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Kaitlyn Tiffany / The Atlantic:
A moderator for r/relationships, a subreddit with 2.6M members, talks about the rigid moderation policies that have kept the subreddit from devolving into chaos   —  “I cheated on my ex during our relationship and she found out shortly after we broke up," a Reddit user posting …
Oct 25, 2019, 11:25 AMIn context
Bijan Stephen / The Verge:
Imgur says it will no longer support communities associated with NSFW Reddit subreddits because they've put Imgur's “user growth, mission, and business at risk”   —  No existing images will be deleted, however  —  In a blog post published earlier this week …
Oct 18, 2019, 1:30 PMIn context
Kirsten Korosec / TechCrunch:
Waymo sends members of its early rider program an email saying they could be matched with a fully driverless car soon, and if so, the Waymo app will notify them   —  Waymo, the autonomous vehicle business under Alphabet, sent an email to customers of its ride-hailing app that their next trip might …
Oct 9, 2019, 10:45 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit revises its policies to broaden the definition of threats, harassment, and bullying and now lets anyone report violations of its rules, not just victims   —  Reddit has revised its policies to make cracking down on abuse easier.  An administrator posted the new rules earlier today …
Sep 30, 2019, 4:15 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Seattle-based Swiftly, which develops tech offerings for supermarkets to help compete with Amazon and Walmart, raises $15.6M seed round   —  Swiftly raised a $15.6 million seed round to help grocery stores and other retailers up their technology offerings to keep up with Amazon and Walmart.
Sep 12, 2019, 12:45 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Microsoft acquires Seattle-based cloud migration company Movere for an undisclosed amount; Movere is Microsoft's third Azure-related acquisition since July   —  Microsoft didn't have to go far for its latest acquisition.  The Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant today announced that it acquired Movere …
Sep 5, 2019, 12:30 AMIn context
Gregory Barber / Wired:
Profile of Lambda School, an online coding program that is free in exchange for a share of post-graduation income, has 2,700 students, and is growing 10%/month   —  Early this summer, the tech entrepreneur Austen Allred was on Reddit, as he often is, when he noticed something suspicious.
Sep 2, 2019, 9:05 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Ally, which makes goal-planning and execution management software for enterprises, raises $8M Series A led by Accel, bringing total raised to $11M   —  A Seattle startup has raised $8 million to fuel its quest to help companies stay on track and hit their goals in an era of rapid change for businesses, markets and industries.
Aug 25, 2019, 3:55 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft, Google, Alibaba, Baidu, IBM, ARM, Intel, Red Hat, and others form the Confidential Computing Consortium to promote better data security practices   —  A number of big-name tech companies — including Microsoft, Google, Alibaba, Red Hat, IBM, and Intel — are joining forces …
Aug 21, 2019, 3:50 PMIn context
Arielle Pardes / Wired:
Reddit to test live video streaming for users, from 9am to 5pm through the end of this week, to be entirely moderated by Reddit employees   —  ON FRIDAY, A series of cryptic posts began to appear on r/pan, a Reddit community that seemed to materialize out of nowhere.
Aug 19, 2019, 1:40 PMIn context

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