With Vista release in sight, a key Windows exec exits
Google opens up 200 years of news
Searching in time — Google today unveils an outstanding …
'Democratic'? 'User-driven'? These do not describe Digg
At this moment, the must-read stories in technology are scattered across hundreds of news sites and blogs. That's far too much for any reader to follow.
Fortunately, Techmeme arranges all of these links into a single, easy-to-scan page. Our goal is to become your tech news site of record.
Story selection is accomplished via computer algorithm extended with direct human editorial input. Our human editors are: Lidija Davis, Mahendra Palsule, Andre Garrigo, David Connell, Jarrod Cugley, and occasionally Omer Horvitz and Techmeme founder Gabe Rivera. Launched in 2005, Techmeme remains independent, bootstrapped, and privately held.
View the current page or another snapshot:
David Folkenflik / NPR:
With 1,100+ staff on strike, NYT editors are publishing long-held stories and flexing dormant reporting muscles, but won't likely match the usual volume of copy
Sources: Rebekah Mercer is looking to sell her Breitbart News stake, in which her family invests in the mid-seven figures each year; Breitbart denies the story
Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal:
Penguin Random House CEO Markus Dohle resigns after a judge blocked the Simon & Schuster deal; US COO Nihar Malaviya will serve as interim CEO
Must-read media news
Politics, opinion, and current events
Celebrity news and gossip