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AUG 12, 2014 - Business Insider

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This Is The Perfect Response To People Trashing Native Advertising

Native advertising is a hot buzzword in ad tech right now. It's even made its way into the mainstream media. John Oliver ripped native advertising apart in a segment for his HBO show "Last Week Tonight." He argues paid-for posts, which are woven into content and look like normal content, trick readers and damage a publisher's credibility. People within the industry responded ...

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AUG 12, 2014 - Wired

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BuzzFeed Is the Apple of Media, and Everyone Else Is Microsoft

Edward R. Murrow’s storied radio broadcasts from the London blitz might seem as distant from today’s animated GIF onslaught as caviar from Cheetos. But Chris Dixon, who led Andreessen Horowitz’s $50 million investment in BuzzFeed, believes the past is littered with examples of novelty in media being mistaken for lack of quality. Murrow himself, Dixon […]

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AUG 11, 2014 - Huffington Post

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BuzzFeed Gets A $50 Million Cash Injection

(Reuters) - Venture Capital firm Andreessen Horowitz is investing $50 million in BuzzFeed, the social news and entertainment website known for producing advertising-sponsored "listicles" that go viral. Chris Dixon, a general partner at the venture capital firm, said in a blog post that he would be joining BuzzFeed's board. His arrival comes three months after Jon Steinberg said he would ...

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AUG 10, 2014 - Business Insider

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Andreessen Horowitz Announces $50 Million Investment In BuzzFeed

Andreessen Horowitz has announced a $50 million investment in BuzzFeed. The news puts BuzzFeed's valuation at $850 million, the New York Times' Mike Isaac reports.  In a post on his blog, AH's Chris Dixon compared the site to Tesla, and Uber, explaining the site has "technology at its core" and will generate "triple-digit revenues" this year: Its 100+ person tech ...

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AUG 04, 2014 - Business Insider

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10 Things In Tech You Need To Know This Morning (MSFT, GOOG, AMZN)

Good morning! We're looking at a party cloudy day with a high in the upper 80s for New York. Let's get into the news.  Microsoft employees are still happy with CEO Satya Nadella despite the giant layoffs. They recognize that Microsoft need to trim Nokia, and that some things needed to change. A big look a how Facebook's ad machine works ...

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