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Early BuzzFeed Employee Eric Harris Leaves

Eric Harris, BuzzFeed’s operations head and one of its first hires, is leaving the company.

Harris joined the publisher in 2008, when it was more of a notion about “viral content” than a company. 112 more words

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FanDuel Hires the Majority of Zynga's Recently Discarded Sports Division

Nearly all of the 40-plus employees who spent the past year working on sports games at Zynga have found a new team — fantasy sports company… 400 more words

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On-Demand Parking Startup Luxe Grabs a Product Boss From YouTube

At YouTube, Phil Farhi helped advertisers get their messages in front of video viewers. Now he’s trying to help people park their cars.

Farhi, who worked at YouTube from 2008 until last month, has joined… 237 more words

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Yahoo Japan said on Thursday that SoftBank Chief Executive Masayoshi Son would step down as its chairman in June, to be succeeded by SoftBank President Nikesh Arora. 29 more words

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Local-Vegan-Organic-Sustainable

What better way to spend “bike to work day” by not working and sittin’ at The Brakes Coffee House’s sidewalk café on Lark and watching “riding in Albany” scenes.  89 more words

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Ex-Gawker Editor A.J. Daulerio 'Pivots,' Eliminates Editorial Staff of New Site

When he announced his in-the-works local news site Ratter last year, former Gawker editor A.J. Daulerio told Capital New York he wanted Ratter editors across the country to “be tenacious distractions to their respective power-elites.” 348 more words

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TechCrunch's Top Editor Tsotsis Steps Down

Alexia Tsotsis will be stepping down from her high-profile job as co-editor of TechCrunch today. The reason: To do the MSx management masters program at Stanford University’s business school. 328 more words

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