Monthly Archives: March 2015

Gigaom and The End of an Era

The news of Gigaom’s abrupt closure sent shockwaves through the tech world last week. The widely–respected blog had been a prime pitch target for tech companies that wanted to generate meaningful stories about their businesses. Those of us in PR talked it about in the same breath as big players like TechCrunch, Re/Code and Venturebeat. Not surprisingly, the Gigaom closure triggered an avalanche of online discussion from tech insiders and aficionados. It generated more than 10,000 tweets over a two day period, including from nearly all major media who also …

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