Protocol taps Kaye as senior reporter

Kate Kaye, platforms, data and privacy reporter at Digiday, has left to join Protocol as a senior reporter covering artificial intelligence and data. She is also the founder of RedTail AI, a journalistic endeavor illuminating complex artificial intelligence concepts and tracking AI and tech ethics issues. She was also an audio and podcast journalist and producer […]

Protocol’s Dickey to depart for VC firm

Protocol tech reporter Megan Rose Dickey is leaving the website and will become chief content officer at Backstage Capital, which invests in what it calls “underestimated” founders. Her last day will be Friday. “I’ve always been drawn to telling stories that highlight diversity and have the potential to create a more equitable tech ecosystem,” she […]

Protocol seeks a news editor

The tech world is awash in news. New products; endless fundraising announcements; powerful CEOs bickering with each other and Congress while simultaneously making industry-shaking moves; inventions that matter; inventions that don’t. Protocol’s audience needs someone to help them make sense of all that, to understand what matters and why. And that’s you. As News Editor, […]

Protocol seeks news writers

Protocol is seeking journalists who can quickly, accurately and smartly translate the most important stories happening in the world for our audience. This is the fastest-paced job in the Protocol newsroom, in which you’ll have your finger on the pulse of everything happening in the tech world. You’ll write multiple stories a day, on a […]

Protocol hires Cherney to cover semiconductors

Tech news site Protocol has hired Barron’s tech reporter Max Cherney to cover semiconductors. He will start next month. Before Barron’s, Cherney was with Dow Jones sister company MarketWatch.com and had covered public pot companies. He previously covered e-commerce for IBD, with a focus on Amazon, and most recently was a staffer for J, the Jewish news weekly of […]

Protocol hires Lawrence as a reporter

Tech news site Protocol has hired Lizzy Lawrence to cover  tools and productivity software in the workplace. She will start next month. Lawrence has been at the Baltimore Sun this summer as an intern. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where she was editor in chief of the Michigan Daily. While in college, […]

Axel Springer, parent of Insider, is buying Politico and Protocol for $1 billion

German publisher Axel Springer announced Thursday that it plans to acquire digital media site Politico for about $1 billion, reports Lauren Feiner of CNBC. Feiner reports, “The acquisition grows the publishing group’s portfolio in the U.S. further, adding to its ownership of Insider and Morning Brew. Axel Springer is the German publishing giant behind major news outlets like […]

WSJ’s Ma leaving for Protocol

Michelle Ma, news editor for live journalism and special coverage at The Wall Street Journal, is leaving to join Protocol as a tech reporter covering management, leadership and the world of work. Her new role begins in September. Ma had been with the Journal for over 3 years. Prior to that, she was a staff […]

Protocol appoints Seidel digital editor

Jane Seidel, a social media manager at Protocol has taken on an expanded role of digital editor. Previously, Seidel was at The Wall Street Journal where she served as a junior audience analyst and then as a platform producer. Additionally, she also interned at Pace Communications, NBCUniversal Media and The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Seidel […]

Protocol appoints Krazit its enterprise editor

Tom Krazit is now an enterprise editor at Protocol, overseeing coverage and planning for a big expansion. Recently, Krazit was a senior reporter, covering cloud computing and enterprise technology for Protocol. He was editor-in-chief of Mostly Cloudy, an independent newsletter covering cloud computing. He has also covered technology for various news outlets, including GeekWire, CNET […]