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C. G. P. Grey Posts An Informative Love Letter To reddit C. G. P. Grey Posts An Informative Love Letter To reddit

How do you answer the “what exactly IS reddit?” question? Is it simply a link aggregation site that features an active audience, or is it a window to many of the wonders offered by the Internet and the world in …

Woman’s Time-Lapse Weight Loss Video Woman’s Time-Lapse Weight Loss Video

We’ve all seen the sometimes shocking “before and after” pictures of weight-loss success. But how is this one woman’s recent 88-lb weight-loss different than all the rest? Not much, except for the pretty cool time-lapsed GIF one inspired fan made …

Ricky Gervais Talks To Reddit About ‘Derek’ And A Bunch Of Other Stuff Ricky Gervais Talks To Reddit About ‘Derek’ And A Bunch Of Other Stuff

Ricky Gervais participated in a reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) this afternoon. He talked about everything from Louis CK naked to Daniel Day Lewis portraying a young Ricky in a movie about his life. You can #AskMeAnything on Reddit at …

Reddit’s Gaymer Community Wins Trademark Fight Reddit’s Gaymer Community Wins Trademark Fight

After a months-long legal fight involving a site owner, one reddit community, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the term “gaymer” is no longer trademarked. The reddit community r/gaymers has won their fight against a “gaymer” trademark, held by gaymer.org operator …

Hyperloop Immediately Gains Support On Reddit Hyperloop Immediately Gains Support On Reddit
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On Monday evening, Elon Musk revealed his proposal for the Hyperloop to the world. The transportation system would turn a five hour car ride from Los Angeles to San Francisco into a 30 minute ride in a tube. Despite being …

Guy Kicks Cat on Vine, Infuriates the Internet Guy Kicks Cat on Vine, Infuriates the Internet
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“Look at this goddamn cat on my porch. Get the f*ck off my porch,” said Walter Easley moments before kicking a kitten off his porch and into his yard. He then posted a video of the incident on Vine. After …

Six Myths reddit Would Like to Clear Up Six Myths reddit Would Like to Clear Up
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Although only 6% of American adults use reddit, teen users and international appeal has helped turn the site into one of the most powerful forces on the internet – both in terms of influence and as a content distribution device. …

Imgur App For iPhone And iPad Finally Launched Imgur App For iPhone And iPad Finally Launched

Imgur announced today that it has launched its long-awaited iOS app, following the launch of its first mobile app for Android in June. The iOS app was reportedly being held up by Apple for a bit, but it’s here now. …

Reddit CEO Talks About Site Being ‘In The Red’ Reddit CEO Talks About Site Being ‘In The Red’

On Wednesday, reddit announced some changes to its list of default subreddits. These are the ones the site shows on its front page to new and logged out users, and those who haven’t bothered to personalize their own homepages. As …

Reddit Gets New Default Subreddits, Boots r/atheism & r/politics Reddit Gets New Default Subreddits, Boots r/atheism & r/politics

Reddit has just announced that they are changing up the default subreddits – the ones you see on the front page when you’re logged out or if you’ve never taken the time to customize your own list. It’s been nearly …

Reddit Demonstrates Power Of Social Media, Sends Pizza To Children’s Hospital Reddit Demonstrates Power Of Social Media, Sends Pizza To Children’s Hospital
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For the uninitiated, Reddit may seem like a collection of video gaming porn freaks who like cat images, and while that’s certainly a component of the site, it doesn’t begin to encompass the entire Reddit population, a group that is …

Golden Corral Can Thank Reddit for This Bad PR Buffet [UPDATED] Golden Corral Can Thank Reddit for This Bad PR Buffet [UPDATED]
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Today’s going to be a long day for the public relations team for the Golden Corral restaurant chain. Thanks to some front page prominence on Monday morning’s reddit news cycle, the company is going to have to deal with some …

Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study
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Reddit is huge. Need proof? How about a recent Pew study that said 6 percent of all online American adults use the site. The study, which was published today by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, is …

Lawrence Lessig Discusses Political Reform At Reddit Lawrence Lessig Discusses Political Reform At Reddit

If you are a fan of either enjoying or creating YouTube mashups with content developed by another artist to your heart’s fair-use content, Lawrence Lessig is a person you should really be aware of. Lessig is, perhaps, the most credentialed …

Restore The Fourth Is Your July Fourth Protest Against The NSA Restore The Fourth Is Your July Fourth Protest Against The NSA
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Does the NSA violate the Fourth Amendment with its data collection programs? A secret FISA court doesn’t think so, but plenty of Internet companies and civil rights organizations do. That’s why they’re planning a nationwide protest on the biggest four …

Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit

On Monday, image sharing service Imgur finally released its first mobile app, launching on Android first. It turns out it’s not that they just wanted to start with Android, however. They’ve run into some issues with Apple, but the iOS …

Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android

Last year, Imgur told us we could expect mobile apps in the fall, but that never happend. They did, however, launch a major site redesign, which appeared to set Imgur apart a bit from reddit with which it has become …

This Reddit Story About Macklemore Will Probably Make You Cry This Reddit Story About Macklemore Will Probably Make You Cry

An 8th grade teacher from Ontario recently posted a thread on Reddit that’s getting some attention, because, as a gay man who has just come out, he was shocked–in a good way–at what some of his students did. Here’s what …

Arrested Development’s Mark Cherry ‘Get Away’ Song Gets Ringtone Treatment On SoundCloud Arrested Development’s Mark Cherry ‘Get Away’ Song Gets Ringtone Treatment On SoundCloud

Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz did a reddit AMA on Monday in which he talked about many topics related to the show, including the next chapter and never-nudes. One question, which got 1,096 points, was: “I want to download/buy the …

Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident
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A photo of a Wendy’s employee has gone viral thanks to Reddit, and now he’s been fired. The picture shows the employee guzzling soft-serve ice cream directly from the Frosty machine, and after several Redditors commented negatively about his shenanigans, …

Reddit Launches Multireddits Beta, Wants You to Make Your Own Front Page Reddit Launches Multireddits Beta, Wants You to Make Your Own Front Page
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Reddit is taking a small “evolutionary step” today, with the launch of multireddits in beta. Of course, reddit users know that you’ve been able to construct multireddits (pages of multiple subreddits) for years. That involves chaining together a bunch of …