Twitter sets up Africa headquarters in Ghana
The company establishes its first physical presence on the African continent, 15 years after the launch of the micro-blogging platform.
SA firms dabble with non-fungible tokens amid global gold rush
More local companies identify the huge potential in non-fungible tokens, as the blockchain-based cryptographic craze booms across the globe.
Twitter CEO takes control of Jay Z’s Tidal in R4.5bn deal
The company says the deal will economically empower musicians and find new ways to support their work.
High-profile Twitter accounts hijacked in crypto scam
A coordinated social engineering attack targets top users like Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Barack Obama and Kim Kardashian, among others.
Social media companies exercising ‘dangerous power’, says Trump
US president Donald Trump signs an executive order aimed at removing some of the legal protections given to social media platforms.
Tech giants pledge billions to help fight COVID-19
Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft and Dell are among the tech giants that have pledged their financial support to help contain the deadly COVID-19 virus.
Twitter expects losses amid global pandemic
Based on current visibility, the company expects Q1 revenue to be down slightly on a year-over-year basis.
Jack Dorsey’s future at Twitter in limbo
Elliott Management, which owns about $1 billion in Twitter stock, believes CEO Jack Dorsey has failed to take the social media company to greater heights.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey heads to SA
The billionaire says he will visit Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa to engage with entrepreneurs.
Twitter ad sales surge despite tweet purge
The company easily beats Wall Street's revenue and profit estimates by selling more ads even though it lost users after purging millions of fake accounts.
Slowing Twitter, Facebook user growth spooks investors
Despite both social media firms reporting profit for Q2 2018, investors were unsettled by a downturn in user growth.