DHAKA: The story of Twitter’s creation is a murky tale complete with betrayed trusts and duelling claims for credit.
Local lore, backed by Jack Dorsey, has it that he proposed the idea to fellow Twitter co-founders at a playground in San Francisco.
But journalist Nick Bilton, author of ‘Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship and Betrayal’, says the history is not quite that simple.
Dorsey was a key member of Twitter’s founders, but it was a collective effort, The New York Times journalist argues, reports The Straits Times.
BDST: 1625 HRS, NOV 03, 2013