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China to become second largest R&D spender

Expected to shell out $153.7 next year, China will surpass Japan as the world's second biggest spender on research and development, according to the Battelle Memorial Institute.

By December 15, 2010

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Q&A: Battelle talks blog roll-ups, Google, and Federated Media's future

Due to an editing error, when this story was initially published, a promo on the News.com home page inadvertently used a photo of John Battelle without attribution to the photographer, James Duncan Davidson. That photo no longer appears on the News.com si

By March 25, 2008

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Q&A: Battelle talks blog roll-ups, Google, and Federated Media's future

John Battelle, a co-founder of Wired and The Industry Standard magazines, talks about his latest online venture, Federated Media Publishing.

By March 21, 2008

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Malik, Arrington and Battelle: X-22, come in

Why did a collection of tech publishers and venture capitalists lend their voices to a Microsoft advertorial?

By June 22, 2007

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Federated Media announces layoffs, shift away from display ads

The ad network firm founded by former journalist John Battelle lays off off seven of its 90 employees but plans to make more hires in its more lucrative marketing division.

By January 16, 2009

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Oh, dear, here come the 'Facebook to buy Twitter' rumors

Web 2.0 conference organizer John Battelle decides to mess with everyone's head by suggesting Twitter is "just a feature" and perhaps Facebook could consider acquiring it.

By November 6, 2008

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Yang discusses a tumultuous time as leader

At the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, John Battelle, chairman of Federated Media Publishing, talks to Jerry Yang about his job as CEO of Yahoo. Yang discusses his decision to take the position, the challenges he's faced since then, and his vision for building a better advertising and content platform.

November 6, 2008

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Yahoo CEO: 'Best thing for Microsoft to do is to buy Yahoo'

At the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, John Battelle of Federated Media Publishing questions Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang about Microsoft's bid to buy Yahoo for $33 dollars a share earlier in 2008. Yang says the companies weren't far from agreeing on terms of a deal. He adds that Microsoft has made it clear that it is no longer interested in buying Yahoo.

November 6, 2008

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History lessons from the master of the browser

Marc Andreessen, co-founder of Netscape and co-author of Mosaic, sits down with John Battelle, founder and chairman of Federated Media publishing at the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. Andreessen talks about his current social-networking site Ning, and the impact of Facebook apps and Google's OpenSocial.

By April 29, 2008

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Federated Media closes on $50 million

FM founder John Battelle, who was also behind Wired and the Industry Standard, says that the investment was for a minority stake in FM.

By April 15, 2008