Marshall Kirkpatrick's Top Stories

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  1. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Definitive Oral History of a TV Masterpiece
    Joel Hodgson Platon Released in 1966, Manos: The Hands of Fate is a D-minus of a B movie: Its plot, about desert-dwelling pagans, makes little sense. Its cast could be out-acted by the stars of a day care holiday pageant. And the film is paced with...
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  2. Twitter’s New Profile Pages: A Guide to the New Settings and Styles
    In case you haven’t heard, Twitter's getting a whole new look. After rolling out the redesigned profile pages to a small number of users, Twitter is beginning to update its entire user base—a move it had promised weeks ago. A lot has changed...
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  3. Native Ads Now Available For All MoPub Publishers
    Native Ads Now Available For All MoPub Publishers A complete solution for direct sold and exchange traded native ads, delivering the same control and transparency to publishers that we are known for. Last December, we started testing native ads with...
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  4. Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware
    Sarah Tew/CNET Nike is gearing up to shutter its wearable hardware efforts, and the sportswear company this week fired the majority of the team responsible for the development of its FuelBand fitness tracker, a person familiar with the matter told...
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  5. Introducing The Message
    One of the tenets underpinning Medium is that people write better together — or, as Ev has written, “Don’t write alone.” In that spirit, The Message is a new collection for collaborative writing. We’ve gathered twelve writers and thinkers across...
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