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Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
Twitter CFO Anthony Noto, in apparent “DM fail”, expresses support for buying unnamed company   —  A Top Twitter Executive Just Had A Massive Direct Message Fail  —  It looks like Twitter's finance chief Anthony Noto thought he was messaging another Twitter executive about buying a company.
Nov 24, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Uber investigating its New York GM Josh Mohrer for tracking journalist's location without consent; internal “God View” tool makes tracking customers easy   —  “God View:” Uber Investigates Its Top New York Executive For Privacy Violations  —  In the wake of a BuzzFeed News story …
Nov 19, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed:
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says exec's remarks on targeting the press “a departure from our values”   —  Uber CEO Condemns “Terrible” Comments  —  “We should lead by inspiring our riders, our drivers, and the public at large,” Travis Kalanick said in an 11-tweet tweetstorm this afternoon.
Nov 18, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Ben Smith / BuzzFeed:
Uber exec, at NYC dinner with CEO present, suggested digging up dirt on critical journalists   —  Uber Executive Suggests Digging Up Dirt On Journalists  —  Senior vice president Emil Michael floated making critics' personal lives fair game.  Michael apologized Monday for the remarks.
Nov 17, 2014, 9:31 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
EXCLUSIVE: NY Attorney General Comes Out Against Rules That Would Limit Uber And Lyft   —  New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the rules as written would “needlessly restrict competition.”  —  Carlo Allegri / Reuters  —  In a letter last Friday to the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission …
Nov 10, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Ryan Broderick / BuzzFeed:
Meet the network of parody Twitter account operators who earn thousands from paid ads   —  Meet The Network Of Guys Making Thousands Of Dollars Tweeting As “Common White Girls”  —  The Twitter illuminati that made “Alex From Target” an overnight sensation can drive millions of clicks with a simple retweet.
Nov 9, 2014, 11:00 AMIn context
BuzzFeed:
NSA's director of SIGINT leaves position after reports of a potential conflict of interest   —  Exclusive: Shakeup At NSA After BuzzFeed News Reports On Potential Conflict Of Interest  —  Top National Security Agency official Teresa Shea is leaving her position after BuzzFeed News reported on her and her husband's financial interests.
Oct 24, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Gimbal's beacons installed on public property in Chicago and LA without public oversight   —  Hidden “Beacons” Were Also Installed In L.A. And Chicago  —  A BuzzFeed News investigation reveals the quiet spread of Gimbal Inc.'s phone-tracking technology in some of America's largest cities.
Oct 23, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed:
Sexist French Uber Promotion Pairs Riders With “Hot Chick” Drivers   —  “Who said women don't know how to drive?” the Uber blog post asks.  The post was deleted after an inquiry from BuzzFeed News.  —  Yesterday, Uber's Lyon office unveiled a new promotion with an app called “Avions de Chasse.”
Oct 21, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Snapchat's first ad is movie trailer for Universal Pictures' Ouija, appears like other Stories   —  This Is What Snapchat's First Ad Looks Like  —  It's a trailer for the movie Ouija.  —  Snapchat made good on its plans to roll out its first ads this weekend, with one ad spotted …
Oct 18, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context

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