Cliff Kuang (@cliffkuang) has joined Wired (@wired) as a senior editor covering design. He has been a freelance writer since 2008 and will continue to do freelance work covering art, culture and technology. For additional information, call 415-276-5000.
Ron Seely has left the Wisconsin State Journal (@WiStateJournal), where he served as a reporter covering the environment and science. A replacement has not yet been named. For additional information, call 608-252-6100.
The Sky & Telescope News Blog covers science, aerospace engineering and astronomy news. To learn more, visit www.skyandtelescope.com.
Liz Heron (@lheron) was named emerging media editor at The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) and Dow Jones Newswires. She was previously the social media editor for the paper since joining them in April 2012. Additionally, Neal Mann (@fieldproducer) was promoted to editor, multimedia innovations at The Wall Street Journal. He previously served as social media editor for the paper. For more information, call 212-416-2000.
Tim Peterson joined Advertising Age as a digital technology reporter. Prior to that, he served as a staff writer for Adweek: The Voice of Media since January 2012. Peterson is available on Twitter at @petersontee. For more information, call 415-538-0200.
Jon Robinson has left ESPN.com, where he served as the site's gaming columnist based in California. Before joining ESPN, he was editor in chief of IGN Sports. He has also worked as associate editor for GamePro and deputy editor in chief for Incite Video Games. For further details, call 860-766-2000.
Joshua Brustein (@joshuabrustein) has left his post at The New York Times, where he served as a senior website producer covering business and technology. He now serves as technology writer at Bloomberg Businessweek. A replacement at the Times has not yet been named. For further information, call 212-318-2000.
Walter Pacheco has left his post at the Orlando Sentinel (@orlandosentinel), where he served as a technology reporter covering the technology industry, consumer electronics and social media. A replacement has not yet been named. For additional information, call 407-420-5000.
Brian Mossop (@bmossop) has been named as editorial director at Inside Network, which includes blogs Inside Facebook, Inside Mobile Apps, Inside Social Games, AllTwitter, AllFacebook and SocialTimes. He previously was with Wired as community editor. Visit www.insidenetwork.com for further details.
Ben Raines is no longer a reporter at the Mobile-Press Register in Mobile, Ala. where he was covering the environment, science and conservation beat. No replacement has been announced. Call 251-433-1551 for more information.
Infopackets is a technology blog that provides original, fresh coverage of Microsoft Windows, the Internet and free software. Visit www.infopackets.com to find out more.
Gizmodo (@Gizmodo) announced that Geoff Manaugh will join the site as editor in chief in September 2013. He is currently contributing to BLDGBLOG and previously served as a senior editor for Dwell. Additionally, Adam Clark Estes (@adamclarkestes) has joined Gizmodo as a senior writer. He comes from VICE where he was an associate editor since June 2012. Lastly, Matt Novak's blog Paleofuture (@paleofuture), which examines historical perspectives and predictions on the future, is now hosted on Gizmodo.com. For more information, call 832-449-8477.
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