Peter Thiel is trying to acquire what’s left of Gawker

Peter Thiel has made an offer for Gawker, hoping to overcome legal hurdles and rival bidders for the online news site the Silicon Valley billionaire helped shutter by funding litigation against it, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Gawker, which has been inactive for more than a

Peter Thiel is trying to acquire what’s left of Gawker

Peter Thiel has made an offer for Gawker, hoping to overcome legal hurdles and rival bidders for the online news site the Silicon Valley billionaire helped shutter by funding litigation against it, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Gawker, which has been inactive for more than a

Peter Thiel may be looking to buy Gawker

Venture capitalist Peter Thiel may be looking to buy online news site Gawker.com, BuzzFeed said Wednesday. Thiel’s lawyers have objected to the currently ongoing sale process of Gawker.com, saying that he has been prohibited unreasonably from bidding for the website’s assets, the internet media company reported, citing a federal