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John Battelle

(VIDEO) John Battelle's Programmatic Platform for Mid-Tail Publishers is Reaching Scale

Andy Plesser | Posted 01.10.2015 | Media
Andy Plesser

When John Battelle sold Federated Media earlier this year, he kept control of the company's programmatic publishing SSP which he named sovrn.   Sovrn...

Destined to Be an Entrepreneur

Nova Lorraine | Posted 06.03.2014 | Business
Nova Lorraine

His ability to see patterns in technology and media that are not readily apparent to most is astonishing. Join me in getting to know one of today's most forward thinking business leaders.

WATCH: John Battelle On Our 10-Year-Hallucination Of Apps For Everything

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

One of the most anticipated sessions at SXSW Interactive this year features publishing innovator and sovrn Executive Chairman John Battelle in convers...

John Battelle on His New Venture: Programmatic for Publishers Big and Small

Andy Plesser | Posted 04.19.2014 | Technology
Andy Plesser

PALM SPRINGS, CA -  John Battelle, who sold Federated Media last month,  has kept the programmatic unit of the company which is called Sovryn.  In...

Joe Van Brussel

Get Your Chance To Go Inside Twitter, Google And Other Top Offices | Joe Van Brussel | Posted 05.15.2013 | Impact

Revolutionary companies like Google are helping make information more accessible, but it seems that for the general public, the doors to those very co...

The Human Face of Big Data: An Interview with Rick Smolan

Phil Simon | Posted 06.16.2013 | Books
Phil Simon

Big Data is nothing less than fascinating, as many books on the subject evince. There are so many applications, so many facets of our lives that will ...

Keep Your Author Platform Rooted in the Independent Web

Anne Hill | Posted 04.14.2012 | Books
Anne Hill

Yet when the day comes that they change their policies to take more of our value, don't get caught without an independent web platform of your own. Start now to anchor that taproot in your own garden, and reap the benefits of your own hard work for years to come.

Arianna, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Speak

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Arianna Huffington and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong appeared jointly Tuesday at John Battelle's Signal LA: The Content Marketing Conversation presented by F...

John Battelle on "Going Google"

Jarvis Coffin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jarvis Coffin

Google is back in the software business as a producer of applications that compete with Microsoft.

The Latest Web Search Development: From Intentions to Insights

Penny Herscher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Penny Herscher

John Batelle, one of the gurus of Search, wrote as early as 2004 that the secret of Google's success was its understanding of the web as a database of intentions.

Video: Apple will Have a Powerful Search Engine for the "AppWorld," John Battelle

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.07.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

LOS ANGELES -- Despite the explicit denial by Apple CEO Steve Jobs on plans to build a search engine, the company is doing exactly that, says John Bat...

Wired Founding Publisher: Advertisers want "Conversations" With Online Audience

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.29.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

John Battelle, a pioneer in publishing who was the first publisher of Wired and the Industry Standard, has been running an ad agency for blogs and other niche publishers called Federated Media.

Dana Perino: HuffPo is Doing a "Good Job"

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.29.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

Perino had some nice things to say about the Huffington Post onstage and off in this interview. She told me the site is "rebuilding its reputation and dong a pretty good job."

Can Obama Really Deliver on World 2.0 Promise?

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

If the new president goes straight to the people with his talking points, will the Obama administration even need the elite mainstream media to get his message out?