Reddit

  • Reddit’s long, long overdue redesign is a massive improvement

    Reddit is one of the largest sites on the web, but until now has had a design that belonged in the 90s. While any redesign of a site of this scale is going to be controversial, this change is definitely an improvement (that wouldn’t be hard). Card, Classic and...
  • Reddit co-founder: “We screwed up”

    Moodle user /u/NyghtRavy posted this morning an email from Reddit Co-founder, Alexis Ohanion. Thankfully after possibly the worst week for Reddit since launch, an apology arrived. “So. Things were… eventful this week. To put it mildly. It started on Thursday when we let go one of our employees, Victoria...
  • Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews uses Reddit to announce PT data

    The Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews has turned to Reddit to announce the release of new Public Transport data. This afternoon, the premiere posted for the first time to the subreddit /r/melbourne, showing some love for the young people of Victoria. The release of public transport data now means companies...
  • Engadget banned from Reddit (Updated)

    Big news today on Reddit, they have banned all links to Engadget. As one of the largest tech sites, this will undoubtedly have a severe effect on traffic to the website. Reddit say they have been banned for ‘shilling and vote cheating’ as well as spam activity. While it’s...
  • Kevin Rudd doing a Reddit AMA tonight at 6pm

    What do you do if you’re the Prime Minister in the tail end of an election campaign in 2013? A Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) apparently. The RuddyReddit is sure to be confronting with the internet public trolls ready to play. If you have plans tonight, cancel them, get...
  • How do you Reddit?

    Reddit is a phenomenon, providing a platform for niche topics to attract global audiences. I believe each of us have a very different experience based on the client we use to access it and the subreddits we subscribe to. One of the best methods of discovering new topics that...
  • /r/etro is the best Reddit app on Windows 8

    /r/etro describes itself as ‘a new kind of Reddit application for a new kind of operating system.’ The great news is that it absolutely lives up to this claim. Most of us who use Reddit quickly migrate from a terribly design website to a 3rd party app to get...
  • GM of Microsoft Surface doing an AMA on Reddit right now

    Well played Microsoft. Having the General Manager, Panos Panay do an ask me anything on Reddit to coincide with pricing, availability and pre-orders is great timing. Currently there’s almost 8,000 users reading and contributing to the Q&A. To bolster the experience on the Microsoft side, there’s also Ricardo Lopez,...