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Sara Fischer / Axios:
Reddit bans one of its largest Trump supporting subreddits, r/donaldtrump, due to repeated policy violations with regard to the violence at the Capitol   —  Reddit has banned the subreddit group “r/DonaldTrump,” a spokesperson confirmed to Axios.  —  Why it matters: While not an official group …
Jan 8, 2021, 1:10 PMIn context
BuzzFeed News:
The Trump supporters who rioted in the US Capitol on Wednesday had been openly planning online for weeks, including on mainstream and niche social media sites   —  The supporters of President Donald Trump who rioted in the US Capitol building on Wednesday had been openly planning for weeks …
Jan 6, 2021, 10:50 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Voat, a lightly moderated Reddit clone that gained users after the ban of several subreddits about five years ago, says it will shut down on December 25   —  Co-founder says a key investor backed out in March  —  Voat, an “anti-censorship” alternative social network that's been described as the …
Dec 23, 2020, 5:00 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Rubrik, a data management startup last valued at $3.3B in 2019, acquires tech and IP assets from Igneous, which provides unstructured data management services   —  Rubrik, a Palo Alto, Calif-based cloud data management startup valued at more than $3 billion, has acquired technology and IP assets from Igneous …
Dec 17, 2020, 8:25 PMIn context
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:
FTC orders Amazon, ByteDance, Discord, Facebook and WhatsApp, Reddit, Snap, Twitter, and YouTube to share info on how they collect and use their users' data   —  - The Federal Trade Commission is requiring nine tech companies to share information about how they collect and use data from their users, the agency announced Monday.
Dec 14, 2020, 3:24 PMIn context
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Reddit announces it has acquired short-form video app and TikTok rival Dubsmash   —  Reddit is where passionate communities come together for authentic exchanges about the topics that matter to them.  Video is increasingly core to how people want to connect, and as we continue to grow our community …
Dec 13, 2020, 9:52 PMIn context
The Information:
Reddit to Buy TikTok Rival Dubsmash in New Video Push   —  Reddit, the 15-year-old online news aggregator and discussion forum, has agreed to buy lip-syncing video app Dubsmash, one of the few remaining startups to rival TikTok, according to two people with direct knowledge of the deal.
Dec 13, 2020, 9:27 PMIn context
Kaitlyn Tiffany / The Atlantic:
Inside Ovarit, an invite-only Reddit-like site founded by the members of r/GenderCritical, a banned subreddit for “trans-exclusionary radical feminists”   —  Mary Kate Fain, a 27-year-old engineer and writer living in Houston, has always considered herself a feminist.
Dec 10, 2020, 8:00 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Wall Street Journal:
Reddit says it averaged 52M DAUs in October, up 44% YoY, disclosing the metric for the first time; ad revenue hit $100M+ in 2019, on track to rise 70%+ in 2020   —  The disclosure comes as the tech company pursues new advertisers  —  Reddit Inc. said it averaged 52 million daily active users in October …
Dec 1, 2020, 7:35 AMIn context
Hartley Charlton / MacRumors:
Apple Support page says the company is working with Microsoft on adding support for Xbox Series X controller to Apple devices   —  Apple and Microsoft are working on adding support for the Xbox Series X controller to Apple devices, according to an Apple Support page spotted by a Reddit user.
Nov 20, 2020, 10:25 PMIn context

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