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Reddit's Community: Can't Win With 'Em, Can't Win Without 'Em

You know the story from beginning to end: A regular old website earns popularity, gains top users who are almost celebrities, and then the site  820 more words

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Reddit is at war with itself: Is it a community or a business?

For those unfamiliar with Reddit, the recent controversy that shut down dozens of popular forums on the site probably seemed like much ado about nothing: A well-liked staffer who handled Reddit’s “Ask Me Anything” interviews was let go, … 964 more words

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Reddit's Ellen Pao and Alexis Ohanian Explain Site Shut Down

Reddit moderators shut down hundreds of the online message board’s most popular sections on Friday. The outages were part of an apparent protest by users… 679 more words

Alexis Ohanian: How 'revenge porn' and a nude celebrity leak changed Reddit

By the time the dust settled on the 2014 celebrity scandal known as “The Fappening,” more than 500 nude and partially nude photos allegedly of celebrities had made it into the public domain — largely because of a photo dump on Reddit. 341 more words

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Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Announces Reddit Video At Disrupt NY

Reddit has been at the forefront of connecting users with interesting content for years now, but to date most of its efforts have been around just making it easier for its community to share things they’ve found elsewhere. 439 more words

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Have you Ever Heard of Reddit?

Reddit” is a privately owned social networking corporation that also specializes in providing entertainment and news. The thing that makes Reddit different than other sites is that they allow for users to post and vote on content. 239 more words

Google Ventures-Backed Bitcoin Exchange Buttercoin Is Shutting Down

Buttercoin, a bitcoin exchange startup backed by Y Combinator and Google Ventures, is closing its doors this month after failing to raise new investment. 337 more words

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