Will Write Code For A Million Dollars

According to Chicago Sun Times, two-year-old Particiapte Media, maker of Buzz Tracker (which is still in Beta), has been acquired by Yahoo for an undisclosed sum.
The price for is rumored to be five million dollars.
Buzz Tracker aggregates news, blog postings and other forms of Internet-based content from more than 90,000 sources.
Buzz Tracker’s Alan Warms, 41, was named general manager of Yahoo! News and will relocate from Chicago to Santa Monica.
“They are the biggest player in news,” said Warms. “If you have the chance to join the New York Yankees you have to do it.”



About David Burn

I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.