Gawker Media

  • Times Internet CEO Satyan Gajwani Discusses His Company’s New Alliance With Gawker Media

    Times Internet CEO Satyan Gajwani Discusses His Company’s New Alliance With Gawker Media

    Gawker Media, which already has a presence in eight countries, is expanding its international reach even further. Nick Denton, the founder of the company and blog network, announced yesterday that it has entered a strategic partnership with Times Internet, the digital arm of India’s Times Group. Times Internet will manage the Indian versions of Gizmodo and Lifehacker, both of which… Read More

  • Gawker's Gulp Moment: Big Redesign Is Driving People Away

    Gawker's Gulp Moment: Big Redesign Is Driving People Away

    About ten days ago, gossip blog Gawker and its sister sites Gizmodo, Lifehacker and others switched over to a drastic redesign which was met with plenty of jeers. People always complain about design changes, but this time it looks like several of Gawker’s sites actually took a major hit to traffic. According to Quantcast, which directly measures the sites, Gawker’s U.S. daily… Read More

  • Gawker Media Grinds To A Halt – Gizmodo, Lifehacker, Other Blogs Down (Update)

    Gawker Media Grinds To A Halt – Gizmodo, Lifehacker, Other Blogs Down (Update)

    We’ve had our fair share of outages around here, but we’re not nearly as big as the Gawker blogging empire is, so it’s worth noting that every site in the Gawker Media blog network is currently down and out. From Gizmodo to Gawker.com, Kotaku, Jezebel and Lifehacker, every visitor to the sites operated by the new media company is being served a dry message that reads… Read More

  • Next Question: Are The Police After Gawker Or The Person Who Took The iPhone?

    Next Question: Are The Police After Gawker Or The Person Who Took The iPhone?

    So yeah, that just happened. Friday evening, police raided the home of Gizmodo editor Jason Chen. Their mission? To search the premise and confiscate all items that could be related to the supposed theft of the next generation iPhone prototype. Ever since it initially broke, this story has been fascinating for a number of reasons, and new ones continue to reveal themselves. What may be… Read More

  • A Valleywag Out. Owen Thomas Leaving Gawker.

    A Valleywag Out. Owen Thomas Leaving Gawker.

    Owen Thomas, who has run the Silicon Valley gossip rag Valleywag for the past couple years, is leaving Gawker, the site’s parent company, we’ve learned. This move is a bad blow for the site which significantly cut its workforce a few months ago as it was rolled under the larger Gawker.com umbrella, and made into a column. Thomas, who was previously an editor with Business 2.0… Read More