Bret Taylor

Salesforce keeps rolling with another monster quarter, as it sets $20 billion revenue goal

Ho hum, Salesforce announced its quarterly earnings yesterday and the news was all good once again with revenue up 25 percent to $2.68 billion. The company has blown through its $10 billion yearly rev

Salesforce appoints Bret Taylor as chief product officer

Salesforce has named Bret Taylor, the former chief technology officer at Facebook and founder of Quip, as president and chief product officer. Taylor first joined Salesforce in 2016, when Salesforce a

Quip adds an App Store as it pushes toward full-blown collaboration platform

When Salesforce bought Quip, a document-based, mobile-first collaboration tool for $750 million last September, it may have seemed like an odd purchase, but Salesforce and Quip have been hard at work

Gillmor Gang: Bret Taylor Talks Quip

The Gillmor Gang — A Conversation with Bret Taylor and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live at Dreamforce 16 Thursday, October 7, 2016. As CEO of Salesforce acquisition Quip, Bret Taylor returns to the Gang

Salesforce took a horizontal turn when it bought Quip

When Salesforce purchased Quip last summer for $750 million, it seemed at face value to be an unusual acquisition for the cloud CRM company — Salesforce tends to concentrate on more vertical

Twitter adds former Facebook CTO Bret Taylor to its board

Twitter announced today that Bret Taylor is joining its board of directors. Taylor is best-known as one of the founders of social networking startup FriendFeed — and then as the chief technology off

Mobile-First Word Processing App Quip Adds Chat Rooms, Making It More Like Slack

Products like Slack, Hipchat, Yammer and Asana have been slowly picking apart the world of enterprise communication, giving workers new, easier to use, and frankly more fun platforms to speak to each

Taser Adds Former Facebook CTO Bret Taylor To Its Board

Taser, the public safety company probably best known for its eponymous electric stun-guns used by law enforcement people to immobilise suspects, is announcing a new board appointment that points t

In A Bid To Be The MS Word Of The Mobile Generation, Quip Adds Better Search, URL Links

Quip, the mobile-friendly word processing app co-founded by the ex-CTO of Facebook Bret Taylor and ex-Googler Kevin Gibbs, has picked up some 5,000 companies as users since it launched last August

Quip, Ex-FB CTO Bret Taylor’s Word Processing App, Gets A Like Button, Themes And More

When Bret Taylor, the ex-CTO of Facebook, co-founded mobile-first word processing app <a target="_blank" href="http://quip.com">Quip</a> with ex-Googler Kevin Gibbs, the move appeared to be a world

Most People Have Changed Their Privacy Settings On Facebook, Says Facebook CTO

Facebook CTO <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/bret-taylor">Bret Taylor</a> responded to the oft repeated maxim ("meme" is what he called it) that Facebook privacy settings are needlessly comp

Facebook CTO Bret Taylor On HTML5, Mobile As The Future, And Yes, FriendFeed

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-268397" title="ff" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/ff.png" alt="" />Yesterday, following his talk at the <a href="http://insidesocialapps

Facebook's Focus In 2011: Better Cross-Platform Unification Led By HTML5

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-267688" title="b" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/b1.jpg" alt="" />Today at the <a href="http://insidesocialapps.com/">Inside Social Apps

Facebook CTO Bret Taylor: "Mobile Devices Are Inherently Social"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/photo.jpg" />Here at <a href="http://insidesocialapps.com/">Inside Mobile Apps</a> conference, Facebook CTO Bret Taylor talked about how mobil

Bret Taylor: Facebook Cut Spam By 95% Last Year

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-267655" title="bt" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/bt.jpg" alt="" />Today at the <a href="http://insidesocialapps.com/">Inside Social App

Zuckerberg: Facebook Photos Used 5 Or 6 Times More Than Competitors — Combined

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-213128" title="p2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/p2.png" alt="" />Yesterday, Facebook held a developer's garage event at their headquar

The FriendFeedization Of Facebook Continues: Bret Taylor Promoted To CTO

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/bret-taylor-picture.jpeg"> Facebook has a new chief technology officer, Bret Taylor. The FriendFeed co-founder and initial product manager o