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Twitter shares hit record low

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter shares hit a record low on Monday, plunging more than 6% below $30. The stock has been dropping since company executives rattled investors by saying that Twitter is in the midst of long-term turnaround during the company's earnings announcement last week.

FAA investigating drone flying close to airplanes near JFK

usatoday.com — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating two incidents in which airplanes spotted a drone flying near them as they were landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, one of the nation's busiest airports. One of the airplanes reportedly came within 100 feet of the unmanned aircraft.

Puerto Rico to miss payment, default looms

usatoday.com — Staggered by a $72 billion debt load, Puerto Rico is expected to miss a debt payment due Saturday, setting the stage for what could be one of the largest U.S. municipal debt restructurings. Puerto Rico's government said Friday it would not make a $58 million bond payment due over the weekend.

Exclusive: Pinterest launches innovative diversity project

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Pinterest is taking a bold stand in the push to increase diversity in the technology industry. The San Francisco company is setting ambitious goals to hire more women and minorities - and it's making those goals public to hold itself accountable.
Jul 30, 2015

Exclusive: Pinterest launches innovative diversity lab + first company to publicly reveal diversity hiring goals usat.ly/1I4Hdcu

Jul 30, 2015

Another @jguynn exclusive. Exclusive: Pinterest launches innovative diversity project usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

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Facebook shares fall 5% despite earnings beat

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook shares fell 5% in after hours trading after Facebook earned 50 cents a share in the second quarter, surpassing Wall Street expectations. The giant social network generated revenue of $4 billion, in line with Wall Street expectations. Wall Street had hoped for a bigger beat.
Jul 29, 2015

Feel like we’ve been here before - estimate-beating quarter from $FB, shares down but still near record high usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Jul 29, 2015

Facebook shares fall 5% despite earnings beat usat.ly/1ShurPZ via @usatoday

Facebook earnings: Expectations are high

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook's mobile business is growing at such a heady clip that it has some competitors gasping to keep up. So it should come as no surprise that Wall Street is anticipating good things from the Menlo Park, Calif., company when it reports second-quarter financial results after the close of trading on Wednesday.
Jul 28, 2015

RT @USATODAYmoney: Wall Street expects good things from Facebook - $FB - when it reports quarterly financial results tomorrow usat.ly/1SenvmF

Twitter rises after beating Street estimates

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter shares are soaring after the struggling company beat Wall Street estimates. Twitter reported $502 million in second-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings of 7 cents a share, both surpassed forecasts. Wall Street had expected Twitter TWTR to report $481.3 million in revenue.
Jul 28, 2015

Twitter rises after beating Street estimates usat.ly/1SdkVgy via @usatoday

Jul 28, 2015

Twitter shares give up all earnings gains — and then some — and are now down 7% after a ’straight-talk’ call. usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

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Facebook combats bias with training

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook has developed training to help employees recognize bias in the workplace and call it out. And starting Tuesday it's sharing the training online so anyone can view it. Facebook is one of a growing number of companies educating employees on the hidden biases that everyone harbors in hopes of creating a corporate culture more welcoming to different people and ideas.
Jul 28, 2015

Facebook is latest to combat unconscious bias in the tech industry with training and it's sharing some of it online. usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Jul 28, 2015

RT @jguynn: Facebook is latest to combat unconscious bias in the tech industry with training and it's sharing some of it online. usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Wall Street hunts for clues to Twitter's future

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - When Twitter reports second-quarter financial results after the close of trading on Tuesday, investors will be looking beyond the company's current performance to Twitter's future and who will lead it. Twitter Chairman and co-founder Jack Dorsey has been juggling the top jobs at Twitter and mobile payments company Square since July 1 when he replaced outgoing Chief Executive Dick Costolo on an interim basis.

Square confidentially files for IPO: Report

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Square has confidentially filed for an initial public offering, according to a published report. The mobile payments company was founded and is led by Jack Dorsey, who is the interim chief executive officer of Twitter and one of its founders.
Jul 24, 2015

Jack Dorsey's company Square confidentially filed IPO paperwork, according to published reports (@business @forbes) usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Jul 24, 2015

Riding PayPal's coattails? Square said to file make a confidential IPO filing usat.ly/1RYLV3d via @jguynn

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Aug 03, 2015

RT @kajawhitehouse: Men! "We’re cooling these buildings because men will not stop wearing business suits." wapo.st/1DmJAZa

Aug 03, 2015

RT @samfbiddle: he picked up the last time I called but his voicemail is full

Aug 03, 2015

RT @mat: I have been so excited to publish this @nitashatiku story on co-living. You’re going to love it. buzzfeed.com/nitashatiku/si…

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