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Evan Williams' media startup Medium raises $25M

The publishing platform that's a mix between Twitter and Blogger gets a hefty wad of cash in venture capital funding.

By January 28, 2014


Snapchat's Evan Spiegel: Saying no to $3B, and feeling lucky

The son of successful lawyers, Spiegel grew up in a world of wealth, power, and privilege. Now the 23-year-old entrepreneur will be remembered for saying no to Mark Zuckerberg.

By November 26, 2013


Evan Williams: A mogul in Internet publishing

Twitter and Medium co-founder is a central figure in the Internet's evolution as a publishing medium for the masses.

By May 7, 2013


Biz Stone, Evan Williams relaunch Twitter incubator

Two of Twitter's creators are relaunching the incubator that birthed Twitter, The Obvious Corporation. Stone will help out with Twitter on a part-time basis, he says.

By June 28, 2011


Twitter CEO Evan Williams steps down

Chief Operating Officer Dick Costolo, who has been a more prominent face of the company in recent months, takes over for co-founder Williams.

By October 4, 2010


Ian Turpie, Greg Evans and 'Baby' John Burgess interview

At the Buzz: Brain of Oz launch, Sony trotted out former game show hosts Ian Turpie (The Price is Right), Greg Evans (Perfect Match) and "Baby" John Burgess (Wheel of Fortune, Catchphrase) to spruik the Aussie edition of Buzz. They also took some time out to answer our most pressing questions.

By April 23, 2009


Twitter's Evan Williams: Making money through corporate accounts?

The newly reminted CEO of the hot microblogging company won't say anything concrete, still, but outlined some general prospects for a business model dependent on companies' eagerness to connect and communicate with the Twittering masses.

By November 6, 2008


Medium plans to release iOS reading app next week

The blog publishing startup's mobile app will allow consumption of Medium content but not creation, according to Fortune.

By March 9, 2014


Seth Rogen to helm film on '90s console wars

The star of "This is the End" and "The Green Hornet" will help turn the classic battle between '90s video game giants Sega and Nintendo into a cinematic thriller.

By February 24, 2014


Nevermind the hack: Snapchat hires lobbyists

Snapchat remains mum on specifics of how it plans to prevent another database breach, but it has already hired a Washington lobby firm.

By January 6, 2014