Marshall Kirkpatrick, Lead Writer
One of the savviest reporters in the world of Web 2.0, is Marshall Kirkpatrick. Kirkpatrick has unmatched expertise in microblogging, video and other emerging storytelling tools. Reporters at mainstream media outlets track this guy and follow the trends he spots.
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.
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Rob Malda, Editor
Slashdot is so much more than open source; it's one of the most trafficked technology sites in the world. Its Google Page Rank is higher than Fortune, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal and nearly all other tech sites.
Journalists are leaving media brands every week. Read the fruits of 16 confidential interviews with journalists now working at tech brands or PR agencies, and five interviews with the executives who hired these journalists.