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Benjamin Mullin / Poynter:
NBC News' alert app Breaking News to shut down at the end of the year due to lack of revenue; all 20+ staff to remain on payroll until January 20   —  Breaking News, the popular alert app from NBC News, is shutting down at the end of the year.  —  The entire staff at Breaking News …
Dec 8, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Rick Edmonds / Poynter:
Dutch pay-per-article startup Blendle plans beta launch in US in early 2016   —  Blendle, the Dutch ‘iTunes for news,’ will launch in the U.S. early next year  —  Blendle, a Dutch “digital newsstand” that allows readers to pay by the article, is coming to the United States early in 2016, the company announced today.
Dec 14, 2015, 7:20 AMIn context
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

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