By Brenna Maloney In 1975, Tom Michell rescued a tar-covered penguin from an oil spill in Uruguay. And while Juan Salvador (John Saved), the penguin, is central to this story, the main characters in this book are the people in Michell’s life who interact with Juan. This mute little creature brought out the best in all who crossed his path.
John Maloney: We are large-cap -- and occasionally mid-cap -- value investors. We have a value approach to investing. Some people look at what we do and they say, "Well, it's value, but it also leans a little bit toward growth." I will accept that. Some of the things I'm [...]
On 38 minutes, Stoke forward Jon Walters put Martin O’Neill’s side 1-0 to the good from close range. Two minutes after the break, Shaun Maloney curled in the equaliser, aided by a deflection from John O’Shea. The draw leaves Scotland in the driving seat for third position in Group D of Euro 2016 qualifying. Show More Summary
In today’s LA Times memo announcing the Spring Street arrival of pop music editor Devon Maloney (pictured), assistant managing editor John Corrigan throws in some nice personal touches. Most notably: And fair warning: If you should find...Show More Summary
Back to the Silicon Alley 100 >> Nat Turner, Zach Weinberg Shane Smith, Suroosh Alvi Jonathan Zabusky, Matt Maloney, Mike Evans Jonah Peretti, Greg Coleman Chip Paucek, John Katzman, Jeremy Johnson Brett Wilson, John Hughes Andrew Toy,...Show More Summary
In the latest sign of big ambitions for the nascent mobile news space, John Maloney, the former president of Tumblr, is joining Circa in the same role. When Maloney first joined Tumblr as a consultant, in 2008, it was even smaller than Circa is now — basically just David Karp and his co-founder, Marco Arment. [...]
Former Tumblr president John Maloney has found a new home as president of mobile news startup Circa, reports Re/code. Maloney hasn’t had an official role at another company since he stepped down from as president at Tumblr in 2012. His …
All photos courtesy John Maloney. In 1923, John L. Maloney went to work for Ternstedt Manufacturing, a Detroit-based firm that by then had essentially become a supplier to Fisher Body. Assigned to the body shop, he found himself working all day long in clouds of sawdust raised by the machines that cut wood to the […]
This past October, John Maloney stepped down from his post as CEO at Volvo Cars North America. In his place, the Swedish automaker tentatively promoted Tony Nicolosi, who had until then served as head of Volvo Car Financial Services....Show More Summary
Socratic today announced that it has raised $1.5 million from Spark Capital, Betaworks, John Maloney, Terrapin Bale, Chris Dixon and David Tisch. The company (formerly known as Vespr) aggregates and organizes video lessons (first, high school and college content; today, just chemistry and physics) so teachers and students can use them as resources.
Helsinki and New York based startup ThingLink has closed a new $2 million financing round led by Helsinki-VC firm Inventure Oy. Other participants include angel investments from former Tumblr president John Maloney, the CEO of Fremantle Media. Show More Summary
Perianth Interior Design’s Hilary Unger, …Contractor John P. Maloney and Millworker Michael O’Boy recently collaborated to create an addition to an opulent yet family-oriented townhouse on the Upper East Side. This historic 1917 limestone...Show More Summary
Sandra Maloney Man accused of murder waives extradition ‘Smell of death’ called a tip-off Murder trial of former detective goes to jury today Jury finds ex-detective guilty of killing his wife Ex-officer gets life for murder Some question guilty verdict Maloney’s relatives insist that he isn’t guilty of murdering his estranged wife ‘I caught a [...]
Did you get a chance to see Betty White on The Tonight Show this week? Oh, look, it's anti-gay GOP House Speaker John Boehner with the new gay Congressmen Sean Patrick Maloney and Mark Pocan and their lovely husbands and...
Oh, irony! Buzzfeed noticed that House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) met "two new gay Congressional spouses" at the swearing-in ceremonies of Rep. Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) and NY's first gay Congressman, Rep. Sean Maloney, who represents the lower Hudson Valley. Show More Summary
Today, Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Michael Bennet (D-CO), and Congresspeople Ted Poe (TX-02) and Carolyn Maloney (D-14) will hold a press conference to discuss the Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Registry (SAFER) Act of 2012. The bipartisan no-cost bill targets rape kit backlogs, helping law enforcement log up-to-date information on each rape case into the registry. More »
After a brief hiatus from any official tech role, former Tumblr president John Maloney will be joining the board of custom store platform Storenvy this week. A combination of custom storefront builder and a eCommerce discovery platform...Show More Summary
Light-blogging service Tumblr now has 105 employees, up from 30 employees about a year ago, CEO David Karp said on stage at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in New York today. John Maloney, former president of Tumblr, just left theShow More Summary
Volvo’s new North American-market CEO, John Maloney, says that the Chinese-owned Swedish automaker is looking to move further upmarket while also gaining a larger share overall of the premium car market. Maloney says that the automaker is expecting a “fairly significant leap” with its next-generation XC90, which is due to hit dealers in a little [...]
This past weekend Tumblr President John Maloney resigned. The news comes only a few weeks after the über-popular, yet utterly profitless, image-heavy blogging platform announced that it would begin selling ads. This news does not come as a complete surprise. Show More Summary