Is Evan Williams’ Medium really that important? (Medium Part 2)

Every social media platform seems to have a moment when it becomes important for more than just sharing cat videos. For blogging platform Medium, 2016 was that moment. Between 2015 and 2016, Medium became the site of a spat between the New York Times ...

Medium: Read all those TED talks you have no time to listen to (Medium Part 1)

Evan Williams is ready to take the Internet by storm with his third web publishing idea. Photo by Joi Ito.

Evan Williams is ready to take the Internet by storm with his third web publishing idea. (Photo by Joi Ito.)

A State of the Union address, a spat between a media giant and an online retailer and a detailed complaint to a successful San Francisco start-up. What do these three things have in common? They were all published on Medium, a social media platform ...