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Reddit Responds After Russian Ban for Substance Use Discussion

Reddit Responds After Russian Ban for Substance Use Discussion

Several pages of the site Reddit have been banned. After discussions on cultivating hallucinogenic mushrooms....

Aug 14 2015, 8:52am CDT

Sites with the Most Social Shares in May

Sites with the Most Social Shares in May

Buzzsumo analyzed over 10 million articles published by the most popular sites on the web during May, to find those with the hi...

Jun 8 2015, 9:14am CDT

Vox Media buys Walt Mossberg's Recode

Vox Media buys Walt Mossberg's Recode

Re/code will continue to operate under the same name and leadership. However, the site's product reviewers are joining The...

May 27 2015, 12:50am CDT

Reddit is Now Cracking Down on Harassment

Reddit Curbs Harassment

The company is now cracking down on abusive behavior and it will go extreme lengths to stop harassment on Reddit....

May 15 2015, 7:57am CDT

Reddit CEO leaves and Alexis Ohanian is Back

Reddit CEO leaves and Alexis Ohanian is Back

Popular social sharing site Reddit is undergoes a management shuffle....

Nov 13 2014, 2:57pm CST

The Newsroom: Recap of Last Season Premiere

The Newsroom returns for One Last Time

The Newsroom recap is going to occur with Jeff Daniels and his underlings in tow....

Nov 10 2014, 6:03am CST

SnapSaved Confirms that The Snappening File is from their Server

SnapSaved Confirms that The Snappening File is from their Server

The Snappening is still drawing huge interest despite turning out to be nothing. The operators of SnapSaved have issued now a s...

Oct 14 2014, 4:54am CDT

The Snappening is Still not Happening

The Snappening is Still not Happening

The Snappening is still drawing huge interest despite turning out to be nothing....

Oct 14 2014, 2:20am CDT

AnandTech founder retires, Heads to Apple for new job

AnandTech founder retires, Heads to Apple for new job

Announcing his retirement on AnandTech, a website he started in 1997, Shimpi said that the transition has nothing to do with he...

Sep 1 2014, 2:01am CDT

Inside Forbes: The Role of Pay and Traffic in Our Search for a New Media Equation

Inside Forbes: The Role of Pay and Traffic in Our Search for a New Media Equation

Full disclosure: I’ve used this headline before. Actually, only the second half of it. Both times I was riffing off the ti...

Apr 1 2014, 8:11am CDT

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

The Bitcoin community has been angrily pressing for details on what the Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has described as a massive hac...

Mar 9 2014, 3:51pm CDT

The Secret To Yahoo's Latest News App: One Teenager's Old School Approach

News has traditionally been told by a voice of authority, hence why so many people instinctively believed Thursday’s Newsw...

Mar 7 2014, 6:21pm CST

Flipboard plus Zite: Flipboard acquires Zite news app from CNN

Flipboard plus Zite: Flipboard acquires Zite news app from CNN

CNN-owned Zite news app has been acquired by Flipboard....

Mar 5 2014, 10:28pm CST

Alec Baldwin has Two Requests

Alec Baldwin has Two Requests

Alec Baldwin finds himself in a PR debacle these days after an outburst against a paparazzi. He just posted a blog on Huffingto...

Nov 16 2013, 3:04pm CST

Digg Reader iOS App is Available Now

Digg Reader iOS App is Available Now

After the demise of the Google Reader, Digg has filled in the void. It has brought its Reader RSS Service. Dig Reader is now av...

Jun 27 2013, 7:20am CDT

Digg RSS Reader in Beta Coming Next Week

Digg RSS Reader in Beta Coming Next Week

Digg has built its own RSS Reader as a replacement for the Google Reader which is launching next week. The service will begin o...

Jun 18 2013, 3:18am CDT

Google Introduced Google+ Content Recommendations for Mobile Sites

Google Introduced Google+ Content Recommendations for Mobile Sites

Google has a card up its sleeve and it is willing to play it right. The mobile devices it features its contents on will be unde...

May 13 2013, 11:46am CDT

Watch Joshua Topolsky at Late Night with Jimmy Fallon iPad mini Penis Joke

Watch Joshua Topolsky on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon iPad mini Penis Joke

This is probably the best gadget bit ever on Late Night. The Verge Editor in Chief Joshua Topolsky visits Late Night with Jimmy...

Nov 3 2012, 2:47pm CDT

The new Digg has launched

The new Digg has launched

Digg has just relaunched. In a six week programming stint the new owners of digg.com launched digg v1 today....

Aug 1 2012, 6:54am CDT

Digg gets bought by Betaworks the Company behind bit.ly

Digg gets bought by Betaworks the Company behind bit.ly

The rumored price very low price of $500,000 is likely false. In addition, Betaworks only bought the web site....

Jul 13 2012, 3:39am CDT

TechCrunch rumored to get bought by AOL

TechCrunch rumored to get bought by AOL

TechCrunch is often the source for juicy Rumors. Now they are themselves in the Rumor mill....

Sep 28 2010, 2:53am CDT

3D Halo Reach Demo Excites Gamers, Bungie Backtracks

3D Halo Reach Demo Excites Gamers, Bungie Backtracks

Call off the excitement, there's no 3D Halo...

Aug 20 2010, 6:49am CDT

TechCrunch TV Channel launches

TechCrunch TV Channel launches

Widely read technology blog TechCrunch launches a full blown online TV channel dubbed TechCrunch TV. Mike Arrington built a fu...

Jun 29 2010, 1:30am CDT

Google Unveils Fast Flip Tool

Google Unveils Fast Flip Tool

Google has unveiled a new tool called Fast Flip that is designed to let users get their news fix quicker and easier. The new of...

Sep 15 2009, 6:24am CDT

Reddit adopts Digg Layout, April Fools' Day in full Swing

Reddit adopts Digg Layout, April Fools' Day in full Swing

Wired's social bookmarking site Reddit just changed the layout to look like digg.com. After 4 years the Reddit team decided tha...

Apr 1 2009, 2:56am CDT

Google buys Digg for $200m?

TechCrunch reports that Google is in final negotiations to acquire Digg for around $200 million. Google was apparently in acq...

Jul 23 2008, 12:48am CDT

Social Bookmarker Reddit goes Open Source

Social Bookmarker Reddit goes Open Source

The developers behind reddit are releasing their social bookmarking software into open source. Reddit means with 'open-source...

Jun 18 2008, 6:00pm CDT

Ars Technica now part of Wired

Ars Technica now part of Wired

Publisher Conde Nast who owns Wired Magazine just bought Ars Technica. Arstechnica will become part of Wired Digital. TechCru...

May 16 2008, 11:17pm CDT

MSNBC buys Newsvine

MSNBC buys Newsvine

News site MSNBC has never bought a company before. Today they announced that they have acquired Newsvine - a social news site....

Oct 8 2007, 5:04am CDT

Digg stops deleting HD DVD Encryption Key Posts

Digg stops deleting HD DVD Encryption Key Posts

The users of digg made digg.com change their stance on a cease and desist declaration by the HD-DVD consortium and they stopped...

May 2 2007, 6:00am CDT

MySpace digg-like News Service about to go Live

MySpace digg-like News Service about to go Live

mySpace is supposedly launching a digg like news service as early as today. Under the address news.myspace.com you are asked...

Apr 19 2007, 8:46am CDT

A-List Blogger

A-List Blogger

Turns out that I4U News is an A-List blog according to Technorati and Kineda's little blog popularity widget that ranks URLs en...

Dec 9 2006, 3:00pm CST

Wired Buys Social Bookmarker Reddit

Wired Buys Social Bookmarker Reddit

Social bookmarking site reddit.com got bought by Wired Digital a Conde Nast company. Apparently reddit had grown to 1 million...

Nov 1 2006, 2:00am CST

One Week Video Blog Advertisement on RocketBoom Costs $40,000

The auction for post role ads on the video blog RocketBoom ended at $40,000. As reported a couple of days ago, daily video bl...

Feb 11 2006, 3:05am EST