Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Bloggers vs. Journalists

This morning, bloggers reported that Google made a $400 million pledge towards becoming an ISP by buying a major WiFi hotspot provider.

Just one small problem with that story: it wasn’t true. That didn’t stop tech blogs from trying to be the first to break the story instead of checking with their sources first, nor did it stop them from arguing with real journalists.