John Murrell

Recent Posts by John Murrell

Pope to Bless Twitter With His Presence

Using the handle @pontifex (from the Latin for “bridge builder”), Pope Benedict XVI has joined the Twitterverse and will utter his first tweet Dec. 12. Got a question for His Holiness? The hashtag #askpontifex is already pulling in responses, and the Internet being what it is, not all of them treat the issues with reverence.


We’re Taking the Day Off to Eat Too Much

November 28, 2013 at 3:00 am PT

Yahoo Snaps Up Image-Discovery Startup LookFlow

October 23, 2013 at 10:43 am PT

GoDaddy Acquires Online Invoicing Firm Ronin

October 02, 2013 at 11:13 am PT

Symantec Nominates Two New Directors

August 28, 2013 at 9:49 am PT

Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

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