Evan Williams

Ex-Twitter and Medium exec Jason Stirman launches Lucid, a mental training app for athletes

Jason Stirman is part of a select group of early Web 2.0 builders in Silicon Valley. He was there at the beginning of Twitter, jumped with Ev Williams to Obvious Corp and then Medium and is now w

NewCo, John Battelle’s Event Startup, Raises $1.7M From Obvious, True Ventures And More

NewCo, the latest ventureĀ from Federated Media co-founder John Battelle and Brian Monahan that focuses on creating city-based “festivals” as a new approach to more standardĀ startup and t

Biographer Walter Isaacson And Medium CEO Ev Williams To Speak At Disrupt SF

We're excited to announce that author Walter Isaacson and entrepreneur Ev Williams will be joining us onstage at Disrupt SF next week. Isaacson is probably best-known to TechCrunch readers as the a

Biz Stone Steps Back From Twitter To Relaunch Obvious With Ev Williams And Jason Goldman

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-318791" title="oo" src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/oo.png" alt="" />Twitter co-founder <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/bi

Twitter Ads: "The Perfect Wet Dream of Every Marketer." So Why Are There Only 600 Advertisers?

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-309148" title="dick-costolo" src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/dick-costolo.jpeg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="225" /></a>Dick

Twitter: Consider This Your Intervention.

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-294188" title="drunk_bird_m" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/drunk_bird_m.jpeg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="300" /></a>This is the

It's Official: Ev Became "Less Involved" At Twitter Months Ago

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/evan_williams1.jpeg"> Today's <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/03/28/jack-dorsey-takes-over-product-again-at-twitter-as-executive-ch

Memo to Twitter: Popularity Is Becoming a Commodity

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-260116" title="quinn-fabray-glee" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/quinn-fabray-glee.png?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="199" /></a>So

Evan Williams, Master of the Privacy Game

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-233123" title="evan_williams" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/evan_williams.jpeg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="235" /></a>I'm not ta

Evan Williams Takes Questions On Twitter And Reveals Some Of What Could Be Next

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-232553" title="cc" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/cc2.png" alt="" />Maybe it is a good thing that Twitter co-founder <a href="http://www.

Evan Williams And Dick Costolo: New Twitter Triggered CEO Change

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-227751" title="Screen shot 2010-10-04 at 1.07.24 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/screen-shot-2010-10-04-at-1-07-24-pm1.png" alt="" />A

Dick Costolo: Mission Accomplished

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Dick Costolo Takes Twitter CEO Role So Evan Williams Can Focus On Product

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-227677" title="Dick Costolo Picture" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/dick-costolo-picture.jpeg" alt="" width="250" height="166" />Twitter

Twitter Expected To Take The Wraps Off Its Advertising Platform Today

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/twitter-ads.jpg" class="shot2" />Later today, <a href="http://twitter.com">Twitter</a> CEO <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/evan-will

Evan Williams, Marissa Mayer, Steven Chen Named World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders 2010

<img class="shot2" src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/wef.jpg" alt="" /> Every year the World Economic Forum names its Young Global Leaders, a list of up-and-comers from the

Video: The Early Days Of Pyra Labs / Blogger (Featuring @Ev Williams)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/blogger.png" />We got a tip about a video from the same people who made us - and subsequently, you - aware of <a href="http://www.crunchbase.c

Ev's Advice For Startups: "Do Something Awesome"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/ev-tekzila-214x200.jpg" width="214" height="200" /> Twitter co-founder Evan Williams is on the Web video show <a href="http://revision3.com/t

Twitter To Start Serving Local News To Users?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/evan-williams-204x200.png" width="204" height="200" />Germany's Der Spiegel published an <a href="http://www.spiegel.de/netzwelt/web/0,1518,61

Evan Williams Predicts That "Normal People" Will Use Twitter In Five Years

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/evan-williams-charlie-rose-215x123.png" /> Twitter co-founder Evan Williams was on Charlie Rose last Friday. In the clip after the jump, he