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Siraj Datoo / BuzzFeed:
Twitter To Suspend Accounts Of Anyone Tweeting Graphic Images Of Journalist's Alleged Execution   —  A video emerged last night appearing to show photojournalist James Foley being beheaded by a member of ISIS.  —  Twitter CEO Dick Costolo announced in a tweet on Wednesday morning that any users …
Aug 20, 2014, 9:25 AMIn context
Sapna Maheshwari / BuzzFeed:
Hukkster's closure could have been prevented with a deal between Winklevoss and debtholders   —  Exclusive: A Standoff Between The Winklevoss Twins And Debtholders Killed Hukkster  —  Hukkster, the discount-tracking app backed by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, was dying but managed to find a savior in Marc Lore's Jet.com.
Aug 13, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
King stock drops 20% as revenue misses expectations, daily users fall 3% from previous quarter   —  Wall Street Is Not Happy With The Makers Of Candy Crush Saga  —  King.com's daily active user count actually fell compared to the last quarter, and the company is now more in need of a hit than ever.
Aug 12, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
How Twitch co-founder and CEO Emmett Shear built a video game streaming site worth $1B   —  How A Site That Streams People Playing Video Games Became A Billion Dollar Business  —  Twitch CEO Emmett Shear wasn't born a leader, he became one almost by accident.  And he now runs one of the most valuable video properties on the web.
Aug 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
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

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