Using unsuspecting WordPress sites as amplification vectors, a hacker takes down a popular Web site for hours.
Rather than giving any big product announcements, Zuckerberg talked about the recent acquisition of Whatsapp Messenger, Internet.org, and several other topics.
Matt Mullenweg swaps roles with current Automattic CEO Toni Schneider. It may be because Mullenweg's now 30, and he thinks twenty-somethings shouldn't run companies.
Google's social-network technology is grafted onto the self-publishing system, adding new sharing options and and giving WordPress posts prominence in search results.
Coalition of mostly mobile tech companies hopes to connect the 5 billion people in the world who do not yet have Internet access.
WordPress founder Matt Mullenweg says he usually sees 400 to 600 blog post defections from Tumblr per hour. But that figure apparently skyrocketed after news of the deal surfaced Sunday.
"We are providing worldwide geospatial infrastructure to empower people," says company CEO Kevin Montgomery.
It's a problem when Internet companies try to restrict users to their own turf, says the founder of a widely used online publishing software and service.
The popular blogging platform will accept the controversial peer-to-peer currency without the traditional "confirmations" for establishing a trustworthy reputation.
The article incorrectly listed Yelp as a member of FairSearch.org.