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Latest update : 2013-09-13

Twitter tweets its plan to go public

Social messaging network Twitter has confirmed that it plans to go public. News of the planned stock market listing came, of course, in a tweet. It's set to be the biggest technology flotation since Facebook last year. We also have good news for fans of wizards, with a partnership between Warner Brothers and the creator of Harry Potter, J K Rowling.

By Matthew WARREN

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2014-04-24 iPhone

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2014-04-22 unions

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2014-04-17 technology

Investors take fright over Google results

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