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Steve Dempsey: BuzzFeed is always on the lookout for the next new thing, and then improves on it

BuzzFeed has a feature that it calls ''the slidey thing.

26th October, 2014
Steve Dempsey.

BuzzFeed, the popular internet news media company, has a feature that it calls “the slidey thing”. Yes, that’s the technical name they gave it. The slidey thing combines two images and lets users wipe between the two using a slidebar. It has been used to create all kinds of stories; drag queen transformations, how much the Kardashians have changed over time and how Britain would have changed if Scotland had voted for independence – showing...

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