37 Results for

%241 million

Article

Twitter users spawn 24.1 million Super Bowl game tweets

The Super Bowl offered a great script for a blowout evening of tweeting, peaking at 231,500 tweets-per-minute during the power outage and 268,000 tweets-per-minute at the end of Beyonce's half-time show.

By February 3, 2013

Article

Twitter beats estimates, but shares slammed on user growth worries

Sales more than doubled as Twitter posted better-than-expected earnings. But the stock falls as Wall Street frets about the pace of user engagement.

By April 29, 2014

Article

iHeartRadio Music Awards to recognize top artist of Instagram

Clear Channel signals the significance of the social photo and video app in connecting fans and stars by adding a new category to its inaugural awards show. Voting, of course, will take place on Instagram.

By April 28, 2014

Article

Twitter lets advertisers promote website content

The social network goes after more ad sales with a unit meant to be effective for marketers and ideally enjoyable for users.

By April 25, 2014

Article

Uber launches in Beijing, eyes more growth overseas (Q&A)

As the 4-year-old on-demand car service opens for business in its 100th city, its head of global expansion talks to CNET about what it’s been like to go international.

By April 23, 2014

Article

Twitter shares plummet on hits to user growth, usage

The good news was that total monthly active users jumped to 241 million. The bad news: the growth ain't what it used to be, and Twitter's design is partly to blame.

By February 6, 2014

Article

Facebook score a bargain with $16B acquisition of WhatsApp?

The popular messaging app is larger and growing faster than Facebook's closest rival, Twitter, which has a higher market cap.

By February 19, 2014

Article

PlayStation 4 beats out Xbox One as the best-selling console

New data shows that Sony's console sales were nearly double those of Microsoft in January. Meanwhile, video games sales fell compared with the same time last year.

By February 13, 2014

Article

Twitter's Q4 debut: Slowing user growth betrays revenue strength

The company beats analysts' estimates as it reports its first-ever quarterly and full-year earnings, but all is not rosy in Twitter-ville.

By February 5, 2014

Article

Twitter's timeline excuse: Quality over quantity

Twitter argues that even though it noticed a marked drop in content consumption, you should be rejoicing. Wall Street isn't buying it.

By February 5, 2014