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Another day, another BuzzFeed vertical. Two, actually: a new sports site, originally named “Sports,” and a site for women called Shift.

They join the Ben Smith-powered politics vertical and a tech site at the social-oriented aggregator.

— Joshua Benton
                                   
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Joseph Lichterman    July 22, 2014
The site known for social media and tech coverage has hired nearly 30 more editorial staffers since October and, like BuzzFeed before it, is expanding into more general interest news.