Why tech companies are clamping down on cryptocurrency ads


A growing number of internet companies are banning cryptocurrency advertising, fearing reputational damage if their users are ....

28 March, 2018

Twitter follows Facebook and Google in banning cryptocurrency ads


Twitter Inc will start banning cryptocurrency advertising from Tuesday, joining Facebook and Google in a clampdown that seeks ....

27 March, 2018

IIT-Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal elevated as Twitter's CTO

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based social media platform Twitter Inc. has appointed Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal as its new ....

9 March, 2018

Twitter cracks down on 'bots' spreading false stories


Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down ....

22 February, 2018

Exclusive: Former Zephyr Peacock MD, ZipDial's Pathak launch fin-tech startup

Manu P Toms

Former Zephyr Peacock India managing director Sachin Maheshwari and ZipDial co-founder Amiya Pathak have joined hands to launch ....

31 January, 2017

Twitter COO Adam Bain steps down; CFO takes over

Dearton Thomas Hector

The outflow of highly-placed executives from US-based micro-blogging site Twitter Inc., in the midst of media reports of a possible ....

10 November, 2016

Twitter's India, Southeast Asia MD Parminder Singh quits

Disha Sharma

Just two days after Twitter Inc.'s India head Rishi Jaitly resigned, the micro-blogging company's managing director for India, ....

3 November, 2016

Facebook, Twitter, Amazon & Reliance Jio eye IPL media rights

Priya Singh

Online retailer Amazon and social networking giant Facebook are among the 18 companies that have evinced interest in buying the ....

19 October, 2016

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs to be lead bankers for Snapchat's IPO

Priya Prasad

Photo messaging service Snapchat is all set to hit the markets. With its initial public offering slated for March, Snap Inc, Snapchat's ....

13 October, 2016

Disney working with bankers ​for a​ possible Twitter acquisition

Team TC

Walt Disney has had talks about a potential acquisition of micro-blogging site Twitter and is working with bankers to evaluate ....

27 September, 2016

Twitter stops global engineering work at Bangalore office, lays off staff

Varun Arora

Micro-blogging website Twitter Inc. has decided to stop global engineering work at its Bangalore development centre and lay off ....

19 September, 2016

Tech startups: Time for a reality check?

Team TC

Has the moment of reckoning arrived for Indian internet companies? As India's e-commerce poster boy Flipkart suffered its fifth ....

28 May, 2016

WhatsApp is now available on desktop. Does the move target publishers?

Pallavi Singh

Oh, Mark Zuckerberg! Has an app ever been expected to transform into a platform that's simultaneously intimate and expansive? ....

11 May, 2016

Stayzilla brings ex-Twitter exec Pankaj Gupta as product & tech head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Former Twitter executive Pankaj Gupta has joined hotel booking site Stayzilla, run by Chennai-based Inasra Technologies Pvt. ....

9 May, 2016

Don't look for role models, women entrepreneurs tell peers at Techcircle Startup 2016

Binu Paul

Visualise your future and be your own role model. This was the message from a group of successful women entrepreneurs to their ....

29 April, 2016

Jack Dorsey gives a third of his Twitter stake to staff

Disha Sharma

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is giving away a third of his personal stake in the company, or one per cent, to the microblogging site's ....

23 October, 2015

Twitter names co-founder Jack Dorsey CEO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Twitter Inc appointed co-founder and interim chief executive officer Jack Dorsey as CEO. It announced the move in a filing with ....

5 October, 2015

Twitter brings self-service ads to Indian SMBs

Disha Sharma

Microblogging site Twitter has launched its self-service advertising platform for small and medium-size businesses in India. The ....

3 September, 2015

Twitter hires cyber media expert Mahima Kaul as India public policy head

Adith Charlie

Twitter has appointed Mahima Kaul as its public policy head for India, Raheel Khursheed, ‎the company's India head of news, ....

6 July, 2015

Twitter adds group DMs, allows direct video capture on mobile apps

Priyanka Sahay

Micro blogging service Twitter has launched two new features on its platform -- group chat and video capture, globally. "A few ....

29 January, 2015

Twitter launches 'while you were away' feature for iOS; other platforms, website to follow suit

Anand Rai

Micro blogging service Twitter has introduced a new feature to its user's home timelines. Called 'while you were away', the feature ....

23 January, 2015