Jack Schofield

Freelance blogger

Jack Schofield spent the 1970s editing photography magazines before becoming editor of an early UK computer magazine, Practical Computing. In 1983, he started writing a weekly computer column for the Guardian, and joined the staff to launch the newspaper's weekly computer supplement in 1985. This section launched the Guardian’s first website and, in 2001, its first real blog. When the printed section was dropped after 25 years and a couple of reincarnations, he felt it was a time for a change....

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Meet the new Digg: a Pinterest for news links

Meet the new Digg: a Pinterest for news links

Digg has been taken over, rewritten and relaunched in record time, but it bears little resemblance to the Old Digg: it's more like a news-oriented Pinterest. But while it seems unlikely to appeal strongly to its old audience, New Digg might find a new one.

August 1, 2012 by in Start-Ups