With Bill Simmons, Medium underlines its platform focus

by Lucia Moses
Word came this week that Bill Simmons was bringing his new publishing venture to Medium, and it was hailed as a reboot for Simmons after his highly publicized split from ESPN’s Grantland. But it also represents an ongoing reboot for Medium, too. Medium started in 2012 as a blogging platform. Two years ago, the platform was trying hard to be a publisher, going around hiring hea ...Read the full article