Steve Mullis

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Ellen Pao Out As Reddit CEO

Friday, July 10, 2015

Pao has been at the center of a controversy following the still-unexplained dismissal of a popular figure in the site's r/IAmA section. She is being replaced by Steve Huffman, the site's original CEO.


Reddit CEO Says Miscommunication Led To Blackout Protest

Sunday, July 05, 2015

A user revolt briefly shut down the social-site last week after a key employee was dismissed. Interim CEO Ellen Pao says the company has "apologized for not communicating better" with site moderators.


#NPRreads: The 'Grexit,' Video Games And Fleeing The Rwandan Genocide

Friday, July 03, 2015

Also this week, misconceptions about slavery. And, the struggle for gay Christians trying to keep the faith.


Parts Of Social-Sharing Site Reddit Go Dark In Apparent User Revolt

Friday, July 03, 2015

After the firing of a key figure at the website, moderators of many of Reddit's most popular sections have gone private in apparent protest.


#NPRreads: Love, Coding, Yuccies, And The 'NPR Sound'

Friday, June 12, 2015

This week's selection of articles and essays covers comedian Aziz Ansari's new book about love, a new demographic term, a global gaming superstar, and more.


#NPRreads: Rube Goldberg Machine's Dark Origins And Spalding Gray's Last Days

Friday, April 24, 2015

For your weekend reading, our staff also recommends a piece on an HIV outbreak in Austin, Ind.


#NPRreads: From Supreme Court Justice To The Notorious R.B.G.

Friday, March 20, 2015

For your weekend, here are four recommendations: How Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg became an Internet meme, how The Great Wave went viral, a profile of Hugh Hewitt and why 4Chan's founder walked away.


Suspect In Copenhagen Attacks Killed, Police Say

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Police in Copenhagen believe they killed the man behind two attacks that killed two people over the weekend, one at cafe and another outside of a synagogue.


More Than Two Dozen Killed In Riot At Egyptian Soccer Match

Sunday, February 08, 2015

A riot outside of a major soccer match broke out in Egypt Sunday night. Authorities said the stampede and fighting between fans and police killed at least 25 people.


Egypt Frees One Of Three Jailed Al Jazeera Journalists

Sunday, February 01, 2015

Australian journalist Peter Greste was detained in December 2013 and imprisoned in June. He is being deported, but the fate of his two colleagues is unknown.


Inventor Ralph Baer, The 'Father Of Video Games,' Dies At 92

Monday, December 08, 2014

Video games have become a ubiquitous, billion-dollar industry, but all of the Playstations, Xboxes and Wiis can be traced back to the work of Robert Baer and his "Brown Box." He died Saturday.


Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson Resigns

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown nearly four months ago, writes in a resignation letter that he hopes stepping down will "allow the community to heal."


Fans And Colleagues Remember 'Car Talk' Host Tom Magliozzi

Monday, November 03, 2014

Tom Magliozzi, one of public radio's most popular personalities, died on Monday. We are collecting memories and messages from those who knew Tom and whose lives his work affected.


After Pulling Ads, Intel Tries To Stay Out Of #Gamergate Debate

Saturday, October 04, 2014

This week, Intel pulled an ad campaign from a gaming site after an email campaign by #Gamergate supporters. Now it's facing new backlash from critics who say the ad pull backed a sexist movement.


NFL Players Association Files Appeal Of Ray Rice Suspension

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

The NFLPA says the appeal is based on facts it says reveal a lack of a fair and impartial process, including the role of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.


With Minecraft, Microsoft Buys A Doorway To Millions Of Players

Monday, September 15, 2014

Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for Mojang, the company behind the hit building-block video game Minecraft that is played by millions. But it might have gained a lot more than just a popular franchise.


Acclaimed British Actor Richard Attenborough Dies At 90

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Lord Richard Attenborough was an accomplished actor and Oscar-winning director. His six-decade career included roles in The Great Escape and Jurassic Park.


Obama Orders Review Of Transfers Of Military Surplus To Local Police

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The White House says it will look at federal programs begun after Sept. 11, 2001, that have given local law enforcement military-grade weapons and equipment.


Report: Autopsy Shows Michael Brown Shot At Least 6 Times

Sunday, August 17, 2014

In a New York Times report, the private autopsy of the unarmed black teenager shot in Ferguson showed multiple gunshot wounds, including two to the head.


Vigils In Ferguson And Nationwide Stay Calm, But Message Remains

Thursday, August 14, 2014

After four nights of tense clashes with police and several high-profile arrests, protests appeared to calm in Ferguson, Mo., on Thursday night, with vigils held in cities nationwide.