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Twitter’s Jack Dorsey gives workers nearly $200 million of his own shares

Not long after laying off more than 300 employees, Twitter’s chief executive officer Jack Dorsey has gifted the remaining workforce with one-third of his own stock. Dorsey made the announcement in two wee-hour Tweets on Friday, saying he wanted to “reinvest directly in our people”. Read More

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The 129 finance people you have to follow on Twitter

Twitter has evolved into a platform for serious finance gurus. Beyond the jabberings of the small-time players, these analysts, hedge funders, and big players have the power to sway markets in 140 characters, and they often take to Twitter to give their two cents. And it’s smart stuff. We asked Wall Street analysts and Business [&hellip

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After breaking a big Twitter scoop, Selerity shifts focus

Selerity, the company made famous in April for breaking news of Twitter Inc.’s TWTR, +0.52%  revenue miss about an hour earlier than scheduled—and doing so on Twitter, of all places—is now putting its algorithms to use for people, rather than just trading machines. Last week, the company announced that it—along with McGraw Hill Financial MHFI, [&hellip

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