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Trend-tracking site BuzzFeed gets $3.5 million in funding

BuzzFeed doesn't want to be another Digg clone. Start-up wants to use algorithm, editors, and click tracking to spot emerging trends.

By July 8, 2008

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Apple's Beats buy the result of executive ignorance -- report

Despite last year's launch of iTunes Radio, Apple is still behind the curve on streaming music and bought Beats partly for its streaming service, according to Buzzfeed's sources.

By June 6, 2014

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You won't believe what The Onion is launching

Viral, click-baiting headlines are about to get The Onion treatment with ClickHole, an Upworthy-inspired satire site.

By May 5, 2014

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Finally, a 'Game of Thrones' wedding where nobody dies

Dressed as Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen, this couple celebrates an epic "Game of Thrones"-themed wedding. And not a single drop of blood was shed.

By July 2, 2014

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AT&T set to announce DirecTV buyout?

"The deal is done" and will be announced Sunday, says a report. The purported buy is thought to carry a $50B price tag.

By May 17, 2014

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Twitter bug makes users fear invasion of push notification ads

Flying too far from its perch, a promotional tweet makes it way uninvited to smartphone screens, likely because of a bug.

By September 13, 2013

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Browser plugin lets you say goodbye to hyperbolic headlines

Chrome plugin Downworthy is tackling clickbait headlines by reworking the hyperbolic language into something a little more believable.

By January 27, 2014

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Amazon to launch streaming-music service for Prime?

Quickly after Apple's deal to buy a music-streaming service, a report says Amazon will launch a similar offering but one lacking new releases.

By May 29, 2014

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Zynga COO David Ko said to be resigning in exec shake-up

New CEO Don Mattrick is said to be holding an all-hands meeting Tuesday to address the executive shuffle and his vision for the company.

By August 13, 2013

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Fab.com to cut a third of its staff in latest round of layoffs

The e-commerce design site plans to cut 80 to 90 employees from its New York operations this week.

By May 21, 2014