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Twitter users in France can tweet money

Messaging platform teams up with Groupe BPCE on person-to-person transfers Asia homepage

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French bank, Twitter team up for money transfers via tweets

By Leila Abboud and Eric Auchard PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter Inc. this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets. The move by Groupe BPCE , France's … Continue reading

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Harassed game developer driven from home after receiving death threats on Twitter

Brianna Wu, a game developer, and her husband called the police and left their home last night after receiving a credible death threat on Twitter. According to posts on Twitter, Wu, who is the head of development at Giant Spacekat, became a … Continue reading

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Twitter news chief steps down in latest executive departure

(Reuters) – Vivian Schiller said she was stepping down as Twitter Inc's news head after nearly a year at the microblogging website, the latest executive exit from the company this year. The former NBC executive, who was responsible for acting … Continue reading

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Twitter sues Justice Department for right to reveal surveillance requests

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Twitter Inc has sued the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation seeking the right to provide more specifics about the extent of U.S. government surveillance and requests for information from federal agencies. … Continue reading

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Investors flock to Twitter bond sale

The US media group’s first debt issue meets with strong demand as it raises $ 1.8bn for growth and potential acquisitions Asia homepage

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Twitter to raise $1.3 billion through debt offerings

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc said it plans to raise $ 1.3 billion by issuing convertible senior notes, its first debt offering since its market debut in November. Twitter shares fell about 1.5 percent in extended trading on Wednesday. Twitter will … Continue reading

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Twitter to launch a ‘buy now’ button

Users will be able to make purchases on the social messaging platform, starting with a trial group of brands, musicians and charities Asia homepage

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Twitter testing ‘buy’ button on tweets

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc is testing a "buy" button in some tweets that allows a mobile user to buy directly from a tweet. Twitter's shares were up 3.2 percent at $ 52.33 in early trading. Facebook Inc has also been … Continue reading

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Twitter makes it easier to decide who you’ll follow first

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