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Benjamin Mullin / Poynter:
Austin-based startup Knowingly purchases Gigaom assets, plans to relaunch tech site in August   —  Gigaom to relaunch in August  —  Knowingly Corp, an Austin-based startup, has acquired the pathbreaking tech news site Gigaom and plans to relaunch it this summer, according to a release from the company.
May 26, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Chris Thompson / Poynter:
Fortune Magazine to announce hiring of six former Gigaom reporters, a third of editorial staff   —  Fortune Magazine hires roughly one-third of Gigaom's editorial staff  —  Update: Fortune Magazine announced Wednesday morning that it has hired six reporters from Gigaom, according to multiple sources close to the matter.
Apr 7, 2015, 9:35 PMIn context
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
The Verge's Casey Newton appointed senior editor for Silicon Valley to focus on culture and companies, not rote funding stories   —  The Verge appoints a Silicon Valley editor  —  Casey Newton is The Verge's new Silicon Valley editor, the technology publication announced Wednesday.
Nov 6, 2014, 8:55 AMIn context
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
Re/code's Mike Isaac joins NYT as a tech reporter   —  Re/code editor Mike Isaac is moving to New York to report on tech for The New York Times, Business Editor Dean Murphy and Technology Editor Suzanne Spector tell staff.  —  Jenna Wortham is joining Sunday Business full time.  —  Here's the note:
May 29, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
Third of millennials watch mostly online video or no broadcast TV   —  Thirty-four percent of millennials surveyed watch mostly online video or no broadcast television, new research from The New York Times says.  —  Brian Brett, the Times' executive director of customer research …
Oct 10, 2013, 10:15 PMIn context
Jeff Sonderman / Poynter:
NBC closes hyperlocal, data-driven publishing pioneer EveryBlock   —  NBC News has shut down EveryBlock, one of the early pioneers of data-driven hyperlocal community news and information.  —  The decision took effect today.  Vivian Schiller, senior vice president and chief digital officer of NBC News …
Feb 7, 2013, 2:40 PMIn context
Julie Moos / Poynter:
Chinese hackers infiltrate The New York Times, Wall Street Journal   —  In the months just before and since The New York Times published an investigation of Chinese prime minister Wen Jiabao's family, hackers have been “infiltrating its computer systems and getting passwords for its reporters and other employees,” the paper reports.
Jan 31, 2013, 4:00 PMIn context
Jeff Sonderman / Poynter:
Instagram users are posting 10 Hurricane Sandy pictures every second   —  Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom tells us via a spokeswoman: “There are now 10 pictures per second being posted with the hashtag #sandy — most are images of people prepping for the storm and images of scenes outdoors.”
Oct 29, 2012, 5:45 PMIn context
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
Digital subscriptions up 11 percent at New York Times company, but revenue slips   —  Digital subscriptions to The New York Times rose 11 percent over the second quarter, to 592,000, the company announced in its third-quarter earnings report Thursday.  That breaks down to 566,000 subscribers …
Oct 25, 2012, 9:30 PMIn context
Jeff Sonderman / Poynter:
How the Huffington Post handles 70+ million comments a year   —  The Huffington Post has accumulated more than 70 million comments so far this year, far surpassing the 2011 total of 54 million.  —  To take a single example, its post (the first published) with the now-famous video of Mitt Romney's …
Oct 23, 2012, 4:25 AMIn context

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