Berlin investment firm EarlyBird recently raised $100 million in its fourth round. EarlyBird was founded in 1997, and has since invested in more than 70 companies, and is presently focusing on European startups, especially those in Germany. Incidentally, LinkedIn co-founder…
Last week, Twitter announced its new @earlybird account, designed to provide followers with exclusive deals from the comapny’s advertising partners and other businesses. Now, the account is in full swing, as it has tweeted its first deal.
The deal comes from The Walt Disney Studios, and allows followers in the U.S. to get a special deal on tickets to the movie "The Sorcerer’s Apprentice."
Twitter has introduced a new ecommerce feature called @earlybird which offers "special time-bound deals, sneak-peeks, and events."
"We partner with select advertisers and retweet offers that they have crafted only for the Twitter community," the company said.