The news business needs multiple revenue streams.

We started Distributed Media Lab with a goal to establish a new economic framework to support quality original journalism on the open web. We recognized that multiple business models would be part of a broader economic framework, so we set out to build a platform that...

Distributed Media Lab acquires Wundervue

We are excited to announce the acquisition of Wundervue, a content product & services agency for publishers and brands. Harnessing the unique syndication qualities of the AMP framework, DML empowers publishers and expands their market opportunity with greater...

Quality not clickbait; Engagement not exit

Early Spring in 2010, a series of stories launched in the Los Angeles Times. Set in Bell California, a small corner of LA County, the Times began reporting a city hall corruption story and the scandal would ultimately send the City Administrator to prison for 12...

Building a more robust and decentralized open web.

Twenty nine years ago, Tim Berners-Lee started something new.  He wanted to enable sharing documents between computers across the internet.  Using HTTP and HTML, Berners-Lee laid the foundation for a revolution that would impact all industries, economies and...