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Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit, Pornhub, Tumblr, Etsy, and others support Red Alert for Net Neutrality project as Sen. Ed Markey attempts to force a vote on reinstating the rules   —  Reddit, Pornhub, Tumblr, and other companies are supporting an upcoming net neutrality vote with a new publicity campaign.
May 9, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Nicole Nguyen / BuzzFeed:
Despite Amazon's efforts, paid reviewers who organize via Reddit, Slack, Discord, and Facebook are still flooding the site with fake reviews   —  One morning in late January, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture …
May 8, 2018, 11:15 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Lucidworks, which uses big data and AI to build search infrastructure for businesses, raises $50M growth round and lists Reddit, Uber, and FT among its clients   —  Lucidworks, a company that meshes big data with artificial intelligence (AI) to help companies build smart search-based applications …
May 3, 2018, 2:55 PMIn context
Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal:
Former Time Inc. COO Jen Wong joins Reddit as COO, will focus on business strategy, revenue growth, and user growth   —  Wong departed Time Inc. after it was acquired by Meredith Corp. in January  —  Digital media veteran Jen Wong has been named Reddit's chief operating officer effective immediately, the company said Thursday.
Apr 19, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Simon Kemp / The Next Web:
Reddit and Hootsuite data says the platform has 330M MAUs in April, up 30% in the last six months from 250M in November 2017, on par with Twitter   —  The number of people using Reddit has surged in the past few months, and the platform now reports as many active users as Twitter.  —  A rapid growth spurt
Apr 19, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Reddit CEO Steve Huffman says open racism, including use of slurs, isn't against Reddit's rules and that communities can set their own standards around language   —  Reddit's Steve Huffman clarifies his more radical approach to free speech on the internet  —  Reddit CEO Steve Huffman …
Apr 11, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Steven Musil / CNET:
Reddit lists the 944 accounts suspected of Russian IRA origin that it removed: 662 had zero karma, 13 had “significant” karma, none placed election-related ads   —  News discussion site says in banned 944 accounts suspected of links to Russian propaganda efforts across social media.
Apr 10, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context
Nicholas Diakopoulos / Columbia Journalism Review:
The age of trends is over, as social signals like retweets and likes are too easily manipulated by bots, and journalists must learn to identify bots' influence   —  Bots are everywhere.  A report by The New York Times recently outed about 3.5 million of them on Twitter.
Apr 4, 2018, 1:50 PMIn context
Arielle Pardes / Wired:
Reddit begins months-long roll out of its site redesign, with ~1% of users seeing it today, will allow users to switch back to old site layout for now   —  Goodbye, dystopian Craigslist.  There's a new Reddit, and it's all grown up.  —  ON A RAINY day in San Francisco …
Apr 2, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context
Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Amazon Game Studios cancels Breakaway, announced in 2016 as a Twitch-ready fantasy sports game, after putting its development on hiatus in October   —  The Twitch-ready, competitive brawler is no longer in development  —  Amazon's in-house game studio has put an end to development on Breakaway …
Apr 2, 2018, 2:17 PMIn context

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