Jon Steinsapir was recently quoted in Ryan Faughnder’s Los Angeles Times article “Gawker.com will shut down next week,” which discusses Univision’s decision to close down the site after being the winning bidder in the bankruptcy auction for Gawker Media. According to Jon, the surprising move suggests that Univision’s real interest lied in Gawker.com’s growing sister sites, Gizmodo and Kotaku.
“It makes you wonder: What are they buying?” said Jon. “It’s puzzling. They obviously didn’t feel the value was in the Gawker website.”
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