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Twitter still hasn’t learnt to tread that fine line between censorship and freedom of speech
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Twitter still hasn’t learnt to tread that fine line between censorship and freedom of speech

If Twitter hopes to live through the next few years, it’s high time it started treating its community with a little more respect.

With Parminder Singh, MD for India, SE Asia and MENA at Twitter, an exodus has begun
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With Parminder Singh, MD for India, SE Asia and MENA at Twitter, an exodus has begun

According to studies, the millennials and younger generations favoured shorter messages thanks to their shorter attention spans. However, reality isn't as encouraging. It seems a larger Twitter exodus has begun.

Twitter is failing despite bright minds and millennials
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Twitter is failing despite bright minds and millennials

140 characters, no nonsense, makes perfect sense for the millennial demographic. So what is it, that didn't work with Twitter?

Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo's Twitter account compromised
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Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo's Twitter account compromised

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo's Twitter account was compromised with Tweets from the hacking group OurMine appearing in Costolo's feed.

A year since Dick Costolo's exit, Twitter stock continues to fall: Report
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A year since Dick Costolo's exit, Twitter stock continues to fall: Report

Co-founder Jack Dorsey, who had served as the CEO during Twitter’s early years, was temporarily assigned the CEO, with the interim tag being pulled out later.

Twitter loses product, media, engineering heads according to report; seems more than a coincidence
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Twitter loses product, media, engineering heads according to report; seems more than a coincidence

According to recent reports, the Media Head for Twitter, Katie Jacobs Stanton as well as Product Head Kevin Weil has quit. In addition, Twitter's Engineering head has decided to move on as well.

Twitter's Dorsey to give a third of his stock to employee equity pool
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Twitter's Dorsey to give a third of his stock to employee equity pool

Twitter Inc Chief Executive and co-founder Jack Dorsey said he is giving a third of his stock in the company, about 1 percent, to the employee equity pool.

Twitter continues to look for a new CEO; Would it be led by an Indian?
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Twitter continues to look for a new CEO; Would it be led by an Indian?

n June this year, we heard of Dick Costolo’s sudden resignation as CEO of Twitter. Soon after, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey, who was CEO at Twitter during its initial years, took charge at the San Francisco company, as it continued to look for a permanent replacement.

Twitter looking to shakeup board; former CEO could exit
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Twitter looking to shakeup board; former CEO could exit

Twitter Inc's board is weighing a shakeup that could involve the exit of former Chief Executive Dick Costolo, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Twitter to target shoppers with Products and Places in feeds
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Twitter to target shoppers with Products and Places in feeds

Twitter said Friday it was testing a new way to use the messaging platform for shopping by promoting "products and places" in its feeds, as it looks to boost revenues.

Could Twitter have a new owner? Traders wish potential acquisition
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Could Twitter have a new owner? Traders wish potential acquisition

Dick Costolo's decision to step down as Twitter Inc's chief executive last week failed to stem the weeks-long slide in the company's shares, but options traders appear to be betting on a near-term rebound.

With CEO shakeup, Twitter under pressure to please advertisers
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With CEO shakeup, Twitter under pressure to please advertisers

Twitter's next chief executive officer faces a crucial challenge as the company seeks to appease Wall Street after this week's management shakeup - helping disaffected advertisers connect with users.

With CEO shakeup, Twitter faces immense pressure to please advertisers
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With CEO shakeup, Twitter faces immense pressure to please advertisers

Twitter's outgoing chief executive, Dick Costolo, resigned abruptly Thursday amid pressure from investors to increase the user base and improve what's known as direct response advertising, the most lucrative type on the microblogging site.

Why did Twitter's Dick Costolo step down as CEO?
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Why did Twitter's Dick Costolo step down as CEO?

It is said innovation pays. But sometimes, the emphasis can be detrimental. Dick Costolo quit Twitter. And Twitter is popular. It was popular before Dick Costolo quit, though. Why then, did he have to quit?

Twitter seeks new CEO, and more users, as Costolo exits
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Twitter seeks new CEO, and more users, as Costolo exits

Twitter's announcement that Dick Costolo would exit as CEO on July 1 was long on plaudits but offered few clues on how the company will tackle its biggest problem: user growth.

Here is how Twitter block list aims to keep the trolls at bay
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Here is how Twitter block list aims to keep the trolls at bay

For those who have considered quitting Twitter because of the unnecessary tweets they are subject to, now have relief offered by Twitter.

Dick Costolo: A journey at Twitter
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Dick Costolo: A journey at Twitter

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo has decided to move beyond Twitter. He would cease to be CEO, effective July 1. Here's a look at his journey at Twitter and beyond.

Twitter's Dick Costolo steps down as CEO, company looking for replacement
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Twitter's Dick Costolo steps down as CEO, company looking for replacement

Costolo will remain on Twitter's board of directors and the company will consider internal and external candidates for his permanent replacement.

Twitter pins ad revenue hopes on new partnership, acquisition
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Twitter pins ad revenue hopes on new partnership, acquisition

Twitter efforts to reassure disaffected ad buyers may hinge on the success of two deals that were announced along with its bleak forecast, advertisers and analysts said.

5 key takeaways from Twitter CEO Dick Costolo's first visit to India
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5 key takeaways from Twitter CEO Dick Costolo's first visit to India

Finally, Twitter CEO, Dick Costolo has made his first visit to India, what he calls the 'fastest growing market'.