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Matthew J. Belvedere / CNBC:
Peter Thiel: Twitter execs probably smoke pot, Uber most ethically challenged company   —  Peter Thiel on Twitter and pot, Google, Uber and gay CEOs  —  Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder, provides his play on social media company Twitter.  —  Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
David Pogue / Yahoo Tech:
Reviewed: iPhone 6 is a Thin, Sexy Phone with a Killer Camera   —  When Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 last week, it made the front pages of newspapers.  It dominated Google Search and Twitter.  It triggered an avalanche of sniping and worshiping on the Web's comment boards.  —  About a phone?
Sep 16, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable:
Russian social network VKontakte starts shutting down accounts that promote ISIS   —  Russia's ‘Facebook’ Cracking Down on ISIS Accounts  —  The Islamic State may soon be running out of social networks  —  When Twitter ramped up its crackdown on several accounts in the wake of the brutal beheading …
Sep 14, 2014, 9:15 AMIn context
David Meyer / Gigaom:
CartoDB takes $8M in funding to build platform for “thousands” of niche mapping apps   —  The Spanish firm is also relocating its headquarters to New York, nearer to most of its client base — though it insists it will still be a European company.  —  Interactive map maker CartoDB …
Sep 11, 2014, 1:15 AMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Twitter taps debt markets, to offer up to $1.5B in convertible bonds for acquisitions and expansion   —  Twitter Seeks to $1.5 Billion in Debt Offering  —  Twitter Inc. (TWTR) is tapping debt markets for the first time, with plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion to invest in acquisitions and expansion.
Sep 10, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Twitter announces annual mobile developer conference Flight, to take place Oct. 22 this year   —  Twitter Announces Flight, An Annual Mobile Developer Conference  —  Twitter has announced Flight, a new developer conference focused on mobile.  The conference will take place …
Sep 10, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:
Twitter supports Internet Slowdown campaign along with Netflix, Reddit, Mozilla, Digg, more   —  Twitter, Netflix and Reddit hold net neutrality protest  —  Protesters rally in support of ‘net neutrality’ in May this year  —  Twitter, Netflix and Reddit will take part in an “internet slowdown” …
Sep 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Alice Truong / Fast Company:
Isis-affiliated Twitter account calls for assassination of Twitter employees, Twitter investigating   —  A now-suspended Twitter account seemingly affiliated with the extremist group ISIS has been calling for the assassination of employees who work at the social network.
Sep 9, 2014, 12:15 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Twitter Announces Its First Commerce Product — A “Buy” Button On Mobile   —  After months of reports and rumors, Twitter is announcing its first commerce product.  —  The company first signaled its interest in this area last year, when it hired former Ticketmaster CEO Nathan Hubbard to lead its commerce team.
Sep 8, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Jessica Toonkel / Reuters:
Retail investor interest in Alibaba is much lower than it was for Facebook or Twitter IPO   —  Alibaba who?  U.S. retail investors not that interested  —  (Reuters) - When Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding revealed plans earlier this year to go public on a U.S. stock exchange …
Sep 8, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context

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