College Media News

Breaking: Palestra.net buys Uwire.com

Palestra.net, an online college news network, has purchased UWire.com from CBS. More details will be coming soon.

The integration of two different models of news distribution is of primary interest. UWire functions a lot like an Associated Press for college news orgs. Palestra.net has been operating outside the traditional college media sphere. Stay tuned. There’s supposed to be a press release coming out soon. Ben French is staying with CBS as VP for strategy and product development for cbsnews.com.