Topic: gizmodo

The Wall Street Journal's Social Vendor Says Facebook Is Not Suppressing Conservative News

SocialFlow offers data-minded rebuttal

Facebook's main news section, called Trending, has never been so buzzy thanks to a political web it allegedly weaved itself, with many critics crawling to the surface in the last…

Nightly Show Host Larry Wilmore on the Difference Between Trolling and Lurking

Plus, how he feels about satirizing this election season

Specs Age 54 Claim to fame Host of Comedy Central's The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore (Mon.-Thurs., 11:30 p.m.) Base New York Twitter @LarryWilmore Adweek: What's the first information you consume in the morning? Larry…

4 Specialty Shops Trying to Make a Native Ad Land Grab

Treading on publisher and brand territory

With marketers increasingly wanting to become content creators, a number of specialty shops are trying to get in on the business that publishers and brands also are laying claim to.…

Thrillist Is Launching a Tech Publication

Microsoft Surface will be the premiere sponsor of Supercompressor

At a time when men define themselves by their phones as much as they do their cars, Thrillist Media Group sees an opening for a new Web publication to help…

Ford Puts Blog Fans in Driver's Seat

Fusion spots featuring auto enthusiasts' reviews debut on Gawker sites

A few weeks ago, auto enthusiasts Clay Smith and Rob Scafidi were posting random comments on the car blog Jalopnik about the 2013 Ford Fusion. The next thing they knew,…

No Charges for Gizmodo in iPhone Prototype Case

The men who found and sold it were charged

Prosecutors are letting Gawker Media’s tech blog Gizmodo off the hook for buying an iPhone 4 prototype after it was found in a Redwood City, Calif., bar in March 2010. San…

Social Media Background Check? Uh oh.

Gizmodo tests 'Social Intelligence' service

In May of this year, the FTC said a company called Social Intelligence could start conducting background checks on employees’ Internet and social media history. There was outrage when the…