Sunday, June 30, 2013

32 days later

GigaOm got in touch with John Cook on Friday to ask what will happen with the over $184,000 raised from the Crackstarter campaign.  The response:
"I'm presently reaching out to potential recipients to find a good home for the money. Hope to have something to announce soon," Gawker editor, John Cook, wrote in reply to an email query.
So he's still in the "reaching out" phase, which admittedly can take a while.


  1. don't forget to add that he'll ban you from commenting if you ask about the failed fundraiser in the comments section

    1. Yeah, I may get to that later and examine how Gawker's policy works. In the meantime, here's the blogpost from QueenBathurst that gives some perspective: