• Expect A Gentler Valleywag In 2015

    Expect A Gentler Valleywag In 2015

    “If I had my druthers, I’d write about AI, and supercomputers, and fusion energy. I don’t really care about who’s fucking whom,” new Valleywag editor Dan Lyons tells me, signaling a tone shift for the tech tabloid. “Even when I did the fake Steve stuff, I had a rule that I never wanted to write about Steve’s family or his wife. It was just about… Read More

  • 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 umbrella, and made into a column. Thomas, who was previously an editor with Business 2.0… Read More