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Daily Crunch: Facebook bans far-right figures

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1. Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right figures

The banned figures include Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Paul Nehlen and Louis Farrakhan — plus, Facebook doubled down on banning Alex Jones.

The company said this is part of its policy to ban “individuals or…

Daily Crunch: Facebook bans far-right figures

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here.

1. Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right figures

The banned figures include Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Paul Nehlen and Louis Farrakhan — plus, Facebook doubled down on banning Alex Jones.

The company said this is part of its policy to ban “individuals or…

Daily Crunch: Facebook bans far-right figures

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here.

1. Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right figures

The banned figures include Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Paul Nehlen and Louis Farrakhan — plus, Facebook doubled down on banning Alex Jones.

The company said this is part of its policy to ban “individuals or…

Daily Crunch: Facebook bans far-right figures

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here.

1. Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right figures

The banned figures include Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Paul Nehlen and Louis Farrakhan — plus, Facebook doubled down on banning Alex Jones.

The company said this is part of its policy to ban “individuals or…

Daily Crunch: Facebook bans far-right figures

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here.

1. Facebook bans a fresh batch of mostly far-right figures

The banned figures include Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Paul Nehlen and Louis Farrakhan — plus, Facebook doubled down on banning Alex Jones.

The company said this is part of its policy to ban “individuals or…

Why you don’t want Tumblr sold to exploitative Pornhub

Tumblr has been squandered ever since it was bought for $1.1 billion in 2013 by Yahoo, now part of Verizon Media Group. Without proper strategy or talent, the blogging tool and early meme-sharing network fell into decline while Medium and Instagram soared. Yahoo wrote down Tumblr’s value by $230 million in 2016. Then last year, Verizon evicted Tumblr’s huge and loyal base of porn bloggers, leaving no viable platform for independent adult content creators and curators.

Now The Wall Street…

Verizon is trying to sell Tumblr

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Verizon is seeking a buyer for the blogging platform. Tumblr hosts 465.4 million blogs and 172 billion posts. Read more…

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Verizon is trying to sell Tumblr

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Verizon is seeking a buyer for the blogging platform. Tumblr hosts 465.4 million blogs and 172 billion posts. Read more…

More about Tech, Business, Technology, Tumblr, and Verizon

Verizon is trying to sell Tumblr

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Verizon is seeking a buyer for the blogging platform. Tumblr hosts 465.4 million blogs and 172 billion posts. Read more…

More about Tech, Business, Technology, Tumblr, and Verizon

Verizon wants to sell Tumblr two years after acquiring it

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It looks like Verizon is feeling some buyer’s remorse with Tumblr.

The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday that the telecom giant is looking to offload the social blogging site a little less than two years after acquiring it. It doesn’t sound like there’s a buyer yet and Verizon may not find one, according to the Journal, but the company is at least looking.

Tumblr was founded in 2007 and purchased by…