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President Obama is about 35 hours behind schedule

Aug 7, 2014
The Washington Post added up how late he's been through 2014.
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Syrian Electronic Army hacked U.S. media companies using Outbrain

Aug 16, 2013
The group supporting Bashar al-Assad hacked a service called Outbrain in order to target WaPo, CNN, and Time.
Posted In: Syria Internet, syria, cnn, washington post, hacking, cybersecurity

Jeff Bezos' prime target: Prestige?

Aug 6, 2013
What does Jeff Bezos get out of his purchase of the Washington Post for $250 million? (Besides a struggling media business, of course).
Posted In: washington post, New York Times, media, Amazon, jeff bezos

What is Jeff Bezos thinking buying WaPo?

Aug 6, 2013
The CEO of Amazon just bought The Washington Post for $250 million -- chump change to a guy worth $25 billion.
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Amazon CEO buys Washington Post

Aug 6, 2013
Why would an internet mogul buy a fading journalistic institution?
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Amazon's Jeff Bezos buys Washington Post

Aug 5, 2013
Days after the New York Times sold the Boston Globe to investor John Henry, the Washington Post Co. sold its flagship paper to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.
Posted In: newspapers, washington post, Amazon

Washington Post puts up paywall

Jun 12, 2013
The Washington Post is erecting a paywall. It’s one in a long list of newspapers that are trying this business model. So, how's it working out for them?
Posted In: media, news media, newspapers, washington post, paywalls

Washington Post Truth Teller app aims to fact check politicians in real-time

Feb 4, 2013
A new app from the Washington Post aims to automatically check political speeches for lies, darn lies, and other misrepresentations.
Posted In: app, washington post, politics

Washington Post jobs site hacked

Jul 8, 2011
The paper says that an "unauthorized third party" hacked into its jobs database and absconded with 1.27 million user ids and email addresses. No...
Posted In: hacking, phishing, scams, spam, spear phishing, washington post

Times and WaPo crowdsource Palin emails

Jun 10, 2011
The State of Alaska is releasing some 25,000 pages of emails today from the abbreviated gubernatorial career of Sarah Palin. That's a lot of pages....
Posted In: crowdsourcing, email, New York Times, palin, washington post