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#1 +Frank B.

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Posted 01 January 2014 - 10:16

All Things D, the WSJ tech blog run by Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, is closing down: 'You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello'


To most All Things D is known for its annual D conference, which brought us gems like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs being interviewed together at D5 (2007).



Mossberg and Swisher aren't going to rest however; midnight ET January 2nd their new site Re/code will open. We shall see whether the new site can gain as much traction as All Things D had.

#2 Elliot B.

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Posted 01 January 2014 - 11:30


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Posted 04 January 2014 - 16:47

WSJ didn't renew the contract, they'd rather have more in-house tech news.


#4 Master of Earth

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Posted 04 January 2014 - 17:01

They foresee a repercussion will happen at this year annual D conference if they don't move quickly to recode. 

#5 Otto Gunter

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Posted 04 January 2014 - 17:02

Tried it out by doing a search for "surface", got two hits both with nothing to do about MS Surface.  That, and the fact that the layout hurt my eyes, makes me doubt I will ever return to their site.

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Posted 05 January 2014 - 00:45

WSJ didn't renew the contract, they'd rather have more in-house tech news.


That doesn't seem like a good reason to close an entire site. It had name recognition, something that takes forever to build. 

#7 Jason S.

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Posted 09 January 2014 - 18:55

immature, i know, but i always saw "All Things D" and immediately thought of 'douche'

#8 vcfan



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Posted 09 January 2014 - 19:01

good riddance

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