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businessinsider.com

Founded Year

2007

Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$55.6M

Valuation

$0000 

Revenue

$0000 

About Business Insider

Business Insider is an online business site focused on the financial, entertainment, green tech and digital industry verticals. The flagship vertical, Silicon Alley Insider, launched on July 19, 2007, led by DoubleClick founders Dwight Merriman and Kevin Ryan and former Wall Street analyst Henry Blodget. They also offer a premium paid subscription entitled BI Insider.

Business Insider Headquarter Location

257 Park Avenue South Floor 13th

New York, New York, 10010,

United States

866-994-8477

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Musk says Twitter algorithm manipulating users, instructs how to fix your feed

May 16, 2022

While the former CEO Jack Dorsey disagrees. Alamy Elon Musk, the man who wants to unlock Twitter's true potential, has created some problems for the social media company by calling its algorithm 'manipulative,' Business Insider reported . As usual, the Tesla CEO took to Twitter over the weekend to air his views. Very important to fix your Twitter feed: 1. Tap home button. 3. Select “Latest tweets”. Easy to switch back & forth to see the difference. Jack Dorsey defends Twitter Twitter founder  and former CEO Jack Dorsey was rather quick to respond to Musk's tweet and said that the function was designed to save users time and stay connected with the content of their choice. Considering that the time gap between Musk's tweet and Dorsey's reply was mere minutes, it seems like Dorsey uses the 'Latest Tweets' option. Engaging with another Twitter user, who told Dorsey that these features were forced upon users, the Twitter founder said: They simply try to put the tweets that you’re *most likely* to engage with at the top. That’s it. Predictive based on what you like, retweet, reply to, search for, pause on, etc. it’s meant to be a convenience, nothing more. Again most important is being able to turn off.

  • When was Business Insider founded?

    Business Insider was founded in 2007.

  • Where is Business Insider's headquarters?

    Business Insider's headquarters is located at 257 Park Avenue South, New York.

  • What is Business Insider's latest funding round?

    Business Insider's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Business Insider raise?

    Business Insider raised a total of $55.6M.

  • Who are the investors of Business Insider?

    Investors of Business Insider include Axel Springer, RRE Ventures, Bezos Expeditions, Institutional Venture Partners, Gordon Crovitz and 11 more.

  • Who are Business Insider's competitors?

    Competitors of Business Insider include Buzzfeed and 2 more.

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