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eWeek
Salesforce Reportedly Considering Acquiring TwitterFor example, Salesforce recently acquired productivity-software maker Quip for
Salesforce Reportedly Considering Acquiring Twitter
eWeek / Posted 5 days ago
For example, Salesforce recently acquired productivity-software maker Quip for $582 million. Quip was co-founded by Bret Taylor, a former Facebook executive and Twitter's newest board member. Taylor will report directly to Benioff in his new... Read more
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CNBC
Why Salesforce might be interested in Twittersome overlap between the two companies. Salesforce recently acquired collaborat
Why Salesforce might be interested in Twitter
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
some overlap between the two companies. Salesforce recently acquired collaboration software developer Quip, whose founder Bret Taylor joined the Twitter board in July. Taylor is a former Facebook executive. Google-Twitter speculation, on the... Read more
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Billboard
Twitter Shares Jump (Again) Following Report of Interest From Google, SalesforceKordestani, Jack Dorsey, Peter Fenton, Hugh Johnston, Martha Lane Fox, Debra L.
Twitter Shares Jump (Again) Following Report of Interest From Google, Salesforce
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
Kordestani, Jack Dorsey, Peter Fenton, Hugh Johnston, Martha Lane Fox, Debra L. Lee, David Rosenblatt, Marjorie Scardino, Bret Taylor and Evan Williams. It was Williams, a co-founder and former CEO, who sparked another recent share spike when he... Read more
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CNBC
Who will buy Twitter? We ranked all the possible buyersand pretty much everyone else in D.C. The case for Salesforce (Kurt): Well, Sa
Who will buy Twitter? We ranked all the possible buyers
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
and pretty much everyone else in D.C. The case for Salesforce (Kurt): Well, Salesforce just bought Quip, whose CEO, Bret Taylor, recently joined Twitter's board. Some people think he'd be a good fit to run Twitter's core product, too,... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Salesforce Gets a Grip on QuipSalesforce has agreed to acquire Quip, Quip CEO Bret Taylor and Head of Product
Salesforce Gets a Grip on Quip
E-Commerce Times / Posted 18 days ago
Salesforce has agreed to acquire Quip, Quip CEO Bret Taylor and Head of Product Kevin Gibbs announced Monday. Quip lets users manage live documents throughout the collaboration process. The deal is worth about US$582 million, according to a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How I Made It: Jess Lee's unlikely path to running Polyvorepeople that you can look up to,” she said. At Google, she was able to learn fro
How I Made It: Jess Lee's unlikely path to running Polyvore
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
people that you can look up to,” she said. At Google, she was able to learn from Mayer and the co-creator of Google Maps, Bret Taylor. At Polyvore she looked up to its co-founders. “You learn from people, so find the best people and observe... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff indicates his rivalry with Microsoft is back on (CRM, MSFT)by spending over half a billion dollars to buy a startup named Quip, a producti
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff indicates his rivalry with Microsoft is back on (CRM, MSFT)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
by spending over half a billion dollars to buy a startup named Quip, a productivity app founded by Facebook's former CTO, Bret Taylor. Quip was valued by its investors at about $376 million after its last round about a year ago, according to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff indicates his rivalry with Microsoft is back on (CRM, MSFT)by spending over half a billion dollars to buy a startup named Quip, a producti
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff indicates his rivalry with Microsoft is back on (CRM, MSFT)
Connecticut Post / Posted 27 days ago
by spending over half a billion dollars to buy a startup named Quip, a productivity app founded by Facebook's former CTO, Bret Taylor. Quip was valued by its investors at about $376 million after its last round about a year ago, according to... Read more
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28d
Stamford Advocate
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the produ
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the product, but also because of its CEO, Bret Taylor, who Benioff says will be one of his company's "top technical leaders." Then a number of smaller... Read more
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28d
Connecticut Post
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the produ
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the product, but also because of its CEO, Bret Taylor, who Benioff says will be one of his company's "top technical leaders." Then a number of smaller... Read more
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28d
San Francisco Chronicle
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the produ
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year (CRM)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the product, but also because of its CEO, Bret Taylor, who Benioff says will be one of his company's "top technical leaders." Then a number of smaller... Read more
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28d
Business Insider
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this yearQuip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the produ
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains why he suddenly went on a $4 billion buying craze this year
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
Quip, which Salesforce paid $750 million to buy, it wasn't just about the product, but also because of its CEO, Bret Taylor, who Benioff says will be one of his company's "top technical leaders." Then a number of smaller... Read more
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28d
Fortune
5 things to know from Salesforce earnings call.gives Salesforce not only a slick word processing application, but a key tech v
5 things to know from Salesforce earnings call.
Fortune / Posted 28 days ago
gives Salesforce not only a slick word processing application, but a key tech visionary in Quip chief executive Bret Taylor, who also helped create GooglegoogMaps while at that company. He was also formerly Facebook’s fb chief technology... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his thr
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his three-year old startup for $750 million to Salesforce. But more than anything, it sounds like Taylor's more excited about all the salespeople he'll be able to tap in to by... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his thr
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his three-year old startup for $750 million to Salesforce. But more than anything, it sounds like Taylor's more excited about all the salespeople he'll be able to tap in to by... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his thr
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app (CRM)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his three-year old startup for $750 million to Salesforce. But more than anything, it sounds like Taylor's more excited about all the salespeople he'll be able to tap in to by... Read more
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Business Insider
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business appQuip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his thr
Quip CEO's comment on its $750 million Salesforce deal shows a big problem facing every business app
Business Insider / Posted 30 days ago
Quip CEO Bret Taylor had a nice pay day earlier this month when he sold his three-year old startup for $750 million to Salesforce. But more than anything, it sounds like Taylor's more excited about all the salespeople he'll be able to tap in to by... Read more
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