Reporter Drange among layoffs at Protocol

Reporter Matt Drange is among the 13 layoffs at technology site Protocol on Tuesday. He joined Protocol from The Information. Drange joined the investigative unit of The Information in March 2018. He recently won the Birger Award from the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing as the best business journalist under the age of […]

Mangalindan leaves Protocol as part of layoffs

JP Mangalindan, a contributing editor at Protocol, is among the 13 staffers who were laid off from the tech news publication. He focused on large tech companies and tech culture. Mangalindan had joined Protocol from Yahoo Finance, where covered the intersection of business and technology. He previously worked at Mashable covering the giants of the […]

Note from top editors announcing Protocol’s 13 layoffs

Protocol president Tammy Wincup and executive editor Tim Grieve sent out the following announcement to the staff on Tuesday: Team, When we launched Protocol on February 5th, the economy was strong, the stock market was hitting record highs, and the unemployment rate was the lowest it’s been in 50 years. That was 11 weeks and […]

Field among the 13 layoffs at Protocol

Hayden Field is among the reporters who were laid off Tuesday by new tech site Protocol. There were 13 staffers who were laid off. Among them was Silicon Valley reporter Levi Sumagaysay. She had been reporting from New York covering artificial intelligence and the people and power of technology. Field joined Protocol after being associate […]

Tech news reporter Sumagaysay departs Protocol

Levi Sumagaysay, a tech reporter hired earlier this year by new tech news site Protocol, is leaving the website. “It’s been a wild ride, these 25 years in journalism, which is more vital now than ever. I hope my ride is not over for good,” she wrote on Twitter. Sumagaysay reported on Silicon Valley. She […]

Protocol seeks a financial technology reporter

Protocol is hiring a reporter to cover the world of financial technology, including payment systems, financial back-end systems, transaction management, trading, blockchain and the regulations that govern that world. We’re looking for someone who will understand the role that some of the biggest tech companies (Facebook, Apple, Google, etc.) play and hope to play in […]

Protocol seeks a health tech reporter

Protocol is hiring a reporter to cover the world of health and medical technology — everything from telemedicine and health apps to data management, genomics, AI in health care, and personal health devices like fitness trackers. We’re looking for someone who will understand how governments regulate health and medical devices and data, and who will […]

Protocol seeks a business editor

Protocol is hiring a business editor. The ideal candidate should have substantial experience assigning and editing stories about business and finance as well as considerable knowledge of the tech industry. We are looking for someone who can quickly and decisively analyze the latest news and then assign stories that fit our mission of telling a […]

Protocol expands DC and NY bureau with two new hires

Protocol has hired The Hill’s Emily Birnbaum and Entrepreneur’s Hayden Field, who will be reporting from the Washington and New York bureaus respectively. Before joining The Hill as a tech policy reporter, Birnbaum was a news editor at Kenyon Collegian. She also served as a communications intern at the Center for Strategic and International Studies […]

Tech site Protocol to launch on Wednesday

Protocol, the new tech news website backed by the publisher of Politico, will officially launch Wednesday. Also launching Wednesday is “Source Code,” Protocol editor at large David Pierce’s daily guide to what’s happening in tech, both from inside the business of technology and across the transformation of the global economy. “Source Code” will be delivered […]