Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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The website Reddit has grown exponentially in recent years. It now accepts 19 million up or down votes every day on links to everything from celebrity advice to pornography. This weekend, thousands of the website's users will be going offline to gather in the real world for reddit's second global day of service.

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Some of Microsoft's top investors want Bill Gates to step down as chairman

A new report says three top investors at Microsoft want Bill Gates to go.
Posted In: Microsoft, bill gates, Steve Ballmer
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A LinkedIn-style job network for the blue-collar crowd

LinkedIn isn’t really set up for blue-collar workers. WorkHands aims to fill the gap.
Posted In: social networking, jobs gap, linkedin, Jobs
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Moving an online Reddit community into offline community action

Reddit's second annual Global Day of Service aims to get its user base involved in community service.
Posted In: reddit, Global Service Day, community service, social media, Internet

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