Entries in 'reddit' (14)

No Man's Sky subreddit suddenly closed

No Man's Sky subreddit suddenly closed

An angry mod has taken it upon themselves to completely close the No Man’s Sky page on Reddit.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 5th 2016 at 10:48AM in News
GMG to name the source of every key it sells

GMG to name the source of every key it sells

Retailer Green Man Gaming has announced a change in the way it does things in reaction to its recent scuffle with Reddit.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2015 at 2:15PM in News
Green Man Gaming forced to defend itself against grey market key claims

Green Man Gaming forced to defend itself against grey market key claims

Retailer Green Man Gaming has questioned the motivations of a Reddit games deals thread after it made a string of what it believes are unfounded accusations.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2015 at 11:57AM in News
Reddit's new site does away with all user comments

Reddit's new site does away with all user comments

The often poisonous population of Reddit has led to the site’s owners launching a new portal that eradicates its central principle – user comments.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 6th 2015 at 3:36PM in News

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Reddit finally moves to close racist threads, but what was the real motivation?

Reddit finally moves to close racist threads, but what was the real motivation?

Having said recently that it would not be closing down racist threads, Reddit has once again changed its content strategy to prohibit a handful of notorious hangouts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2015 at 3:45PM in News
Jessica Moreno becomes fourth senior female to leave Reddit in last month

Jessica Moreno becomes fourth senior female to leave Reddit in last month

Reddit’s head of community Jessica Moreno has left the company, marking the fourth major exit by a female employee in the last month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2015 at 4:06PM in News
No rape please, but racism is fine - Reddit CEO outlines new rules

No rape please, but racism is fine - Reddit CEO outlines new rules

Reinstated Reddit CEO Steve Huffman has outlined what he believes is a new future for Reddit where its most distasteful content is stamped out.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2015 at 2:32PM in News
Bungie hires Destiny subreddit creator

Bungie hires Destiny subreddit creator

The man who created the subreddit dedicated to online shooter Destiny has been hired by developer Bungie as a community manager.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 16th 2015 at 2:41PM in News

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Reddit chief engineer Bethanye Blount quits

Reddit chief engineer Bethanye Blount quits

“Does Reddit have a gender discrimination problem that it needs to address?”

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2015 at 2:38PM in News
Reddit CEO Ellen Pao resigns

Reddit CEO Ellen Pao resigns

Ellen Pao is no longer the CEO of Reddit.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 13th 2015 at 2:59PM in News
Reddit CEO promises change as site stabilises after mod protest

Reddit CEO promises change as site stabilises after mod protest

Interim CEO Ellen Pao has said that change is on the way following Reddit’s return to normal following last week’s mod protest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 6th 2015 at 2:22PM in News
r/gaming and other Reddits taken down by protest

r/gaming and other Reddits taken down by protest

Reddit is in the midst of a rebellion after the mod in charge of the site’s popular AMAs was allegedly fired.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 3rd 2015 at 12:32PM in News

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Trolls under pressure as both Reddit and Twitter take action to limit hate

Trolls under pressure as both Reddit and Twitter take action to limit hate

The internet’s reputation as a hatred free-for-all is being increasingly challenged, and now two of its leading networks have taken steps to limit people’s freedom to abuse.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 2:40PM in News
Reddit mods sign League of Legends NDA with Riot

Reddit mods sign League of Legends NDA with Riot

It has emerged that most of the moderation team of the League of Legends subreddit have signed up to a non-disclosure agreement with developer Riot Games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2015 at 10:44AM in News