Confidential no more, Twitter's formerly secretive operations are open to public scrutiny for the first time. Thursday, the real-time social network for 140 characters filed its S-1 publicly with the Securities and Exchange Commission on its road to raising $1 billion through a public offering.
Lo and behold, the 7-year-old company has disclosed some juicy tidbits that were previously strictly confidential. Sifting though the legalese and boilerplate content, we've uncovered the fascinating finds:
1. Evan Williams owns 12 percent of Twitter: With more than 56.9 million shares, the Twitter co-founder, who now runs startup Medium, owns a … Read more