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The disruption in media and real-time politics at paidContent 2012

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All of us at GigaOM and our sister site paidContent are into the final planning stages for our big media show next week — paidContent 2012: At The Crossroads. As paidContent editor and conference chair Staci Kramer has described in her posts leading up to the conference, we’re going...
The disruption in media and real-time politics at paidContent 2012

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
I'm starting another content company, and I plan to make a fortune

TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]

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Vox Media raises $17m, Mashable could be sold to CNN, Chinese video giants merge and Apple’s Jony Ive talks in a rare interview. It’s all in today’s Daily Dose. You can catch The Daily Dose every Monday through Friday right here on The Next Web. Make sure to hit the...
TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]
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

"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
FCC will review objections to AT&T's FaceTime blocking, 'exercise its responsibility' if necessary
90 Seconds on The Verge: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
90 Seconds on The Verge: 'Futurama,' Reddit, and 'This American Life'
5 key takeaways from paidContent 2012
Check out SB Nation's new YouTube channel!

Facebook stops New Year message tool

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Midnight Message Delivery app suspended after a student was able to read private messages meant for other usersFacebook has temporarily disabled its New Year's Eve messaging tool after a university student was able to read and delete private messages intended for other users.Jack Jenkins, a business IT student at Aberystwyth...
Facebook stops New Year message tool

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
FCC chairman says we need faster internet sooner, defends role as a 'cop on the beat'
Why I'm voting for Barack Obama

Facebook Feature Allowed Strangers To Read And Delete Private Messages (FB)

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Facebook has temporarily disabled its New Year's Eve messaging tool after a university student was able to read and delete private messages intended for other users. Jack Jenkins, a business IT student at Aberystwyth university, alerted Facebook to the privacy flaw after finding that a small tweak to a web...
Facebook Feature Allowed Strangers To Read And Delete Private Messages (FB)

Tool of the Oppressed Becomes Character Oppressor: Twitter Links to Soon Take up 22 Characters Instead of 20

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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo (Photo: 36kr) In a move that shocked the nation, Twitter announced on Thursday that it will be expanding the amount of characters Twitter’s t.co link wrapper will take from 20 to 22. This means that any user that tweets a link will lose two of the...
Tool of the Oppressed Becomes Character Oppressor: Twitter Links to Soon Take up 22 Characters Instead of 20
90 Seconds on The Verge: iPad mini sales, CBS episodes on Hulu, and more
Polygon is here!

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

On the Verge Again: Vox Media Officially Launches Into Video Games Content Arena

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Vox Media, the Washington, D.C. online media start-up that recently launched a new tech site called The Verge in the fall, is debuting an early version of its expected video games offering later today. The site, temporarily called Vox Games, will begin daily publishing today as a section on...
On the Verge Again: Vox Media Officially Launches Into Video Games Content Arena

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
What's in your bag, Carl Franzen?

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

The 2012 Digital 100: Companies In A-Z

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1. 10gen 2. 360Buy 3. AddThis 4. Airbnb 5. Alibaba 6. AppNexus 7. Apptio 8. Aricent Group 9. Automattic 10. Bloomberg 11. Box.net 12. Break Media 13. CafeMom 14. Conduit 15. Coupang 16. Coupons.com 17. Craigslist 18. Criteo 19. Datapipe 20. Dropbox 21. eHarmony 22. Etsy 23. Eventbrite 24. Evernote...
The 2012 Digital 100: Companies In A-Z
How Jonah Peretti built BuzzFeed into a content-sharing powerhouse
How the NBA and DIY publishing collide

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

Vox Media says the Verge is "very profitable" after one year

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In late 2011, The Verge arrived on the media scene with grand plans to redefine tech news. Parent company Vox Media made an expensive bet on brand-name writers and bespoke publishing tools. In the month of October, comScore reports The Verge racked up 3.1 million unique U.S. visitors. It’s an...
Vox Media says the Verge is "very profitable" after one year
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