Twitter acquires London-based machine learning startup Magic Pony Technology; terms undisclosed

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 […]

Twitter’s head of EMEA departs to join Frontline Ventures as investment partner

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 […]