jack dorsey

Comeback Kids


Jack Dorsey is back at the helm of twitter and shareholders are hoping he's the next comeback kid of Silicon Valley.

After co-founding Twitter and serving as its CEO for two years Dorsey returned to the top spot last week. So far his first moves have been to slash jobs and roll out new features in an effort to entice users.

This isn't the first time the head honcho has left and returned in an effort to save a company. One of the most well-known examples is Steve Jobs. Jobs was forced out of Apple nine years after starting it. He was brought back in when Apple was on the brink of bankruptcy; now it's one of the biggest companies in the world thanks to Jobs and his new products including the iPod, iPhone and iPad.  read more »

The Best Tweets


Thanks to twitter people are expressing their every thought; and some are more memorable than others.

To welcome Twitter to the stock market floor Yahoo Finance decided to take a look at what it considers the ten best tweets in the company's history. They are broken down into categories such as breaking news, advertising and entertainment and are a mixture of sarcasm, surprise and irony.

Coming in at number ten is the tweet that started it all. On March 21st 2006 Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey sent out the first tweet which simply read “just setting up my twitter.” That moment launched millions of users eager to share their every waking thought with loyal followers.  read more »