Truth be told. Joey Alarilla’s latest Infotech column on INQUIRER.net, the online news website of the Philippine Daily Inquirer, reveals what really happened. Or what is the real story. Excerpt:
AS you might expect, in recent months every time I or another INQUIRER.net editor or reporter attends a press conference, people usually ask us what’s happened to INQ7.net and why INQUIRER.net has been reborn. The questions we encounter include: “Is INQ7.net dead?” “Nag-divorce na ba ang Inquirer at GMA 7?” “Will the website now be folded back and INQ7 employees absorbed by the Philippine Daily Inquirer?” and “Hey, do you guys still have a job?”
I think a number of rumors have been running around, and people have been speculating — some out of genuine curiosity and concern, others less innocently — about the fate of INQ7.net. So here’s the chance to set the record straight, officially, in our own site.