After a public outcry over erasing normal blogs along with cheap adult blogs on Tumblr, Chief David Karp explained the censorship rules and regulations to the Internet audience. Apparently, the NSFW policy makes access to these skanky sites even more difficult than before. Sifting the wheat from the chaff will take some time.
Jul 20 2013, 7:47am CDT
It is the uncouth phrase of mid-level managers and meddling consultants: “Let’s pick the low-hanging fruit.” OK, sure, whatever you say boss.
But unless you live on a orchard, your encounters with real low-hanging fruit don’t actually come too often. Low-hanging fruit seem to be everywhere, and really nowhere at all.
Should you use a metaphorical phrase without fully considering the literal specimens themselves or understanding the depths of ...
Full article at: Miller-McCune
Jul 11 2014, 12:11pm CDT
Source: The Business Insider
Good morning! We have scattered thunderstorms coming here in New York. Hopefully it's nicer where you are. Let's look at the news: 1. Google acquired Songza, a music streaming company that does curated playlists. Google reportedly paid $39 million for the company. 2. Yahoo's Tumblr lost a key executive. Derek Gottfrid, who was sort of like a Sheryl Sandberg for Tumblr is out of the company. In a memo from CEO David Kar ...
Full article at: The Business Insider
Jul 2 2014, 5:41am CDT
Source: Politics - The Huffington Post
President Obama and Tumblr founder David Karp recently chatted about education in America at the White House. In this interview, Obama said: "A college education is the surest path into the middle class." But what you didn't learn from Obama's talk is that while 84 percent of 17- and 18-year-old foster youth report wanting to go to college, less than 3 percent actually go because most don't graduate from high school. Due to their lack of education an ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post
Jul 1 2014, 5:09pm CDT
Source: CBS Philly
By Melony Roy
President Obama to hold live Q&A on Tumblr
Barack Obama (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
On Tuesday President Obama will hold a live Q&A on Tumblr.
The chat will be centered around education, college access and reducing student loan debt.
It will be hosted by Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp for a livestream on the White House blog. Questions can be submitted before the chat on a page set up on Tumblr.
The CIA get social
Full article at: CBS Philly
Jun 9 2014, 11:42am CDT
In a bid to look "cool" and to solve the problem of having an aging demographic, Yahoo sets its sights on Tumblr. With an approval from the Yahoo board, everything seems to be ready.
May 19 2013, 10:43pm CDT