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Monica Chin / The Verge:
Reddit has disabled its chat room feature, Start Chatting, a day after launch due to “several errors” in rollout and moderators' concerns over lack of control   —  The company says the rollout had several errors  —  Remember how Reddit announced just yesterday that it was introducing built-in subreddit chat rooms?
Apr 30, 2020, 10:55 PMIn context
Karissa Bell / Engadget:
Reddit launches Start Chatting, a new tool that lets users start a chat room with up to seven randomly selected users within a subreddit   —  The “front page of the internet” is bringing back one of the web's oldest features: chat rooms.  Reddit company is introducing a new chat tool …
Apr 29, 2020, 8:30 PMIn context
Masha Borak / Abacus:
A look at PTT, a 25-year-old Reddit-like forum in Taiwan that is gaining attention for its role in warning the country early about COVID-19 on December 31   —  Taiwan's 25-year-old forum PTT helped limit the spread of the coronavirus  —  In the early hours of December 31st, Luo Yi-jun couldn't sleep.
Apr 19, 2020, 5:06 AMIn context
Cristiano Lima / Politico:
Reddit's new transparency hub discloses the identities of its political advertisers since Jan. 2019, how they target users, and amount spent on each campaign   —  Reddit will begin publicly disclosing its political advertisers and how much money they shell out in a new transparency hub …
Apr 13, 2020, 6:15 PMIn context
NBC News:
Subreddit /r/coronavirus has become one of the most authoritative and up-to-date sites on COVID-19, with 1.2M+ members, 1M+ of which signed up in past two weeks   —  The Reddit message board /r/coronavirus has grown to more than 1.2 million members — almost a million of whom signed up in the last two weeks.
Mar 20, 2020, 5:10 AMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Reddit, Twitter, and YouTube say they're working with each other and healthcare agencies to tackle misinfo about COVID-19   —  Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Reddit, Twitter, and YouTube put out joint statement promising to fight COVID-19 fraud and curb misinformation.
Mar 16, 2020, 10:00 PMIn context
Scott Nover / Adweek:
Reddit launches Trending Takeovers, a new ad product that lets brands buy 24 hours of placement on the site's Popular feed and within its search tab   —  Advertisers get prime placement on the Popular feed and search tab  —  Key Insights:  —  The “front page of the internet” is about to get a little more corporate.
Mar 9, 2020, 2:45 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Amazon says it will speed up same-day delivery for Prime members in Philadelphia, Phoenix, Orlando, and Dallas thanks to newly built smaller warehouses   —  Amazon today unveiled its latest initiative to speed up delivery times on millions of items for its growing cadre of Prime members.
Mar 3, 2020, 12:15 PMIn context
Alex Lee / Wired:
A look at the TranscribersOfReddit subreddit where 3,186 volunteers write elaborate transcriptions of memes, videos, and images to make the site more accessible   —  To help Redditors with visual impairments, volunteers are writing elaborate transcriptions of memes and images across the site.
Feb 29, 2020, 11:00 AMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Reddit CEO Steve Huffman says TikTok is “fundamentally parasitic”, “always listening,” and its fingerprinting technology is “truly terrifying”   —  TikTok is one of the hottest social media platforms but the CEO of Reddit had some harsh words for the popular app …
Feb 27, 2020, 8:10 AMIn context

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