Twitter’s expending spree continued with its acqui-employ Wednesday of the team from complete-company artistic structure company Ueno.
Twitter chief style officer Dantley Davis explained in a tweet, “@iamharaldur (founder and CEO Haraldur Thorleifsson) and his hugely knowledgeable and progressive staff of designers, strategists and producers will be a part of our style and exploration workforce, exactly where they’ll assist accelerate the excellent and execution of Twitter’s merchandise ordeals. As an existing client of Ueno’s, we have found firsthand how revolutionary and impactful they’ve been to our groups, so we’re seeking forward to bringing them on and continuing our function jointly.”
The social network’s design and investigate groups and the company earlier labored alongside one another to assistance support and form product or service visions, and Twitter explained the Ueno staff will be a part of those people two Twitter teams to support accelerate the high quality and execution of its design and products activities.
Ueno will wind down its company and finish out current jobs for other purchasers in the coming weeks.
A Twitter spokesperson reported, “We’re continuing to bring in expertise that will complement our groups and support speed up our operate to broaden the spectrums of conversations persons can have on Twitter.”
On that note, the Ueno acqui-use follows Twitter’s acquisition of podcast listening application Breaker previously this 7 days and final December’s acquisition of Squad, an application that enables consumers to share textual content, video and their screens.
Thorleifsson founded Ueno in his dwelling room in Reykjavik, Iceland, in 2014, and he has won numerous Webby Awards and designer of the calendar year awards.