Mashable

  • Mashable Finalizes $14M First Outside Funding Round

    Mashable Finalizes $14M First Outside Funding Round

    Tech and social media blog Mashable has raised a total of $14 million in a Series A investment round led by Tribune Digital Ventures, the company announced today. The funding adds nearly $1 million to the $13.3 million the company revealed it had raised as of early January this year, and represents the first time the site has sought outside funding. Mashable has offices in New York City and… Read More

  • Lance Ulanoff Out As Editor Of Mashable

    Lance Ulanoff Out As Editor Of Mashable

    Lance Ulanoff, former editor-in-chief of PCMag.com, has been move to an editor-at-large and chief correspondent position at Mashable, effectively removing him from the EIC position at that title. Read More

  • Mashable Raises $13M In Its First Outside Funding

    Mashable Raises $13M In Its First Outside Funding

    Mashable has raised $13 million in Series A funding. CNN (which was previously rumored to be in talks to buy Mashable) broke the news, and Mashable has confirmed the funding in a post of its own. Founded in 2005, the site has since expanded from its initial focus from tech, particularly social media, to include entertainment, lifestyle, and other news. In the funding post, founder Pete… Read More

  • Pete Cashmore Denies CNN Acquisition Rumor To Mashable Staff

    Pete Cashmore Denies CNN Acquisition Rumor To Mashable Staff

    The hot SXSW rumor is that CNN is looking to acquire Mashable for some $200 million. But right now it’s just that: a rumor. In fact we just heard from a trusted Mashable staffer that founder and CEO Pete Cashmore is denying the reports to senior level Mashable editors. But that might not mean anything. Mike and Heather gave us TCers the same line up until Tim Armstrong showed up at Disrupt. Read More