Michael Arrington defended his decision with the quote, “News is what somebody somewhere wants to suppress; all the rest is advertising.” So far, he's started with a "softball" leak about plans for a Twitter reality show. But Silicon Alley Insider has already published slides revealing Twitter's growth strategy.
Meanwhile, Twitter is handling the entire firestorm still reportedly without a PR agency. Will this crisis finally change all of that? We're working on an analysis about this right now. If you have some thoughts, send me an e-mail at aarti.shah at prweek.com