News Corp. Shutters Knewz Aggregator

News Corp. shuttered its the aggregation site Knewz today, just 18 months after its launch. Users who navigated to the site found an announcement declaring, “Knewz is no more.”

News Corp. Goes Live With Its Knewz Site To Fend Off Google

News Corp. Readies News App

The Wall Street Journal reports that News Corp is developing a news-aggregation service,, meant to address concerns that Google News and other digital platforms don’t reward publishers’ work adequately and play down articles from certain types of sites. Journal subscribers can read the full story here.