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  • Twitter Book Offers Singular, But Fascinating Narrative Of Invention

    Twitter Book Offers Singular, But Fascinating Narrative Of Invention

    The distillation of one human life into a few hundred pages is a task herculean enough to trip up even seasoned biographers. Expanding that to include four co-founders and a company with as explosive a history as Twitter’s is begging for disaster. A new book called Hatching Twitter: A True Story Of Money, Power, Friendship and Betrayal, from New York Times reporter Nick Bilton attempts to… Read More

  • Lots Of Hollywood Interest In Making Bilton’s Twitter Book A Movie

    Lots Of Hollywood Interest In Making Bilton’s Twitter Book A Movie

    Interest is swirling at Sony and several other major Hollywood studios around Nick Bilton’s book “Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship, and Betrayal“, TechCrunch has learned.  While we’ve only heard Sony named, word is several other major studios are nibbling at the worm. At least one of the studios involved wants to explore producing the project… Read More

  • Twitter’s Silent Chairman

    Twitter’s Silent Chairman

    Last week, when Twitter’s S-1 filing dropped, the media pored over it with a fine-toothed comb, extracting every bit of juice possible from under the freshly peeled-back rind of the intensely secretive company. One very interesting tidbit was dug up by the Times’ Claire Cain Miller: Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey had apparently given up the voting rights of his stock to fellow… Read More