Peter Kafka

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Huffington Post Tech Boss Paul Berry Hands Over Duties to Google Vet

Paul Berry, the chief technology officer for AOL’s Huffington Post Media Group unit, is handing over day-to-day operations to Tim Dierks, the former Google engineer who joined the company in September. HuffPo PR tells Forbes that Berry will “be thinking directionally about what we should be doing”; prior to the move, Berry was seen as one of HuffPo’s chief assets.


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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