Apr 11, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Bay Area News Group editor named editor-in-chief of Digital First Media
Butler, editor and senior vice president of the San Jose Mercury News and its sister papers in the Bay Area News Group, will oversee the news and content operations at DFM's 75 daily newspapers as well as all weekly and digital newsgathering operations across the country.
The Huffington Post
The View From New Haven: What Went Wrong With Digital First
Early today, Ken Doctor reported at the Nieman Journalism Lab that Digital First Media was pulling the plug on Project Thunderdome , an initiative to provide national and international content to the company's 75 daily newspapers and other publications and websites.
The Washington Post
Digital Firsta s Project Thunderdome faces cuts
Project Thunderdome, an innovative experiment in producing news content for 75 daily newspapers across the country, will be slashed by its owner in a cost-cutting move, people close to the venture said Tuesday.