Update (10/29): Flagging is now live across all of Kinja, you should now see a flag option on every reply. On your blog and any blog where you're an admin, you can find a flagging queue in that blog's private view (blog.kinja.com/private/flagged).
Please see this weeks updates:
Hi All - the updates are fairly brief this week as the team has been focused on behind the scenes work:
Hi All - the big news this week of course is the release of our new Global Navigation which is now live across the whole Kinja network. Overall the feedback from users has been very positive, in particular the vastly improved mobile experience. We're keeping track of all the feedback and we'll be making improvements…
An open platform for collaborative, iterative and sustainable media: that's how we have defined Kinja. But collaboration between whom? Realizing our vision requires an undivided focus on the needs of our core users. And first we need to identify them clearly. So here goes.
We're very excited to introduce the new global navigation for Kinja.
Hi All - just a quick Tech update, a more robust update will be coming on Friday:
Hi All - keeping it short and sweet today, please see updates below, enjoy your Labor Day weekend:
We're introducing an update to pending replies that blurs images until you choose to see them. Update: This is now live across Kinja!
Hi All, apologies for the 2 week gap in weekly updates, the NY Tech team made the annual pilgrimage to Budapest to spend time with our Hungarian crew (who proved to be far better hosts than we are).
If you're a reader of the Gawker Media properties, you're likely aware of the problem we've been having with graphic content.
Welcome to this week's Tech Wrap-Up. Here's what is happening in our world as we head out to Budapest:
Hi All - welcome to the weekly Tech Wrap-Up. I just wanted to quickly address site stability over the last few weeks, and questions such as "Why the hell is Tech doing a server maintenance during the day?", "Why do the sites crash every time they do a maintenance?". A couple of weeks ago we had some hardware fail in…
Hi All - please see below this weeks Tech Wrap-Up
Hi All - welcome to this week's Tech Wrap-Up. We've been making some great strides on fixing issues over the last couple of weeks and I hope you're starting to see the improvements in the Editor.
Hi All - welcome to our very first Weekly Tech Team Wrap-up! I joined the Gawker Tech Team last month as Director of Program Management and one of my responsibleness is to give everyone more visibility into what we're up to.
This feature now live across Kinja.
Today, we'll be rolling out group chats and design updates to the rest of Kinja including Jezebel, Lifehacker, Gawker, and personal blogs.
We need a new way of holding company meetings. The ideal system would be independent of geography and time zone. It would be asynchronous, so replies can be entered even after the questioner has left the room. And it would not be dependent on proximity of microphone or the stability of the video connection.