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Backchannel Is Moving to Wired
Jessi Hempel

I like Backchannel. But the motive alone is proof that creating a brand in other people’s platform must always be something temporary. This is why the New York Times has its own video section (, instead of relying on Youtube (although they use Youtube to repost content).

And I really like your newsletter. I already read Wired’s newsletter, so I believe this will be truly awesome.

Hope you guys all the best.