Dice Holdings Pays $20M Cash For Slashdot, SourceForge And Freecode From Geeknet

Some consolidation is afoot in online media: <a target="_blank" href="">Dice Holdings</a>, the career website owner, has bought the online media business of <a target="_

CmdrTaco Leaves Slashdot

If you have been, in any way, involved in the Internet in the past decade or so you'll know the name <a HREF="!/cmdrtaco">CmdrTaco</a>. His real name is Rob Malda and he started S

Slashdot asks: can nerds date believers in astrology?

[photopress:astrology_planet_chart.jpg,full,center] Over the weekend, my friend Jimbo and I had a pretty good conversation about hippies, and about my uncanny ability to get into fights with them ever

Slashdot hates on Digg's 'tyrannical' user-driven model

[photopress:sdigg.jpg,full,center] Slashdot used to be the place to go for tech news. I now go there because, while the news may be a little older than what you can find on blogs, the comments are usu

Instantly Hooked on

Three sites I use often are Digg, Slashdot and If you want to find out what’s hot right now on the Internet, those sites will tell you (although Memeorandum usually gets the

Digg is (almost) as big as Slashdot

Digg continues to increase its traffic at an impressive rate, and is clearly set to overtake Slashdot within a month or so (thanks for the link Brian). The image, from one year traffic trend, shows Di