Tag: Jack Dorsey

Here’s who runs Twitter under Jack Dorsey

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testifies during a remote video hearing held by subcommittees of the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee on “Social Media’s Role in Promoting Extremism and Misinformation” in Washington, March 25, 2021. CNBC After setting ambitious user growth and revenue goals last month, Twitter is gearing up for what could […]

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Facebook, Google, Twitter defend themselves over ‘misinformation’ concerns prior to US Congressional hearing

Ahead of a key congressional hearing, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey have defended their platforms, with Zuckerberg suggesting changes to the Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act while Pichai warning of dangers of repealing the section as planned by former US President Donald Trump. […]

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Jack Dorsey’s First Ever Tweet Sold For Rs 18 Crore, Twitter CEO to Donate Earnings to Charity

New Delhi: The auction for the very first tweet by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has fetched $2.4 million (a little over Rs 18 crore). Dorsey declared that the entire auction proceeds would be donated to charity of his choice, preferably in bitcoins. The bid for a 15-year-old tweet put up for auction as an NFT (non-fungible […]

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Twitter Announces New Feature That Would Let Users Charge Followers, Netizens React

New Delhi: Netizens went berserk over a controversial new Twitter feature called “Super Follower” that will let famous personalities and celebrities on the platform monetise their tweets by charging their followers and, in turn, will help the micro-blogging platform grow its overall revenue. Ironically, the phrase “RIP Twitter” was trending all over on the most […]

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Bitcoin bounces back, surging above $50,000 after more buying from Square

Bitcoin virtual crypto currency price is displayed on a phone screen in this photo. STR | NurPhoto | Getty Images Bitcoin’s price roared back Wednesday after a sharp sell-off, climbing above $50,000 again as Square announced it had purchased $170 million worth of the cryptocurrency. At 4 a.m. ET, the world’s most valuable digital coin […]

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Facebook, Google and Twitter CEOs will make another appearance before Congress in March

Combination of Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google. Reuters The CEOs of several big tech companies will again testify before Congress next month, this time to discuss misinformation on their platforms. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will […]

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