LWN.Net Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

LWN.Net General Information


Developer of an online resource and authority for news and information about LINUX products, distributions, and developments. The company's portal provides a constantly-updated news ticker, complete and concise weekly summaries, LINUX investor information, book reviews, and the all-important Linux Penguin Gallery.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • Boulder, CO
  • United States

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LWN.Net Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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LWN.Net Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jonathan Corbet Co-Founder & Executive Editor
Rebecca Sobol Co-Founder & Technical Editor
Elizabeth Coolbaugh Co-Founder
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