Information’s Triumph? Three Ways TechCrunch Challenges Ideas Of Journalism [Headlines]
C.W. Anderson lists how the tech-industry news site forces journalists to think differently.
In the spirit of doing what one does best and linking to the rest, I’ll dispense with a lengthy overview of the controversy that erupted when AOL CEO Tim Armstrong and Silicon Valley power-broker and TechCrunch founder Mike Arrington announced the launch of what they called “the CrunchFund” — a venture fund that will “invest in start-ups, including some that [Arrington] and his staff write about” on TechCrunch, their incredibly popular and powerful tech industry news site.