Kara Swisher

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BoomTown as Web CEO: A Titanically Bad Idea

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Here’s an interview I did with Master of 500 Hats blogger Dave McClure last week, which I am sure to regret at some point.

Mostly because of this odd illustration he also did (that I secretly like way too much).

In it, he asks me what I would do with various big Internet companies if I were the supreme leader.

Not much! Thus, my flourishing career as a backseat driver!

Here’s the video:


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald