Just weeks after revealing it had raised $34 million in funding, DC-based Vox Media, the online publisher behind sports blog network SB Nation, technology blog The Verge and gaming blog Polygon, said on Monday it has acquired New York-based Curbed.com for a reported $20-$30 million. Curbed.com operates three sites targeting affluent, urban audiences -- Curbed.com, covering real estate; Eater, covering restaurants; and Racked, covering retailing. Read More
The Verge reports that Vine, the Twitter-owned video-sharing iOS app, that allows users to put together clips of videos to create six second loops, has introduced an update that warns users about age-restricted material. . Read More 4 comments
Washington, D.C. – The Washington Post on Wednesday announced a content sharing deal with The Verge, a new consumer technology news site being launched this fall by D.C.-based blog network SB Nation.
The partnership will include a weekly column in The Post by Joshua Topolsky, founding editor-in-chief of The Verge and former editor-in-chief of AOL’s Engadget. The column – to focus on technology culture, trends and reviews – will appear on The Post’s website Wednesday and in the paper Thursday. The [...].