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João Carrasqueira / Neowin:
Microsoft says it is working on a fix after a problem with its activation server causes some Windows 10 Pro PCs to deactivate their licenses   —  Some Windows 10 users are having problems with their Pro licenses today, as users on the company's Community Forums and Reddit are reporting …
Nov 8, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Joe Rossignol / MacRumors:
Spotify makes an early version of its Apple Watch app available to a limited number of users via Apple's TestFlight beta testing program   —  Spotify is officially coming to Apple Watch, as the streaming music service today delighted users with an early beta version of the watchOS app through TestFlight.
Nov 2, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Julia Alexander / The Verge:
Patreon partners with Reddit to promote creators' Patreon accounts by making them more visible, adding special flair tags for supporters, and more   —  New widgets and flairs coming to Reddit  —  Patreon, a crowdfunding membership platform for creators, announced today that it's partnering …
Oct 23, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Jake Swearingen / New York Magazine:
Joshua Schachter on inventing tags for bookmarks, selling Del.icio.us to Yahoo in 2005, and Yahoo's mismanagement of the service before its 2017 shutdown   —  As told to , Jake Swearingen @JakeSwearingen  —  Joshua Schachter's groundbreaking social-bookmarking site Del.icio.us, founded in 2003 …
Oct 20, 2018, 9:20 PMIn context
Kevin Roose / New York Times:
Twitter bans ~1,500 accounts, source says for spreading misleading election-related content; the “NPC” accounts were 4chan and Reddit users posing as activists   —  Twitter has barred hundreds of right-wing users for posing as soulless, “nonplayable” liberal activists.
Oct 16, 2018, 5:30 PMIn context
Noah Kulwin / New York Magazine:
Ex-Reddit product head Dan McComas talks about how site's focus on growth at all costs hurt the health of the community and why Reddit won't be able to change   —  Reddit started a couple of years after Facebook, and it's super giant, and the kind of thing that you were present for was the challenge …
Oct 14, 2018, 12:20 AMIn context
Brian Merchant / The Atlantic:
Around a dozen programmers share anecdotes about automating at least part of their IT jobs and why they are afraid of sharing automation code with employers   —  In 2016, an anonymous confession appeared on Reddit: “From around six years ago up until now, I have done nothing at work.”
Oct 3, 2018, 6:05 AMIn context
Sahil Patel / Digiday:
A year after introducing a native video player, Reddit says the player has surpassed 1B views per month, with it serving over 50% of all video views   —  The first billion is the hardest.  A year after introducing a native video player and giving its users the ability to record and post …
Oct 2, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Lori Grunin / CNET:
Reddit adds an appeals process for moderators of quarantined subreddits, whose content has been deemed offensive and is available only after users opt-in   —  It's been a few years since Reddit instituted its Quarantine policy, which added an opt-in click to view subreddits deemed offensive.
Sep 28, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Ryan Broderick / BuzzFeed:
Right-wing sites funded by Russia's Internet Research Agency were used to target /r/The_Donald subreddit where the sites' stories were shared thousands of times   —  A handful of articles from websites with connections to Russia's infamous troll factory have been shared thousands of times on /r/The_Donald.
Sep 24, 2018, 2:30 PMIn context

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