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Twitter reportedly suspended users that steal memes and force viral tweets

Friday went poorly for a select group of Twitter users that have earned a reputation for their expertise  at gaming the system. The social media company moved to suspend a number of popular accounts with millions of followers between them,
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Amazon reveals why Alexa is randomly laughing and creeping people out

Amazon has finally revealed why Alexa is randomly laughing, creeping out Echo users.  BuzzFeed first reported earlier this week that Amazon Echo users were surprised to hear their devices laughing at random. After confirming the company was
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Amazon Alexa's creepy, spontaneous laugh is weirding people out

Some people are creeped out enough having an Amazon Echo constantly listening to their every move in their home. But it gets even more disturbing than that.  As first reported by BuzzFeed, some Amazon Alexa users are reporting that their
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Rogue OpenTable employee makes hundreds of fake reservations on rival app

OpenTable, an online restaurant booking service, fired an employee who made hundreds of no-show reservations at various Chicago restaurants through rival site Reserve.  The unnamed OpenTable employee allegedly made around 300 fake reservations
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Twitter’s murky verification process is helping cryptocurrency scams thrive

Twitter verification, or the blue checkmark that appears next to an official account's name, is seen by most people as a badge of credibility. It's meant to distinguish real accounts from the fake ones. SEE ALSO: For the love of god stop sending '
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BuzzFeed and other media startups discover the Internet is hard to win

 Winning the Internet is not as easy as it looks.Re/code held its annual Code Media conference in southern California this week, bringing together media industry executives and journalists for a couple of days of live interviews, discussion and
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Twitter Experiments With A ‘News’ Tab

Buzzfeed – Starting Monday, some U.S. Twitter users will see a News tab appear in their
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BuzzFeed Television? Maybe it's closer than you think

Arianna Huffington built The Huffington Post into a global digital media empire, while Jonah Peretti, who helped found HuffPo, went on to co-found BuzzFeed, turned into a digital juggernaut that could soon be valued at $1.5 billion. The former
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3 digital marketing strategies for making ads more relevant

Relevance. In digital marketing, it's what brands covet and what publishers strive to provide. Relevance is the driving force behind behavioral marketing, contextual advertising, native — and virtually everything in between.A recent study from Cisco