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Jon Stewart launches $10 billion 'Kickstarter' to buy CNN

"The Daily Show" host creates LetsBuyCNN.com, a mock Kickstarter site that seeks to buy one of Time Warner's jewels.

By July 23, 2014

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'Asteroid to hit Earth' story goes up on CNN, people believe it

A user posts a fake news piece to CNN's iReport news hub. It stays live for 22 hours before someone realizes it must surely not be true.

By May 27, 2014

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CNN's Jeff Zucker trades analog dollars for digital quarters

"The truth is digital and people consuming news and information from all of our digital assets, that's the most important thing for us," the CNN president said.

By July 23, 2013

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Flipboard buys Zite from CNN to quash a rival

Zite will fade away as a standalone app, as Flipboard folds the rival's recommendation tech into its own news reader.

By March 5, 2014

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CNN, Twitter release tool to help journalists find news faster

The new tool, built in conjunction with the social analytics company Dataminr, aims to discover breaking news soon after it happens.

By January 29, 2014

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CNN honcho: Second screen? That's no way to watch TV

Second screens like tablets are a "hacked attempt" to bring social or community interaction to TV, says CNN.com's general manager. And today's set-top boxes? Very primitive.

By December 12, 2013

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McAfee nabbed? His blog says maybe, following CNN interview

Not long after a secretive CNN interview with fugitive software pioneer John McAfee, McAfee's own blog posts an item saying he may have been captured. True? Or another twist in an already odd tale?

By December 1, 2012

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CNN turns to Zite for its real-time zeitgeist

Using tech from the service it bought last year, CNN will give readers a list of the current ten most-talked about stories, along with a variety of outside content on each subject.

By October 18, 2012

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Facebook, CNN election insights show lots of Romney chatter

The project, which aims to provide presidential horse-race insights via Facebook postings about the candidates, launches today.

By August 27, 2012

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Facebook and CNN launch the 'I'm Voting' app

The social network and news source debut their social app, which lets users display political preferences on their Facebook timelines, news feeds, and real-time tickers.

By August 22, 2012