Slashdot Launches SlashdotTVBy: Mike Fossum - March 28, 2012
Slashdot, the tech-related news site owned by Geeknet, Inc., announced today the launch of SlashdotTV, its first dedicated business-to-business technology video channel.
SlashdotTV offers access to a wide library of video content surrounding its highly engaged community of IT influencers. Users can browse content grouped by a number of criteria – title, subject, popularity and featured videos picked by SlashdotTV moderators.
Geeknet Media Vice President and Editor-in-Chief Stephen Wellman states that “SlashdotTV represents an evolution of the Slashdot site experience.” He adds, “since first launching video in January this year, we have seen tremendous growth in the numbers of video views and engagement. The launch of SlashdotTV gives our readers a deeper way to engage with the tech news stories and a great complement to our existing social commenting experience.”
Slashdot is the first and leading social media destination for
technology professionals and IT decision makers. Slashdot’s highly
engaged community of IT influencers share and socialize hundreds of
pieces of content every day, including news, analysis, peer questions,
and professional insight. Slashdot is a website of Geeknet Media, a
wholly owned subsidiary of Geeknet Inc. (Nasdaq:GKNT).
Hat tip to Geeknet Inc.