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  1. Campaign for officer who shot Michael Brown spurs controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Canadian Content

    ... taking donations in order to launch another page, which accepted donations for Wilson through a charity that Buzzfeed found to be linked to a police union called Lodge 15 of the Fraternal Order of Police. The new page states that all previously ...

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  2. How I Broke Into Tech With A Liberal Arts DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    As an app designer at BuzzFeed, I'm often approached by women hoping to break into technology fields.

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  3. Who Invented the Ice Bucket Challenge?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... out , various outlets have since claimed that Frates invented or inspired the challenge, with the Boston Globe , BuzzFeed , and MLB.com joining ESPN in labeling Frates as the stimulus for the chilly, charitable fad. This origin myth, while ...

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  4. BuzzFeed Writer Puts the Lust in ListicleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | FishBowl

    Matt Ortile , who works in editorial development at BuzzFeed and helps run the company's Filipino-focused Twitter feed , pronounces his last name "or-TEE-lay."

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  5. James Foley video is grim, but we owe it to him to bear witnessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... was put to his throat, with the one-word headline: "SAVAGES." For doing so, the paper was vehemently criticized . Buzzfeed editor Adam Serwer echoed the widespread view that to publicize the gruesome image was to give the terrorists more of the ...

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  6. Execution of US journalist shows changing business of war coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... 1980s, Pew reported. But a new crop of smaller and less resourced news outlets, such as GlobalPost, Vice Media and BuzzFeed, are stepping into the breach and reporting from conflict regions. There has also been an influx of freelance journalists who ...

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  7. Journalist's execution reveals changing business of war coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... the Pew reported. But a new crop of smaller and less resourced news outlets, such as the GlobalPost, Vice Media and BuzzFeed, are stepping into the breach and reporting from conflict regions. There has also been an influx of freelance journalists ...

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  8. Morning MirrorRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... to his wife, Maureen . "Every time I look at Twitter there's an occasion to ask 'what did Don Lemon say now?'" - BuzzFeed reporter Tracy Clayton , a.k.a. Brokey McPoverty. "Just learned that @repweiner defended me on NY1 for asking @MMViverito if ...

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  9. New browser extension warns you when articles are paid for by advertisersRead the original story

    Thursday | ITworld

    ... of his epic rants on the HBO show Last Week Tonight. Webster's aim isn't necessarily to keep you away from that fun BuzzFeed article about 14 modern keepsakes to give to your future children . Instead, he's trying to inject more transparency about ...

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  10. There's no 'right' kind of bikini bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... websites, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the recently hyped 'fatkini' craze is new. With glowing reports in Buzzfeed , the New York Post and even the UK's Mirror , mainstream press is finally catching up to the social media movement which sees ...

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  11. Should Twitter Have Taken Down the James Foley Video?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Yorker

    ... "policy team" that reviews flagged content and decides whether or not a video should be taken down. (Buzzfeed has reported that the team is mostly made up of young, inexperienced contractors.) Context matters: footage that serves a news or ...

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  12. The troubling world of Koko the gorilla and the decline of ape language researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | National Post

    ... hailed the relationship as a triumph over "interspecies boundaries," and the story was covered in outlets from BuzzFeed to the New York Post to Slate. The story is a prime example of selective interpretation, a critique that has plagued ape language ...

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  13. How Does BuzzFeed Make Money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Motley Fool

    I'd never given much thought to how BuzzFeed, Internet purveyor of baby name quizzes and cat memes, kept its lights on until the announcement of its latest venture capital deal.

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  14. Ad Staffers Are Going Back To School To Learn Digital SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... to offer the same kinds of services that have long been agencies' bread and butter. For example, a big chunk of Buzzfeed's revenue comes from creating content much as an ad agency does for marketers. Marketers are increasingly demanding more content ...

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  15. CMO Today: TV Networks Battle With Their Affiliate StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... . The Chrome- and Firefox-enabled service appends a large red banner above sponsored articles on publications from BuzzFeed to, yes, The Wall Street Journal. The idea, said creator and Google product engineer Ian Webster, is to provide more ...

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  16. What Do Talking Apes Really Tell Us?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Slate Magazine

    ... hailed the relationship as a triumph over "interspecies boundaries," and the story was covered in outlets from BuzzFeed to the New York Post to Slate . The story is a prime example of selective interpretation, a critique that has plagued ape ...

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  17. Repeat after me: Zakaria, plagiarism and magnanimityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... his employers that a previous plagiarism scandal was only an isolated incident." This is the same duo who accused Buzzfeed's Benny Johnson of multiple instances of copying material verbatim from various online sources. Mr. Johnson was subsequently ...

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  18. Washington Redskins and the rename gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    ... in America is a Native American. Dueling surveys disagree on whether Redskins consider "Redskins" a slur. While a BuzzFeed article reported that a Cal State survey said "67% Of Native Americans Find Redskins Name Offensive" one respondent wrote, ...

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  19. The Buzz About BuzzFeed: Some ReflectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    New York-based BuzzFeed is a content discovery platform that integrates content-driven publishing technology with social media tools.

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  20. Holy Hookups * Bucket Backlash * Foleya s prayers: Wednesdaya s RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Religion News Service

    ... kindasortalittlebitmaybe. And because at least we can all agree on laughter, I give you the latest click-bait from Buzzfeed - Ice Bucket Challenge Epic Fails . Just write a check. Those were the words of one Yazidi man rescued from Mount Sinjar as ...

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