Coming Soon...Kotaku UK
If you live in the U.K., you're about to get your very own version of Kotaku . The good people at Future Publishing are partnering with our team at Gawker Media to launch Kotaku UK .
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Film School Rejects
Gawker Fires Back At Tarantino, Demands Dismissal of 'Hateful Eight' Lawsuit
Gawker Media has a message for Quentin Tarantino , and that message is, "You don't have a legal leg to stand on."
Future bringing Kotaku to the UK
While Kotaku already reached 1.1 million unique users in the UK each month, the new site will feature localised content, "created and curated by Future."
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Straits Times
Gossip website wants Tarantino lawsuit thrown out
Gossip website Gawker has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by Quentin Tarantino seeking at least US$2 million over the publication of a leaked screenplay for what was to be his latest movie.
Gawker's Nick Denton Says BuzzFeed is 'Pointless.' Also a 'Perfect Competitor.'
Gawker Media founder Nick Denton used his company's own commenting platform to field a virtual company meeting on Tuesday, taking questions on the company's competition, turnover among top editors and whether there's room for one more guest at his wedding.
Duly Noted: SAC Capital changes its name
John Catsimatidis, chairman, president and CEO at Red Apple Group, discusses Warren Buffett's involvement New York City real estate, rising rents and the prospect of raising city property taxes on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Gawker Wants Quentin Tarantino 'Hateful Eight' Copyright Suit Tossed
EXCLUSIVE: More than a month after Quentin Tarantino slapped Gawker with a copyright infringement lawsuit over its promotion and dissemination of his leaked and now shelved The Hateful Eight script, the website today responded in the courts - and they want the whole thing thrown out.
New York Magazine
Gawker Editor John Cook Joining Glenn Greenwald, Matt Taibbi at First Look Media
Pierre Omidyar, the eBay billionaire turned independent media patron, has snagged his next investigative journalist for the budding First Look Media project, in the form of Gawker editor John Cook, reports Recode .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
'Dr. Phil Show' Copyright-Infringement Suit Involving Girlfriend Hoax Comes to an End
Peteski Productions Inc., owner of the copyright to the syndicated "Dr. Phil Show," has settled its suit against Gawker Media for allegedly scooping the show on an interview with the perpetrator of a girlfriend hoax.
Lone Star Ball
Thursday 3/6/14 OT
Deadspin is a sports website owned by Gawker Media and was launched in September 2005.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Check out my new weather site at Gawker.
After over four years of blogging here at DailyKos and eight months of writing for the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang , I'm beyond thrilled to announce that that I've been brought on by Gawker Media as the writer for their new weather website called " The Vane ."
Vice Is Very Touchy About Its Wonderful Work on Behalf of Brands
Shane Smith, the burly head of the VICE empire, is now worth several hundred million dollars, thanks to his company's peerless ability to sell counterculture cool to mainstream corporations .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
'Gawker Is Snarkier Than I'd Like': Outtakes From My...
Eight thousand words sounds awfully long for a Q&A, but for someone with as much to say as Nick Denton, it's really only the beginning.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
New York Magazine
Sean Parker Becomes Latest Tech Billionaire to Invoke Nazis for...
Napster and Facebook billionaire Sean Parker has been greatly wronged again. When the tech press reported that his $10 million Games of Thrones -style wedding in a California redwood forest was bad for the earth , he responded with a 9,500 word rebuttal .
Publishers are greeting social media traffic with bigger ads
Content publishers including The New York Times and Gawker Media are increasing the number and size of display ads for traffic referred from social media.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Yes, But, However
Gawker Boss: MSM Can't Handle the 'Pansexual Messiness' of Gay Sexual Histories
Nick Denton, the British-born boss of Gawker Media, was interviewed by media writer Jeff Bercovici for Playboy magazine.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Tarantino vs. Gawker Media Group: Court Lacks Jurisdiction Over Cayman Islands Corporation
Major-league crybaby Quentin Tarantino has decided to sue the pants off Gawker, claiming that they ruined his movie by posting links to the script online.
Lena Dunham Has 'Trouble Respecting' Move to Publish Untouched Photos
Gawker Media's feminist site Jezebel offered $10,000 last month for un-retouched images of Lena Dunham's shoot for Vogue magazine.
Albany Times Union
Nick Denton: Zuckerberg Tweaked The Facebook Algorithm After The Ceo Of Buzzfeed Told Him To
Gawker Media leader Nick Denton says that last year Peretti told Zuckerberg to tweak News Feed algorithms to spray more traffic at publishers.
Nick Denton On How Gawker, Uber and Facebook Will Save Humanity
Nick Denton has a bit of a sinister reputation. His websites have ruined careers, toppled leaders, sparked lawsuits and criminal investigations and made Steve Jobs very angry .