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The blog consolidation continues with Mail.com Media’s acquisition of The Boy Genius Report, a top-visited mobile site known for digging up big scoops — while also remaining mysteriously hush-hush about the website owner’s identity.
Along with the sale, Boy Genius revealed his name and story on how he got here: Jonathan Geller, an early-20s gadget fanatic, who owned his first cellphone at at 10, began writing for Engadget at 17 and started his own site back in 2006. Since then, he’s built a mini-media empire that gets roughly one million page views a month and is considered one of the top 50 most influential content sites across all categories.
Mail.com Media has a network of media sites, including Nikki Finke