A month ago, we broke the news that Twitter’s head of EMEA, Stephen McIntyre, decided to depart the company to join Dublin-based VC firm Frontline Ventures. Fast forward to today, and Tech.eu can exclusively reveal that Twitter’s Head of Mobile for EMEA - Phil Gontier - is joining Silicon Valley-based mobile marketing solutions company Liftoff […]
After investing in SoundCloud, Twitter has made another noteworthy move in European tech land, acquiring London-based machine learning startup Magic Pony Technology. In a blog post, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey explains the deal: “Our acquisition of Magic Pony builds on other investments we’ve made in machine learning, beginning with the acquisitions of Madbits […]
Exclusive: Stephen McIntyre, one of Twitter’s most senior executives outside the United States, is leaving the company to join Dublin-based venture capital firm Frontline Ventures as a partner. McIntyre was Twitter’s VP of EMEA Sales and Managing Director at the company’s EMEA HQ in Ireland’s capital city, and will be joining Frontline as a full-time […]
The Turkish government has - once again - blocked access to Twitter to prevent the spreading of images of Monday’s bombing in southeast Turkey that killed at least 32 people. Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency said the government was also trying to block Twitter users from calling for protests against the government following the tragic incident. […]
Twitter is expanding its advertising network across Europe with 12 countries, more than doubling the number of countries it is available in today. The move is meant to boost its international revenue.
Spanish cloud-based mapping software startup CartoDB has been making waves in the data visualisation space for many years, and it’s now teaming up with Twitter to make some more.
Global PR agency Burson-Marsteller has released its annual #Twiplomacy study, which looks at the global use of Twitter by heads of state and government, and ministers of foreign affairs.