After having its data center taken out by Hurricane Sandy, Gawker’s network of sites decided to invade Tumblr to continue posting its engaging, irreverent content.
Self-described “gossip merchant” Nick Denton isn’t as pessimistic about the future of old-school journalism as you might think.
The 21-year-old man who found and sold an Apple iPhone prototype has been identified by Wired.com. The man, Brian J. Hogan of Redwood City, Calif., expressed regrets through a statement released by his attorney that he sold the device to the tech blog Gizmodo for $5,000.
Gawker Media’s Gizmodo site is in for a legal fight with police about whether it has the same legal protections as other mainstream journalists.
Here’s our roundup of the week’s tech business news. First, the most popular stories VentureBeat published in the last seven days:
The next-generation iPhone prototype that turned up in the press this week is putting the spotlight on one particularly unlucky Apple engineer.