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  • U.S. Created “Cuban Twitter” To Stir Dissent, Sought Funding From Jack Dorsey, AP Reports

    U.S. Created “Cuban Twitter” To Stir Dissent, Sought Funding From Jack Dorsey, AP Reports

    The U.S. government created its own version of Twitter based on SMS messaging to help undermine the Cuban government, according to a new, eye-opening report by the Associated Press today. The report details efforts by a team of tech contractors to build and launch a messaging network in Cuba that would be hidden away from the country’s strict surveillance and control of the flow of… Read More

  • In Which Jack Dorsey Reads Us Some Poetry And Lists And Plays Us A Jazz Tune

    In Which Jack Dorsey Reads Us Some Poetry And Lists And Plays Us A Jazz Tune

    Jack Dorsey seems to be at the tech world’s center of attention over the last few weeks, thanks to a series of articles and an upcoming discussing the early days of Twitter, and whether or not he screwed over friends and coworkers in the early going. But the co-founder of Twitter, which also just happens to be in a quiet period while it prepares for IPO, sidestepped any unnecessary… 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