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Reddit Will Automatically Include Affiliate Links, but No Disclosure Plan

In an effort to achieve a larger degree of monetization, Reddit has announced it will be rolling out a system to automatically rewrite links to include an affiliate URL. Under…

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Reddit Introduces Account Suspensions Feature To Replace Shadowbans

Reddit has introduced an “Account Suspension” feature that will replace Shadowbanning for non-spammers, though previously shadowbanned accounts are not going to be automatically unbanned.  A post on July 28, 2015 by…

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The Troubling Power of the Internet Moderator

The Internet is a great place because it gives people the opportunity to engage in their passions, whether their passions are video games or taxidermy, cards or cartography. Often the embodiment of…

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The Reddit Problem and the Judgmental Safe Space

I’m going to get a little personal with you guys for a second, so bear with me. The last couple months I’ve been going through a hard time, for a…

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Applying the SPJ Code of Ethics to the New York Times

I’m no journalist. People who have read my articles may have seen me say that line over and over again, but it’s true; I’m not a journalist who’s been trained…

Food, animals, music. Just about anything you might want to find, you can find on Reddit.

On Reddit Populism IS Sexism, All of a Sudden

A Moment of Fantasy Authoritarian oligarch and Imperious Leader of Reddit, Ellen Pao, was given the heave-ho this week in a “mutual decision” to be replaced by someone who knows…

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Gawker Doesn’t Understand Leadership

Chairman Pao is gone. Ellen Pao is no longer in charge of Reddit. One of Gawker’s writers believes it is because of a “misogynistic tantrum.” I believe the author of…

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Apocalypse Pao: Does Anything Really Change?

If you’ve been anywhere on the Internet in the past day or two, you’ll almost certainly have heard about Ellen Pao, the now-former Interim CEO of Reddit who stepped down…

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Enough is Enough: No More Babying Women in Tech

In case you are unaware, Reddit recently announced that their “interim” CEO Ellen Pao would be stepping down from the position, and cries of celebration were heard across the front page…

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New York Times’ Reddit Piece Shows Dangers of Internet Journalism

The world is still adjusting to the idea of instant news on the Internet and the ability to easily change and rewrite history in many ways. The Internet has, for better…