Dove's 'Real Beauty' Hits a Rough Patch
The brand's latest "Campaign for Real Beauty" video, in which women are tricked into believing they're wearing pharmaceutical patches that will make them feel more beautiful, is raising the ire of commentators in social and conventional media.
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Gawker's io9 Launches Animation Website
This week the influential Gawker Media brand launched an animation-specific site called, quite plainly, Animation .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Publications aim to make debunking as popular as fake images
Adrienne LaFrance and Matt Novak live in different cities and write for different sites in the Gawker Media network.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
New York Magazine
Riding an Uber With Sam Biddle, the Tech World's Least Beloved Watchdog
Sam Biddle stands outside the high glass door of the Tesla dealership in Chelsea, squinting through the shiny pane.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
New York Magazine
Conde Nast Settled With the Interns
Cond Nast CEO Charles Townsend told WWD the settlement will allow the company "to devote our time and resources towards developing meaningful, new opportunities to support up-and-coming talent."
Off Beat: Gawker, Tarantino courtroom drama
Quentin Tarantino's latest drama continues to play out in the courtroom rather than on the big screen, with the latest court filings focused on the acclaimed director's motive for filing a lawsuit against Gawker Media Group Inc. The acclaimed director had gone medieval on Cayman Islands-based Gawker for publishing a link to a stolen copy of a ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Job: Staff Illustrator/Designer
See that generic stock photo at the top of this post? We like to avoid this. So we're looking to fill a position for a staff illustrator/designer.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Subreddit Drama Over Tesla Leads To Hilarious Circular Firing Squad
This weekend was supposed to be a fairly uneventful weekend for Tesla, as weekends for Tesla go.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
American Journalism Review
The Pay-Per-Visit Debate: Is Chasing Traffic Hurting Journalism?
Editor's Note: This is the fourth post in a series examining the influence of analytics on how news is produced.
Courthouse News Service
Tarantino Continues War With Gawker
Quentin Tarantino is fighting Gawker Media's attempt to dismiss his lawsuit against what he calls a "predatory" news service.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Daily Beast
Why Did Gwyneth and Chris Split? By Melissa Leon
The end of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin's marriage is sudden, but it's definitely no surprise.
Future to launch Kotaku and Lifehacker in the UK
Future, the international media group, has extended its penetration of the gaming and technology sectors with a new licensing deal with Gawker Media.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
BuzzFeed Teams Up With Ex-Gawker Traffic Guru at Whisper
BuzzFeed has reached a content-sharing agreement with Whisper , an anonymous social network where former Gawker traffic guru Neetzan Zimmerman is now editor-in-chief.