Biz Stone And Ev Williams Talk About Founding Twitter

Here’s Twitter cofounders Biz Stone and Ev Williams at the All Things D conference explaining how Twitter was their second idea for a startup after the first one they tried after quitting Google failed.

The other interesting part of the interview comes when Walt Mossberg drops a telling stat: 51% of people with Twitter accounts don’t use it once a month. Twitter CEO Ev Williams says the number raises a question the startup knows it has to answer: How does Twitter go from a thing everyone’s heard of to a thing everyone uses everday?



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