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  • How Mark Zuckerberg learned to love the Facebook IPO

    How Mark Zuckerberg learned to love the Facebook IPO
    SAN FRANCISCO -- The running joke at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference was that the arctic temperature in the room was to keep Mark Zuckerberg from sweating up a storm on stage. The event organizers could have turned up the heat. Zuckerberg spoke...
  • Twitter moves closer to IPO by buying mobile ad start-up MoPub

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Ahead of the most anticipated initial public stock offering since Facebook, Twitter bought mobile advertising exchange MoPub, its largest acquisition to date. The deal was part of Twitter's ongoing effort to make it simpler and easier...
  • The IPO tweet heard around the Twitterverse: reaction on Twitter

    The IPO tweet heard around the Twitterverse: reaction on Twitter
    SAN FRANCISCO -- It was the tweet heard around the Twitterverse: "We've confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a planned IPO. This Tweet does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale." Twitter's surprise announcement of its long-...
  • Twitter announces, via tweet, that it has filed for an IPO

    Twitter announces, via tweet, that it has filed for an IPO
    Twitter has filed for an initial public offering of stock, months earlier than expected. The 7-year-old microblogging site announced the news -- via tweet, of course -- on Thursday afternoon: "We've confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a...
  • Twitter files for an IPO; five things you should know

    Twitter files for an IPO; five things you should know
    As you may have heard, Twitter has filed for a confidential initial public offering of stock, so in case you aren't too familiar with the company, here are five quick things you should know. It has 200 million monthly active users Twitter hasn't...
  • Could Twitter's stunted growth prospects scare off investors?

    Could Twitter's stunted growth prospects scare off investors?
    Twitter announced Thursday that it has filed for its IPO and already there are concerns about its growth. The San Francisco-based company is generally regarded as one of the top social networks, behind only Facebook in popularity. But when you compare...
  • Twitter drawing on lessons learned from Facebook IPO

    Twitter drawing on lessons learned from Facebook IPO
    SAN FRANCISCO — Call it the anti-Facebook IPO. It may be the most hotly anticipated initial public stock offering since Facebook Inc. But Twitter Inc. is doing all it can to distance itself from the Facebook fiasco, which has become a case study...
  • Twitter's IPO: Questions and answers

    Twitter's IPO: Questions and answers
    NEW YORK — Twitter on Thursday disclosed in a tweet that it had confidentially filed for an initial public offering — a major step for the popular micro-blogging site. But that was about all the company said, leaving Wall Street analysts and...
  • Entertainment business IPOs started and stalled

    Entertainment business IPOs started and stalled
    Call it the summer of the showbiz IPO shakeout. Over the last several months, a handful of entertainment business companies either took key steps toward or away from initial public stock offerings. Among those companies are MGM Holdings Inc., SFX...
  • Joy Covey, ex-Amazon executive who helped take company public, dies

    Joy Covey, who helped take Amazon.com Inc. public as the Internet retailer’s chief financial officer, died Wednesday when her bicycle collided with a vanĀ  on a downhill stretch of road in San Mateo County. She was 50. Covey was riding her...
  • Joy Covey dies at 50; as CFO, she helped take Amazon.com public

    Joy Covey dies at 50; as CFO, she helped take Amazon.com public
    Joy Covey, who helped take Amazon.com Inc. public as the Internet retailer's chief financial officer, died Wednesday when her bicycle collided with a van on a downhill stretch of road in San Mateo County. She was 50. Covey, who had been riding her...