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Twitter and the Game Awards renew live stream partnership for 2017
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 09:00am EST 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc ::Twitter Inc says ‍partnered with Game Awards to live stream Game Awards 2017​.  Full Article

Time Inc says PeopleTV will stream real-time programming on Twitter
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 02:24pm EST 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Time Inc :Says ‍co's PeopleTV will expand its live content and distribution by streaming select real-time programming on Twitter starting November 20​.  Full Article

Twitter Q3 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.10
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 07:00am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc ::Qtrly loss per share $0.03; Qtrly non-GAAP earnings per share $0.10; Qtrly revenue $590 million, down 4 percent.Q3 earnings per share view $0.06, revenue view $586.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Qtrly advertising revenue $503 million, down 8 percent.Qtrly daily active users up 14 percent year-over-year; Qtrly average MAUs were 330 million, up 4 percent.Says total ad engagements in quarter increased 99 percent; cost per engagement in quarter decreased 54 percent.Sees Q4 adjusted EBITDA to be between $220 million and $240 million; sees Q4 adjusted EBITDA margin to be between 35 percent and 36 percent.Sees Q4 capital expenditures to be no more than $110 million.Says also expect that at high end of adjusted EBITDA range, company will likely be GAAP profitable for Q4.Says discovered that since Q4 2014, company had incorrectly included users of some third-party applications as Twitter MAUs.  Full Article

Twitter says to increase transparency for all ads on its website
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 04:20pm EDT 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc -:Announcing steps to dramatically increase transparency for all ads on Twitter, including political ads and issue-based ads‍ - blog.Says will also be improving controls for customers and adopting stricter advertising policies‍​.Says users can also report inappropriate ads or give negative feedback for every ad running on Twitter, whether the ad targets user or not‍​.Says will make transparency updates for ads first in the U.S. And then roll them out globally.Says will now require electioneering advertisers identify their campaigns as an electioneering ad to make it clear when users engage with it‍​.  Full Article

Twitter releases calendar of its safety work - blog
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 06:09pm EDT 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc ::Says updating approach to make Twitter a safer place‍​ - blog.Says starting Thursday can expect regular, real-time updates about progress to make Twitter safer - blog.Releases a calendar of its safety work- blog.  Full Article

Twitter says in dialogue with Congressional committees on investigations into Russian interference in U.S. election
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 03:48pm EDT 

Sept 28 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc ::Twitter Inc - provides update on Russian interference in 2016 us election, bots, & misinformation.Twitter Inc says is in dialogue with congressional committees with respect to investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Election.Twitter-Vice president for public policy met with staff from senate select committee on intelligence and house permanent select committee on intelligence.Twitter says of roughly 450 accounts that Facebook recently shared as part of their review, co concluded that 22 had corresponding accounts on twitter.Twitter says shared with committee staff round-up of ads that three RT accounts targeted to the u.s. Market in 2016.Twitter says in 2016, three Russia Today accounts promoted 1,823 tweets that definitely or potentially targeted the U.S. Market.Twitter says over coming weeks and months, co will roll out several changes to actions it takes when co detects spammy or suspicious activity.  Full Article

Twitter appoints Patrick Pichette to Board of directors
Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 05:00pm EDT 

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc :Twitter appoints Patrick Pichette to Board of directors.Twitter Inc - ‍Pichette is expected to join both audit and compensation committees of board​.Twitter Inc - ‍Hugh Johnston has accepted a new director role on board of directors at Microsoft​.Twitter Inc - ‍Johnston will resign his seat on Twitter Board, effective October 1, 2017​.Twitter Inc - Pichette most recently served as chief financial officer of Google Inc.  Full Article

Twitter to brief Congress on possible Russia-backed ads -U.S. senator
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 01:48pm EDT 

Rewrites throughout, adds Warner quotes, Twitter declining to comment:.  Full Article

Katie J. Stanton appointed to Time Inc. board of directors
Monday, 7 Aug 2017 11:39am EDT 

Aug 7 (Reuters) - Time Inc :Time Inc - ‍appointment of Katie J. Stanton, former vice president, Global Media at Twitter, to its board of directors​.  Full Article

Twitter Q2 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.08
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 07:01am EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc ::Q2 loss per share $0.16; Q2 non-gaap earnings per share $0.08; Q2 revenue $574 million, down 5 percent.Q2 advertising revenue $489 million, down 8 percent.Says Q2 daily active users increased 12 percent; Q2 average MAUs were 328 million, up 5 percent.Says total ad engagements in Q2 increased 95 percent; cost per engagement in Q2 decreased 53 percent.Sees Q3 adjusted ebitda between $130 million and $150 million; sees Q3 adjusted ebitda margin between 25 percent and 26 percent.Sees FY 2017 total non-gaap expenses down 3 percent to down 6 percent; sees FY 2017 capital expenditures between $300 million and $400 million.Says in Q2, delivered over 1,200 hours of live premium video from existing and new content partners, up from 900 hours in Q1 2017.Do not expect to see total revenue growth rate improve in H2 2017 due to headwinds of about $75 million related to de-emphasized revenue products.Says on a normalized basis (excluding impact of headwinds), co could see improvement in total revenue growth by 4 2017.  Full Article


Twitter to roll out 280-character tweets worldwide

Microblogging website Twitter Inc , known for its iconic 140-character tweets, said on Tuesday it would roll out 280-character tweets to users across the world.