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Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Square beats Q4 estimates with $452M in revenue, up from $374M last year, as gross payment volume rises 34% YoY to $13.7B; stock up 4%   —  While Twitter continues to struggle as a public company, Jack Dorsey's other business seems to be doing pretty well.  Today payments company Square …
Feb 22, 2017, 4:25 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Twitter to let businesses create personalized profiles for customer service agents, adding their name and photograph to DMs with customers   —  Twitter is once again tinkering with direct messages, this time to let brands show customers that they're communicating with a human, not an automated bot.
Feb 22, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter is temporarily limiting reach of tweets from “potentially abusive accounts” to people who already follow them on case-by-case basis   —  Twitter time out.  —  Twitter is temporarily decreasing the reach of tweets from users it believes are engaging in abusive behavior via …
Feb 16, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Twitter plans to pare down three ad products, including legacy TellApart business, the firm's direct response business, and aspects of Promoted Tweets   —  Twitter continues to bleed cash and its advertising business has begun shrinking, so it's time for a change.
Feb 13, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Recode:
As Twitter gained just 2M monthly active users in the quarter of the US election, Facebook gained 72M   —  The U.S. election spectacle didn't drive an uptick in Twitter signups — growth actually slowed.  —  The spectacle of the U.S. presidential election — and Donald Trump mania …
Feb 11, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context
Brett Molina / USA Today:
Twitter shares close down 12.3% due to Q4 revenue miss, flat growth, weak Q1 guidance, and a 5% YoY drop in US ad revenue   —  So much for the “Trump bump.”  —  Twitter missed on revenue during the fourth quarter, according to results released Thursday, as the social media service struggles …
Feb 9, 2017, 7:25 AMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Twitter reports Q4 revenue of $717M, missing estimates, but beats on earnings; MAUs grew 2M from Q3 2016, reaching 319M   —  Twitter missed analysts' expectations for its fourth-quarter revenue — reporting $717 million versus estimates of $740 million — as advertising spend lagged behind …
Feb 9, 2017, 7:15 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Twitter's head of diversity, Jeffrey Siminoff, is leaving, after its chief HR officer, Renee Atwood, already left   —  Twitter's VP of diversity and inclusion Jeffrey Siminoff is leaving the company at the end of the month and its chief human resources officer Renee Atwood has already left, TechCrunch has confirmed.
Feb 7, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Kayvon Beykpour, co-founder of Periscope, now overseeing Twitter's video initiatives   —  Kayvon Beykpour, co-founder and CEO of Twitter's live-streaming app division Periscope, is now overseeing operational and product aspects of all of the company's video initiatives.
Feb 7, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter to hide abusive tweets in conversations, add safe search, and try to keep banned users from rejoining the service   —  The company promised users more features around safety, so here they are.  —  A week ago, Twitter executives said that making the service safer for users was the company's …
Feb 7, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context

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