content from Twitter`s media partners.

Sep 15, 2016, 03:31 AM IST
Twitter to keep 140-character limit, says CEO Jack Dorsey

Twitter to keep 140-character limit, says CEO Jack Dorsey

Twitter Inc will keep the 140-character limit for tweets, Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said on Friday.

Mar 18, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
Twitter offers bonuses to employees to retain them

Twitter offers bonuses to employees to retain them

In a bid to prevent staff departure, Micro-blogging site Twitter Inc has been offering additional restricted stock and cash bonuses to its employees.

Mar 11, 2016, 11:55 AM IST
Twitter to unveil refreshed timeline on March 3

Twitter to unveil refreshed timeline on March 3

The micro-blogging site Twitter is set to roll out a refreshed design to its timeline display on March 3. With this change, people can start embedding profiles, lists, collections and more with the new embedded timeline, VentureBeat reported.

Feb 26, 2016, 18:01 PM IST
Twitter says Dorsey continues to forego direct compensation

Twitter says Dorsey continues to forego direct compensation

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey has agreed to continue to forego any form of direct compensation, a regulatory filing by the company showed on Friday.

Feb 13, 2016, 05:16 AM IST

Twitter shares slump to all-time low as user growth stalls

Shares of social media website Twitter Inc hit an all-time low on Thursday after the company said late Wednesday that user growth stalled for the first time since the company went public in 2013.

Feb 12, 2016, 00:41 AM IST

Twitter to change homepage to customise tweet displays to individuals

Twitter Inc made a dramatic product change on Wednesday, saying it will recast the way it displays tweets on its homepage by customizing them to individual users, instead of uniformly displaying tweets in reverse chronological order.

Feb 11, 2016, 06:10 AM IST
After Twitter outage, WhatsApp service stumbles briefly

After Twitter outage, WhatsApp service stumbles briefly

Facebook-owned smartphone messaging service WhatsApp temporarily crashed in an array of countries from the US to India, potentially affecting hundreds of millions of users.

Jan 26, 2016, 18:46 PM IST

Twitter names Nathan Hubbard as interim media head: Report

Twitter Inc named Chief Commercial Officer Nathan Hubbard as interim media head, CNBC reported on Monday, citing a source.

Jan 26, 2016, 03:22 AM IST
Twitter suffers one of the worst outages, down in several countries

Twitter suffers one of the worst outages, down in several countries

Millions of Twitter users were blocked from their feeds on Tuesday as the social networking site went down in several countries, suffering one of the worst outages in its 10-year history.

Jan 19, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

Twitter sued by US widow for giving voice to Islamic State

Twitter Inc is being sued by the widow of an American killed in Jordan who accuses the social media company of giving a voice to Islamic State.

Jan 15, 2016, 00:52 AM IST

Twitter names Omid Kordestani as executive chairman

Twitter has appointed Omid Kordestani, a former chief business officer of Google, as its new executive chairman.

Oct 14, 2015, 22:13 PM IST
Twitter to lay off 336 employees as Jack Dorsey takes over as CEO

Twitter to lay off 336 employees as Jack Dorsey takes over as CEO

Twitter is laying off 336 employees, or about eight percent of its global workforce of 4,100 people, days after the microblogging giant brought back its co-founder Jack Dorsey as permanent CEO.

Oct 13, 2015, 22:24 PM IST