Three views on the future of media startups – TechCrunch
The Equity crew this week chewed through a trio of media stories, each dealing with private companies and their successes. The paper also broke news that Morning Brew might exit to Business Insider for a hefty $75 million potential payout. It’s always fun to celebrate other journalists finding success in different ways, and this week felt like a moment for the media news landscape. Because the topic is so near to our hearts, for better or worse, we’re fitting our broader thoughts into this post about the future of media. So this weekend let’s pause for a minute to ruminate on the upstart media world, a place where too often private capital and media economics have had a falling out.