NewsTilt (W10) Aims To Help Journalists Create A Business Model For Content

The business and content models behind news have been changing dramatically over the past few years; with the mechanisms by which journalists interact with their audiences constantly transforming along the way. Y Combinator- backed NewsLabs is launching a platform, called NewsTilt, that will help aim to help journalists adapt the future of online news. The platform will officially launch tomorrow.

full article at techcrunch.com

 

Facebook Acquires Divvyshot (W09)!

We are excited to announce that we’ve received an offer we can’t refuse. Facebook recently reached out to us about acquiring Divvyshot. The more we’ve learned about the team, their direction, and their product, the more excited we’ve become about this opportunity.

As a result, we’ve reached an agreement with Facebook for them to acquire many of the company’s assets. We will join the Facebook engineering team and focus on Facebook Photos.

Congrats Sam Odio & team!