Peter Kafka, Blogger
After a decade at Forbes and a shorter stint at Silicon Alley Insider, Peter Kafka brings his considerable reporting skills to the Wall Street Journal's popular web site, AllThingsD. Kafka specializes in tracking the media business and all companies that affect it -- especially those based on the East Coast.
Rob Malda, Editor
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Jeff Burt, Managing Director
Jason Brooks, Executive Editor
It's harder than ever to find someone to review your IT product. Labs are folding left and right, but eWeek Labs is still standing tall.
IDG has combined CXO Media and Network World into a single organization called CXO Media Network World. Michael Friedenberg is CEO and president of the new group; Network World's John Gallant is executive VP and GM. The new organization, in part, is modeled after IDG's PCW Communications, which houses PC World and MacWorld under one corporate roof.
No layoffs have resulted, though IDG seeks to develop "shared services" that may produce a few down the line.
Ashlee Vance, enterprise tech reporter
The New York Times
At last! A major title invests in enterprise editorial! The New York Times this fall hired Ashlee Vance and assigned him to the long-ignored enterprise technology beat.
Perhaps predictably, Forrester Research CEO George Colony sees tech spending holding up fairly well in the recession.