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11.07.15
BuzzFeed returns to SXSW lineup following online harassment fiasco
11.07.15

BuzzFeed returns to SXSW lineup following online harassment fiasco

Now that SXSW once again has an online harassment panel, BuzzFeed is rejoining the panel lineup.

By J. Fingas,   11.07.15
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10.27.15
Buzzfeed will skip SXSW unless cancelled gaming panels are reinstated
10.27.15

Buzzfeed will skip SXSW unless cancelled gaming panels are reinstated

Because apparently even discussing how the gaming industry is inherently sexist is enough to spur a bunch of chickenshit trolls into armed rebellion these days. And by "armed rebellion" I mean "continue to make unenforceable threats from behind the safety of their keyboards."

By A. Tarantola,   10.27.15
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09.21.15
BuzzFeed's Apple Watch app is a needy virtual pet
09.21.15

BuzzFeed's Apple Watch app is a needy virtual pet

Did you think BuzzFeed would simply put a news app on your Apple Watch? Nope -- it's actually a Tamagotchi-like pet.

By J. Fingas,   09.21.15
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09.03.15
Your phone knows if you're bored by how much you use it
09.03.15

Your phone knows if you're bored by how much you use it

Researchers at Barcelona's Telefonica Research lab have developed a smartphone-based algorithm tha...

By A. Tarantola,   09.03.15
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08.21.15
Tinder gets a lo-fi makeover in 'Millennial Swipe Simulator 2015'
08.21.15

Tinder gets a lo-fi makeover in 'Millennial Swipe Simulator 2015'

"In the 'game' you have to keep swiping (regardless of direction) to keep your boredom meter from filling lest you die. Seriously."

By T. Seppala,   08.21.15
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08.14.15
Comcast to launch its own YouTube rival called 'Watchable'
08.14.15

Comcast to launch its own YouTube rival called 'Watchable'

The service will curate content from a number of online partnerships, including Vox and Buzzfeed.

By A. Tarantola,   08.14.15
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05.21.15
SFW 'Playboy Now' app is only here for the articles
05.21.15

SFW 'Playboy Now' app is only here for the articles

19 million people visit Playboy.com every month, 80 percent of which reportedly coming via mobile...

By A. Tarantola,   05.21.15
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05.12.15
Facebook 'Instant Articles' plug in content from NYT and Buzzfeed
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05.12.15

Facebook 'Instant Articles' plug in content from NYT and Buzzfeed

Facebook wants to do for news content what it's done with native video, and the first bit of self-...

By T. Seppala,   05.12.15
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04.24.15
BitTorrent reportedly laid off dozens of employees
04.24.15

BitTorrent reportedly laid off dozens of employees

According to Buzzfeed, BitTorrent drastically reduced its US workforce on Thursday. Multiple anony...

By A. Tarantola,   04.24.15
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