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Twitter’s First Earnings Report Disappoints Investors

February 5, 2014 | 2:09 pm

Twitter’s First Earnings Report Disappoints Investors

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Stock tumbles on slow user growth, though analysts confident about business and long-term prospects.

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Tech Heavyweights Launch Surveillance Reform Campaign

December 9, 2013 | 10:12 am

Tech Heavyweights Launch Surveillance Reform Campaign

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As Snowden revelations continue, eight major tech firms urge lawmakers to rein in spy agencies.

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Twitter Embraces Girl Power With New Board Member, Hackathon

December 5, 2013 | 9:00 pm

Twitter Embraces Girl Power With New Board Member, Hackathon

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Social networking company had come under fire for lack of women on its board and in executive ranks.

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New Questions About Benefit of Tax Breaks for S.F. Tech Firms

November 13, 2013 | 7:00 am

New Questions About Benefit of Tax Breaks for S.F. Tech Firms

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Despite payroll tax deal, firms don’t appear to have followed through on pact to hire local residents.

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News Pix: Twitter IPO, S.F. Votes, Santa Rosa Grapples with Teen’s Death

November 8, 2013 | 4:05 pm

News Pix: Twitter IPO, S.F. Votes, Santa Rosa Grapples with Teen’s Death

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And while news was happening all over the place, San Francisco residents celebrate Dia de Los Muertos.

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What Your Stake in the Twitter Empire Is Really Worth

November 8, 2013 | 9:27 am

What Your Stake in the Twitter Empire Is Really Worth

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Even if you haven’t bought the stock, your tweets are part of the tech boom’s latest IPO sensation.

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Twitter Debuts on NYSE, Then Goes Nuts

November 7, 2013 | 8:51 am

Twitter Debuts on NYSE, Then Goes Nuts

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Stock opens 80 percent above offering price set less than 24 hours ago amid heavy trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

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Twitter Sets IPO Price: $26

November 6, 2013 | 4:12 pm

Twitter Sets IPO Price: $26

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The offering price values the San Francisco company at $18 billion. Trading begins Thursday.

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Twitter Contemplates the Risks It May Face in the Future

October 7, 2013 | 3:52 pm

Twitter Contemplates the Risks It May Face in the Future

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Threats include earthquakes, the NSA, and bad planning. Plus, celebs might stop sending tweets.

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Twitter Unveils IPO Details; Ticker Symbol Will Be TWTR

October 3, 2013 | 3:43 pm

Twitter Unveils IPO Details; Ticker Symbol Will Be TWTR

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Company details financials, future as an ad platform — and potential challenges from Asian competitors.

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