The Internet is many things, but it is one thing for sure: a market for secrets. From Wikileaks to the Sony hacks, the secret told online is a story that sticks, a gift that keeps regifting. 999 more words
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Today's Glenn Greenwald: Last week's Glenn Greenwald is "extremely misinformed" about First Look Media
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has turned the Washington Post into a tech company.
The Financial Times reports that the Post will soon license its content management system — the software which allows the company to publish stories online — to some of the smaller newspapers which already license and republish the Post’s journalism. 251 more words
In the recent days, former Philippine president and now Manila mayor Joseph Estrada praises DILG secretary Mar Roxas for establishing the e-commerce in the Philippines (when Mar was Erap’s DTI secretary), let’s take a lookback on how the e-commerce was started in the Philippines: 294 more words
First Look Media owner and billionaire Pierre Omidyar may have been tight-fisted when it came to budget requests like cabs and office supplies, but The Racket, the First Look Media publication that never was, still secured some cash to finance their 439 more words
Online petition company Change.org has raised $25 million in new venture capital funding from a group of A-list technologists and media celebrities. It is the third round of outside investment for Change.org, whose CEO Ben Rattray continues to say that the San Francisco-based company will never sell nor go public. 265 more words