Articles about Jack Dorsey

'Black Mirror' 'Smithereens' Review: Relevant message; Sub-par storyline [Spoilers]

08 Jun 2019

Entertainment
'Black Mirror' 'Smithereens' Review: Relevant message; Sub-par storyline [Spoilers]

The current season of Black Mirror feels different from the others and not in a good way.

Hinduphobia is real, and NaMo needs to act now

01 May 2019

Politics
Hinduphobia is real, and NaMo needs to act now

In less than 24 hours, three seemingly unrelated events happened: a) The Print wrote a condescending article on Hindu statues b) Twitter, once again, blocked a pro-right account @TrueIndology c) I met a girl who was "center of left" but didn't know what it means.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Defense expert Abhijit Iyer-Mitra talks about treason-case against Facebook

24 Apr 2019

India
#NewsBytesExclusive: Defense expert Abhijit Iyer-Mitra talks about treason-case against Facebook

Facebook has been accused of interfering in elections in several countries and at the time of our Lok Sabha elections, the social media giant is facing a tough time in India.

If Twitter is universe, CEO Jack Dorsey thinks he's God

18 Apr 2019

World
If Twitter is universe, CEO Jack Dorsey thinks he's God

It is tough being God. You can't say to your followers that they need to see another God, you can't wonder what you are doing with your life, and you can't catch a break.

Want to check your first ever tweet? Here's the way

24 Mar 2019

Technology
Want to check your first ever tweet? Here's the way

The Twitter we see today was a lot different from the one that launched 13 years ago; it had humble beginnings, a different name, and a few test users.

Parliamentary Committee gives Jack Dorsey 10 days to answer questions

25 Feb 2019

Business
Parliamentary Committee gives Jack Dorsey 10 days to answer questions

On Monday, the Parliamentary Committee on IT met with Twitter's Global Vice President of Public Policy Colin Crowell in lieu of CEO Jack Dorsey.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will not appear before parliamentary panel

22 Feb 2019

Business
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will not appear before parliamentary panel

Despite the Indian government summoning Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to appear before the Parliamentary Committee on IT on February 25, Twitter has said that Dorsey will not attend the hearing.

#Pulwama: How pseudo intellectuals peddle lies, and foster hatred

18 Feb 2019

India
#Pulwama: How pseudo intellectuals peddle lies, and foster hatred

Let me start by making a blanket statement here - an average Indian, like you and me, just doesn't care about the caste, color, creed, religion of another Indian. A non-Kashmiri doesn't hate a Kashmiri, and vice versa.

Soon, you could get new 'clarify' option for tweets

15 Feb 2019

Technology
Soon, you could get new 'clarify' option for tweets

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has suggested another alternative for the long-awaited 'edit' button.

Is Twitter really biased against right-wing? Let's dig deep

13 Feb 2019

India
Is Twitter really biased against right-wing? Let's dig deep

Come election season and lines have been clearly drawn on social media. Before parties send their cadres on streets, millions are doing the same job on Twitter.

Twitter CEO told to appear before Parliamentary Panel

11 Feb 2019

Business
Twitter CEO told to appear before Parliamentary Panel

Days after it was reported that Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey had refused to appear for a hearing before India's Parliamentary Committee on IT, panel head Anurag Thakur has said that he has again been summoned for a hearing on February 25.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey refuses to appear for Parliamentary hearing

09 Feb 2019

India
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey refuses to appear for Parliamentary hearing

Reportedly, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and other top Twitter officials have refused to appear before a Parliamentary Committee on IT that had earlier summoned them to discuss the issue of safeguarding citizens' rights on social media.

Twitter CEO explains how long-awaited 'edit' button might work

04 Feb 2019

Technology
Twitter CEO explains how long-awaited 'edit' button might work

For years, Twitter users have been asking for a way to edit tweets, aka an 'edit' button.

Scary stuff: This 14-year-old boy first discovered Apple's FaceTime bug

30 Jan 2019

World
Scary stuff: This 14-year-old boy first discovered Apple's FaceTime bug

Apple recently made the headlines for a bug in its video calling service FaceTime that allowed a user to hear audio and see those they were reaching out to even before their call was answered.

What should be the resolutions of tech companies

20 Dec 2018

Technology
What should be the resolutions of tech companies

When the year ends, you think about your regrets, your failures and how you will conquer the new year.

Jack Dorsey pleads ignorance about Brahmanical patriarchy; wants FIR quashed

12 Dec 2018

World
Jack Dorsey pleads ignorance about Brahmanical patriarchy; wants FIR quashed

In the latest development in the 'Smash Brahmanical Patriarchy' controversy involving Jack Dorsey, the Twitter CEO has pleaded ignorance, and has asked the Rajasthan High Court to quash an FIR against him.

Pichai asked to explain why Googling 'idiot' returns Trump photos

12 Dec 2018

Business
Pichai asked to explain why Googling 'idiot' returns Trump photos

When Google CEO Sundar Pichai, on Wednesday, appeared for his first Congressional hearing, he was asked why a Google image search for 'idiot' returns images of Donald Trump.

TIME Person of the Year 2018 voting opened: Details here

28 Nov 2018

World
TIME Person of the Year 2018 voting opened: Details here

The voting for the TIME Person of the Year 2018 is open, and of all contenders, South Korean boy band BTS is leading the readers' poll right now with 10% of total votes - 3% higher than the Thai Cave divers who rescued trapped children.

I'm a Brahmin-woman fighting patriarchy. Twitter-CEO Jack has disappointed me

21 Nov 2018

India
I'm a Brahmin-woman fighting patriarchy. Twitter-CEO Jack has disappointed me

As the headline of this story may have told you, I am a Brahmin woman. I have had my share of patriarchal experiences in this world, and the Twitterverse.

Twitter could get an 'edit' button, but with some restrictions

12 Nov 2018

Technology
Twitter could get an 'edit' button, but with some restrictions

Today, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey held a townhall meet with students at IIT Delhi.

RaGa meets Twitter-CEO to discuss ways to tackle fake news

12 Nov 2018

India
RaGa meets Twitter-CEO to discuss ways to tackle fake news

Amid the alarming rise of fake news on social media, Congress President Rahul Gandhi met Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today, where the website co-founder apparently explained to him the steps being taken to tackle fake news.

Twitter CEO visits India, set to host townhall meet

12 Nov 2018

Business
Twitter CEO visits India, set to host townhall meet

Today, Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, will be hosting a townhall meet in India.

Twitter could kill the 'Like' button, but not anytime soon

30 Oct 2018

Technology
Twitter could kill the 'Like' button, but not anytime soon

On October 29, The Telegraph reported that Twitter is thinking about removing its heart-shaped 'Like' button as part of an effort to support healthier conversations on the platform.

Twitter records fourth straight profitable quarter; business is improving

26 Oct 2018

Business
Twitter records fourth straight profitable quarter; business is improving

After a decade of losses, it finally seems like Twitter's business is stabilizing.

Are Silicon Valley giants facing a new political reality?

05 Sep 2018

Technology
Are Silicon Valley giants facing a new political reality?

In a development that possibly chalks out a new political reality for Silicon Valley hotshots, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg are both set for back-to-back House and Senate hearings on Wednesday.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey talks about his "left-leaning" bias

20 Aug 2018

Business
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey talks about his "left-leaning" bias

With US President Donald Trump repeatedly alleging that Twitter "shadow bans" conservative voices, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has responded, saying that he himself and several Twitter employees have a "left-leaning" bias, but that doesn't affect Twitter's policy.

Jack Dorsey receives $0 from Twitter for third straight year

13 Apr 2018

Business
Jack Dorsey receives $0 from Twitter for third straight year

Twitter CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey declined to take any salary from the company in 2017, making it the third consecutive year Dorsey ran Twitter for free.

Bitcoin will be world's only currency in 10yrs: Twitter CEO

22 Mar 2018

Technology
Bitcoin will be world's only currency in 10yrs: Twitter CEO

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has said in an interview that bitcoin will become the world's "single currency" within the next 10 years.

Twitter looks to expand blue-tick verification to all 'human' users

10 Mar 2018

Business
Twitter looks to expand blue-tick verification to all 'human' users

In a bid to weed out robots and fake accounts on its platform, Twitter is reportedly considering to soon open 'blue tick' verification process for all users who can prove their identity.

Twitter COO resigns to join SoFi; its shares fell 3.9%

24 Jan 2018

Business
Twitter COO resigns to join SoFi; its shares fell 3.9%

At a time when Twitter is finally showing signs of a turnaround with more stability and growth, the social media company's COO Anthony Noto is leaving to take the top job at San Francisco-based fintech company SoFi.

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter's Jack Dorsey to leave Disney

15 Jan 2018

Business
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter's Jack Dorsey to leave Disney

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will no longer serve as Disney's board members.

You can now tweet in 280 characters, but should you?

08 Nov 2017

Technology
You can now tweet in 280 characters, but should you?

About 1.5 months after launching a new feature on an experimental basis, Twitter has finally made it official for all: everyone can now tweet up to 280 characters instead of its signature 140.

#WomenBoycottTwitter after Rose McGowan's account suspended

13 Oct 2017

World
#WomenBoycottTwitter after Rose McGowan's account suspended

Yesterday, Hollywood actor Rose McGowan took to Instagram to announce Twitter had suspended her account for 12 hours. Gowan is one of the many who have spoken out against producer Harvey Weinstein over alleged sexual harassment.

Twitter: Some lesser-known facts about the blue bird

29 Aug 2017

Technology
Twitter: Some lesser-known facts about the blue bird

Twitter, which was created back in 2006, over the span of 11 years, has ballooned into one of the biggest social media platforms out there.

Twitter India launches Lite for weak connectivity

07 Apr 2017

Business
Twitter India launches Lite for weak connectivity

Twitter on April 6 launched Twitter Lite in India in collaboration with Vodafone, a platform specially designed for regions where connectivity is poor.

Twitter relaxes 140-character limit for replies

01 Apr 2017

Business
Twitter relaxes 140-character limit for replies

Twitter has found a way to ease the 140 character limit for replying to tweets. Twitter has now excluded usernames from the character count for replies.

Twitter considers paid membership option for select users

24 Mar 2017

Business
Twitter considers paid membership option for select users

Certain users might soon be able to access enhanced services on Twitter through a paid membership option it is considering.

Twitter ad revenue falls even after restructuring job cuts

10 Feb 2017

Business
Twitter ad revenue falls even after restructuring job cuts

Twitter reported the slowest quarterly revenue growth since its IPO in 2013.

Twitter's Chinese head resigns

03 Jan 2017

Business
Twitter's Chinese head resigns

After seven months of being in charge, Kathy Chen, head of Twitter's China operations has left the firm.

Twitter suspends Dorsey's account

24 Nov 2016

Technology
Twitter suspends Dorsey's account

Twitter suspended the account of Jack Dorsey, the CEO and co-founder of the company in an embarrassing development which the company called "an internal mistake."

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