News Corp. CIO Dave Benson Out

News Corp. CIO Dave Benson, who’d had occupied the top tech job at Rupert Murdoch’s media conglomerate since 2003, is out. A tipster tells us he was fired, and that other members of his team are out as well; a News Corp. source tells us that for official purposes, the company is going to say he “has resigned to pursue other interests.” No replacement has been named.

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