Ars Technica Acquired

By Deane Barker on May 19, 2008

Ars Technica acquired by Condé Nast: the low-down: Very cool. Good for them.

Once we realized that an acquisition would be the quickest way to accelerate the growth of Ars, the question turned to who the best possible partner could be. Respect for our community and our stewardship of the website was of utmost importance, and Condé Nast could offer both.