"Reddit CEO Steve Huffman: 'We know your dark secrets. [111] Registered users can opt-out from the redesign and use "Old Reddit" which continues to use the previous design. [101] Reddit removed Alien Blue and released its official application, Reddit: The Official App, on Google Play and the iOS App Store in April 2016. In gaining popularity in terms of unique users per day, Reddit has been a platform to raise publicity for a number of causes. Follow our special coverage of Coronavirus pandemic in India and get news updates from around the world. [82] During her tenure, Reddit initiated an anti-harassment policy,[83] banned involuntary sexualization, and banned several forums that focused on bigoted content or harassment of individuals. [15] Users can also earn "karma" for their posts and comments, a status that reflects their standing within the community and their contributions to Reddit. [70] Martin facilitated the purchase of Reddit Gifts and led charity initiatives. The SECURE Act raised this age from 70½ to 72. Delaying the age of required distribution means delaying both the tax burden of withdrawals and the drawdown on savings that may need to last the retiree for decades. Matt eventually proved that he was genuine by uploading his doctor's records. Place was closed on April 3, 2017, at 1:00 PM GMT having been active for a full three days.[191]. While each user received one personal circle, they could join or betray any other user circles. [19] It was the result of an initiative by Huffman upon returning to Reddit, who said the site's outdated look deterred new users. ", "Create your own reddit alien avatar with reddit gold", "Reddit Gold Update: How To Give And Get New Silver and Platinum Icons", "Reddit overhauls mobile app with chat function and new moderation tools", "Reddit reinvents the chat room with community chat", "Reddit's chat rooms are bringing back fast-paced conversation", "Reddit Is Testing Community Chat Rooms to Take on Discord", "Hell in a Cell: The surprising story behind the Reddit meme", "Reddit is letting users tip real money — to one guy in one subreddit", "Inside Reddit's plan to recover from its epic meltdown", "Make Me Smart 6: Reddit CEO Steve Huffman is not horsing around", "Live Episode! React is exclusively used only on the redesigned Reddit that began deployment in 2018. [99], In 2010, Reddit released its first mobile web interface for easier reading and navigating the website on touch screen devices. Many users started brigading the subreddit, which resulted in a loss of over 100,000 subscribers to the subreddit. Development forks continue slowly on Reddit-like alternative sites such as SaidIt.net, Ceddit.com, Notabug.io, and Rebbit.kr. ", "Fascinating graphs show how Reddit got huge by going mainstream", "Reddit rolls out its front page-changing multireddit feature to the public", "Reddit now lets you embed comments on other websites", "Reddit moves away from Imgur with new photo-uploading tool", "Reddit rolls out its own video platform", "The hidden benefit of Twitter's hate-speech controls: avoiding TV spoilers", "Reddit CEO revamped outdated website from the IT foundations", "The lifecycle of a redesign: Making Reddit more welcoming | Inside Design Blog", "The Transformative Power of Reddit's Alien Mascot", "Hipster internet favorite Reddit may have to lose its edge to go public", "Exclusive: Reddit signs lease for new office in S.F. [157] In February 2014, Reddit announced it would donate 10% of its annual ad revenue to non-profits voted upon by its users. A body reported to be Sunil's was found in Providence River in Rhode Island on April 25, 2013, according to Rhode Island Health Department. [222] Reddit has changed its site-wide editorial policies several times, sometimes in reaction to controversies. (and, later, "What makes you an imposter?") [15][16] The name "Reddit" is a play-on-words with the phrase "read it", i.e., "I read it on Reddit. [19] Development for the new site took more than a year. There are two basic types—traditional and Roth. "1 In 3 Americans Have Less Than $5,000 In Retirement Savings." ", "The global March for Science started with a single Reddit thread", "March for Science rally April 14 will call for evidence-based policy", "Wikipedia, MoveOn, Reddit, Mozilla shuts down to protest SOPA/PIPA, how to prepare", "The SOPA blackout: Wikipedia, Reddit, Mozilla, Google, and many others protest proposed law", "Reddit goes black Jan. 18 to protest SOPA & PIPA — Who else will join?