All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Obvious’

Twitter Co-Founder Evan Williams Launches Obvious Ventures

Evan Williams, co-founder of Twitter and Blogger, is back with his third version of Obvious, the previous versions of which spawned Twitter, Medium, and Twitter co-founder Biz Stone’s Jelly and Super. This one is called Obvious Ventures, and running the show with Williams are investors James Joaquin and Vishal Vasishth. The firm is what it sounds like – a venture …

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Biz Stone Working on Mobile Startup Called ‘Jelly’ [REPORT]

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone is working on another startup. According to Kara Swisher at All Things D, Stone’s new project is called “Jelly,” which her source called a “native mobile” effort. That’s pretty vague, and the only other tidbit provided was that the product will likely “be aimed and smartphones and tablets.” Apparently, Stone has already hired four or five …

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Obvious (Twitter Co-founders) Announce Lift

Obvious, the company that Evan Williams and Biz Stone left Twitter to work on has announced its first official partnership called Lift. Earlier this month, Stone posted an update on what the company is doing at the company, which originally incubated Twitter itself. At the time, he said they had signed up their first “Obvious Entrepreneur”. Now, Stone writes,”It’s important …

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Biz Stone: Here’s What’s Going On With Obvious

In late June, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone announced that he was stepping back from Twitter to join colleague and fellow Twitter co-founder Evan Williams at Obvious. They’ve been pretty quiet on just what they’re doing over at Obvious, but a message on the site read: The Obvious Corporation makes systems that help people work together to improve the world. The …

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Twitter Co-founders Reunite to Make Obvious Dreams Come True

A few months ago, Twitter co-founder and former CEO Evan Williams announced that he was leaving Twitter. This came just after it was revealed that co-founder Jack Dorsey was returning to lead product, and six months after Williams handed the CEO reins to Dick Costolo. Now, Biz Stone, the other co-founder, has announced that he too is stepping back (not …

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