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Andreessen Horowitz invests $50M in BuzzFeed

The viral content site plans to expand its international and video reach. Chris Dixon, general partner at the Silicon Valley venture capital firm, joins as part of the deal.

By August 10, 2014

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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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Jason Calacanis aims to clean up mobile news with Inside.com

The serial entrepreneur thinks sites like BuzzFeed and Business Insider are polluting smartphones, and he wants to curate only the "best" journalism in a new app.

By January 27, 2014

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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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Your favorite 'Game of Thrones' characters could die soon

Sorry, but George R.R. Martin reveals that you really shouldn't take the safety of any of your favorite characters for granted.

By August 21, 2014

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iHeartRadio hearts video too, premiering NBC pilot

The streaming-music service turns video platform too, in a small way, hosting the first episode of NBC comedy series "A to Z" nearly two months before it's set to air.

By August 13, 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