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Hillary Reinsberg / BuzzFeed:
One of the most-viewed YouTube channels worldwide is a woman unboxing toys for toddlers   —  YouTube's Biggest Star Is An Unknown Toy-Reviewing Toddler Whisperer  —  Is it possible an unknown, one-woman toy-reviewing YouTuber called “Disney Collector” is making more money than most CEOs?
Jul 22, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context
Sapna Maheshwari / BuzzFeed:
Bloomberg $20K+/year terminals have a classifieds section called POSH   —  There's A Secret Craigslist Just For Rich People  —  The classifieds section of the Bloomberg terminal, which costs more than $20,000 a year, is called POSH.  Aptly named.  —  The Bloomberg terminal …
Jul 16, 2014, 1:05 AMIn context
Joseph Bernstein / BuzzFeed:
How Internet Providers Get Around War Zones   —  Internet disruptions wreak havoc on global economies.  Avoiding them is dangerous, but lucrative.  —  Via dyn.com  —  In January 2008, something sharp — mostly likely an errant ship anchor — sliced into two underwater cables …
Jul 14, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
Dropbox needs to uncover a winning mobile strategy if it's to score big with consumers   —  The Dropbox Conundrum  —  It was supposed to be next high-profile tech IPO, but now it's facing many of the same questions that Facebook faced before going public.  —  Stephen Lam / Reuters
Jun 7, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
Apple Opens Up — And Swiftkey Is Set To Move In   —  Apple's core phone components used to be sacred.  That ended today.  —  Robert Galbraith / Reuters / Reuters  —  Apple is finally handing over the keys to its most sacred parts of the iPhone to developers, and its users can expect popular Android …
Jun 2, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Reggie Ugwu / BuzzFeed:
Amazon Prime to offer music streaming service with songs six months old or older, coming June/July; Sony, Warner on board   —  Exclusive: Amazon Prime To Offer Music Streaming Service — With 6-Month-Old Songs  —  The internet giant has reached deals with major labels for a service to launch this June or July.
May 29, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Jon Passantino / BuzzFeed:
AT&T Buys DirecTV For $67 Billion In Second Major Deal To Reshape TV Industry   —  The deal, announced Sunday night after roughly a month of negotiations, follows Comcast's impending acquisition of Time Warner Cable for $45.2 billion.  Both deals will face intense regulatory scrutiny.  —  AP
May 18, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
AT&T Set To Announce DirecTV Acquisition Sunday   —  “The deal is done.”  —  AT&T is on track to announce its acquisition of the satellite company DirectTV this Sunday, before markets open Monday and sooner than many observers anticipated, a source familiar with DirecTV's plans told BuzzFeed.
May 17, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Myles Tanzer / BuzzFeed:
Internal NYT report on digital publishing: weak support systems, neglect of social promotion, editors “unfamiliar with the web”, more   —  Exclusive: New York Times Internal Report Painted Dire Digital Picture  —  “Our journalism advantage is shrinking,” a committee led by the publisher's son warned.
May 15, 2014, 5:45 PMIn context
Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed:
Research study classifies the many reasons for why people favorite tweets   —  Why We Favorite Tweets, According To Science  —  An ‘ official ’ taxonomy of faving behaviors.  —  Sometime around 2013, Twitter-obsessives became fixated on favoriting.  It started with the evolution of Twitter's platform …
May 14, 2014, 6:10 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
5 mind-bending facts about quantum computing  —  In GIF form, five of the most mind-bending things scientists have learned about life on an atomic and sub-atomic level.
Freshdesk:
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VMware:
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Pure Storage:
2014: Pure, EMC, HP, and Violin all Up Their Games  —  The past few months have seen bold announcements from EMC, HP, Violin, and of course Pure Storage, the net result of which is that the market has changed and moved forward appreciably.