‘Gawker Media’s Biggest Mistakes,’ and 4 Other Stories You Should Read

Here’s what you missed while you were heard the phrase “cupping” one too many times this week… BuzzFeed News: Why Won’t Facebook Release Me From Overnight Oats Hell? Selected by Dillon Baker, associate editor Katie Notopoulous is one of my favorite tech/internet writers, mostly because of inventive stories like this.Read the full article

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    gawker.com - 4 readers - I’ve had lots of ideas in my time here at Gawker Media, all of them good. I’ve also had countless constructive and fruitful conversations with various editors about my ideas, and I know I’m better for it. However, these same editors have also made mistakes—egregious ones. Fortunately, the advent of the messaging app Slack has allowed for some of...