Seek Jobs For Me » twitter https://seekjobsfor.me We seek jobs for you, find your perfect job here Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:22:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v= Twitter To Raise Up To $1.5B In Debt Offering https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-to-raise-up-to-1-5b-in-debt-offering/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-to-raise-up-to-1-5b-in-debt-offering/#comments Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:07:01 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1056798  Twitter wants more cash. The company announced two $650 million debt offerings in a filing today, each with a potential $100 increase provided that the sales are oversubscribed. Assuming full tip, including the $100 million boosters, Twitter will raise up to $1.5 billion with the two offerings. Half the debt will be due in 2019, and the other half in 2021. The company famously raised… Read More]]> twitter-money-alt Twitter wants more cash. The company announced two $650 million debt offerings in a filing today, each with a potential $100 increase provided that the sales are oversubscribed. Assuming full tip, including the $100 million boosters, Twitter will raise up to $1.5 billion with the two offerings. Half the debt will be due in 2019, and the other half in 2021. The company famously raised… Read More

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Twitter’s Timeline Could Get (More) Algorithmic https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-timeline-could-get-more-algorithmic/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-timeline-could-get-more-algorithmic/#comments Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:24:06 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1050460  Twitter has changed significantly over the past 8 years. With every new product manager and leadership cadre there have been attempts to make it more accessible to new users and more sticky for existing ones. But the biggest changes may yet be ahead as Twitter considers altering the core of its product: the timeline. If you’ve been watching the company for a while — or have been… Read More]]> twitter-analytics Twitter has changed significantly over the past 8 years. With every new product manager and leadership cadre there have been attempts to make it more accessible to new users and more sticky for existing ones. But the biggest changes may yet be ahead as Twitter considers altering the core of its product: the timeline. If you’ve been watching the company for a while — or have been… Read More

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Gillmor Gang: Summertime Blues https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-summertime-blues/ https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-summertime-blues/#comments Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:02:58 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1050187  The Gillmor Gang — Dan Farber, Robert Scoble, John Taschek, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. This one seems more like an AA meeting for Apple addiction, as the Gang stumbles around pretending to be interested in Twitter tinkering with the Favorites model while just killing time until September 9. The reason we’re in reasonable humor is that we know we’re in for… Read More]]> Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Dan Farber, Robert Scoble, John Taschek, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. This one seems more like an AA meeting for Apple addiction, as the Gang stumbles around pretending to be interested in Twitter tinkering with the Favorites model while just killing time until September 9. The reason we’re in reasonable humor is that we know we’re in for… Read More

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11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week https://seekjobsfor.me/11-techcrunch-stories-you-dont-want-to-miss-this-week-3/ https://seekjobsfor.me/11-techcrunch-stories-you-dont-want-to-miss-this-week-3/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:10:32 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1050142  Before we take off for the long weekend, check out the best stories from the past week (8/23-8/29). After months of rumors suggesting that Google was prepped to snatch up Twitch, Amazon ended up dropping the money to make this deal happen. Alex Wilhelm originally reported the news for TechCrunch, but Kyle Russell offered some critical analysis about how Amazon’s acquisition is too big… Read More]]> TC-weekly-roundup1 Before we take off for the long weekend, check out the best stories from the past week (8/23-8/29). After months of rumors suggesting that Google was prepped to snatch up Twitch, Amazon ended up dropping the money to make this deal happen. Alex Wilhelm originally reported the news for TechCrunch, but Kyle Russell offered some critical analysis about how Amazon’s acquisition is too big… Read More

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Gillmor Gang: WineQuake https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-winequake/ https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-winequake/#comments Sun, 24 Aug 2014 23:11:54 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1047786  The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, Dan Farber, and Steve Gillmor — woke up and fell out of bed in what was the most dramatic quake for most of us since ’89 and in my case LA in the ’70s. For the wine industry, this will have major impact, coming as it does as the Napa Valley goes to harvest what is called 25% of the US market. The major… Read More]]> Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, Dan Farber, and Steve Gillmor — woke up and fell out of bed in what was the most dramatic quake for most of us since ’89 and in my case LA in the ’70s. For the wine industry, this will have major impact, coming as it does as the Napa Valley goes to harvest what is called 25% of the US market. The major… Read More

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Getting My Brain Back https://seekjobsfor.me/getting-my-brain-back/ https://seekjobsfor.me/getting-my-brain-back/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:33:29 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1045034  I can’t do it anymore. This has been a summer of social media. I’ve used it endlessly, made plans on it, chatted, read it religiously, and watched countless friends and friends of friends go on vacation. I’ve played a game of whack-a-mole with LinkedIn invitations and I’ve streamlined my automatic Tweeting systems. I’ve watched the world buzz by 120 characters at… Read More]]> big.brain.alien I can’t do it anymore. This has been a summer of social media. I’ve used it endlessly, made plans on it, chatted, read it religiously, and watched countless friends and friends of friends go on vacation. I’ve played a game of whack-a-mole with LinkedIn invitations and I’ve streamlined my automatic Tweeting systems. I’ve watched the world buzz by 120 characters at… Read More

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Gillmor Gang: What’s That Sound https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-whats-that-sound/ https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-whats-that-sound/#comments Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:00:45 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1044855  The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, Dan Farber, and Steve Gillmor — struggle with the news and raw emotions of the death of Robin Williams and the Ferguson upheaval. The intersection of social and mainstream media is no longer the big story it once seemed to be. Instead, the speed with which technology, particularly mobile, has transformed not only the… Read More]]> Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, Dan Farber, and Steve Gillmor — struggle with the news and raw emotions of the death of Robin Williams and the Ferguson upheaval. The intersection of social and mainstream media is no longer the big story it once seemed to be.
Instead, the speed with which technology, particularly mobile, has transformed not only the… Read More

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Why #Ferguson Wasn’t Trending For Some Social Media Users Last Night https://seekjobsfor.me/why-ferguson-wasnt-trending-for-some-social-media-users-last-night/ https://seekjobsfor.me/why-ferguson-wasnt-trending-for-some-social-media-users-last-night/#comments Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:13:26 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1043989 trending As the situation worsened for a fifth night in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, where protestors were met with rubber bullets and tear gas, journalists were arrested, and many were asking how something like this could happen in America, a number of people following the events in real-time on social networks like Facebook and Twitter had a few questions of their own. For starters,… Read More

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Twitter Launches New Ad Product, Promoted Video, Into Beta https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-launches-new-ad-product-promoted-video-into-beta/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-launches-new-ad-product-promoted-video-into-beta/#comments Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:32:10 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1042648  Twitter announced this morning it will began beta testing a new feature called “Promoted Video,” which is aimed at brands looking to upload and distribute their videos to the Twitter network. The feature, which expands upon the Twitter Amplify program, was previously revealed during Twitter’s recent earnings announcement, when new CFO Anthony Noto teased the forthcoming… Read More]]> Twitter NYSE Twitter announced this morning it will began beta testing a new feature called “Promoted Video,” which is aimed at brands looking to upload and distribute their videos to the Twitter network. The feature, which expands upon the Twitter Amplify program, was previously revealed during Twitter’s recent earnings announcement, when new CFO Anthony Noto teased the forthcoming… Read More

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Twitter’s Small Chance To Maim Email https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-small-chance-to-maim-email/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-small-chance-to-maim-email/#comments Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:13:41 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1041804  There was a time, years ago, when Twitter almost killed their direct messaging product. The thought process seemed to be that it was an odd bit of cruft around an otherwise elegant, simple product. It was also undoubtedly hard to maintain and scale alongside Twitter’s other scaling issues of yesteryear. Or, at least, to justify the resources to do so. That would have been a huge mistake.… Read More]]> bird-of-prey There was a time, years ago, when Twitter almost killed their direct messaging product. The thought process seemed to be that it was an odd bit of cruft around an otherwise elegant, simple product. It was also undoubtedly hard to maintain and scale alongside Twitter’s other scaling issues of yesteryear. Or, at least, to justify the resources to do so. That would have been a huge mistake.… Read More

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Gillmor Gang: Smoke Signals https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-smoke-signals/ https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-smoke-signals/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1039070  The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor — talk Slack, Nuzzel, micro-audiences, notification strategy, Microsoft futures, Office on the iPad, and a Sunday brunch of tech nuggets. Not discussed but no less relevant, IFTT, Instapaper, Digg Deeper, MediaREDEF, voice roaming, and the amazing set of circumstances that prevented the… Read More]]> Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor — talk Slack, Nuzzel, micro-audiences, notification strategy, Microsoft futures, Office on the iPad, and a Sunday brunch of tech nuggets. Not discussed but no less relevant, IFTT, Instapaper, Digg Deeper, MediaREDEF, voice roaming, and the amazing set of circumstances that prevented the… Read More

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Twitter Picked Up 16M Active Users In Q2 https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-picked-up-16m-active-users-in-q2/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-picked-up-16m-active-users-in-q2/#comments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:36:50 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1036708  In its most recent quarter, Twitter didn’t just report stronger-than-expected financials. It also showed continued user growth, which has been an ongoing concern for the company. Twitter says there were an average of 271 million monthly active users, compared to 255 million in the first quarter of this year. (Of that total, 211 million active users were mobile, representing 78 percent of… Read More]]> twitter In its most recent quarter, Twitter didn’t just report stronger-than-expected financials. It also showed continued user growth, which has been an ongoing concern for the company. Twitter says there were an average of 271 million monthly active users, compared to 255 million in the first quarter of this year. (Of that total, 211 million active users were mobile, representing 78 percent of… Read More

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Twitter Skyrockets After Reporting Big Q2 Revenue Of $312M, Profit Of $0.02 Per Share https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-skyrockets-after-reporting-big-q2-revenue-of-312m-profit-of-0-02-per-share/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitter-skyrockets-after-reporting-big-q2-revenue-of-312m-profit-of-0-02-per-share/#comments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:09:36 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1036701  This afternoon Twitter reported its second quarter financial performance, including revenue of $312 million, and earnings per share of $0.02. The street had expected Twitter to lose a penny per share on revenue of $283.07 million. Its revenue in the quarter was up 124 percent from the year-ago period. In the second quarter of 2013, Twitter’s revenue totaled $139.3 million. In its most… Read More]]> twitter-earnings This afternoon Twitter reported its second quarter financial performance, including revenue of $312 million, and earnings per share of $0.02. The street had expected Twitter to lose a penny per share on revenue of $283.07 million.
Its revenue in the quarter was up 124 percent from the year-ago period. In the second quarter of 2013, Twitter’s revenue totaled $139.3 million. In its most… Read More

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Twitter’s Diversity Report Is More Of The Same https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-diversity-report-is-more-of-the-same/ https://seekjobsfor.me/twitters-diversity-report-is-more-of-the-same/#comments Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:28:28 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1034155  Twitter released its diversity numbers on Wednesday afternoon after mounting pressure from civil rights groups — and they’re pretty bad if you’re not a white or Asian guy. Overall, Twitter’s employees are 70 percent male and 30 percent female. However when you look specifically at employees in tech, the gender gap grows, and 90 percent are male. Read More]]> 9711057483_156f411677_o Twitter released its diversity numbers on Wednesday afternoon after mounting pressure from civil rights groups — and they’re pretty bad if you’re not a white or Asian guy.
Overall, Twitter’s employees are 70 percent male and 30 percent female. However when you look specifically at employees in tech, the gender gap grows, and 90 percent are male. Read More

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Gillmor Gang: Yotifications https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-yotifications/ https://seekjobsfor.me/gillmor-gang-yotifications/#comments Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:00:24 +0000 http://techcrunch.com/?p=1031918  The Gillmor Gang — Danny Sullivan, Alexia Tsotsis, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor — react with nervous jokes as all eyes turn to the success of Yo, the single-minded communication app that has one thing on its little mind. But wait a minute, what’s surreally going on here as BetaWorks’ John Borthwick leads an investment round on the love child union of… Read More]]> Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Danny Sullivan, Alexia Tsotsis, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor — react with nervous jokes as all eyes turn to the success of Yo, the single-minded communication app that has one thing on its little mind. But wait a minute, what’s surreally going on here as BetaWorks’ John Borthwick leads an investment round on the love child union of… Read More

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