Twitter continued the streak of social media companies that snapped back to form during the third quarter. It brought in $808 million in ad revenue, up 15% from the period last year. Twitter’s ads business is driven largely by promotions around current events like sports and product launches. During the earnings call Twitter executives noted that the return of professional sports this...
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