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Jian Ghomeshi was accused of sexual violence in Twitter account named after … – National Post


National Post

Jian Ghomeshi was accused of sexual violence in Twitter account named after
National Post
It didn't take Twitter users long to notice that there was an account under the bear's name, @BigEarsTeddy, with similar accusations of sexual violence against the former CBC personality dated back to last April. “Hi there Jian Ghomeshi. Remember
'Big Ears Teddy' Twitter account posted Ghomeshi abuse allegations 6 months agoCanada.com
Elizabeth May regrets defending Jian Ghomeshi on TwitterMetroNews Canada

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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:53 pm

Footballers scoring Twitter own goals – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Footballers scoring Twitter own goals
Telegraph.co.uk
The then-Liverpool striker used his Twitter account in Jan 2010 to post a mocked-up picture of referee Howard Webb wearing a Manchester United shirt after the World Cup official awarded their opponents a first-minute penalty and sent off Liverpool

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:50 am

IBM and Twitter Sign Pact to Turn Tweets Into Better Business Decisions – TIME


IBM and Twitter Sign Pact to Turn Tweets Into Better Business Decisions
TIME
Computing goliath IBM has signed a deal with Twitter to use tweets to make smarter business decisions. The agreement will let IBM's 10,000 consultants access the some 500 million tweets the social-media firm sees each day, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:30 am

Twitter, Inc Stock Sell-Off: Inevitable Correction, or Buying Opportunity? – Motley Fool


CNNMoney

Twitter, Inc Stock Sell-Off: Inevitable Correction, or Buying Opportunity?
Motley Fool
At first glance, Twitter's (NYSE: TWTR ) recently announced Q3 earnings would seem to be enough to give its many benefactors all they need to continue their buying spree. Revenues were up considerably over a year ago, the closely watched monthly …
Surprise! Twitter is not FacebookCNNMoney
Twitter's slowing user growth knocks sharesUSA TODAY
Twitter's User Growth DisappointsWall Street Journal
TechCrunch (blog) -Forbes -ABC News
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 8:17 pm

After IBM Deal With Twitter, Watson Supercomputer Can Mine Mountains of Tweets – Wired


Wired

After IBM Deal With Twitter, Watson Supercomputer Can Mine Mountains of Tweets
Wired
Watson, the artificially intelligent IBM supercomputer, can already beat you at Jeopardy. And soon, it will know more than you do about what's happening on Twitter, too. It's part of a deal the two companies announced on Wednesday that's designed to

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 7:06 pm

IBM and Twitter Forge Partnership on Data Analytics – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

IBM and Twitter Forge Partnership on Data Analytics
Wall Street Journal
IBM will have access to the full public stream of tweets as they are posted, as well as all tweets generated since Twitter was founded in 2006, the companies said Wednesday. The data will be shared with IBM's roughly 10,000 consultants to help solve
IBM, Twitter to partner on business data analyticsReuters
Credit Illustration by The New York TimesNew York Times (blog)
IBM Working To Be Hip With TwitterForbes
TechCrunch (blog) -Washington Post
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 4:59 pm

IBM And Twitter Just Announced A Huge New Partnership – Business Insider


Business Insider

IBM And Twitter Just Announced A Huge New Partnership
Business Insider
IBM and Twitter just announced a new partnership, something along the same lines as IBM's partnership with Apple. IBM is going to help businesses use Twitter data to help them understand their customers, businesses and other trends. Twitter CEO Dick …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 4:07 pm

Facebook Creams Expectations While Twitter’s User Growth Stumbles – TIME


TIME

Facebook Creams Expectations While Twitter's User Growth Stumbles
TIME
Twitter, Facebook's most direct competitor, is having a very different week. The company's stock plunged 10% after it released its quarterly earnings report Monday, not because of the company's paltry profits—investors don't expect the social network
Twitter's User Growth is The Lowest it's Ever Beenmediabistro.com
Twitter's slowing user growth mirrors rival FacebookChicago Daily Herald
Update: Twitter's Q3 Was Still Encouraging For Long-Term Investors (TWTR)Seeking Alpha (registration)
CIO Today -Vancouver Sun
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 3:15 pm

Twitter: Bottom-Fishers Beware – Barron’s


Twitter: Bottom-Fishers Beware
Barron’s
Advice for investors mulling Twitter's appeal doesn't require 140 characters. Far fewer will do: Stay away. After the close Monday, Twitter (ticker: TWTR TWTR -3.883051621745089% Twitter Inc. U.S.: NYSE USD42.08 -1.7 -3.883051621745089% …

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Posted on 28 October 2014 | 5:20 pm

Twitter’s Revenue Sharply Rises, but Its Usage Stalls – New York Times


New York Times

Twitter's Revenue Sharply Rises, but Its Usage Stalls
New York Times
Wall Street has been disappointed by the slow pace of improvements, with investors sending Twitter's stock down 11 percent Monday evening after the company reported meager growth in sign-ups and usage during the third quarter. “The lack of growth there …
Twitter CEO Admits The World Cup Was No Help To User GrowthBusiness Insider
Tech Five: Twitter to report earningsUSA TODAY
Is Twitter's audience really bigger than Facebook's? Depends how you measureThe Verge
Macworld -International Business Times
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Posted on 28 October 2014 | 11:42 am

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Twitter Announces Its Earnings For Q3 2014

On Monday, Twitter (TWTR) announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014.

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 10:49 pm

IBM dips into Twitter stream for business insights

Twitter on Wednesday announced a partnership to let computing powerhouse IBM dip into the public stream of tweets to provide businesses with insights for making decisions. "Twitter provides a powerful new lens through which to look at the world — as both a platform for hundreds of millions of consumers and business professionals, and as a synthesizer of trends," IBM chief executive Ginni …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 10:06 pm

Twitter Execs Say Bye to the Social Network

Former VP of engineering Jeremy Gordon and former data analytics lead Adam Kinney confirmed in tweets late Wednesday that they will both part ways with the social giant.

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:50 pm

IBM, Twitter to partner on business data analytics

By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – International Business Machines Corp on Wednesday announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide. IBM will help businesses predict trends in the marketplace and consumer sentiment about products and brands and will train 10,000 employees to consult businesses on the best use of Twitter data …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 8:27 pm

IBM Working To Be Hip With Twitter

Twitter and IBM are partnering. This should help Twitter much more than IBM.

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 8:26 pm

Twitter and IBM strike data mining agreement

IBM and Twitter have struck a deal to bring together big data and small tweets to solve business problems. Twitter Inc.'s microblogging service represents an enormous public archive of ideas and opinions …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 6:47 pm

Twitter Analyst Roundup On Q3 Report

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR ) reported 3Q 2014 results Monday and disappointed many investors with lower than expected growth in Monthly Active Users (MAUs). Twitter Inc. fell sharply on the news, trading …

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 8:53 pm

Twitter Conference Call Highlights

Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR ) reported its third quarter earnings on Tuesday. Shares of the company plummeted 9 percent. Below are some key highlights from its conference call. • We had another very strong …

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 7:21 pm

Twitter (TWTR) Reports Loss as Expected, Revenues Beat

Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) reported third quarter loss of 27 cents per share, narrower than a loss of 45 cents posted in the year-ago quarter.

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 4:20 pm

Twitter (TWTR) Stock Tumbles on Earnings, Puts These ETFs in Focus

Twitter had a mixed earnings report but a weak outlook, putting these ETFs in focus.

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 3:27 pm