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November 20, 2011
Holy crap. An update to our last post on Ben Parr. He got FIRED from Mashable. Wow. That’s gonna be a good bit of drama this week. Hope all sides are holding up well. (thanks Matt for pointing it out)

Holy crap. An update to our last post on Ben Parr. He got FIRED from Mashable. Wow. That’s gonna be a good bit of drama this week. Hope all sides are holding up well. (thanks Matt for pointing it out)

21:17 // 2 years ago
September 8, 2011
These people fucked me over.
Carol Bartz’s take on Yahoo. Check out Fortune’s exclusive interview. (via cnnmoneytech)
11:20 // 2 years ago
September 7, 2011
Here’s a huge non-debate story, guys: AOL is reportedly firing TechCrunch editor Michael Arrington. He’s seemingly not even getting his venture deal anymore. And he’s not getting TechCrunch sold back to him, like he asked for. He’s done. Do you think AOL is making the right move?

Here’s a huge non-debate story, guys: AOL is reportedly firing TechCrunch editor Michael Arrington. He’s seemingly not even getting his venture deal anymore. And he’s not getting TechCrunch sold back to him, like he asked for. He’s done. Do you think AOL is making the right move?

22:25 // 2 years ago
September 6, 2011
How much did investors like the idea of a Carol Bartz-free Yahoo? A lot. in after-hour trading, the stock jumped by nearly 6 percent. Boom.

How much did investors like the idea of a Carol Bartz-free Yahoo? A lot. in after-hour trading, the stock jumped by nearly 6 percent. Boom.

21:57 // 2 years ago
20:06 // 2 years ago
June 19, 2011

Skype’s rewarding executives for Microsoft merger by firing them

  • cause A little while back, Microsoft agreed to buy out Skype — an $8 billion agreement, the largest in the tech titan’s history by far. The deal, a surprising one by any stretch, just passed regulatory scrutiny.
  • effectBefore the company’s merger with Microsoft goes final, the comany is reportedly firing a bunch of top executives — timing it so that the workers don’t get full paydays for the merger. Lamesauce. source

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22:56 // 2 years ago
March 24, 2011
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February 25, 2011
From “Parker Spitzer” to just “Spitzer”: Kathleen Parker’s out, kids
Alright, so who wants to watch “In the Arena”? Mediaite reports that the weirdest relationship on television, CNN’s “Parker Spitzer,” is no longer with a female co-host. The Washington Post columnist will be leaving the show, and the show will be renamed on on Monday. Question of the day: Was Kathleen Parker just an excuse to ease Spitzer into his own show? source
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Alright, so who wants to watch “In the Arena”? Mediaite reports that the weirdest relationship on television, CNN’s “Parker Spitzer,” is no longer with a female co-host. The Washington Post columnist will be leaving the show, and the show will be renamed on on Monday. Question of the day: Was Kathleen Parker just an excuse to ease Spitzer into his own show? source

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14:41 // 3 years ago
January 6, 2011

The Juan Williams after-effect: NPR shakes up its leadership

  • cause NPR decided to quickly fire news analyst Juan Williams for saying that Muslims made him feel uncomfortable, which drew a lot of controversy and led Fox News to hire him full-time.
  • effect After an investigation into what happened, NPR’s Senior VP for News, Ellen Weiss, resigned, and CEO Vivian Schiller won’t be getting a bonus this year. Them’s the breaks. source
19:52 // 3 years ago