Jack Dorsey

American internet computer software executive and CEO of Twitter and Square

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Jack Dorsey: American internet computer software executive and CEO of Twitter and Square
Jack Patrick Dorsey is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist who is the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, and the founder and CEO of Square, a financial payments company.


Twitter briefly restricts Trump campaign account [Video]

Twitter briefly restricts Trump campaign account

U.S. President Donald Trump's re-election campaign's Twitter account was briefly restricted on Thursday, causing an outcry from Republican lawmakers who accused social media companies of acting like..

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Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee

mark zuckerberg and jack dorsey to testify before the senate judiciary committee
Photo by Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on November 17th. “The hearing will focus on the..
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Senate committee approves subpoenas for Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey

senate committee approves subpoenas for mark zuckerberg and jack dorsey
Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Senate Judiciary Committee approved subpoenas on Thursday to force Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to testify before the body..
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Senate Judiciary Committee authorizes subpoenas for Twitter's Jack Dorsey and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg over Hunter Biden stories

Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham said he hoped it would give the panel "leverage" to secure testimony from the CEOs. - Published

Govt issues stern warning to Twitter over 'misrepresentation of India's map'

IT Secretary Ajay Sawhney wrote to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after Twitter in a recent post showed the geo-location of Leh in Jammu and Kashmir as a Chinese region.
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Jack Dorsey faces Senate subpoena after blocking NY Post articles

jack dorsey faces senate subpoena after blocking ny post articles
Photo by Amal KS/Hindustan Times via Getty Images The Senate Judiciary Committee plans to subpoena Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today, after a controversial decision to block links to two New York Post..
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Jack Dorsey's Square adds 4,709 Bitcoin to its balance sheet

jack dorsey's square adds 4,709 bitcoin to its balance sheet
In a surprise move, Square announced the acquisition of 4,709 Bitcoin (BTC) worth roughly $50 million at time of publication. The company’s co-founder Jack Dorsey has been a long-term proponent of..
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Square buys $50 million in bitcoin as part of larger investment in cryptocurrency

square buys $50 million in bitcoin as part of larger investment in cryptocurrency
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Payments platform Square has purchased $50 million in bitcoin, part of its larger investment in cryptocurrency, the company announced on Thursday. Square..
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2020 is giving us another chance to watch Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai get grilled by Congress

2020 is giving us another chance to watch mark zuckerberg and sundar pichai get grilled by congress
Photo by MANDEL NGAN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey have agreed to testify virtually before the Senate Commerce..
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US Senate subpoenas heads of Google, Facebook and Twitter

Sundar Pichai, Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey will be quizzed by senators.
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Blockchain technology is future of Twitter: Jack Dorsey

blockchain technology is future of twitter: jack dorsey
San Francisco, Sep 28 : Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey has once again reiterated that Bitcoin and Blockchain technology is the future of his micro-blogging platform to keep it more secure from..
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Jay-Z Hangs Out with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey in the Hamptons

Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey met up for what could be dubbed a Multi-Millionaire Man March ... but it looks more like a casual stroll. The entertainment mogul and the Twitter co-founder were out for a walk.. - Published

Inside the world of Twitter

With a $31 billion public offering, Twitter's debut on Wall Street was a dazzling vote of confidence from investors around the world. Twitter's co-founder Jack Dorsey shares his big vision for the..
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Twitter's Jack Dorsey answers: Why 140 characters?

The co-founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, explains to Tracy Smith why text messaging is not limited by the size of tiny tweets.
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Twitter Considering Subscriptions as Revenue Fails to Keep Pace With Growth

twitter considering subscriptions as revenue fails to keep pace with growth
The social site's user base is growing, but advertising sales took a severe hit during the pandemic | Twitter stock rose 5% in pre-market trading after the announcement. Pixabay Share | Share Twitter..
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Jack Dorsey is giving millions to Colin Kaepernick’s criminal justice group

jack dorsey is giving millions to colin kaepernick’s criminal justice group
Jack Dorsey sits onstage at the Code Conference in 2016 alongside activist DeRay Mckesson. | Asa Mathat His gift is the largest yet from tech billionaires who are donating to criminal justice reform...
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Hey @jack, You Should Also Look at These Tweets From @realdonaldtrump

We analyzed the president’s Twitter feed for a week. A third of his posts contained falsehoods or murky accusations, underscoring the challenge to Twitter’s chief, Jack Dorsey, of policing him. - Published

Twitter Had Been Drawing a Line for Months When Trump Crossed It

Inside the company, one faction wanted Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s chief, to take a hard line against the president’s tweets while another urged him to remain hands-off. - Published

Twitter says CEO Dorsey informed in advance of decision to tag Trump tweet

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was informed in advance by the company's staff of a decision to tag a tweet by President Donald Trump as "glorifying violence", a spokeswoman for the company said.
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Widower Asks Jack Dorsey to Remove Trump’s False Tweets. Twitter Says No.

President Trump has pushed a baseless conspiracy theory about the death of Lori Klausutis, who worked for Joe Scarborough. Her husband wrote to Twitter’s C.E.O. asking that the false tweets be.. - Published

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey pledges $1 billion for COVID-19 relief effort

twitter’s jack dorsey pledges $1 billion for covid-19 relief effort
Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey said...
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Jack Dorsey Vows to Donate $1 Billion to Fight the Coronavirus

The founder of Twitter and Square said he was putting nearly a third of his total wealth toward the effort. - Published

Coronavirus: Twitter boss pledges $1bn for relief effort

Jack Dorsey said he would give 28% of his wealth towards efforts to "disarm" the pandemic.
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Raj HC quashes FIR against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

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Twitter, Elliott in deal for Dorsey to stay CEO and add directors

Twitter Inc on Monday reached an agreement with Elliott Management that lets Jack Dorsey stay as chief executive and adds three new directors a few days after Elliott's plan to push out the social..
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Twitter and activist investor agree on truce to keep Jack Dorsey as chief

twitter and activist investor agree on truce to keep jack dorsey as chief
Elliott Management, activist investor founded by billionaire Paul Singer, had purchased a $1bn stake in the company Twitter and activist hedge fund manager Elliott Management agreed to a truce on..
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Twitter strikes deal with Elliott, Silver Lake

Twitter Inc on Monday announced a deal with Elliott Management Corp, giving it a board seat just over a week after the activist hedge fund pushed for the removal of Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey.
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Twitter grants Elliott board seat, Silver Lake invests $1 billion

Twitter Inc announced a deal with Elliott Management and private equity firm Silver Lake on Monday, handing both board seats after a month in which activist investors were said to be pushing for the..
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Embattled Twitter chief Dorsey reconsiders Africa move amid coronavirus concerns

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey said on Thursday he is reconsidering a proposed stint in Africa this year due to coronavirus concerns, walking back his plans amid a call by activist..
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Musk tweets support for Dorsey remaining as Twitter CEO

Elon Musk said late on Monday he supported Jack Dorsey remaining as Twitter Inc's chief executive officer, two days after reports that activist investor Elliott Management Corp has pushed for his..
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Elliott targets Twitter, seeking CEO Dorsey's removal: sources

Hedge fund Elliott Management Corp has amassed a stake in Twitter Inc and is pushing for changes, including removal of the social media company's chief executive, Jack Dorsey, two people familiar with..
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Elliott Management wants to oust Jack Dorsey as Twitter CEO, reports say

Activist investor Elliott Management is seeking to oust Jack Dorsey as Twitter CEO, reports say. The $40.2 billion hedge fund is run by Paul Singer. - Published

Tech Titan Jack Dorsey Unveils Plan to Boost Bitcoin (BTC) Via Square Crypto

tech titan jack dorsey unveils plan to boost bitcoin (btc) via square crypto
Square Crypto, the crypto division of mobile payment firm Square, is unveiling its much-anticipated plan to boost Bitcoin adoption. The CEO of Square and Twitter, Jack Dorsey, says Square Crypto is..
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Peter Thiel told Zuckerberg not to fact-check political ads: Report

peter thiel told zuckerberg not to fact-check political ads: report
San Francisco: While Twitter and Snapchat have acted hard on political ads on their platforms - with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey banning all kinds of political ads - Facebook has not taken any decision and..
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Jack Dorsey wants to decentralize Twitter

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has revealed he wants to create an open standard for decentralized social media. And the goal will be to have Twitter conform to that standard. Dorsey tweeted: "Twitter is..
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Twitter CEO Thinks Africa Is Bitcoin’s Next Frontier

twitter ceo thinks africa is bitcoin’s next frontier
Advertisment Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Square and Twitter, believes that Africa will “define” the future of cryptocurrencies after his visit to 3 African countries. Dorsey has been on an African tour..
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey uses DuckDuckGo over Google

twitter ceo jack dorsey uses duckduckgo over google
San Francisco: Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey recently revealed that he has stopped using Google and moved its rival DuckDuckGo. In a Twitter post, the CEO professed love to DuckDuckGo and said he..
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Warren fires back at Biden criticism of 'Medicare for All' plan

warren fires back at biden criticism of 'medicare for all' plan
White House hopeful Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenCalifornia Governor Newsom and family dress as 2020 Democrats for Halloween Activist Ady Barkan calls out Biden for not talking with him..
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Why Twitter is banning all political ads

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced he is banning all political ads on its platform ahead of the 2020 election. CBS News correspondent Errol Barnett has details, and CBS News contributor and Wired..
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Twitter will ban all political ads ahead of the 2020 election

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced that the company will ban all political advertising on Twitter worldwide. The policy comes in sharp contrast to Facebook, which has come under fire for allowing..
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Twitter’s ban on political ads gets guarded welcome

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced early on Thursday that the platform will no longer run political advertisements, saying that "political reach should be earned, not bought." The company has said it..
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Twitter banned political ads with a tweet

twitter banned political ads with a tweet
Twitter, the platform where a large portion of today’s online political discourse takes place, is banning paid political ads. We’ve made the decision to stop all political advertising on Twitter..
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Twitter to ban all political advertising starting in November

Twitter is halting all political advertisements across its social media platform starting in mid-November, founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced Wednesday.
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Twitter CEO says company will stop accepting political ads

"We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought," said Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, in a tweetstorm Wednesday. - Published

Twitter to ban political ads from November 22

Twitter Inc will ban political advertising on its platform from Nov. 22, Jack Dorsey, chief executive officer said on Wednesday.
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Jack Dorsey's $26bn company claims San Francisco owes it $1m

jack dorsey's $26bn company claims san francisco owes it $1m
Square, the Twitter CEO’s payment company, sues for refund and claims current taxation is ‘unconstitutional’ Jack Dorsey, whose company Twitter has long benefited from a huge tax break to operate..
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Twitter moves to foil hackers after Chloe Grace Moretz's feed hijacked

A tweet from the Hollywood actress's account claimed to reveal Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Social Security number
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Twitter says it is investigating how CEO Jack Dorsey's account was compromised

Chuckle Squad took responsibility for the hacking, which Twitter says it's investigating. Dorsey is a Twitter co-founder and also the CEO of Square. - Published

Twitter CEO's hacked account sends racist tweets before being secured

The account of Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers before Twitter..
Reuters - Published

Hackers tweet racial slurs from Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account

The hacked tweets included sexist, racist and anti-Semitic comments, as well as bomb threats
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