Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Dare Obasanjo @Carnage4Life Washington, USA

My day job is leading the team behind http://t.co/YcLuFUER8Q and http://t.co/YzvkbJjpUn . Outside that I dabble in mobile apps and blogging.

386 Following   10,348 Followers   10,855 Tweets

Joined Twitter 12/19/07

Reverse Tweets
$TWTR has become the unicorn horror story and a testament to why going public is terrible for product companies - https://t.co/PdEIDpPTaE πŸ˜΅πŸ”«@hunterwalk Twitter's struggles really highlight how incredibly well run Facebook is. Even at their level, shit is hard.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoBlack ppl might need to start rocking lion costumes if that's how u get late night tv tears to flow
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo@zorbadgreek the action buttons in timeline were too noticeable but looks to have reverted back
7/29
2015
Windows 10 reviews are out and it looks like reviewers have fallen in love πŸ’Œ. Nice work from the Windows team - http://t.co/OoXtyx64ErOld Twitter iPhone app versus today's update. http://t.co/HIkMPpxBgLDonald Trump is contagious https://t.co/M1NWyedOylWhat pundits failed to consider when Zuck paid $1B for Instagram is he knows how 2 grow & monetize mobile social apps http://t.co/RclTOAeBJiReddit’s head of community, Jessica Moreno, has quit. She's the 4th senior female employee to exit in a month. πŸ”₯πŸ™ˆ http://t.co/UMDdxhIiwq
7/28
2015
Starlord: Galaxy. Superman: Earth. Spiderman: NYC. And then there's Daredevil micromanaging the shit out of 10 blocks in midtown Manhattan.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoNothing says your brand is too old for millennials like being dropped from Snapchat's Discover https://t.co/2hhTQCl7kJ12 Biggest Things To Happen In PPC So Far In 2015 by @ginnymarvin http://t.co/W6NZSPRYqK
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo
7/27
2015
George R. R. Martin explains the simple concept that explains why Spider-Man 2 is the best Marvel movie of all time http://t.co/jSaLNPpFp5
7/23
2015
Next time you're afraid to share ideas remember someone once said in a meeting "Let's make a film with a tornado full of sharks" #sharknado3
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo
7/22
2015
My favorite rapper has been living in a house built on lies. Say it ain't so Fiddy. 😭 https://t.co/jdF0PCmzVDBing Native Ads Launch In Beta Across http://t.co/8Fy5zgo68T Portal http://t.co/bLzoYRqerF
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoInstead of Major.Minor.Patch say Breaking.Feature.Bugfix - that's #SemVer in a nutshell.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoFacebook's market cap now exceeds GE. Mobile + online advertising more valuable than appliances, jet engines & energy http://t.co/lXvWOaER3R
7/21
2015
@ade_oshineye the 3 primary mobile & PC browser vendors Apple, Google & Microsoft. I'd throw Mozilla in there although their influence wanes@arcware Google Chrome on iOS is the same browser engine as Safari. https://t.co/kIQW4qmYZg@anildash I'm quite sure Microsoft's diversity mix for non-tech is consistent with college graduation demographics https://t.co/GxrLAfXvmwAll the talk of the Open Web but reality is our web experience is mostly defined by 3 multi-billion dollar companies https://t.co/wBpapbOqS2Today I learned that at Google coworkers can nominate you for a peer bonus of $150 if you do something cool.Nice. - https://t.co/1h5TEbnsB7@matthew_d_green @mdowd there are companies for whom risk of data breach outweighs value of the data. Google isnt one http://t.co/tJzBhM9Npd
7/20
2015
SOMEONE NEED INVENT UBER FOR ROCK SOUNDTRACK TRUCK THAT FOLLOW YOU AROUND LIKE IN MAD MAX.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoTV now being used as punishment for kids. That's it folks, it's all over. (via @corybe): http://t.co/FE07GkKR6w http://t.co/11KRuH7pe0
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo
7/19
2015
There are way too many cars, let's restrict the ones used by 20 people a day that never circle for parking! πŸ˜’ http://t.co/0G7QwWreht
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoGoogle penalized sites without mobile versions in mobile results. They had to buy more ads to make up traffic. πŸ’°πŸ’°πŸ’°πŸ’Έ https://t.co/zzAk5oY66RNYTimes. One article about Mike Brown. One about Dylan Roof. Amazing. http://t.co/vdXanilCTK
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo
7/18
2015
Great article about Zynga's approach to data driven product development. Unfortunately maximizing ROI != fun games http://t.co/mRyjcMNAqd@tomwarren Candy Crush has been around since last year. Only news is unified Windows Store shipped to web this week http://t.co/eTDvZdp5Zu
7/17
2015
@StartupLJackson @fmanjoo reddit has decided it can't afford to go to war with these users. Also it's too late because content's mainstreamSame paper that said Mike brown was "no angel" #staywoke https://t.co/OVxwWGPfOL
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo@deray if she did hang herself it implies her treatment in jail by cops made her go from merrily on the way to job interview to suicidal@Mel66 @BingAds 😞 talking to the team about this.
7/16
2015
Forbes reads my mind as one of their ads deliberately obscures content http://t.co/jPYMOUOhRr
7/15
2015
@anildash just like jobs at McDonald's & Walmart need a support structure of taxpayer funded food stamps & section 8 to be viable?
7/14
2015
"Your friends are not as important as our business model" - @snapchat http://t.co/wpmqDKmMG1
7/13
2015
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice - Comic-Con Trailer: A really fit guy vs invincible space god. I wonder who wins? http://t.co/heQUZSUl2SThank you Microsoft and Goodbye http://t.co/Iggo0dndjc <= Heartfelt post by one those impacted by the 25000 MSFT jobs eliminated since 2014Clever Toyota ad hijacks Siri to switch off iPhones while driving http://t.co/1h3CrrPkjYIf Twitter can build $1B/year biz on a platform filled with porn, hate & ISIS so can reddit. It's so been mismanaged https://t.co/mdbQaiCTUlAmazing illustrated guide of the rise & fall of Motorola http://t.co/rADAsNLCx3
7/11
2015
@anildash isn't this a money hungry publisher publishing a crappy draft work against the author's wishes?Ellen Pao is having the worst year ever. Ouch. - http://t.co/9eQZQsq8ySthis looks like alexis ohanian saying he dismissed Victoria Taylor. Pao took the heat for that http://t.co/j8356eGaDG http://t.co/dW5q1VCQqT
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoYouTube PR is clearly planting stories about FB piracy to counter stories of FB video dominance. Nicely done. - http://t.co/2XxsJlib3wGotta love YouTube's PR team creating an anti-Facebook mob angry that people upload pirated videos on FB #irony https://t.co/CPoPGWkcRB
7/10
2015
My Apple Watch review: after 2 monthsβ€€.. http://t.co/M1jtecamjs
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoSlack one-ups like button with full range of emoji reactions. Epic. http://t.co/Hr6Qf806veFirst rule of product management; if everything is important then nothing is important.
7/9
2015
The Servitude Bubble: an amazing rant that tears apart the #sharingeconomy hype - https://t.co/hZK7nmOA1yGreat post on how tech press fits every tech company into rags to riches to rags story line - https://t.co/jZMYFSNomYNumber of competitors in: Mortal Kombat: 7 Mario Kart 64: 8 Street Fighter II: 12 2016 GOP primaries: 17
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo50+ infographics on the @BingAds audience in the US - in one site! http://t.co/rPW4lGeoj2 #ppcchat #ppc http://t.co/EzbaaIHNx7
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo
7/7
2015
The iPhone showed the importance of innovation, Android showed the importance of a flexible product plan & execution http://t.co/CeVEme0z0PSpend in Bing for Q1 2015 grew 36%, compared to Google’s 13% [PDF] via @MerkleRKG http://t.co/75WdcW2Kl0 #BingAds #AdWords #PPCChat
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoReading "Apache Cordova: after 10 months, I won't using it anymore" and remembering what Steve Jobs wrote about Flash http://t.co/EoSA2CRY4FIf Spotify wants to charge $120/year when people spent $50/year on CDs, doesn't this argue they're overpriced? https://t.co/aLWF1PEaSW
7/6
2015
Box's PR team must be excited TechCrunch is publishing their press releases without editing πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ https://t.co/rFoB4GrzflDJ playlists in Apple Music herald the death of algorithms? Or pundits just ❀️ to declare this changes everything. 😊 https://t.co/S0MgB6BaWe
7/5
2015
Key takeaway from reddit shutdown is the CEO doesn't know value of key employees or how the site works. Very bad sign http://t.co/yBno96BzBU
7/4
2015
Reddit continues to be a slow motion train wreck as a business and how not to manage a social media site https://t.co/DLTJ5SetOO
7/2
2015
@Support Why has Twitter support been giving me the runaround for months on an account that is impersonating my dad? http://t.co/UyGfTMAuMeHey @jack, Why Twitter support been giving me the runaround for months on an account that is impersonating my dad? http://t.co/UyGfTMAuMe
7/1
2015
#WhoIsBurningBlackChurches https://t.co/wIFHxK9rU9
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo@AlanHogan https://t.co/7sIrQhCEZFNice to see the work we've been doing at #BingAds getting more notice. Gotta make that πŸ’°πŸ’°πŸ’°. 😊 https://t.co/BN96Q9cLuLTop sign I've been in advertising too long is that I thought this was laugh out loud funny πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ https://t.co/2OyuaNHQUuPages you can't shuffle from in Apple Music which you could before iOS 8.4 #uxfail http://t.co/eaBaVJ5d6L@pavanrajam so I need to start playing a song to shuffle? #uxfail@isaach so I need to start playing a song to shuffle? #uxfail@mikearildbrown so I need to start playing a song to shuffle? #uxfailApple decides to one up their πŸ’© SHIFT key design by removing shuffle from music app. How do I downgrade from iOS 8.4?Impressive how bad Apple has made the experience of playing music on your phone to force usage of Apple Music on iOS 8.4.Safari is the new IE. http://t.co/uypY6SNhtt <= Apple has unsurprisingly stopped investing in their browser to focus on apps #historyrepeats@olanrewaju no
6/30
2015
Got some questions via text, FB & Twitter to see if my job was safe. As far as I know my gig at Bing Ads is OK - http://t.co/TME7l2ZNOB
6/29
2015
Difference of 1-2 clicks to complete a task is the difference between your startup being worth billions versus worth $0 #snapchat #instagram"How side projects saved our startup" by http://t.co/DQOycWKxfT - https://t.co/cDejE7A1t9 <= great intro to content marketing for startups@deray indeed. The problem is less police racism and more unaccountability of police in the face of fatalities independent of victim's race
6/28
2015
What happened to KeepSafe once they stopped relying on resumes to hire programmers http://t.co/9P6mEjhzfT <= hope this catches on
6/27
2015
@deray lots of brands with rainbow avatars today. Nice to see @google also stating #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/IZ7FQ57eSjToday and every day, Googlers stand in solidarity with the people of Charleston and against racism. #BlackLivesMatter http://t.co/aAfUDZfUuA
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoGood post by @BenedictEvans on the challenges of app/content discovery. Main weakness is misses boat on advertising http://t.co/3f1HxWidEJ
6/26
2015
@MattRosoff @pmarca I know right. I was surprised as well. But @Microsoft's Word for Mobile is pretty darn good.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoFeeling sad for my friends that are Knicks fans. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ https://t.co/fV1QrSAm7Y@anildash thought of your tweets today while reading this http://t.co/uwsbAbOnSZIPO of IAC's Match Group (Tinder, OKCupid & Match) reminds me of this post on why investors don't fund dating apps - http://t.co/Xx0LtmJWLo@MossyBlog @stevesi @geekwire @toddbishop LOLWonder how many people French cab drivers have convinced to stop using Uber with these tactics? Zero? Nada? Zilch? https://t.co/ZuzR2oXTqJIn the future tech blogs as a business category will be as absurd as the idea that blog search engines & RSS readers were billion $ productsI can understand paid subscriptions to tech insights from @stratechery but why pay for 24/7 Uber/GOOG/FB bashing? https://t.co/sd4GkLBnwx@onovotny malware behavior is preventing users from changing it from defaults set by an app. Setting defaults with user consent not malwareQuite sad that after all the value it created, the only way to monetize Java has been by changing search defaults - http://t.co/AM2sA5vaTH
6/25
2015
The downside with startups being unicorns with $1B+ valuations is that options are no longer an attractive incentive http://t.co/NVwGHOXV5UExample of crafting the narrative is how Dropbox crows about accounts created not active users or enterprise revenue http://t.co/3uAYfdIDXT
6/24
2015
Imagines a parallel world where companies & lawmakers moving fast to limit easy access to guns as they're to confederate flag in this oneAnd Microsoft. https://t.co/7cdtreCsaJ https://t.co/bvVSvxDEb5
6/23
2015
Β« Prev1234567

0