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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 Jul. 8, 2008

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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 Sep. 13, 2013

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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 Aug. 13, 2013

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The .GIFYs recognize incredible time-wasting GIFs

The first-ever awards for animated GIFs are live and accepting votes on the most memorable GIFs featuring cats, celebrities, cats, sports stars, cats, goofy dancing, and cats, just for starters.

By Jan. 24, 2014

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Reporter who broke Snowden story is leaving The Guardian

Journalist Glenn Greenwald, who wrote the initial stories based on top secret NSA documents provided by former agency contractor Edward Snowden, is moving on to a "once-in-a-career journalistic opportunity."

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Twittering teen arrested after 'joke' terror threat to American Airlines

A teen tweets at American Airlines that she's from Afghanistan, a member of al-Qaeda, and is "gonna do something really big." The airline responds forcefully. The teen is frightened, then arrested.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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It's a muttsterpiece! Dog and his human pal reenact movies

A man reenacts romantic scenes from "Spider-Man," "Ghost," "The Hunger Games," "The Graduate," and other films with his boss' dog.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Turns out Snapchat, Poke videos don't actually disappear

Videos sent through Snapchat or Facebook's Poke app are supposed to vanish after several seconds -- yet they're still viewable if someone knows where to look.

By Dec. 28, 2012

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Yahoo's streaming video service lets users follow channels

The company announces some small updates to Yahoo Screen, but the changes point to what Yahoo says it has recently been emphasizing: personalization.

By Dec. 16, 2013