| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Twitter began trading publicly Thursday morning, and as you might guess, the company's employees took to the social network and Vine to document the event, giving us an insider's look at the experience.
Here's the scene at Twitter's offices during the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:52 PM
A little blue bird has turned a few select people into cash cows.
Twitter's stock closed at $44.90 on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, down slightly from its opening price of $45.10. Still, it was widely considered a stellar market debut, with...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
NEW YORK — In a mere instant — or about the time it takes to send a 140-character message — Twitter became one of the Internet's most valuable properties, capping a dizzying seven-year rise from scrappy start-up to a major publicly...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:32 PM
True confession: I sometimes (OK, fine, often) waste a lot of time on dumb stuff. Which probably explains my interest in Twitter.
You undoubtedly heard that Twitter had its IPO (that’s initial public offering for non-business-school types)...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Ethan Brown held up one of his ready-to-eat vegetarian chicken strips and peeled off stringy strands that mimicked the moist meat of the real thing.
"That's the beauty. That's absolutely everything," said Brown, founder of Beyond Meat, admiring the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Twitter made headlines Thursday by appointing its first female board member, Marjorie Scardino. But it turns out the former Pearson chief executive had never sent a tweet prior to joining the company.
Scardino's first tweet came after the @Twitter...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
After months of speculation about Twitter's plans to go public, the company said Thursday it had filed for an initial public offering -- however, the filing is confidential for now.
The announcement, of course, came in a tweet:
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:46 AM
There was a time when you couldn't walk past a news stand without tripping over a new Kanye West interview. Times have changed. News stands have basically ceased to exist, and Yeezy's a little more judicious about who gets to publish his thoughts. (Also,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Kevin Systrom was working behind a hissing espresso machine at Palo Alto's Caffé del Doge in the spring of 2006 when Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg approached the counter with a puzzled look on his face. The previous summer Zuck had taken Systrom to...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Optimism abounds in the Laguna Beach High boys' soccer program which launches its 2012-13 season Friday .
Dan Richards starts his third year as head coach, and sixth overall at the school, with 10 returning players from a team that last year won a wild-...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Twitter has megabucks in the bank and no interest in going public anytime soon. That was one of the headlines from an informal conversation with Chief Executive Dick Costolo at the company's San Francisco headquarters Thursday....