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A b Bilton, Nick. Archived from the original on August 28, 2014. "The Culture of Connectivity". 434 The emphasis on followers and likes as a measure of social capital has urged people to extend their circle to weak and latent ties to promote the idea of popularity for celebrities, politicians, musicians, public figures, and companies alike. Please wait a moment and try again." 265 In a November 2013 wired interview Chris Fry, VP of Engineering at that time, noted that the company had taken the "fail whale" out of production as the platform was now more stable. "Twitter chief hints he may have to divulge users' names". "A Conversation with Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey". Since June 2011, Twitter has used its own domain for automatic shortening of all URLs posted on its site, making other link shorteners unnecessary for staying within Twitter's 140 character limit. 81 2015 and slow growth On February 11, 2015, Twitter announced that it had acquired Niche, an advertising network for social media stars, founded by Rob Fishman and Darren Lachtman.