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Google Reminds Publishers Not to Accept Bribes for Links by @MattGSouthern

In response to a controversial article published by The Outline, Google has reminded publications to refrain from accepting bribes for links. The article in question claims that major publications on the web, including New York Times, CNN, and TechCrunch, have accepted payments from companies in exchange for positive coverage. Several writers, who remain anonymous, admitted to The Outline that they accept money for links. Some have done so for years, and people within the industry are well aware this is going on. Bribing journalists for links is becoming so common that it’s now the new norm, which makes it challenging […]

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The Votes Are In: Bing, Internet Explorer, & CNN Partner for 2014 Elections

Bing has formed a partnership with Internet Explorer and CNN that could in fact be a game-changer for the 2014 elections.

SearchCap: Google Penguin 3.0 Details, Panda 4.1 Strategy & Bing Partners With CNN

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: How Panda 4.1 Should Change Your Content Strategy Contributor Jim Yu shares proprietary data that will help you determine how the latest Panda update might affect…



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Bing Teams Up With CNN To Let Viewers Give “Real-Time” Feedback On 2014 Election Coverage

Bing is upping its political game, announcing today a partnership with CNN where users can give “real-time feedback” on CNN’s political coverage via Bing Pulse. According to the announcement, viewers will be able to vote on CNN broadcasts during the 2014 US elections, and all the…



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Does Privacy + Twitter = A Reputation Disaster? by @jeanmariedion

Twitter has been a happening place this spring. Reuters suggests the micr0blogging site will have nearly 400 million users by 2018. In addition, the hashtag #YesAllWomen exploded, and according to CNN, it was mentioned in 1 million tweets in just one week. That’s a lot of talking. At the same time, there’s a ghost conversation going on about the public nature of Twitter. Specifically, some people who thought they were speaking at least semi-privately have discovered that their names, their identities, and in some cases, their locations were being spread all across the internet after they shared a few thoughts that […]

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The 10 Most Popular WordPress Plugins by @albertcostill

Ever since launching in 2003, WordPress has become the go-to publishing platform that has been downloaded well over 60 million times. But, what makes everyone from CNN to TechCrunch to TED to the NFL use this extremely popular blogging service? The most obvious answer would be because of how flexible and easy WordPress is to setup. What makes WordPress so popular, and awesome, is that essentially anyone can use it, which is why some 409 million people view over 14 billion pages each and every month. And while that’s impressive, your WordPress experience can be enhanced through the use of […]

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Rap Genius co-founder fired for annotating CA shooter’s manifesto

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“Hilarious”. [Author: AndrewPStreet]…. Published: 28/May/2014 10:15am in The Vine

1 Rap Genius co-founder resigns after massacre comments

Mahbod Moghadam has left the text annotation startup after making insensitive notes on the manifesto penned by the man who killed six people in Santa Barbara, Calif….
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2 Hamann founder dies at age 53
Former racer and head of Hamann Motorsport passes away [Link to media]…
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3 Internet explodes after bitcoin founder outed
ONLINE communities are raging at a Newsweek reporter who exposed purported bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto’s secret identity.     [Link to media]…
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4 Soft Machine founder Kevin Ayers dies
Kevin Ayers, who founded the British band Soft Machine, has died at the age of 68 in France….
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5 Woolworths planking staff fired
Staff from Woolworths have been fired for planking after complaints from other staff at multiple sites across Australia. Woolworths has released a statement saying that the dismissals were not related…
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6 Tormented genius: internet guru, 26, ‘takes his own life’
THE young digital prodigy Aaron Swartz, who had worked closely with the Australian groups GetUp! and the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, was found dead in his New York home on Friday, weeks before…
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7 Nakamoto: Web genius or suburban dad?
HE’S the suspected millionaire behind digital currency bitcoin, but Satoshi Nakamoto says he’s never heard of it. Follow the bizarre case here.     [Link to media]…
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8 Fired tweet developer speaks out
ADRIA Richard has spoken for the first time about the fallout from the sexism tweet that led to her firing.  [Link to media]…
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9 Ronald Reagan Shooter John Hinckley Free, ‘Released And Unsupervised’ [PHOTO]
John Hinckley, Jr. who shot former President Ronald Reagan in 1981 was found to be insane and has spent majority of his years in a mental facility after conviction….
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10 Dany Bahar Fired as Lotus CEO, and Not For Canceling Our Interview
After three years of high-performance promises and sputtering output, Dany Bahar has been fired from his job as the CEO of Group Lotus. The company made the announcement today in a written statement….
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11 Shots fired, rapper crashes Rolls
POLICE in South Florida say rapper Rick Ross crashed his Rolls Royce into a building after hearing shots fired nearby. [Link to media]…
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12 CNN Founder Ted Turner Hospitalized
Media mogul Ted Turner has been hospitalized in Argentina.A spokesman for the CNN founder’s company Turner Enterprises would only say that the 75-year-old billionaire was hospitalized in South America…
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13 Tormented genius: internet guru, 26, ‘takes his own life’
THE young digital prodigy Aaron Swartz, who had worked closely with the Australian groups GetUp! and the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, was found dead in his New York home on Friday, weeks before…
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14 Lotus founder honoured – Motoring
MotoringLotus founder honouredMotoringThe man who established Lotus and invented the Chapman Strut, the late Colin Chapman CBE, has been recognised for his contribution to motor sport at a ceremony he…
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15 Dell founder may control PC maker after buyout
Michael Dell positioning for controlling stake?…
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AgilOne Closes $25 Million Funding Round to Fuel Global Expansion

…programs including CNN , NPR’s Marketplace , Forbes , Internet Retailer , AllAnalyics.com and Digital Marketing UK . For more information, please visit http://www.agilone.com . SOURCE: AgilOne AgilOne Elena…