Moving to a brand new city where you don't know anyone? Fuh-fuh-frightening. Not for this guy who posted on Craigslist looking for a roommate. In his words, he's a master chef of yellow squash carpaccio, Vonnegut reader, James Fucking Taylor on the geetar and not a racist.
Gizmodo's looking for an investigative journalist to tear at the seams of the PR machine's flawless image. You must be an ace reporter, hungry for scoops and know how to hit the phones and the online databases.
What a coincidence. WikiLeaks releases embarrassing information exposing the United States and many other countries and the Interpol issues a Red Notice for Julian Assange, the founder of the site. He's being hunted down for alleged "sexual offences":
We're looking for reporters based in either the San Francisco or New York areas. You need to know your tech, but even more importantly you need to be able to sniff out a good story.
For those of you who have seen the Angelina Jolie/James McAvoy violence-fueled campfest Wanted, Wired has an expose up on how they filmed some of their craziest scenes. Russian director Timur Bakmambetov used his own Moscow-based special effects company to create the movie's non-stop, over-the-top action. At his…
Gizmodo is looking to expand our weekend staff with a seasoned writer (6 months minimum experience required). If you're interested in the position, please send an email titled "Weekend Writer Applicant" to our tips line. Make sure to include:
Before I moved from Wired to Gizmodo, I thought about it long and hard. Going from a traditional publication, where I was comfortable, to a blog, was pretty unorthodox of a move. At Wired, I had the support of copy editors, fact checkers, a big budget for writers, and my deadlines were measured in days, not minutes.…