Buzzfeed

Showing of 1 - 20 from 53 results
Buzzfeed - Total results - 53
'Conspiracy, collusion, cover-up': What the 4 am arrest of Roger Stone means for the Donald Trump White House
World

'Conspiracy, collusion, cover-up': What the 4 am arrest of Roger Stone means for the Donald Trump White House

Roger Stone, a longtime Donald Trump aide and Republican operative with a reputation for dirty tricks and political dark arts, was indicted and arrested in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation in a 4 a.m. raid at his Florida home Friday, adding to the long trail of breadcrumbs in the alleged Russia collusion that may have influenced the 2016 election result.

Democrats consider subpoena for Michael Cohen after he postpones testimony citing Donald Trump 'threats, mob tactics'
World

Democrats consider subpoena for Michael Cohen after he postpones testimony citing Donald Trump 'threats, mob tactics'

Citing threats to his immediate family members, US president's former fixer Michael Cohen, who has threatened to unload dirt on his former boss, has decided to put off his public testimony before the US House Oversight Committee. Cohen attorney Lanny Davis put out a statement Wednesday even as angry Democrats are saying this amounts to "witness tampering" by Trump and team.

'It's Watergate 2.0': Bombshell BuzzFeed story ignites renewed calls for Donald Trump impeachment
World

'It's Watergate 2.0': Bombshell BuzzFeed story ignites renewed calls for Donald Trump impeachment

A bombshell BuzzFeed story that details investigators’ claims that Donald Trump told his lawyer to lie to Congress about his deep Russia connections during the 2016 election campaign is being hailed as a gamechanger in the American political scene. Political analysts are comparing this to the “Titanic coming at the iceberg and Trump is the Titanic”.

'Michael Cohen lying to reduce jail time': Donald Trump reacts to report claiming he directed ex-fixer to lie about Moscow deal
World

'Michael Cohen lying to reduce jail time': Donald Trump reacts to report claiming he directed ex-fixer to lie about Moscow deal

President Donald Trump is accusing his former personal attorney of "lying to reduce his jail time!" after BuzzFeed News published a report saying Trump had asked his ex-fixer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress in 2017.

'Parlour didis' have long been caricatured; it's time to acknowledge their quiet feminism
Life

'Parlour didis' have long been caricatured; it's time to acknowledge their quiet feminism

Some of latest videos on YouTube have often made videos roasting the parlour didi for encouraging internalised misogyny and market-driven ideas of beauty.

Shashi Tharoor, Srishti Dixit engage in a battle of words, discuss millennial slang
Firstpost Shows

Shashi Tharoor, Srishti Dixit engage in a battle of words, discuss millennial slang

Catch politician Shashi Tharoor and Buzzfeed video producer and meme sensation Srishti Dixit on the season finale of Social Media Star, as Janice Sequeira pits them against each other in a battle of words and millennial slang.

Social Media Star: Watch Shashi Tharoor and Srishti Dixit discuss millennial slang
Entertainment

Social Media Star: Watch Shashi Tharoor and Srishti Dixit discuss millennial slang

Catch politician Shashi Tharoor and Buzzfeed video producer and meme sensation Srishti Dixit on the season finale of Social Media Star, as Janice Sequeira pits them against each other in a battle of words and millennial slang.

Instagram launches video chat, new explore tab and more for iOS and Android
News & Analysis

Instagram launches video chat, new explore tab and more for iOS and Android

Instagram video chat allows up to 4 people to simultaneously chat at once using Direct.

Facebook hires former head of BuzzFeed Studios to lead global video content and ex-Pinterest executive to head Watch video platform
News & Analysis

Facebook hires former head of BuzzFeed Studios to lead global video content and ex-Pinterest executive to head Watch video platform

Facebook Watch was made available initially to a limited group in the United States on the company’s mobile app, website and television apps in August last year.

Entourage star Jeremy Piven accused of sexual assault by three women, including co-actor
Entertainment

Entourage star Jeremy Piven accused of sexual assault by three women, including co-actor

Jeremy Piven was first accused of misconduct by TV actor Arianne Bellamar in a series of tweets posted on 30 October, which the Entourage star completely denied.

Snap and NBC Universal join hands to launch studio venture to produce shows for Snapchat
News & Analysis

Snap and NBC Universal join hands to launch studio venture to produce shows for Snapchat

The two companies have already produced at least three shows for Snapchat in an effort to reach more viewers as mobile audiences continue to grow.

Google disables a
News & Analysis

Google disables a "majority" of the ad keywords that Buzzfeed reported to be racist and anti-semitic

Google says it has disabled offensive keywords that could be used by advertisers to target people searching for racist and anti-Semitic topics.

Facebook Watch is a new platform offering a dedicated place to watch your favourite shows
News & Analysis

Facebook Watch is a new platform offering a dedicated place to watch your favourite shows

Facebook said the shows would include videos of the Women's National Basketball Association, a parenting show from Time Inc and a safari show from National Geographic.

The myth of the 'urban poor': Gayatri Jayaraman continues specious argument in a new book
Life

The myth of the 'urban poor': Gayatri Jayaraman continues specious argument in a new book

Gayatri Jayaraman's 'Who Me, Poor?' is a continuation of the ideas she expressed in her BuzzfeedIndia essay about the 'urban poor'

Facebook inks a deal with Vox Media, BuzzFeed, and others for upcoming video service
News & Analysis

Facebook inks a deal with Vox Media, BuzzFeed, and others for upcoming video service

Facebook is planning scripted shows with episodes lasting 20 to 30 minutes and shorter scripted and unscripted shows with episodes lasting about 10 minutes

Donald Trump era: CNN, NYT, LA Times barred from White House press briefings; AP boycotts
World

Donald Trump era: CNN, NYT, LA Times barred from White House press briefings; AP boycotts

The White House often invites handpicked outlets in for briefings, typically for specific topics. But briefings and gaggles in the White House are usually open to all outlets and they are free to ask anything.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has no plans to run for US president
World

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has no plans to run for US president

Shelving rumours surrounding his plans to run for the US presidency, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has insisted that for now he has no such intentions, saying he would continue to work to grow his company.

Donald Trump insulting and stonewalling the press is nothing new in dog-eat-dog world
World

Donald Trump insulting and stonewalling the press is nothing new in dog-eat-dog world

The White House press corps — in fact, media everywhere — are a largely elitist and spoilt bunch, rotten and accustomed to having the inside track. And because they don't support each other. In that lies the fourth estate's problem.

As Donald Trump presser showed, media was the biggest casualty of presidential election
World

As Donald Trump presser showed, media was the biggest casualty of presidential election

If 'post-truth' and 'surreal' were the words of the year, as per a couple of notable dictionaries, the word that defines the transition of America into Trumpland is quite simply 'delegitimisation'