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Vox Media Steps Up Its Ad Push With The Launch Of Vox Creative, CEO Jim Bankoff Says Company Will Be Profitable This Year
FCC chairman Julius Genachowski live from Vox Media HQ at 10:30AM EDT / 7:30AM PDT

paidContent 2012: New speakers, jam-packed agenda

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The best part of planning a conference is getting to bring a fascinating mix of innovators and disruptors together with industry vets. I’m pleased to announce our last big batch of speakers for a jam-packed paidContent 2012: At The Crossroads, May 23rd in New York: Jim Bankoff, CEO, Vox Media Josh Marshall,...
paidContent 2012: New speakers, jam-packed agenda
Vox Media CEO Jim Bankoff On How The Company Will Use Its Technology To Attract Brand Advertisers
paidContent 2012: An agenda (& networking) you don’t want to miss
Vox Media CEO Jim Bankoff: 'We'll be a profitable company this year'

"Hands-Off": The Impossible Promise

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Ah, the “hands-off” promise. When a highly publicized acquisition weds an insular startup to a giant media company, the giant media company’s vow to leave the insular startup untouched is inevitable. The “hands-off” promise is both necessary to make and impossible to keep. I remember hearing the promise from Jim...
"Hands-Off": The Impossible Promise

On The Verge: face transplants and NYC Chief Digital Officer Rachel Haot

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It's a very special On The Verge this week as take a deeper dive into Beyond Recognition, our cover story this week on face transplants. Our science editor Katie Drummond sits down with Josh for a talk about the story from inception to reaction. Also, Nilay Patel sits down with...
On The Verge: face transplants and NYC Chief Digital Officer Rachel Haot
5 key takeaways from paidContent 2012

Here Is A Video Of Two Kids Freaking Out About Star Wars Episode 7 Coming In 2015 (DIS)

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Disney bought Lucasfilm and says it will release a new Star Wars in 2015. Vox CEO Jim Bankoff just posted this video of his kids learning this news. SPOILER: They start freaking out like you know you want to. Please follow The Wire on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about...
Here Is A Video Of Two Kids Freaking Out About Star Wars Episode 7 Coming In 2015 (DIS)
We're talking to FCC chairman Julius Genachowski on September 25th -- and we want your questions!

SB Nation Launching 20 Regional Sports Sites; First Batch Includes NYC, DC

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With minimal additional investment and no extra hires, fan-based SB Nation is launching 20 new regional sports sites during the next few weeks. The first six went live after midnight: New York, Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Arizona and DC, where the startup is based. The look is similar; all are...
SB Nation Launching 20 Regional Sports Sites; First Batch Includes NYC, DC

Building a digital media empire: SB Nation and The Verge owner Vox Media raises $17 million

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Online media publisher extraordinaire Vox Media, which owns and operates fast-growing tech news site The Verge, sports blog network SB Nation and an upcoming game industry news outlet tentatively named Vox Games, has secured $17 million in a financing round that could end up totaling just south of $17.5 million....
Building a digital media empire: SB Nation and The Verge owner Vox Media raises $17 million

SBNation & YouTube team up for sports channel

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Finally someone is using the internet to challenge ESPN! SBNation, the sports blog network started by Vox Media of Washington DC,  is teaming up with YouTube and launching a sports channel that will have everything from baseball to trash talk. The channel is part of YouTube’s new original programming efforts,...
SBNation & YouTube team up for sports channel

Vox Media's Jim Bankoff To Talk The Business Of High-Quality Media At Disrupt NY

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After a long decade of media destruction, no one in the industry was surprised to see “Reporter (Newspaper)” ranked as the worst job of 2013. But, life is starting to look better for some online publications — like at Vox Media. Its SB Nation network of local sports sites has...
Vox Media's Jim Bankoff To Talk The Business Of High-Quality Media At Disrupt NY

Ticket aggregator TiqIQ raises $1.7M as it goes head to head with rival SeatGeek

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TiqIQ widget on the Washington Post There are two startups in New York vying for the title of top ticket aggregator. SeatGeek is the better known, but today TiqIQ announced a $1.7 million series A, giving them almost as much funding as their more high profile rival. Both companies crunch...
Ticket aggregator TiqIQ raises $1.7M as it goes head to head with rival SeatGeek

Digital story-telling and the rise of the new publishers

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In order to tell the story of Star Wars, George Lucas had to create a new technology company that was powerful enough to tell that story. The same thing has to happen in digital news publishing. That’s the conclusion of Jim Bankoff, CEO and Chairman of Vox Media, whose sites The...
Digital story-telling and the rise of the new publishers

My new home

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I’m saved. Two weeks ago, I resigned from CNET after seven years at the technology news site. Today, I can report that I have accepted an offer from The Verge to become a senior reporter. I start in a couple of weeks.  Greg Sandoval When I say “saved,” I’m probably...
My new home

Tim Stevens is the nicest guy in tech

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Not to mention one of the most powerful. The editor in chief of Engadget plays a crucial -- if not always acknowledged -- role in the $190 billion consumer electronics industry. And, in a cast of blowhards and rascals, he's a different sort of editor -- the kind that might...
Tim Stevens is the nicest guy in tech

pC LIVE Rewind: New media entities panel with Slate, Vox, reddit and LinkedIn

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Sites like reddit, LinkedIn and Vox Media are known for their viral hits and eccentric user communities, but they are also becoming content commissioners in their own right, hiring reporters and ad agency creatives and doing interviews with the president. Are these sites the new media barons, and how will...
pC LIVE Rewind: New media entities panel with Slate, Vox, reddit and LinkedIn
FCC chairman Julius Genachowski live from Vox Media HQ at 10:45AM EDT / 7:45AM PDT
New York City Turns Out For The First Day Of Disrupt NY 2013

paidContent 2012: fads vs. the future

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paidContent 2012: “At the Crossroads” features the best minds in global media who will debate how to make money from content and create scalable, sustainable media enterprises. Now in its third year, this one-day, highly interactive forum looks at the biggest opportunities in digital media and chats with the most...
paidContent 2012: fads vs. the future

Is GigaOm Buying PaidContent?

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Who wants to pay for PaidContent? We’ll find out soon, it seems, because the sales process for the pioneering blog and its parent company ContentNext appears to be wrapping up. But if you were making a bet, you’d get good odds that the most likely buyer will be GigaOm,...
Is GigaOm Buying PaidContent?

With The Launch Of SB Nation United, Vox Media Moves Into The Publishing Playoffs

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Vox Media‘s 312 SB Nation sites for sports teams around the country are getting a major upgrade today that spans its user interfaces, editorial workflows and ad displays (including for mobile). Publishers who still don’t care about perfecting their web products need to pay close attention. Readers will immediately notice...
With The Launch Of SB Nation United, Vox Media Moves Into The Publishing Playoffs

paidContent 2012: Get the big picture for what’s next

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The digital world changes constantly and head-spinningly fast. With so much happening at once, how can you grasp the big picture behind all the headlines? Join us for paidContent 2012 on May 23 in New York City and hear from leading industry experts and luminaries who are redefining the digital...
paidContent 2012: Get the big picture for what’s next
Vox Media, Polygon, and the new magazine

Let the Games Begin: Vox Media Launches a New Site Covering Videogames

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Vox Media, the Washington, D.C., online media start-up that owns The Verge and SB Nation, is finally debuting its standalone videogames site called Polygon. Back in February, Kara Swisher reported that the goal of the site “is to create the premier destination and media outlet for video games news, reviews, video...
Let the Games Begin: Vox Media Launches a New Site Covering Videogames
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